Cocoa is rich in history and offers many unique experiences. The historic downtown shopping district boasts a variety of stores and restaurants with waterfront views and historic venues for any special occasion such as a wedding or anniversary party. Landmarks such as the Historic Cocoa Village Playhouse, Porcher House, Derby Street Chapel, and the Moore Center add to the city's historic charm. The City of Cocoa is ideally located in Central Brevard County, accessible by Interstate 95, State Roads 528, 520 and 524 and within minutes of Port Canaveral, Kennedy Space Center and beautiful beaches. Cocoa is a short drive from Orlando International Airport and area attractions. Historic Cocoa Village is a thriving downtown with special events taking place nearly every weekend, including family-friendly celebrations such as July 4th, BBQ & Blues, Halloween in the Village, craft fairs and more.