Pat Travers Band to Headline 2014 Cocoa Village Mardi Gras

Pat Travers Band Live at Cocoa Village Mardi Gras February 22, 2014 The Pat Travers Band will be headlining this year’s Cocoa Village Mardi Gras celebration on Saturday, February 22, 2014 in historic downtown Cocoa Village.  Enjoy live Mardi Gras style entertainment, authentic Cajun style food and the New Orleans style atmosphere beginning at 5pm. Thousands of beads will be thrown to spectators from the Mardi Gras style floats during the News 13 Parade of Floats beginning at 9:30pm.  Tickets go on sale online and at advance ticket location throughout Brevard County beginning January 24th for $8.00 per person.  Admission at the gate will be $12.00. The Pat Travers Band is known for their classic hits such as “Boom, Boom, Out Go the Lights”, “Crash and Burn” and “Snortin’ Whiskey” as well as incredible remakes of “Red House”, “Black Betty” and “Green Eyed Lady”.  There is an energy that is tangible, an enjoyment that is infectious with this band.  Don’t miss out on this opportunity to see this great group. Parade spaces are still available and start as little as $100.  It is a great way to promote your business to thousands of spectators.  To enter your business or just your personal float into the 2014 News 13 Parade of Floats visit for more information. There will be two park and ride locations available from 4pm-1am located at Sam’s Club on I-95 and SR 520 in Cocoa and the Health First Health Complex off of SR 520 in Merritt Island. For more information on this great event, visit or contact 321-639-3500 x4.


Cocoa Village Mardi Gras is Almost Here

CocoaVillageMardiGras 2 Cocoa Village Mardi Gras is almost here and we’re so excited we can hardly wait. Buy your tickets in advance at one of our many convenient locations and save $5/ticket. Each ticket purchase includes event admission, the News Channel 13 Parade of Floats and the Soul Rebels Brass Band concert on the main stage immediately following the Parade of Floats. We’ll have tons of food and drink vendors, live music on three stages plus roaming “New Orleans” style entertainment. The gates open at 5pm so come out early, eat drink and listen to some great music. Then get your spot to catch some beads during the News Channel 13 Parade of Floats at 9pm. We’ll have over 30 floats with float riders throwing thousands of beads, doubloons, stuffed animals and more. If you’d rather purchase a “starter” set of beads, masks or feather boas we’ve got what you want. Check out our Cocoa Village Mardi Gras Merchandise and pick up your gear ahead of time. Interested in being a part of the Cocoa Village Mardi Gras event? Spaces for the 2013 Cocoa Mardi Gras Parade are still available. Book your parade spot now for the Central Florida News 13 Mardi Gras Parade of Floats.  The event begins at 5pm and the Parade of Floats kicks off at 9pm. This is a great way to promote your business to thousands of captivated festival attendees. Spaces begin at $75 and the parade circles Cocoa Village twice. To download the Parade of Floats application form click HERE. For more information on participating in the parade please Contact Us or call Leisure services at (321) 635-7702.