Summer Fun for Plantation Bay Dog Owners

Summer Fun for Plantation Bay Dog Owners - summer dog

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Plantation Bay is a dog owner’s paradise that is filled with lots of room for your dog to roam and play, but the dog-friendly fun isn’t isolated to just the Plantation Bay community! There are dog parks and dog-friendly restaurants located throughout the entire Ormond Beach area.

Whether you are looking for a great local park to get your dog some exercise or a local restaurant that won’t mind you bringing a four-legged companion, there are plenty of options to pick from in and around Plantation Bay. Here are some resident favorites: Read More »

Exploring the City of Ormond Beach Website

Exploring the City of Ormond Beach Website - ormondbeachdotorg

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One of the most undervalued resources available to Plantation Bay residents is the city of Ormond Beach’s website, which is absolutely loaded with information.

When I speak with people about how to choose the best area in which to move, I always tell them to visit the website of the local government to see what they can learn and ask themselves a few questions. By the looks of things, are they up-to-date technologically? Does the local government seem prepared to manage the growth their area may be experiencing? Read More »

Ultimate Plantation Bay Golf Cart Guide

Ultimate Plantation Bay Golf Cart Guide - pb cart guide

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One of the best things about living in a country club community like Plantation Bay is that you can leave your car at home and use your golf cart to get wherever it is you want to go within the community.

In fact, about 50% of all Plantation Bay residents have their own cart.

In this guide we’ll give you the answers to some of the frequently asked golf cart questions we get from new Plantation Bay residents. Read More »

Ormond Beach Nurseries and Garden Centers

Ormond Beach Nurseries and Garden Centers - landscaping flowers

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Everyone knows that April showers bring May flowers, and now that May is here, it’s time to get to work on those flowers!

The beginning of May through Memorial Day is high season for all flower and garden enthusiasts, which makes now the perfect time to get to work on yours.

Whether you have a green thumb and an elaborate garden to match or just want a few pots of flowers to set on your deck, there are quite a few local nurseries and garden supply stores that can help you with whatever you need. Read More »

May Activities and Events at Plantation Bay

May Activities and Events at Plantation Bay - may flowers

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The month of May has arrived, and the warmer weather has come along with it. The season for cookouts, golf, and sunbathing is here! From Mother’s Day to Memorial Day, the entire month is packed with activities for Plantation Bay residents.

Here are some of the big events that are already in the works for the month of May: Read More »

Ormond Beach Dining Guide: Mexican Restaurants

Ormond Beach Dining Guide: Mexican Restaurants - ormond beach mexican food

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Ormond Beach has no shortage of great restaurants. But where do you go when you want to find authentic Mexican food in Ormond?

Whether you’re in the mood for an authentic Mexican feast or just want to enjoy a great margarita to unwind, here are some of the best Mexican restaurants in the Ormond Beach area. Read More »

Local Landmark: The Ormond Scenic Loop

Local Landmark: The Ormond Scenic Loop - loop photo

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The Ormond Scenic Loop & Trail, which locals refer to simply as “The Loop,” is a double loop of roadways that runs from Ormond Beach almost all the way up to Flagler Beach.

The Loop includes stretches of Ocean Shore Boulevard, John Anderson Drive, Old Dixie Highway, and North Beach Street. This gives visitors access to great Florida beaches on the Atlantic Ocean, three different state parks that all offer something unique to experience, and all of the historic beauty of Ormond Beach. Read More »

Plantation Bay Foodie? Check out Flagler Restaurant Week

Plantation Bay Foodie? Check out Flagler Restaurant Week - shrimp pasta

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One of the great things about living in Plantation Bay is that we are perfectly situated to take advantage of the very best BOTH Volusia and Flagler Counties have to offer.

Flagler County is known for having an outstanding collection of great restaurants and creative chefs. In an effort to celebrate and promote all of the restaurants that contribute to the county’s dining environment, the Flagler County Chamber of Commerce is currently promoting Flagler Restaurant Week. Read More »

It’s BBQ Season in Plantation Bay

It's BBQ Season in Plantation Bay - grillin

The fantastic weather in Florida makes it possible to have a great BBQ year-round, but there is still something about the late-spring through summer months that seems to make that idea even more appealing. Holidays like Memorial Day and the Fourth of July practically beg you to break out the grill, and many residents of Read More »

Plantation Bay Summer Tennis and Swim Camp

Plantation Bay Summer Tennis and Swim Camp - junior tennis

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The summer months are right around the corner, which means that plans are already in the works for this year’s youth Summer Tennis and Swim Camp! This camp has become one of the most popular events of the summer for many of our younger residents.

Not only is the camp a great summer activity for local children to participate in, it also provides a way to teach them how to properly use all of the first-class facilities here at Plantation Bay. Read More »