Welcome to Our City!

DeLand, with 30,000 plus residents, is centrally located between the Orlando attractions to the southwest and the Atlantic beaches on the northeast. It is noted as a thriving city distinct in its history as well as what it has to offer visitors. With interesting and definitely unique retail shops—no run of the mill here; award winning eateries—from Zagat rated to eclectic wine, microbrew and sports bars; to a good collection of artistic and cultural venues—from first-class music, community theater and various museums, The city’s assets belie its physical size. From stories in the media to online travel sites, DeLand is recognized as an exciting travel destination or possibly even a place to spend a lifetime. So, we invite you to “Discover DeLand” at www.discoverdeland.org.

Our Stories
Win Big at the Fall Festival of the Arts!
Visit us during the Fall Festival of the Arts on Saturday, November 19 or Sunday November 20 and win big! We will be located at the Information booth at New York and Woodland and winning couldn’t be easier. Look the five choices over and choose the one that suits your best. Sign up and win a choice of three weekend packages, all of which include dinner for two, lodging for one night and a variety of entertainment options. Read More
Aquatics Gems Project brings awareness to the Florida Water Crisis
Through video and photographic imagery, the Aquatic Gems Project came to life early 2015 to celebrate and highlight the extraordinary beauty of local water resources. Read More
Barberville Pioneer Settlement: A Visit to the Past
Are you interested in escaping the hustle and bustle of modern life for a simple, pleasant family experience? If you’re in DeLand, such an experience is just a quick car ride away! The Barberville Pioneer Settlement is an immersive historical village and museum that provides visitors with a chance to experience life like it was in 19th and 20th century Florida settlements. Read More
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