Throughout the year, the art districts on the Space Coast host monthly, quarterly and yearly events to showcase the incredible talent of local artists and the talents of artists from around the country. From fine arts to ceramics, photography, mixed media and much more, a wide array of mediums are represented. 

Whether you attend art events regularly or have never explored Brevard’s art districts before, don’t miss out on these upcoming events.  


Melbourne Main Street Friday Fest

Takes place the second Friday every month

New Haven Avenue, Melbourne

Visit arts and crafts vendors, listen to live music, and enjoy delicious food. The Strawbridge Art League Gallery will remain open throughout the event and will feature works of art from local artists. 

Melbourne Main Street Fall Festival 

November 6-8

New Haven Avenue, Melbourne

The 2015 Melbourne Fall Festival will have all of the wonderful arts and crafts vendors along with many more family friendly activities. 


First Friday Art Walk

Takes place the first Friday every month

Highland Avenue, Melbourne

This monthly event is anchored on the corner of Highland Avenue and Eau Gallie Boulevard, but shops and galleries along Highland Avenue have special events also happening.  The Foosaner Art Museum also hosts Jazz Friday in conjunction with First Friday. Listen to live jazz as you view the current exhibition. 

Art Works of Eau Gallie Arts Festival

November 21-22

Highland Avenue, Melbourne

The ArtWorks Festival is a ‘plein-air’ show. All artists exhibit their skills with public demonstrations. Plus live music, food vendors, and fun activities for the whole family.


Downtown Titusville Friday Nite Live

Takes place the second Friday every month

Washington Avenue, Titusville

Hosted by the Downtown Titusville Merchants, the Friday Nite Live street party features arts and crafts vendors, live music and food. Art galleries will remain open late, as well as other stores throughout Downtown Titusville.

Art & Algorithms Festival

October 5-11

Washington Avenue, Titusville

The Art & Algorithms Festival brings arts in the digital domain to the Space Coast and on the streets of Downtown Titusville with surprising films, experimental visuals, and hands-on interactive.


Under The Harvest Moon Sip & Stroll

September 26

Brevard Avenue, Cocoa

As the leaves begin to change color, enjoy the seasonal transition from summer to fall. Sip on wine sampling and enjoy snacks at Under The Harvest Moon Sip & Stroll and visit vendors throughout Cocoa Village, including over five art stores/galleries.

Cocoa Village Fall Art & Craft Festival

October 17-18

Brevard Avenue, Cocoa

Taking place once a quarter, the Cocoa Village Art & Craft Show features works from artists and crafters.

This article appears in the September 2015 issue of SpaceCoast Living.
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