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What is the Surfing Santa Contest?
What began as a little family outing in Cocoa Beach has grown into a worldwide sensation!
On Christmas Eve, people from all over the world gather in Cocoa Beach to enjoy the holidays with Santa, friends, and family. There's no other beach on Christmas Eve that's having as much fun, whether you're a surfer or just want to get into the holiday mood!
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Admission is free. You can also enjoy music, dancing, costume contests and plenty of photo ops.
Did you know?
Surfing is one of the oldest sports on Earth. Prehistoric stone carvings were recently discovered by archaeologists in Chan Chan, Peru. They date back over 5,000 years and show people surfing. Cowabunga!
If you are looking for something out of the ordinary, don’t miss one of Florida's most unusual Holiday events!
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