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Cocoa Beach, Florida is known for its historic coastline and being home to America’s space program, not to mention stellar surfing and one of the busiest cruise ports in the world. Even better, it offers incredible value for world-class experiences.

The Days Inn Cocoa Beach Hotel offers oceanfront amenities and convenience when attending Cocoa Beach events this year.  For more information about our best rates during these events, please call 321-784-2550 or email


Melbourne Air and Space

When: Friday through Sunday, April 1-3
Where: Melbourne International Airport, Florida
Visit: Melbourne Air & Space Show

The Melbourne Air & Space Show has a lot of excitement heading your way! This year the show will host it’s first International Jet Team in 2016 with the Breitling Jet Team headlining the event.

Also, the Friday Night Flight will combine the spectacle of aviation and the thrill of fireworks at our first ever night show! Ever seen fireworks launched from an airplane?!

Come out to enjoy: Team AeroShell, SubSonex Microjet, Kent Pietsch, Planes on display… And so much more!


When: April 2 from 12:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: Exploration Tower, Port Canaveral
Visit: Brewmaster’s Invitational

Breweries from all over the country will converge on Port Canaveral at the Brewmaster’s Invitation beer festival this April bringing hundreds of different beers with them. Whether you are a beer aficionado with a wide knowledge base or someone who is new to the art of drinking good craft beer, you’ll have the opportunity to not only taste hundreds of craft beer selections but also to learn from leaders in the industry.

The Brewmaster’s Invitational is more than just a beer festival. Take advantage of interactive learning experiences where you’ll learn from professional local chefs how to artfully pair fabulous food with the beer you love. Get the once-in-lifetime chance to talk face to face with master brewers in a “Hands on with the Brewmaster” clinic and learn what goes into making your favorite beer. Clinics, live music and art exhibitions, food and more!


When: April 8th, time TBD
Where: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Space Launch Complex 40
Visit: Kenney Space Center

Experience the thrilling sights and sounds of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch as it as it lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station carrying the Dragon on a resupply mission to the International Space Station.


When: April 9, 2016
Where: The Historic Cocoa Village Playhouse
Visit: The Historic Cocoa Village Playhouse 

Enjoy a special movie night at The Historic Cocoa Village Playhouse with live musical accompaniment provided by J. Thomas Black, Jr. There will also be a costume contest, so come in your best Phantom inspired costume to celebrate this event and to be eligible for some Phantastic prizes!


When: April 16, 2016
Where: The King Center for the Performing Arts
Visit: The King Center for the Performing Arts

Two-time Emmy and Grammy award-winning comedian Kathy Griffin is a towering figure on television, on tour and in publishing. She breaks through the entertainment clutter with her universally recognized brand of pull-no-punches comedy. This year, Kathy announced her 80-city, “Like A Boss” Tour, with stops from coast to coast including the King Center, in Melbourne, Florida. In 2014, Kathy made history with her 6th consecutive Grammy nomination and first win for Best Comedy Album, “Kathy Griffin: Calm Down Gurrl,” joining Whoopi Goldberg and Lily Tomlin as the only other female comedians to ever win Grammy awards for Best Comedy Album. Get your tickets today!


When: Saturday, April 23 5:00pm and 8:00pm Foxworthy900x600
Where: The King Center for the Performing Arts
Visit: The King Center

RFD -TV is teaming up with superstar comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy to bring the We’ve Been Thinking Tour to the King Center for an unforgettable night of comedy. During this momentous event, both comedians will deliver a laughter-packed evening of all new material before they come together on stage for an uproarious encore you won’t want to miss! Keep up with the guys on social media via Jeff’s Facebook page (Jeff Foxworthy) and twitter page (@foxoutdoors) as well as Larry’s Facebook page (Larry the Cable Guy) and twitter page (@gitrdonelarry) for exciting updates.

The Days Inn Cocoa Beach Hotel offers oceanfront amenities and convenience when attending Cocoa Beach events this year.  For more information about our best rates during these events, please call 321-784-2550 or email