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The 2014 Festival moves to Port Canaveral

The 51st annual Space Coast Art Festival, held each year over Thanksgiving Weekend, will be November 29th and 30th, 2014. Saturday hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5p.m. The Festival is moving to the Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral this year. This new location offers spacious accommodations that allowed us to create an artists’ booth layout that flows easily and will be more accessible to patrons.

Panama the band

Entertainment for the 2014 Space Coast Art Festival

As always, Space Coast Art Festival will provide free live entertainment from 10am-5pm both days for all to enjoy. This year the Festival is thrilled to announce that it will feature a performance by the band PANAMA on Saturday from 2:00pm until 5:00pm. This year’s musical lineup is sure to ROCK! For the latest information […]

Rowan Foley - DeLaura Middle School

2014 Student T-Shirt Design Winners Announced

Student T-Shirt Design Contest – We received so many fabulous and exciting entries, making it an extremely difficult task to select just one winner from each school level. We would like to congratulate the winners in this year’s contest. Each Student Winner will receive $150 and $500 will be presented to their school. Click here […]


2014 Show Location Announcement

The SCAF Board of Directors has determined that we are unable to accommodate the festival in Cocoa Beach this year due to extensive municipal construction in downtown Cocoa Beach despite numerous attempts to layout the show in various configurations. Click to Read More.

About the Festival:

Space Coast Art Festival, (SCAF) is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization governed by an all volunteer Board of Directors. In 1963, a small group of artists and local community leaders, formed the first 'Cocoa Beach Sidewalk Art Show'. Sponsored by the City of Cocoa Beach and supported by the Cocoa Beach Woman's Club, the art show thrived for several years. In 2010, this Cocoa Beach Art festival drew over 50,000 visitors.
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