Annual Special Events

Upcoming City Events

*Please keep in mind that staff starts coordinating City events approximately 90 days prior to the event date and NOT before.


The City of Deltona will host its 16th Annual Halloween Spooktacular Event on October 26 & 27, 2018 from 6:00-10:00pm.  This is a great event that brings together the entire community, so come join in the fun or volunteer your time to dress up in costume, etc.   

For the last 15 years, the City of Deltona has been hosting this FREE event for the children and families of our community to give our younger children and teens a safe alternative to traditional trick or treating.  The event is held at Dewey O. Boster Sports Complex and includes the haunted trail, hayrides, inflatables, treats and contests. A variety of food vendors will also be there with some of your favorites. 

Each year staff from several departments and numerous volunteers help set-up, decorate and work the event.  We sincerely appreciate everyone's continued support of this event.  In the past, estimated attendance for this event has been over 10,000 and the event continues to grow every year.

For more information on the event, please call (386) 878-8900.

Halloween Application



The City of Deltona will host its 6th Annual Deltona Arts and Crafts Festival at City Hall on Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The event will offer families an opportunity to browse and purchase quality hand-crafted items just in time for the holidays.  Indoor vendor space is limited if you are interested in being a vendor.

For more information on the event, please call (386) 878-8900.

Application for Arts & Craft


The Deltona Fire Department will hosts their Annual Open House at Fire Station 65, 2983 Howland Blvd. on November 4, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. There are fire demonstrations, police demonstrations, vendors, face painting, games, BBQ, raffles, food and a 5K run.

For more information on the event, call the Deltona Fire Department at 386-575-6901.


The City of Deltona will host its annual Santa's North Pole event on December 8 & 9, 2018 at City Hall in the Commission Chambers from 2:00-6:00 p.m.  where a large display of decorated Christmas trees can be seen and provides for lots of photo opportunities.  Craft is provided to entertain the children as they wait to meet and take their photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  


The City of Deltona will host its Annual Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. on Deltona Blvd.  This year's theme is A HEROES CHRISTMAS, HONORING OUR TROOPS & VETERANS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!  Please come celebrate and be a part of the many marching bands, local businesses, clubs and more as we get together to show how Deltona has the true holiday spirit of giving!  Parade entrants are asked to donate unwrapped toys and items for the Military Care Packages.   Toys will be given back to the community and Military Care items will be donated to the USO in Orlando. We are looking forward to hosting what could be the City's biggest toy drive and Military Care Package ever!  Come celebrate the season with Deltona!

For more information on the event, please call Emma Santiago at 386-575-6906 or email deltonaparade      

Parade Application


The City of Deltona's Parks & Recreation Department invites fidos and felines to attend the annual Wags N Whiskers Pet Fest on Saturday March 3, 2018 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at the Keysville Dog Park, 2461 Keysville Avenue, Deltona.

The pet festival includes free stuff and of course low cost pet vaccinations - $6 rabies, $9 cat & dog distemper, $15 kennel cough/bordetella, $15 feline leukemia, $5 worming treatments.  Tape worm treatment is also available but the price is determined by the weight of the pet.  The City partners with organizations like PETCO and H.E.L.P. Animals, Inc. to bring Wags 'n' Whiskers to the public.  

For more information on the event, call (386) 878-8900


The City of Deltona's Parks & Recreation Department hosts an annual EGGstravaganza event with the largest egg hunt containing over 30,000 eggs. The event takes place annually the Saturday before Easter weekend on Saturday, March 24, 2018 and begins promptly at 10:00 a.m. at the Dewey O. Boster Sports Complex, 1200 Saxon Blvd. (Parents: DON’T BE LATE.) Our Bunny starts the activities on time! EGGstravaganza is the fastest annual event conducted by the City.  The egg “hunting” typically lasts just over 10 minutes and the festivities and entertainment continue until noon keeping all the kids interested.

