Nature Events

Explore Florida’s Space Coast During Our Local Nature Events

Featured here on Space Coast Florida, you will be able to browse some top upcoming local nature events scheduled for the many unique ecosystems found in Brevard County.  From nature walks to paddle-sport activities to field trips to structured learning opportunities, check this page when you are looking to get out for some naturalist adventures.  We will be including new events as they are announced, so be sure to drop back by before making plans for your weekend outings.

Below, you will see excerpts from articles related to naturalist events planned for the Space Coast area.  These local nature events are sorted by most recently published on the top to the oldest articles on the bottom.  The date of the article does not necessarily relate to the event date since some events are published well in advance.  When possible, the event dates are included in the excerpt to aid in browsing for upcoming Space Coast nature events.

The Barrier Island Center Sponsors Great Nature Events For January – February 2015! The following article is provided by the Brevard Parks Department and provides details about some of these unique opportunities to enjoy nature. Some of the events have … Continue reading

Sams House August 2014 Events

Take part in some of the great August events at Sams House Sams House always offers some great nature or history related events for the outdoor enthusiast. Take a moment to review some of the opportunities they have planned for … Continue reading

Remove invasive grapes

Take part in National Public Lands Day and help remove our invasive grapes The following article is provided by our Brevard Parks and offers a great opportunity to support your local parks. If you would like to get out and … Continue reading

Sams House May 2014 Events

Great learning events at Sams House in May Looking for something to do in May? Check out the current events at Sam’s House to learn more about the Space Coast area nature. Mother’s Day Basket Making Saturday, May 3rd, 9 … Continue reading

EEL Help Opportunity

Support the EEL Program on National Public Lands Day Make plans to get out into our local natural areas in September and help support the improvement efforts by volunteering your time with Brevard’s Environmentally Endangered Lands organization. National Public Lands … Continue reading

Barrier Island Center in August 2013

Adventures on the Indian River and Southern Space Coast Beaches in August 2013 Looking for some interesting outdoor activities in August?  The Barrier Island Center is always a great place to check out for events and naturalist activities out of … Continue reading

Sams House July 2013 Events

  “Explore Your History” is Focus of July 2013 Activities at Sams House The following article is provided by Brevard County Parks and recreation.  Get out and explore some of these great events during July. BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — Throughout … Continue reading

Moccasin Island

Highlights & Information About Moccasin Island in Viera Moccasin Island has recently become a frequent destination for nature lovers in the Space Coast.  This local destination is close at hand and it is not uncommon for those visitors to the nearby … Continue reading

Sams House March Events

 National Archeology Month Events for Sams House in Pine Island Take advantage of some comfortable outdoor weather and explore the upcoming events planned for Sams House in Merritt Island.  This popular naturalist destination in Brevard County provides visitors the chance to … Continue reading

Parks for Seniors

Space Coast Parks for Seniors or Comfortable Strolls The Florida Space Coast area is well known for the many naturalist adventures available.  Whether a resident of Brevard County, or just visiting, the opportunities to explore natural Florida are without equal. … Continue reading

2013 Birding and Wildlife Festival

Titusville is Home to the 16th Annual Birding & Wildlife Festival January 23-28 2013 The annual Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival has become one of the premier destinations for naturalist adventures not only in Florida, but nationwide as well.  Space … Continue reading

December Events at Sams House

Drop by Sam's House in Merritt Island for Some Great Local Events in December Sam's House is host to many local events of interest in the Space Coast area, with many events designed to give a taste of local history. … Continue reading

Free State Parks Day

Celebrate our Florida State Parks For Free on Veterans Day 2012 Visitors to the Brevard County Space Coast area should plan to get outdoors on November 11, 2012 for some free recreation in our Florida State Parks.  Veterans Day has … Continue reading

Indian River Lagoon Day

Celebrate Indian River Lagoon Day on Nov. 10 in Melbourne Musical entertainment, activities for children and discussions about the Indian River Lagoon are just some of the events that will be offered free to the public during Indian River Lagoon … Continue reading

Space Coast Nature Destination Reviews

Reviews For Florida’s Space Coast Top Nature Destinations  Looking to explore some of the many unique nature destinations in the Space Coast?  See what other visitors have said about some of the top local nature trips and explore other top … Continue reading

Barrier Island Center Events for November

Explore our Space Coast Beaches With Naturalist Events at the Barrier Island Center Events in November Those who have never taken the time to drop by the Barrier Island Center in Melbourne Beach, should check out the Barrier Island Center … Continue reading

Pine Island November Events

Pine Island is Home to Numerous Events in November Be sure to check out the events in November at Sams House in Pine Island to take advantage of some unique historical and naturalist adventures in Florida's Space Coast area.  The … Continue reading

2012 Forest Festival

Experience the 10th Annual Enchanted Forest Festival One of Brevard County's top EEL program destinations, the Enchanted Forest is holding its 10th annual Forest Festival on Nov 3, 2012.  Space Coast visitors and residents should get out and explore this exciting nature … Continue reading

October Airboat Tour

   Oct. 24 Scrub Jay Encounter, Airboat Tour BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — Brevard County Parks and Recreation's 'Big Kid Adventures,' monthly field trips for adults, will be heading to the St. Sebastian River Buffer Preserve State Park from 8:30 a.m. … Continue reading

Wetlands Festival

Free Kid's Wetland Festival to be held Oct. 6 in Viera VIERA, Fla. – Brevard County Natural Resources Management will hold its first Kid’s Wetland Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Ritch Grissom Memorial … Continue reading