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Alan Shepard Park

Subfacility of Cocoa Beach Parks and Recreation Facilities

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  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Beach Access
  3. Beach Rentals
  4. Fishing
  5. Parking
  6. Pavilion
  7. Picnic Areas
  8. Picnic Shelters
  9. Picnic Tables
  10. Playground
  11. Restrooms
  12. Security
  13. Showers
  14. Swimming
  15. Water

Located at the East End of State Road 520

Shepard Park is a 5-acre, ocean-front park providing picnic, shower, and restroom facilities for guests. The park was named after astronaut Alan Shepard and provides an excellent view of space launches. Facilities include 10 large picnic pavilions, several smaller covered picnic tables and a bathhouse. More than 300 parking spaces are available for automobiles and recreational vehicles. Many popular tourist related retail shops are within easy walking distance.


The parking fees for Shepard Park is $5.00 for the first hour, $3.50 for additional hours or $25 day. Minimum payment is $5.00. Buses are not permitted. Overnight parking is not permitted.