Daytona Beach

Biketoberfest 2016 highlights

Days after Hurricane Matthew threw a costly punch at Daytona Beach, the city came together to welcome tens of thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts during its annual fall bike rally. The little brother of spring's Bike Week, Biketoberfest was slightly ...

Biketoberfest Rolls Into Post-Matthew Daytona

Looking at these images from Daytona Beach's Biketoberfest you'd never know a major hurricane rolled through just one week before the motorcycles rolled in. Despite some beachside hotels being closed because of storm damage, there was an enthusiastic...

For the Love of Cole Slaw (Wrestling)

On the outskirts of Daytona in a place called Samsula is a dive bar that's gained fame for what happens here during Biketoberfest and Bike Week, the area's two big annual motorcycle rallies. In a field behind the old Sopotnick's Cabbage Patch tavern...

Barberville Pioneer Settlement

This bridge tender's house (pictured below) was built in Astor in 1926 and is one of the last still in existence in Florida. The men who lived here over the years operated the bridge's swing span to allow boat traffic on the St. John's River to safel...

A Sad Reminder of Florida’s Past

During the early 1900s in Florida, prisoners were often leased to corporations for road work, timber harvesting and turpentining. Historians say the men were often chained together (photo below) and transported to work sites using convict cage wagons...

Daytona Bike Week 2016

Experience Daytona Beach's Main Street during Bike Week through this POV video recorded by OrangeRocketPost.com. The video was recorded entirely on an iPhone 6s. If you were there, relive the sights and sounds of the 75th annual spring ritual or star...