Have a Good Plan

So much to do, so little time. 

Planning to visit Florida’s Space Coast? A Space Coast Vacation Planner will guide you to make every moment count. The Vacation Planner is extremely useful for running through all of the options for attractions, activities, lodging, dining and more. Plus, our blog is updated monthly with the latest happenings taking place. 

Here's the top 20 reasons why you should visit Florida's Space Coast:

  1. 72 miles of pristine Atlantic coast beaches
     
  2. More live rocket launches than ever before
     
  3. Port Canaveral; one of the largest cruise ports in the world
     
  4. Brevard Zoo - the only zoo in North America that allows you to kayak next to animal exhibits
     
  5. Home of America's Space Program & Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
     
  6. Port Canaveral; one of the largest cruise ports in the world
     
  7. 20,000 acres of freshwater rivers to explore
     
  8. Florida’s largest sea turtle habitat 
     
  9. The closest beach to Orlando's theme parks
     
  10. Legendary Cocoa Beach, the East Coast surfing capital
     
  11. The Indian River Lagoon, the most diverse ecosystem in this hemisphere
     
  12. Home to eight craft breweries
     
  13. Some of Florida’s best championship golf courses
     
  14. World class fresh, brackish and salt water fishing
     
  15. Offshore gaming on Victory Casino Cruises
     
  16. Five historic downtown districts with shopping, dining and entertainment
     
  17. One-of-a-kind Ron Jon Surf Shop
     
  18. USSSA Space Coast Complex, a multi-sports facility in Viera
     
  19. Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge - 140,000 acres providing habitat for more than 1,500 species of animals
     
  20. Nighttime kayaking through bioluminescent organisms
Events
Jul 3
Port Canaveral, Cocoa Village, Cocoa Beach
Cocoa Beach Fireworks July 3, 2019

Smoke on the Water & Fire in the Sky will light up the skies over Florida's Space Coast with red, white…

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Jul 12
Cape Canaveral
ULA Atlas V | AEHF 5 | Rocket Launch July 12, 2019

A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket will launch the fifth Advanced Extremely High Frequency…

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Jul 21
Cape Canaveral
SpaceX Falcon 9 | CRS 18 | Rocket Launch July 21, 2019

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the 20th Dragon spacecraft mission on its 18th operational cargo…

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Jul 25
Cape Canaveral
ULA Delta IV | GPS 3 SV02 | Rocket Launch July 25, 2019

**This launch date is only tentative and is subject to change** A United Launch…

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Nov 16
Melbourne
Downtown Melbourne Food & Wine Festival November 16, 2019

The Fourth Annual Downtown Melbourne Food & Wine Festival features sips and samples from your…

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Deals
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$28 Boarding Coupon Victory Casino Cruises

Call for reservations at 855-468-4286 and pay $28 for boarding, dining, $10 in qualified slot play, free…

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Fly, Stay and Cruise: Cocoa Beach Suites

Leave the worries about transportation to and from Port Canaveral behind with this Fly, Stay and Cruise…

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Fly, Stay and Cruise: Econo Lodge Cocoa Beach

Going on a cruise, then consider a pre- or post - stay at Econo Lodge Cocoa Beach! Their Snooze and Cruise…

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Fly, Stay and Cruise: Econolodge Hotel® Port Canaveral Area

Fly into the Orlando, Sanford, or Melbourne International Airport and shuttle transportation will pick you up…

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Fly, Stay and Cruise: Quality Inn & Suites Cocoa Beach

Make the boat on time with Quality Inn & Suites Cocoa Beach FLY, SNOOZE & CRUISE Package. This package…

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