MINI Beach Weekend


MINI Beach WeekendSunshine MINIs invites you to the first MINI Beach Weekend! The three-day weekend will feature several MINI-related events, drives, meals, and a relaxing weekend at the beach. The event will take place in the Fall when the weather should be perfect for motoring and enjoying the outdoors.


Where: Daytona Beach


When: October 1-3, 2021


We have several official events planned but you will also have time to explore the area or enjoy the beach on your own schedule.


Download the MINI Beach Weekend Event Guide.



Schedule of Events


Friday, October 1:


12:00 - 2:00 pm Suggested lunches for early arrivals: Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery, 4 Rivers Smokehouse, and P.F. Chang's. Or organize your own lunch!


"MINIs at the Museum" Car Show at the Cici and Hyatt Brown Museum of Art (at the Museum of Arts and Sciences) with prizes. There will be a cash bar and a food truck. Plus, raffle prizes. Spectators are free and welcome.


2:00 pm Arrive and park and shine

3:00 - 5:00 pm Car show judging

4:00 - 7:00 pm Tango 01 food truck open

4:00 - 8:00 pm Cash bar open

5:00 - 8:00 pm Visit the art museum for free


Tom Bush MINI


Thank you to Tom Bush MINI for providing MINI pens and several prizes! Visit



Saturday, October 2:


"Driver's Choice" Photo Scavenger Hunt Challenge to many scenic locations in Daytona Beach and surrounding areas.


10:00 am Driver rendezvous at Hilton Garden Inn

11:00 am - 5:00 pm Scavenger Hunt*


*Estimated drive time is 4+ hours but be careful and enjoy your MINI moments. Follow all posted speed limits.


5:00 - 7:00 pm Suggested dinners and visits to local breweries: Caribbean Jack's, Ocean Deck, Red Pig Brewery, Ormond Brewing. Or organize your own dinner!


7:00 pm Deadline to submit photos



Sunday, October 3:


7:30 am - 9:30 am Suggested coffee and brunch at Red Pig Brewery. Purchase coffee by East Wind Coffee and food from Tango 01.


10:00 am Group photo at Daytona Playhouse


11:00 am - 1:00 pm "Motor-on" Farewell Lunch at Ormond Garage



Host Hotel


Hilton Garden Inn Daytona Beach Oceanfront


The Hilton is the primary host hotel and is located at 2560 N Atlantic Ave, Daytona Beach FL 32118.




Phone Reservations: 1-800-HILTONS (Ask for Florida resident pricing)



Event Registration


Registration is $10 per person. Registration will be available at the Car Show (cash only). Spectators are free!


Registration has closed.