1. Kennedy Space Center
You may not have thought about it before, but there is a reason we have the area code 321. 10, 9, 8, well, you know the rest. When visiting the Space Coast, you must check out Kennedy Space Center. Experience what it’s like to be an astronaut by checking out the retired rocket garden, the NASA training simulator, and much more!
Visit the Kennedy Space Center Website to get tickets and view rocket launch schedules here!
2. Cocoa Beach Pier
When in Cocoa Beach, it is customary to check out the Cocoa Beach Pier! Enjoy dinner while overlooking one of the world’s most popular beaches. After dinner, take a walk to the end and see what all the fishermen are catching for dinner. Lastly, check out the shops and stop for ice cream!
For more info, visit the Cocoa Beach Pier Website
3. Ron Jon Surf Shop
For the most part, Cocoa Beach is a chill place, but not when it comes to shredding the east coast. countless professional surfers call cocoa beach their home, including one of the best in the world for many years, Kelly Slater. So it only makes sense to check out the largest surf shop in the world Ron John Surf Shop. If it has anything to do with beach life, they got it!
For more info, visit the Ron Jon Surf Shop Website
5. Cocoa Beach Skate Park
Enjoy our free local skatepark local left of Cocoa Beach Highschool MONDAY – THURSDAY 3:30PM – 9:00PM FRIDAYS – 2:30PM – 9:00PM HOLIDAYS & WEEKENDS 10:00AM – 9:00PM 1450 Minutemen Causeway 321-868-3274
Visit the City of Cocoa Beach website for more information on the skate park, and other things to do.
4. Cocoa Beach Surf Company
Check out the surf shop that hooked us up with our awesome Jackson Kayaks made in Tennessee. Located right next to Ron Jon, it is also a fantastic place to visit if you need surfing, beachwear, or other outdoor gear.
Visit the Cocoa Beach Surf Company website for more information.