COCOA BEACH, Florida – The Cocoa Beach Easter Pro/Am 2018 Surfing Festival will take place at Lori Wilson Park in Cocoa Beach, Florida from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 31, 2018 and Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018.
The event will have surfing contests in amateur divisions for all ages, long-board and short-board events, and a dog surfing contest.
Wave swells in Cocoa Beach are forecast to be 2-4 feet beginning on Saturday morning and building to 4-6 feet by Saturday afternoon.
Wave swells are forecast at 3-5 feet throughout Easter Sunday.
Free parking is available on a first come, first serve basis at Lori Wilson Park.
This marks the 54th year that a surf festival has been held on Easter in Cocoa Beach, Florida, which is dubbed as the ‘U.S. East Coast Surf Capitol’.
For more information, visit the event’s Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/EasterProAm/
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