Ring in the New Year with your friends and family at one of these Brevard New Year’s Eve celebrations! We hope all of you have a safe and wonderful New Year!

Brevard County’s New Year’s Eve Events – All events take place on December 31


Noon Year’s Eve

Brevard Zoo, 8225 N. Wickham Rd., Melbourne

11 a.m. Join the zoo in welcoming 2015 with its youth Noon Year’s Eve Celebration. Kids can make crafts and play games in the Paws On Play Lagoon and the Wildlife Detective Training Academy from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For kids who might not be able to stay awake until midnight, join us at noon at the Paws On stage for a juice toast to ring in 2014 early. All activities are free with zoo admission. or (321) 254-9453


“New Year’s Eve, a Night to Remember”

Tradewinds Restaurant at Duran Golf Club, 7032 Stadium Pkwy., Melbourne

6 p.m. Wind down your year with an intimate five course dinner at Tradewinds Restaurant this New Year’s Eve! Dinner reservations begin at 6:00 p.m. with soft background live entertainment and specialty drinks. Live action stations, delicious hors d’oeuvres, free flowing champagne and a few relaxing fire pits on the patio. The evening will also include a delightful coffee and dessert station! Reservations highly recommended! Seating is limited! (321) 504-7776 x 2. $49.99/person


New Year’s Over the Ocean

Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier, 401 Meade Ave., Cocoa Beach

8 p.m. Ring in the New Year in spectacular fashion at the Cocoa Beach Pier! Join the “New Year’s Over the Ocean” party at the historic Cocoa Beach landmark that stretches 800 feet over the Atlantic Ocean. New Year’s Over the Ocean will feature live music by Micah Read, Ben Balmer Trio and Marc Dobson – “The One Man Band,” as well as party favors, a midnight champagne toast and special menu served until 11 p.m. $30.00. (321) 783-7549 or


New Year’s Eve Party at Grills Riverside

Grills Riverside, 6075 N. US1, Melbourne

8 p.m. Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Grills Riverside. Enjoy live music by The Brohams, great food, party favors and a champagne toast. No cover charge. Click here for more information


Puttin’ On the Ritz

International Palms Resort, 1300 N. Atlantic Ave., Cocoa Beach

8 p.m. Celebrate New Year’s Eve with the Space Coast Symphony Orchestra! The celebration takes place at the International Palms Resort in Cocoa Beach from 8 p.m. until 12:30 a.m.  Tickets to the special event are $99.  The ticket includes, a plentiful buffet, champagne toast at midnight, and dancing to live music from Phoenix Jazz Orchestra.  This event is limited to those 21 and over and a cash bar will be available. Click here for more information.


New Year’s Eve Gala and Dance

Holiday Inn, 8298 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne

8 p.m.  Ring in 2015 at the Melbourne Municipal Band Association’s New Year’s Eve Gala. Allow the swingtime band to transport you to New Year’s spent with Big Band music of the 40s and 50s, while you sip on cocktails, enjoy dinner and dance the night away. $100. (321) 724-0555 or


Midnight In Melbourne

Hilton Rialto, 200 Rialto Place, Melbourne

8 p.m. The Brevard Music Group presents Midnight In Melbourne. Enjoy dinner, dancing and a champagne toast as the clock strikes midnight. Packages start at $79 per person. Click here for more information.