The egg hunting is for children ages 2 to 10.  “Hunters” will be divided into three age categories and should bring their own baskets for gathering eggs.  Eggs will be loaded with candy and some will be specially marked for prizes.  Mr. Bunny will be available for picture time after all the eggs have been found, so parents bring your cameras.  Walgreens will also be on site for photo opportunities.

For information on the event, call (386) 878-8900.


The City of Deltona's Parks & Recreation Department celebrates Arbor Day on the last Friday in April at City Hall in the courtyard from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  This event is designed to encourage residents to go green by planting shrubs and trees and educating them on the importance tees play in our local environment.  The City purchases trees/shrubs from local area nurseries and offer one (1) tree, plant or shrub per family to Deltona residents only.  Free popcorn and lemonade is also available while you wait for your number to be called.   

For more information on the event, call (386) 878-8900.


The City of Deltona's Parks & Recreation Department hosts an annual one day event on Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 10:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m. designed to provide opportunities for all Deltona residents to educate themselves on health and wellness related resources available to them both in and around Deltona.  The expo emphasizes improved wellness and overall health for the entire family including children, young adults, moms, dads and seniors.  Vendors from health care providers, wellness organizations, financial and retirement advisors and government liaisons are on hand to answer questions.  Free massages, blood pressure checks and hearing screenings are usually available.

For more information on the event, call (386) 878-8900.


The City of Deltona hosts an Annual Fireworks Extravaganza on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.  The event begins at 6:00pm at the Dewey O. Boster Sportsplex. The 20 minute fireworks display starts at 9:15 p.m. and the event will conclude at 10:00 p.m. There will be live music, entertainment, games, food and a whole lot of fun. The City provides complementary shuttle bus service from the Deltona City Hall to the Dewey O. Boster Sportsplex with the last bus to the Fireworks Extravaganza scheduled to leave City Hall at 8:45 p.m.

At the end of the Fireworks display, all traffic exits the park onto Saxon Blvd. and will be "right turn only", heading east towards Providence Blvd.   For more information on the event, please call (386) 878-8900.


The City of Deltona hosts its 4th Annual Festival of Nations event on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the Dewey O. Boster Sports Complex.  If you are involved with an organization that represents a country through dance, performance or other art form, the City of Deltona would love for you to be involved in this new event.  

We are also looking for food vendors with authentic foods specific to their country's tastes and flavors.  Please submit your application for consideration by downloading the forms below and following the instructions or picking them up at City Hall in the Parks & Recreation Department.

For more information please contact, Marlene Brown 386-878-8900.


The City of Deltona's Parks & Recreation Department invites skateboarders of all ages to Deltona to test their skills against other skateboarding enthusiasts in April at the Lake Butler Skate Park, 301 Courtland Blvd.  Some past event sponsors include the 108 Skate Shop, Mud, Sweat and Gears Bike Shop and Blooze Skateboards.  The competition will be separated into the following age groups: children ages 9 and younger, ages 10 to 15 and ages 16 and older. Participants will be required to register and pay a registration fee. Participants in each age group will have the opportunity to earn first, second and third place honors.  

For information on the event, call (386) 878-8920.


The City of Deltona and the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office will host National Night Out annually at City Hall in the Courtyard.   National Night Out (NNO) is an opportunity for Deltona's community to get to know law enforcement officers and others that work to make our community a safer place.  NNO also encourages crime and drug prevention awareness and generates local support for and participation in, local anti-crime programs.  At the event you are likely to see demonstrations by the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office’s K-9, Motors and SWAT teams and the Deltona Fire Department.

Additionally, different companies and organizations operate booths with information for families, residents and businesses.  These venues help create support for local anti-crime programs, and police-community partnerships.  The ultimate message: Deltona residents are organized and fighting back against crime.

National Night Out was introduced in 1984, by the National Association of Town Watch, a non-profit crime prevention organization.   

For more information on the event, call the Volusia County Sheriff's Office at (386) 860-7030.