Melbourne Beach, Florida is so much more than a spring break destination. There are festivities happening all year round, and fall through winter are no exception! Pull up your calendars, make note of the events you don’t want to miss, and then book your stay at our Inn. Keep scrolling for details on all the good stuff!
Boo at the Zoo, Now-October 28
A “spooktacular” favorite, Boo at the Zoo features dozens of treat stations, a DJ, haunted house, and costume contest, all at the beloved Brevard Zoo. Catch the Boo Choo Train too! View the full schedule.
“The Wiz” at the Henegar Center, Now-October 28
Experience a fabulous production of “The Wiz,” a play that combines Dorothy’s classic adventures in Oz with rock, gospel, and soul music to create a unique show you’ve never seen before. Read more and purchase tickets.
“Veronica’s Room,” Now-November 11
Watch this captivating thriller come to life on the stage at the Melbourne Civic Theatre. Purchase tickets.
Old Fashioned Harvest Festival & Craft Show, October 20
Come out to the historic Green Gables from 11:00am to 4:00pm to check out craft booths, food trucks, antique cars, live entertainment, and more! Oh, and admission is free! Learn more.
Guided Sanctuary Hike, October 20
This is the perfect time of year to get outside and breathe in the fresh autumn air. Enjoy a one mile stroll from “dune-to-lagoon” with an expert guide. Register today.
Rocky Water Brewfest, October 20
Experience the best of local craft beers at the area’s most flavorful event of the year! Only the finest breweries are represented at this festival. No matter which brews you choose to indulge in, you’re guaranteed to find something you love. Your ticket includes unlimited tastings. Learn more and purchase tickets.
Night Sounds Concert Series, October 20, November 24 & December 22
Dance the night away at Sebastian Inlet State Park on the perfect date night. Warm nights, hot bands, cold drinks… what could be better? Get all the details.
Matt’s Creepy Haunted Circus Halloween Party, October 27
If you’re up for a good scare, you can’t miss this spooky party at Matt’s Casbah. The night will start off with dinner and live music, then things will get a little darker and we’ll have a blast with special and festive drinks, frightful music and dancing, and other creepy fun! Learn more on Facebook.
Dueling Pianos at Matt’s Casbah, October 28
If you love hanging out at Matt’s Casbah but want a more casual night, come enjoy dinner, drinks, and live entertainment on Dueling Pianos night! Reservations aren’t required, but are recommended if you want to be sure to get a great seat!
Jazzoo, November 3
If you’re lucky enough to be vacationing in Melbourne Beach in early November, you can’t miss the Brevard Zoo’s most popular annual event! Jazzoo features live bands, unlimited food from local restaurants and food trucks, bottomless drinks from open bars, a cigar lounge, and more. Check it out!
Downtown Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, November 17
Get a real taste for the local flavor with live music, fare from favorite local restaurants, fabulous wine from top wineries, and more. Described as a “rich cultural tapestry,” this Melbourne Beach tradition is a must! More details.
Space Coast Marathon, November 25
Up for a challenge? Run the Space Coast marathon (or half-marathon) or come cheer on participants. There will be fun prizes for runners too! Register here.
Merritt Island Christmas Boat Parade, December 15
Marvel at beautifully decorated boats as they sail across the water. It’s fun, festive, and this year’s event is rumored to be bigger and better than ever! Learn more on Facebook.
Holidays at McKee, December 20-23
Tour the botanical gardens while they are festively decorated for the holidays! Check out the large-scale model train and special appearances by Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus too! See photos and more.
What are you waiting for?
Now that your itinerary is brimming with unique events which can only be experienced here, get your preferred dates on the books before we fill up during this popular time of year! We hope to see you soon.Book Now