A man completing the challenge of the ropes course at Cocoa Beach Aerial Adventure

Meet the challenge at Cocoa Beach Aerial Adventure

New Cocoa Beach Experiences

Perhaps you’ve visited Cocoa Beach before. Maybe your visit took place in the last five years? Or maybe it took place when you were a child? Whenever it took place, it’s not just the “same old, same old” place anymore. In fact, if you’re looking to go somewhere new and explore new things, plan a trip back to Cocoa Beach! There’s always something new to check out when visiting.

No matter the age, no matter the interests, visiting Cocoa Beach never gets old. From restaurants and breweries to spas and outdoor adventures, here’s a few places, newer and maybe, unknown places that you may not heard of or been to before.

A life-size dinosaur statue at the Museum of Dinosaurs and Ancient Cultures in Cocoa Beach

With its grand opening taking place in April 2017, the Dinosaur & Ancient Cultures Museum is a fun experience for all ages. Explore prehistoric life, including dinosaurs, and the accomplishments of the ancient people. A venue that couples a hand-on experience with educational information makes for a fun time.

The entrance to the Rikki Tiki Tavern at the Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier

If you’ve been to Cocoa Beach before, it’s likely you’ve visited the Cocoa Beach Pier. Well in 2017, the bar at the end of the pier went through a major renovation. The Rikki Tiki Tavern has nearly doubled in size and offers a gorgeous, panoramic view of the ocean. Plus, there’s live entertainment and yummy food to accompany the view.

Beach entrance at Minuteman Beach in downtown Cocoa Beach

Minuteman Causeway has recently been renovated and it’s a great area to experience international cuisine like Cuban, German, and Caribbean to name a few, as well as live music, and shops to peruse.

The Florida Surf Museum in Cocoa Beach

Whether you are an avid surfer or just appreciate the skill of those who ride the waves, you will get an inside look at the history of surfing here in Cocoa Beach.

Zip-lining high above the ground at Cocoa Beach Aerial Adventure

Cocoa Beach Aerial Adventures will suspend you up in the air on 45 foot poles. Navigate your way through 49 unique challenges set in a canopy of beautiful live oak trees that offer panoramic water views. The park offers seven trails separated by three levels of difficulty.

Rest and relaxation at the Cocoa Beach Spa

Escape to total rest and relaxation at Cocoa Beach Spa. This full service spa offers treatments that will leave you feeling pampered including massages, manicures and pedicures, facials and much more. Renew your mind, body and spirit at this spa in the heart of Cocoa Beach.

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Vacation Planner for Florida’s Space Coast

The official 2019 Space Coast Vacation Planner Guide is now available. There are two ways to get yours: