Welcome Sea Turtles!

It is a widely known fact (and something of which our residents are very proud) that New Smyrna Beach is the nesting destination of choice for three species of sea turtles, including the loggerhead, the green turtle and the leatherback.  What you may not know, however, is that the temperature of the sand on the beach determines the sex of sea turtle hatchlings. Warmer nest temperatures produce female sea turtles...

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The Art Lover’s Guide to New Smyrna Beach

Surfers come from miles around to catch great waves, sun worshipers delight in the fact that its majestic coastline is framed by some of the country’s most pristine beaches and everyone who visits is charmed by its rich history and enchanting streets reminiscent of a bygone era; but what you may not know about New Smyrna Beach is that it is also a cultural mecca bursting with art in every...

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Seasonal Events, Festivals and Fun in New Smyrna Beach You Can’t Miss!

Yes, of course New Smyrna Beach is a coastal gem brimming with rich history, laid-back surfer vibes and charming streets for strolling, dining and shopping, but is also simply bursting with seasonal festivities, entertaining festivals, tasty cookoffs, lively block parties and tons of other fun, unique and engaging events all year long. The following is a sampling of some of the annual (and other) events in New Smyrna Beach you...

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Relaxation and Wellness: Spa Days in New Smyrna Beach

There’s nothing like an oceanfront locale, with sea breezes, crystal clear waters and waves gently lapping its shores, to rejuvenate and lift your spirits; but if you want to take that peaceful calm sensation and relaxation to the next level, toss in a spa day. Without a doubt, New Smyrna Beach visitors will thoroughly enjoy beach days, dining waterside and strolling our historic streets, but it is also a place...

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New Smyrna Beach for Nature Lovers: Exploring the Great Outdoors

If you are a lover of nature, New Smyrna Beach is the crème de la crème when it comes to exploring… New Smyrna Beach may be famous for its miles of beautiful beaches, but you may be surprised to learn that it is also brimming with nature parks and hiking trails…some of which are, of course, in and around our most spectacular bodies of water and others can be found...

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A Photographer’s Paradise: Capturing the Beauty of New Smyrna Beach

When nature’s majesty is encapsulated so masterfully in one place, it is simply too tantalizing for a person in possession of an eye for beauty to resist…and that is what you will find in New Smyrna Beach. The sun glistening atop crystal clear waters, lush greenery, vibrant blooms, amazing and abundant wildlife in its natural habitat may top the list, but a photographer in search of a flawless shot will...

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The History of New Smyrna Beach: A Journey Through Time

Let’s start our story with the famous Turtle Mound along the coast of New Smyrna Beach, which is a centuries-old structure comprised of two acres over fifty feet high of oyster shells – thought to serve as a lookout for early detection of danger, protection against the elements and proven scientific evidence of Timucuan Indian habitation in New Smyrna Beach thousands of years BC. That is where we believe it...

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The Perks of Staying at The Inlet Condominiums

It’s rejuvenating qualities will saturate your senses…the sound of waves rhythmically lapping the shoreline, the tangy, salty scent of the sea, the feel of warm, sugary sand beneath your feet and breathtaking views that only the unique stretch of coastline embraced by the Florida’s Intracoastal Waterway and Atlantic Ocean can provide. There is nothing on earth like 257 Minorca Beach Way, New Smyrna Beach’s most prestigious address and home to...

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Local Cuisine Spotlight: Must Try Dishes and Where to Find Them in New Smyrna Beach

New Smyrna Beach may be a beachside gem with quaint historic streets and the vibrancy of lively Flagler Avenue, but it also offers numerous dining options to satisfy every discerning palate… The Garlic, on 3rd Avenue, is a place where you will enjoy the atmosphere as much as the meal. Enter under a vine covered arbor leading to indoor seating or an outdoor courtyard reminiscent of an Italian garden, draped...

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New Smyrna Beach Wildlife Watching: A Local’s Guide

Home to 17 miles of pristine shoreline, numerous parks and our country’s most diverse estuary, New Smyrna Beach is an oasis for wildlife and those who love to catch a glimpse of it. This writer happens to know from personal experience that a guided Turtle Mound River Tour excursion by boat is a wonderful way to enjoy close-up entertainment provided by a humorous, knowledgeable guide as well as playful dolphins...

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