How to Explore Canal Street in New Smyrna

Whether you’re looking for great restaurants, fun boutiques and shopping opportunities, local artwork, or unique special events, you’ll find it on Canal Street in New Smyrna. This historic district near our inn is the perfect place to go for food, fun, and entertainment during a beach vacation with us. Canal Street in New Smyrna is full of local color and unique things to discover. Here are our recommendations of how to spend a day in the area!

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Shop for Local Art and Unique Gifts

Canal Street has quickly become the center of local shopping opportunities that you don’t want to miss. You’ll find a wide variety of unique gifts, art galleries, fun boutiques, specialty shops, and more! Window shopping on Canal Street is often a favorite pastime of many New Smyrna Beach visitors, and one of the best places to visit is The Hub on Canal. This art gallery and studios is a part of the Atlantic Center for the Arts and offers visitors and locals a wide variety of local art to discover.

Enjoy a Delicious Meal

When you need a break from wandering through the Canal Street shops, stop in at the nearby restaurants for a little bit of rest and relaxation. New Smyrna Beach is filled with a variety of wonderful places to enjoy a delicious meal. And on Canal Street, you’ll find plenty of great dining options to suit any palate and every craving. With everything from sandwich shops to fine dining, you’ll find the perfect meal at several great Canal Street NSB restaurants.

Hit the Town for a Night Out

After you enjoy a delicious meal on Canal Street, stick around for a fun night out! Some of the best bars in New Smyrna Beach are conveniently located near one another on Canal Street. While you’ll find plenty of great options just steps from our inn and on Flagler Avenue in New Smyrna Beach, you’ll also have your choice of many great places on Canal Street. Whether you’re looking for a rambunctious Irish pub or a laid back wine bar, you’ll find it on Canal Street.

Attend a Special Event

Canal Street in New Smyrna Beach hosts a wide variety of fun events throughout the year. When planning a vacation to our area, check the local calendar of events to see if there are any great things to attend during your stay. Some of the most popular Canal Street in New Smyrna Beach events include:

  • Canal Street Craft Beer Walk on the first Saturday of every month
  • The Art Stroll, which is also on the first Saturday of every month
  • The New Smyrna Beach Farmers Market, every Saturday morning, rain or shine
  • The Canal Street Cruise, which takes place the second Saturday of every month. It’s one of the biggest classic car shows in the southeast!
  • Christmas on Canal which includes a bed and breakfast tour, holiday markets, Christmas parades, and more!
  • Blocktoberfest on Canal Street held in October each year

Explore Canal Street in New Smyrna Beach and Stay with Us!

Wandering around Canal Street in New Smyrna Beach is easy when you stay with us at the Night Swan Intracoastal Bed and Breakfast! Just 8 minutes from the Canal Street Historic District, our inn is conveniently located near the best things to do in the area. After a gourmet breakfast at our inn, you’ll love spending the day exploring NSB.

Then, you can return home to comfortable and welcoming accommodations that feature all the amenities and extras you’re looking for in a home-away-from-home. Browse our guestrooms today to learn more about the Night Swan. Then, book your next stay with us! We can’t wait to welcome you in New Smyrna Beach.

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