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Beach Rocket Launch Viewing Locations

Welcome to our guide on the best Launch Viewing Locations along the picturesque beachfront! Experience the exhilaration of rocket launches amidst stunning coastal vistas. Our carefully curated list showcases prime spots offering spectacular views of spacecraft liftoffs against the backdrop of the sea. Whether you're a space enthusiast or seeking an extraordinary beachfront adventure, these locations promise a front-row seat to witness the captivating spectacle of rockets ascending into the sky. Plan your visit to these top beach destinations and immerse yourself in the breathtaking fusion of natural beauty and space exploration marvels.

Cocoa Beach and Cocoa Beach Pier

Indulge in the thrill of a rocket launch from Cocoa Beach and Cocoa Beach Pier, where the captivating view of liftoffs merges with the serene beauty of the Atlantic Ocean.

Daytona Beach

Witness a Rocket Launch from the Picturesque Shores of Daytona Beach!

Flagler Beach & Pier

Flagler Beach is a little farther from the launch pads, but still a great place to watch rocket launches. Launch Pad 39 C is the closest launch site just south of Flagler. Parking is free and is available right along-side A1A next to the beach. There are also public parking lots near Flagler pier, across the street from the beach.

Jetty Park

Witness a Rocket Launch from the Shores of Jetty Park!

Lori Wilson Park

Lori Wilson Park is located south of the launch pads closest to Space Launch Complex 37 B. Facilities include a dog park, restrooms, pavilions, nature boardwalk, volleyball court, a playground, barbecue grills, and a 274-space parking lot. 

New Smyrna Beach

New Smyrna Beach is a little farther from the launch pads, but still provides great views of launches from a distance. Parking is available on the beach for a fee.

Playalinda Beach

Playalinda Beach, located near Launch Pad 39A, B, & C, offers an exceptional opportunity for space enthusiasts to witness rocket launches up close.

Tables Beach

Tables Beach is a public beach and surf spot with covered tables, concessions and occasional military jet sightings. Address: S Atlantic Ave, Patrick Space Force Base, FL 32925 Hours: 6AM-8PM Phone: +321-434-2042 Website: Tables Beach