» COCOA BEACH PIER
This is a historical landmark in Cocoa Beach, stretching 840 feet over the Atlantic Ocean. Fishing is allowed on the pier, and rentals are available. Right off the pier on the beach are volleyball nets where you can fine tune your spikes and returns all day long. Located 1/2 mile north of SR 520. (321) 783-7549
» COCOA BEACH SKATE PARK
Cocoa Beach is home to a masterpiece skatepark in Florida, home base of Team Pain. This buttery smooth park is no exception to Team Pain's rule of building great parks. Its got a crazy bowl section and a street course. Located 1450 Minuteman Causeway Cocoa Beach. (321) 868-3238
» CAPE CANAVERAL RECREATION COMPLEX
This is the main recreation hub of the Cape Canaveral area. It features 5 tennis, 4 racquetball, and 12 shuffleboard courts - all well illuminated. Located at 7300 N. Atlantic Ave., Cape Canaveral. (321) 868-1226
» MELBOURNE GREYHOUND PARK
Greyhound racing takes place here November through April. Located at 1100 N. Wickham Rd. in Melbourne. (321) 259-9800
» SPACE COAST STADIUM
Space Coast Stadium was built in 1993 and is located at 5800 Stadium Parkway in Viera, Florida. The stadium serves as the spring training facility for the Washington Nationals as well as the facility for the Nationals' minor league affiliate, the Brevard County Manatees. (321) 633-9200
» COCOA EXPO
This facility hosts championship soccer camps and national softball tournaments. More than 500 college, high school and international teams have played here, taking advantage of the 5,000 seat lighted stadium, batting tunnels, practice diamonds and clubhouse. Located in Cocoa at 500 Friday Rd. (321) 639-3976
» COCOA BEACH PARKS & REC
The City of Cocoa Beach operates nine public parks in the area, including two oceanfront and two riverfront parks. The City's Recreation Department also offers a wide variety of special interest classes and physical fitness and sports programs for all ages. PARKS & REC. DEPARTMENT - (321) 868-3274 TEAM SPORTS COMPLEX - (321) 868-3238 RECREATION CENTER - (321) 868-3252 SWIMMING POOL - (321) 868-3240
» AMERICAN POLICE HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM
6350 Horizon Dr., Titusville. (321) 264-0911 The APHF (founded in 1960) is the nation's first national police museum and memorial dedicated to American law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. The Museum, through interactive displays, simulators and nearly 11,000 artifacts, educates the public about the history and current trends of American law enforcement. Featured at the Museum is a state-of-the-art 24 lane indoor gun range and is open to the public six days a week. Helicopter rides are also offered at the Museum.
» ANDRETTI THRILL PARK
3960 S. Babcock St., Melbourne. (321) 956-6707 Attractions include 4 Go-Kart Tracks, Minors Pro-golf, Bumper Boats, Wild West Train, Laser Tag, Playground, Batting Cages, and Kiddie Area. Andretti Thrill Park also hosts the Space Coast's largest arcade, offering attendees over 80 state-of-the-art video games. The arcade offers virtual reality, combat, redemption games, racing, shooting and more.
» ASTRONAUT MEMORIAL PLANETARIUM & OBSERVATORY
BCC Cocoa Campus, 1519 Clearlake Rd, Cocoa. (321) 634-3732 Florida's largest planetarium features star shows, a 3-story IWERKS movie theater and laser shows.
» FUNNTASIA FANTASY GOLF
6355 N. Atlantic Ave., Cape Canaveral. (321) 799-4856 Miniature golf at its best, this park features two 18-hole courses, magnificently landscaped with waterfalls and flowing streams.
» JUNGLE ADVENTURES
E. Hwy. 50, Christmas. (407) 568-2885 Coined the "largest gator farm in Florida," view thousands of gators in their natural environment. Here you can take a jungle cruise, see a wildlife show featuring endangered Florida Panthers, explore a re-created native American Indian village and feed all sorts of native wildlife including black bears, deer, peacocks gators, monkeys, turtles and more.
» RON JON SURF SHOP
Located on A1A in Cocoa Beach, (321) 799-8888 Coined "One Of A Kind," Ron Jons is the world's largest surf shop, and has everything you need for fun in the sun. Not actually a theme park, just a "must see" attraction in Cocoa Beach.
» TRAXX AT JUNGLE VILLAGE
8801 Astronaut Blvd., Cape Canaveral. (321) 783-0595 This family fun center boasts go-kart raceways for children and adults, miniature golf, batting cages, huge arcade and more.