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Port Canaveral by Night: Entertainment and Nightlife

Embarking on a cruise from Port Canaveral is not just a journey, but a prelude to an unforgettable adventure. Arriving early at this coastal haven and staying on a Stay & Cruise Package opens the door to a world of possibilities, where the excitement of setting sail is only rivaled by the vibrant nightlife and entertainment that pulses through the area. 

As the anticipation builds for the upcoming voyage, indulge in the local charm, savoring the eclectic mix of dining, live music, and waterfront attractions that Port Canaveral and the area offer. Immerse yourself in the lively energy of the pre-cruise atmosphere, making the most of every moment before your ship sails.

Entertainment and Nightlife Options

Grills Seafood Deck & Tiki Bar | Port Canaveral – 321.868.2226

Grills offers a distinctive island ambiance accompanied by live entertainment most nights, including weekdays. Whether seeking a delectable meal or a laid-back experience with a refreshing drink, immerse yourself in the charm of watching fishing boats return with their catch. It’s the perfect spot to witness the majestic passage of cruise ships, too. Grills is a dynamic hub where something captivating is always unfolding!

321 Limehouse | Cape Canaveral – 321.728.4114

Throughout the week, 321 Limehouse has a variety of live entertainment, fun games, and more for you to enjoy. It’s located just minutes from the port and serves great-tasting craft beers. Happy hour takes place from 4 to 6 p.m., Monday – Friday. Here’s a breakdown of what’s happening weekly:

  • Monday: Run Club | 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Thursday: 321 Trivia | 6 to 10 p.m.
  • Friday: Open Mic Night | 6 to 10  p.m.
  • Saturday: Saturday Night Live | 6 to 10 p.m.

Downtown Cocoa Beach

Located at Minuteman Causeway

Located about 10 minutes south of Port Canaveral, Downtown Cocoa Beach is a hub for shopping, dining, and entertainment. This place comes alive at night with bars and restaurants unique to the area. 

  • 4th Street Fillin’ StationComplete with indoor open-air seating, as well as outdoor seating, this gastrobar’s menu is unlike any other serving casual yet upscale items like street tacos and poke bowls. The ambiance is unmatched, with live music taking place on select nights. 
  • Coconuts on the Beach – Sitting directly on the beach, Coconuts on the Beach offers live music, great food, and great drinks. Its casual, laidback environment is perfect for those who have been at the beach all day or those looking for the perfect beach bar.
  • Area 142 – This two-story, upscale bar has three resident DJs bringing the tunes every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night. And if music isn’t your thing, they’ve got lawn games and a casual environment under the stars waiting for you.


  • The Alibi Cocktails and Bites – This upscale cocktail bar specializes in handcrafted cocktails, fine wine, craft beer, and chef-driven plates. The ambiance pays tribute to the glamorous era of speakeasies and supper clubs, capturing the essence of a bygone golden age. The Backyard is an outdoor, tropical paradise where the music is jamming several nights a week.

As the sun sets on your Port Canaveral adventure, the nightlife scene comes alive, offering a plethora of options to cap off your journey with unforgettable experiences. Whether you’re into live music, craft cocktails, or beachfront chill, Port Canaveral and its surrounding areas ensure your nights are as vibrant as your days at sea. Cheers to unforgettable nights and new memories!

Booking your pre-cruise stay on Florida’s Space Coast doesn’t have to be a hassle. Trust our team at Sail Port Canaveral to find the best price and accommodations for you.

CALL US TODAY!  321.783.8655

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