The huge rebound in tourism continued in May in Volusia County with bed tax collections up 120.71% from May 2020.
But it’s not just tourism as the Ocean Center continued to fill up through the month with events like the National Drill Team Championships and the Florida Gymnastics Championships, helping push bed tax collection up 51.8% from May 2019.
With the trucks event in June, the growth in tourism will continue, although that’s one special event we may not see again.
With all that, we’ll probably see quite a bit of hotel construction. I managed to come up with a list of hotels that are either under construction, redevelopments or under development, but I may have missed some.
Daytona Beach: Ascend-Choice Suites, Burgoyne Downtown, Daytona Grand Resort, Marriott Renaissance; Daytona Beach…