It’s going to be one of those weekends where it feels like there’s almost too many things to do in Brevard County. Between the Space Coast Seafood Fest, which is still going strong, and a host of other annual Brevard events, you may find it difficult to make a decision. Highlights are featured below but make sure to check out the comprehensive Brevard Happening Calendar for more. If you want event suggestions in real time, don’t forget to “like” BH on Facebook!
Happening Fri. April 27
5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
International Palms Resort, Cocoa Beach
25 Brevard County non-profit organizations, Brevard’s Best Salsa Contest and a children’s play area.
$15 at the door. Proceeds benefit the host organizations.
Happening Fri. and Sat. April 27-28
Melbourne Art Festival
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
A nationally recognized juried art expedition and festival including food, vendors and stuff for the kids.
Indian River Jazz Festival
Fri. 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. | Sat. Noon – 10 p.m.
Space View Park East, Titusville
Great jazz music, delicious food and more.
$12 or $20 for two-day pass
Happening Sat. April 28
Cocoa Beach Wine and Food Festival
1 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Lori Wilson Park, Cocoa Beach
Wine, food and entertainment.
Tickets $25 at the gate.
Spring Fling Shopping Event
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The Knowledge Exchange, Palm Bay
Shopping, giveaways, refreshments and face-painting.
Happening Sun. April 29
Autism Awareness Festival (Rained out last week so make sure to go this week!)
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Panther Plaza at FIT, Melbourne
Informative presentations, booths and activities for kids of all ages!
2012 MIMA Foundation/USTA Pro Tennis Classic
Various times throughout the day; runs April 29 – May 6.
Kiwi Tennis Club, Indian Harbour Beach
Early rounds free to public; purchase tickets for quarter- and semi-finals and finals.
Cops and Cruisers National Law Enforcement Memorial Fund Car Show
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Super Flea, Melbourne
Games, live DJ, barbeque, carnival games and car show.
Entry free with donation to the fund.