Places to Go & Things to Do (updated 04/24/13 )
Places to go during your visit to the MELBOURNE / PALM BAY Florida Area
Many of these places are FREE and/or do not charge admission - have fun !
Indialantic Boardwalk Beach & Nance Park - end of Melbourne Causeway
North Wavecrest Ave., Indialantic - Playground, volleyball courts, pavilions, parking, restrooms, decks, outdoor showers, direct access to beach. (321) 723-2242, (bring quarters for the parking meters!)
Canova Beach & Park - East end of Eau Gallie Causeway ,
Three dune crossovers with one wheelchair-accessible, restrooms, picnic shelter, grill, outside showers, community building and lifeguards during summer. pavilion reservations (321) 952-4650
Spessard Holland Beach & Park 2525 SR A1A, Melbourne Beach, near Gemini soccer fields
Picnic area, pavilions, restrooms, indoor and outdoor showers, surf fishing, seasonal lifeguards (321) 952-4650
Melbourne Beach Ocean Ave. Beach volleyball courts too
Coconut Point Park, 3535 SR A1A, south of Melbourne Beach.
Two dune crossovers with one wheelchair-accessible, picnic shelter, restrooms, outside showers, surf fishing, surfing and sea turtle nesting site. (321) 952-4650
Pelican Beach Park, 1495 SR A1A in Satellite Beach
picnic tables, volleyball, pavilions, girlls, restrooms, outdoor shower and handicap accessible. No lifeguards, A-frame building and pavilions reservations call (321) 773-6458
new stadium seating theater!... Cinema World - Melbourne 4345 W. New Haven Ave. by I95 - (321) 723-5211 www.cinemaworld.org
Premiere Oaks 10 - Melbourne by Mall (321) 676-0880 for showtimes click here
A Jay Roxy Theaters 10, Palm Bay Rd., W. of Babcock St., Palm Bay (321) 722-0770 for showtimes click here
Satellite Beach Cinemas - Stadium Seating - Atlantic Plaza - (321) 777-3778
Metro Cinema Café - W. Melbourne (321) 727-0170
discount tickets will be given out to all teams! good savings!
4 go-kart tracks, laser tag,
minigolf, batting cages, kiddie rides,
wave rave, V-Cage,
and Space Coast's Largest arcade with over 190 player positions.
for kids, adults and families of all ages
3960 Babcock St. Melbourne FL
(corner of Babcock & Eber Rd.) 1&1/2 mi. S of Rt. 192
Sea Turtle Preservation Society
also visit the Sea Turtle Preservation Society office between soccer games
educational area with videos, gift shop
the Sea Turtle office is open Mon - Sat. and some Sundays. (call for exact times)
842 N. Miramar Ave, Indialantic, FL
in the Indialantic Shopping Plaza on A1A, near Longdoggers
call for info and to make a reservation for a turtle walk! (321) 676-1701
Bring your surf board and surf some of the best spots in the State!
Sebastian Inlet - about 15 miles south of Rt. 192 on Hwy.A1A
Ocean Ave - Melbourne Beach - volleyball courts
Boardwalk - Indialantic, East end of Rt. 192
R.C.’s - Satellite Beach across from McDonald’s
Second Light - near the traffic light across from Patrick Air Force Base
Cocoa Beach Pier
Boardwalk through natural ecosystems at…..
1 - Turkey Creek Sanctuary
warm up the soccer team on the jogging trail
Boardwalk, 1½ mile jogging trail, exercise trail
nature center with displays
guided tours on Sat. & Sun. 2pm
open 7am til sunset
1502 Port Malabar Blvd. N.E. Palm Bay
Sanctuary - (321) 952-3433
to rent a canoe or kayak - on US1 call (321) 725-8800
2 - Erna Nixon Park
Take the team between soccer games! And bring your picnic lunch - picnic table available under the pavillion
1200 Evans Rd., Melbourne - next to Melbourne Mall
½ mile boardwalk
nature room with live animal display
open 9am-5pm 7 days/week
visit the Space Coast Wildside!
The Brevard Zoo has over 400 animals from around the world
Special Art of Sand Exhibit - now through May 2013 !
Amazing Sand Sculptures about the History of Florida!
Animal Feedings -
OTTERS - Saturday & Tuesday - 2:00 pm
ALLIGATORS - Sunday, Wednesday & Friday 3:30pm
Paw’s-On interactive Learning Adventure
Cape to Cairo Express Train, gift shop
Wildside Zoo Tours -1:00 1 hour guided off the boardwalk animal experience with one of the zoo keepers.
KAYAK ADVENTURES - guided kayak trips available (weather permitting) $5 per person. 10:30am to 3:30 pm
The zoo opened a new reptile exhibit in September '05 in Expedition Africa.
Forever Florida and the Crescent J Ranch
4755 N. Kenansville Rd., St. Cloud (US.441)
7.5 miles south of Rt. 192, just 30 minutes west of I95
Watch the Manatees
On the Edge Rock Climbing Gym
There's a new ROCK CLIMBING GYM in town!
Come Hang out with them
200 West Drive, Melbourne
Brunswick Brevard Bowling Center - 4851 Dairy Rd., S. Melbourne (321) 723-7400
Brunswick Harbour Lanes - 1099 N. Wickham Rd. Melbourne (321) 242 2695
Satellite Beach Lanes 1230 Hwy A1A Satellite Beach (321) 773-3558
Extreme Sports - Kayak & Canoes
Kayak and canoe rentals and TOURS (call ahead for tours)
windsurfing and in-line skates
294 E Eau Gallie Blvd., Indian Harbor Beach
toll free (877) 893-8095
Space Coast Ice Plex
ice skating and more
Friday and Saturday night family skate
for more info, call (321) 504-7500
720 Ray Wall Blvd., Rockledge, FL 32955
20 minutes North of Melbourne, I95 Exit 74
Ace of Hearts Ranch
Horseback Eco-tours and Wooded Trail rides
*** great idea for a Soccer Team Party!
hayrides, campfires, lessons, day trips
City Slicker Cattle Drives!
Call for rates and reservations
Port St. John, 40 minutes N. of Melbourne
Located at I-95 and W. Eau Gallie Blvd.
Free parking and admission
Brevard Art Center & Science Museum
Science Center with over 30 hands-on interactive exhibits
Art Museum with multiple galleries
located in historic area across from park
close to library and the Indian River
1520 Highland Ave., Melbourne (West side of Eau Gallie Cswy)
call (321) 242-0737
Melbourne Square Mall
Department stores - Belk, Burdines, Dillards and JC Penney
105 specialty shops and a Food Court
Mall information (321) 727-2000
Chamber of Commerce
for more information about the
Melbourne / Palm Bay Area
call (800) 771-9922