Annual Brewmaster's Invitational Beer Festival
When: April 7, 2018
Where: Cruise Terminal #1, Port Canaveral
Time: 3:00pm – 7:00pm
Details: Enjoy over 150 different kinds of craft beer from more than 50 breweries from Florida and around the world at the Brewmasters Invitational Beer Festival. Enjoy live music from multiple genres, witness art spring to life with live art exhibitions from world renowned artists. Dine on local favorites like sumptuous local seafood, beer infused BBQ, and dive head first into the all-new Brewmaster’s Bacon Bar. The Brewmasters Invitational Beer Festival is a unique event open to everyone 21+. VIP tickets and General Admission tickets are available in advance and at the gate. All tickets holders receive Unlimited Beer Tastings. There will be large pours as well as food from several local restaurants available for purchase. For more information or to purchase tickets visit BrewmastersInvitationalBeerFestival.com.
17th Annual Saltwater Classic
When: May 4-5, 2018
Where: Rusty’s Seafood & Oyster Bar, Port Canaveral
Details: The 17th Annual K92.3 Saltwater Classic is presented by Blue Marlin Real Estate and benefits the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Florida. Join us May 4th & 5th at Rusty’s Seafood & Oyster Bar for Central Florida’s largest offshore fishing tournament with a chance to win thousands in cash payouts & raffle prizes! Grouper is back along with a guaranteed Big Fish category! This will be a year for the books with some never before seen raffle prizes!!!
Thunder on Cocoa Beach Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix
When: May 16-20, 2018
Where: The Cove Port Canaveral, Downtown Cocoa Beach, Cocoa Beach
Time: Check Event Website for Full Schedule
Details: Thunder On Cocoa Beach Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix is now in it’s 9th year on Florida’s Space Coast. In the past six years, the Thunder On Cocoa Beach Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix is one of the most popular and attended offshore boat racing events on the Super Boat International race circuit. The Thunder On Cocoa Beach offshore boat racing event draws an average of 100,000+ visitors to the Space Coast each year. For more info visit ThunderOnCocoaBeach.com.
Canaveral Mac Attack
When: June 15-16, 2018
Where: Port Canaveral
Details: The Canaveral Mac Attack Fishing Tournament is a Kingfish, Dolphin, and Wahoo tournament in Port Canaveral. The tournament is run by the Cove Merchant’s Association, a 501c(3) organization, and benefits four-year-old Curren Ramsey. Curren (a 5th Generation Brevardian) and was diagnosed with an extremely rare condition called HIVEP2 Syndrome. Learn more about Curren and HIVEP2 here.
The tournament boundaries are from south of Ponce Inlet to the North of Sebastian Inlet, for a total of 50 nautical miles from the Port. The Canaveral Mac Attack is a Southern Kingfish Association (SKA) sanctioned tournament for Division 8.
Fireworks over the Harbor at The Cove
When: July 2018 (Date TBA)
Where: The Cove Port Canaveral
Details: The Cove at Port Canaveral will be hosting the Fireworks over the Harbor in July 2018. To accompany the fireworks there will be a street party with food, drinks, live music and more. The fireworks display usually begins once the sun sets and it is dark enough outside. This event is free to the public, with $5 parking. The Fireworks in Port Canaveral draw in anywhere from 5,000 to 8,000 people.
Annual East Coast Boat Show
When: October 2018
Where: Exploration Tower, Port Canaveral
Details: See over 100 new and pre-owned boats from top marine retailers such as Wavecrest, Sundance, SeaRay and more. Besides the boats, there will be vendors, food, a beer tent and a kids zone. Entry is only $5 for adults, kids under 12 are FREE. As always, parking is free. For more info visit EastCoastBoatShow.com.