The Cocoa Beach area has a host of activities going on this Labor Day weekend, beginning with the National Kidney Foundation Rich Salik PRO/AM Surf Festival! The festival kicks off today, Friday, August 29 through Monday, September 1. There are several different events happening throughout the festival from a “Taste of Brevard” to a concert at the Cocoa Beach Pier! Make sure to visit the website at www.nkfsurf.com for more information and a full schedule!
Ron Jon Surf Shop has activities planned around the surf festival as well, including a Bug Bash and a Movie Night on Saturday, August 30 from 7-9PM!
While the surfers storm the beaches, there are other activities happening mainland. The 2014 Brevard Caribbean Fest will take place this Sunday, August 31 from 12-9PM at the Cocoa Riverfront Park! Admission is free and you’ll get to witness one of Central Florida’s largest displays of Caribbean culture, food, music, art and entertainment! For more information, visit www.BrevardCaribbeanFest.com.
Are animals/reptiles your thing? The Brevard Zoo is hosting its annual Labor Day “Cold Blooded” Weekend. This special event lets visitors get up close with the zoo’s various reptiles! The event will be happening this Saturday, August 30 through Monday, September 1.
As you can see, there is no shortage of fun to be had on Florida’s Space Coast this weekend. Make sure to stop by the Cocoa Beach Chamber’s Tourist Information Center located at 8501 Astronaut Boulevard, Suite 4, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920. We will be open all weekend including Labor Day from 9AM-4PM to serve all your information needs!