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Historic Oakdale Cemetery Walk: ‘Building the Athens of Florida’
October 7, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
One event on October 8, 2022 at 5:00 pm
Walk through history with experienced West Volusia Historical Society re-enactors, and hear the stories of prominent figures in the development of DeLand. These courageous and enterprising men and women helped bring Henry DeLand’s vision to life, sustaining its oft-heard claim to be “The Athens of Florida,” a beautifully designed town offering social, educational and religious opportunities to its residents. Tickets: $15 for WVHS members; $20 for nonmembers. Advance reservations required; call 386-740-6813.