Thunderbirds Flying over Cocoa Beach

Photo Credit: Air Force Thunderbirds

Space Coast 2021 Spring Event Preview

There's always something to do on the Space Coast

Looking for a sign to plan your next Space Coast Vacation? Here are some great events you won't want to miss this Spring. 

Space Coast State Fair 

Apr 2 at 5 pm – Apr 11 at 10 pm
Space Coast Daily Park 
6091 Stadium Parkway
Melbourne, FL 32940 

The Space Coast State Fair will bring big fun to the Space Coast as it rolls into Brevard County April 12 - 11 at Space Coast Daily Park in Viera, featuring great food, free unlimited rides, and free shows. 

Among the free, exciting daily shows will be the amazing “Wolves of the World.” All shows and rides will be free with paid admission of just $15 Monday through Thursday, or $20 Friday through Sunday.

SPACE COAST STATE FAIR SCHEDULE: April 2 - 11 operating hours

Space Coast Fair

• Monday- Thursday: 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
• Friday: 5 p.m. – 11 p.m
• Saturday: 1 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
• Sunday: 1 p.m. – 10 p.m.

The Space Coast State Fair features Free Unlimited Rides and Free Shows all Day and all night with gate admission.
Free Show Times: subject to change:
• Monday- Friday:
7:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.: Wolves of the World Show
• Saturdays:
3 p.m. 7:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.: Wolves of the World Show
• Sunday:
3 p.m., 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.: Wolves of The World Show

Gate admission is $15 per person, Monday through Thursday or $20 Friday through Sunday. Enter at Space Coast Daily Park. Parking is free.

Easter Surf Festival 

April 3 - 4 
Lori Wilson Park
1500 N Atlantic Ave,
Cocoa Beach, FL 32931

Easter Surf Festival

Join us Easter Weekend for the 57th Annual Easter Surf Festival featuring East Coast Dog Surfing Championships. Live Beachside Concert Saturday.

Grant BBQ Festival 

April 9 - 11
4580 1st Street,
Grant, FL 32949

BBQ festival

Experience the best Brevard's barbeque scene as backyard teams compete with top-rated pitmasters! Come for the Barbeque competition stay for the live entertainment, marketplace and classic car show!

FRIDAY, April 9 from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
SATURDAY, April 10, from : 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
SUNDAY, April 11, from : 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

• Live Entertainment — All 3 Days! 
• Market Place with Arts. Crafts and Local Vendors
• People’s Choice Contest
• Classic Car and Motorcycle Show
• Free Admission — Free Parking

Cocoa Beach Air Show

Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 12 pm – 3 pm, Sunday, April 18, 2021 at 12 pm – 3 pm
Lori Wilson Park
1500 N Atlantic Ave, 
Cocoa Beach, FL 32931

Cocoa Beach Air Show

The 2021 #AirDotShow Live Tour kicks off in Cocoa Beach, Florida on April 17-18 as the Cocoa Beach Air Show returns to Florida's Space Coast for the first time since 2012 featuring the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds!

Melbourne Art Festival 

April 24-25, 9:00am - 5:00pm 
Wickham Park
2500 Parkway Dr,
Melbourne, FL 32935

Melbourne Art Festival Flyer 2021

Melbourne Art Festival offers FREE admission, FREE parking, FREE children’s art projects and FREE live entertainment throughout the weekend. The 36th Annual Melbourne Art Festival will be held among the trees and lakes at beautiful Wickham Park in Melbourne, FL April 24 & 25, 2021. The annual festival, which draws tens of thousands of art and music lovers, is a vibrant family friendly event that promotes and encourages artistic endeavors, education and appreciation of the arts in Brevard County

The Great Florida Air Show

May 15 - 16 8:00am - 4:30 pm 
Orlando Melbourne International Airport 
Air Terminal Parkway
Melbourne FL, 32901 

Great Florida Air Show
Image courtesy of the Great Florida Air Show

The Great Florida Air Show is coming to Melbourne!
Join us in welcoming the U.S. Navy Blue Angels to the Space Coast!


Thunder on Cocoa Beach

May 20-23
Lori Wilson Park
1500 N Atlantic Ave,
Cocoa Beach, FL 32931

Thunder on Cocoa Beach

This year, Thunder on Cocoa Beach Superboat races will be returning for its 11th year on Florida’s Space Coast, tentatively scheduled for May 2021. Join us for 4 days and nights of parties, concerts and lots of racing action. The Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix is one of the most popular attractions for the whole family in Central Florida. The event, one of the largest in Central Florida,  draws the top race teams in the World to compete in various classes with the premier class reaching speeds over 175 mph.

  • Parties, Concerts & VIP Events
  • The World’s Biggest & Fastest Boats
  • Come See The Boats Up Close
  • Vendors, Food & Drink
  • Merchandise & Event t-shirts
  • Check out Full Online Schedule