Dogs on the Beach
City of Cocoa Beach Ordinance No. 1620 will go into effect July 15, 2018. Summary of the ordinance is as follows:
The dog park at Lori Wilson Park is open but NO dogs are allowed outside the fenced enclosure or on the beach at this location.
- Dog on 6 ft. leash at all times.
- 4th Street South to north side of Murkshe Park (only location dogs are allowed).
- Allowable times for dogs to be on the beach are 6:00am-10:00am and 5:00pm-7:00pm during standard time, 9:00pm during daylight savings time.
- Owners must clean up after their dog. There are pet disposal stations located at each crossover from 4th Street South to Northside of Murkshe Park.
- Violation may result in a $250.00 fine.
Please keep dogs off dunes and away from turtle nests.