Cape Canaveral, Fla., is one of the most interesting destinations for tourists visiting the Space Coast. It’s ideally located between busy Port Canaveral, one of the busiest cruise ports in the world, and Cocoa Beach, with it’s lengthy pier, surfing and popular beach.
Cape Canaveral is exciting by day, but it also comes to life in the evenings. In fact, some of our favorite nightlife options in all of Brevard County are stationed in the Cape.
Most notably, Cape Canaveral is home to the Florida Beer Co., the state’s biggest craft brewery and a leader in the beer industry. The large Cape Canaveral facility includes a tap room, visitor center and shop.
Visitors who want to get on the water and try their luck enjoy Victory Casino Cruises. Special ships transform into floating casinos, complete with food and free drinks.
For a night out close to, but not directly on, the water, Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill has a party deck with life music. Rusty’s Seafood & Oyster Bar and Grills Seafood Deck & Tiki Bar both also have outdoor seating and live entertainment.
While in Cape Canaveral, don’t miss Hogan’s Irish Bar, an authentic pub with roots in Ireland (and owners to match). This family-run bar is adorned with antique furniture, all with a story behind it.
Here are our 10 favorite places to go out in Cape Canaveral.