Upcoming Special Events, Exhibits & Educational Programs
Pilgrim's Rest Cemetery Tour
October 7 & 8, 2022
5:30 PM and 7:00 PM
Pilgrim's Rest Cemetery
West Granada Blvd, Just East of Nova Rd
Dead men don’t tell tales, but their tombstones do! Enjoy the stories of local saints (and maybe a few sinners) on a guided tour. We will end the evening with a Civil War era cannon firing.
October 15, 2022
6:00 to 9:00 PM
Anderson-Price Memorial Building
42 N. Beach Street, Ormond Beach
It's time to dust off your lederhosen and dirndls and join us for our annual Oktoberfest! Come dance to the sounds of The Bavarians and enjoy a delicious German meal. Beer and wine will be available. Costumes aren't necessary but if you want to win the costume contest show up in your Oktoberfest best! Don't forget to try your hand at our 50/50 raffle!
Flavors of Fall Sip, Savor & Stroll
October 22, 2022
1:30 to 4:30 pm
Downtown West Granada Blvd
Join us for a fun day on Granada, strolling the boulevard for cocktails, food and fun! With your paid admission you are entitled to one free drink or small appetizer at each participating bar or restaurant. Other local businesses may offer discounts or special deals. Enjoy live music and try your hand at our poker walk! The event will start at the Anderson Price Memorial Building, 42 N. Beach Street, where you will receive your passport.
Participating businesses include:
31 Supper Club
Grind Gastropub and Kona Tiki Bar
Thank You, Florida Humanities!
Florida Humanities, the statewide, nonprofit affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), has awarded Ormond Beach Historical Society a $18,500 grant to help recover from the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. At the Ormond Beach Historical Society, we are very grateful to Florida Humanities for the American Rescue Plan grant. The grant will help us keep our staff positions, purchase essential technology, and to nurture the rich history and culture in Ormond Beach, so we can share and preserve it for generations to come.