Community, music and arts events of relevance to the Space Coast

Surfing Through the Ages, a surf film by Diana Wehrell-Grabowski PhD captures on film and in audio narratives the desire individuals have to share the passion of surfing with those dear to their heart, and beyond. Video footage of youngsters to seasoned surfers, couples and families. Filmed throughout Florida, Australia and California.

This semi-annual event is sponsored by Brevard County Parks & Recreation. Parking will be available at Melbourne Square Mall, Pole #4, on the west side of JC Penney. Patrons will be shuttled to and from the park. Admission is $4 per person (cash only). Children under 3 will be admitted free. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

The Foosaner Art Museum invites kids, parents, and friends to celebrate the exhibition Radiant Messenger: Drawings by China Marks on Saturday, January 7, 2017. Bring the whole family to participate in hands-on art activities in pottery, drawing and embroidery, family-friendly gallery tours with Foosaner docents, and a storytime. Artful activities are designed and led by Renee Foosaner Education Center faculty, including Nancy Trezza and Elaine Rowgo, with special guest Denise Liberi.

In December 2009, George Trosset, his son George Jr., with his wife Britteny, paddled out for a Christmas Eve surf. Over the past 6 years, the gathering has grown to nearly 300 Surfing Santas in the ocean at the same time. Surfing Santas has evolved into an annual gathering of surfer enthusiasts from near and far who share the ride of Christmas magic. It's the one day a year that all surfers share all the waves at this local surf spot in Cocoa Beach.This Christmas event in Cocoa Beach cannot be missed! On December 24, 2016 at 8 a.m.

Holidays in Space

Dec 18, 2016
Kennedy Space Center

The holidays are out of this world at Kennedy Space Center Visitors Complex! From December 21, 2016 through January 1, 2017, Kennedy Space Center will be alive with the sights and sounds of the season. 

Celebrate the season at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, where the holidays go high-tech with the first-of-its-kind “Spirit of Exploration” show – a holiday projection mapping set against the side of a Saturn 1B rocket – as well as the Rocket Garden Light Show and plenty of holiday décor.