Daytona Rising – A Happy Hour for the Ages

Daytona Rising is the new development that Daytona Beach International Speedway just completed. They installed a massive complex that has every entertainment you can possibly imagine. Their tent area has become quite that happy hour party during race week. They serve great food and every alcohol you can imagine. They literally bring in truckloads of beer for that event each year. So you can’t go wrong at this happy hour which happens only twice each year, as they have great food in great drink for you in all of your friends.

The complex itself is really amazing and they spent more than $40,000,000 on the upgrades. It is also a very green construction build, as there are all kinds of energy efficient upgrades throughout the complex. They have solar applications all over the building and all over the stadium to make the entire facility more energy efficient. Their Daytona Beach, FL solar panels are all over the top of the stadium, and you can clearly see that they made the massive investment in solar technology. I would not be surprised if the entire facility is off the grid. It is becoming more and more common to see solar panels Daytona Beach all around the facility, from very large panels to very small panels.

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Hyde Park Happy Hour

happy-hour-drinksHyde Park is one of the nice is restaurant-bars in Volusia county. The steaks there are amazing, and it has an outstanding wine list. It also has one of the finest bars I have ever seen. It is so elegant and so refined, and is right on the beach overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. We went there for our anniversary last summer and spent over $100 at the bar between fine wine and delicious appetizers.

The bar is a refined oak with a beautiful painting mural that reminds you of yesteryear. It just has a look and feel of a timeless place where you just feel very comfortable and really enjoy yourself. It is also a very happening local spot we will likely see many friends from the community. It’s a great place to hang out on a Friday evening and catch up on the week’s events. They have the fireball shot which has become very popular as a whiskey drink. Just don’t drink too many because you will definitely feel it the next day.

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