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.

What may also help is a reminder of the top 20 reasons to 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
Aug 23
Cape Canaveral
SpaceX Falcon 9 - Telstar 18 Vantage - Rocket Launch August 23, 2018

**The launch date and time are tentative and subject to change** A SpaceX Falcon 9…

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Oct 4
Cape Canaveral
ULA Atlas V - AEHF 4 - Rocket Launch October 4, 2018

**Launch date and time is tentative and subject to change** A United Launch Alliance…

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Oct 15
Cape Canaveral
SpaceX Falcon 9 - GPS 3-01 - Rocket Launch October 15, 2018

**Launch date is only tentative and and has not been set yet; targeting October 2018** A…

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Oct 30
Various
SpaceX Falcon Heavy- STP-2 Rocket Launch October 30, 2018

**Launch date is only tentative; date is subject to change** A SpaceX Falcon Heavy…

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Nov 16
Cape Canaveral
SpaceX Falcon 9 - CRS 16 - Rocket Launch November 16, 2018

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch the 18th Dragon spacecraft mission on its 16th operational cargo…

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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: Comfort Inn & Suites Resort Hotels & Conference Center - Cocoa Beach

Make the boat on time with Comfort Inn & Suites Resort Hotels & Conference Center's FLY, SNOOZE & 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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