Christmas Parade Snapshots: Daytona, New Smyrna & Port Orange

2015 Daytona Beach Boat Parade / Headline Surfer®
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Check out this beautiful scene setter from the Daytona Beach Boat Parade.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- It's that time of year again when when several coastal cities in Volusia County hold Christmas Parades. And Headline Surfer® presents snapshots from its social media network of friends from these festive parades over the weekend in Daytona Beach, New Smyrna Beach and Port Orange.


Two girls watch Port Orange Christmas Parade / Headline Surfer®Jeses float in Port Orange Christmads Parade / Headline Surfer®

 Port Orange Parade features marching bands / Headline Surfer®New Smyrna Beach Christmas Parade / Headline Surfer®

Myron Hammond's large tow truck returns to garage after New Smyrna Beach Christmas Parade / Headline Surfer®

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Top Row: Two little girls show off their Christmas shirts and there's a float featuring Jesus Christ from the Port Orange Christmas Parade.
Second Row: The Spruce Creek High School Marching Band is part of the Port Orange Christmas Parade. S
Third Row: The New Smyrna Beach Christmas Parade works its way down from the beachside to Canal Street.
Fourth Row: The large tow truck returns to Myron Hammond's Edgewater Towing after taking part in the NSB parade. 
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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.