Halloween Event – Melbourne Zombie Walk

Posted by on Oct 14, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Halloween Event – Melbourne Zombie Walk

This Saturday, October 18th, Zombie Walks Brevard will be in Downtown Melbourne with hoards of volunteers, all of them dressed, you guessed it, as zombies. The event has become an annual tradition in our town, and absolutely anyone can take part. The excerpt below was taken from the event Facebook Page and includes a wealth of information for would-be undead guests. We hope to see you there! “At 1pm the event will be officially open to the public. FREE EVENT (though we ask for a donation to Pancreatic Cancer Research) There will be...

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Attractions – Atlas V Launch

Posted by on Oct 14, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Attractions – Atlas V Launch

Kennedy Space Center has scheduled another Atlas V launch from Cape Canaveral at the end of this month. Weather permitting, guests will be able to view the launch from the Kennedy Space Center visitor complex or from our miles of gorgeous beaches. The launch is scheduled for October 29 at 1:19pm. For more information about the Atlas V launch, viewing opportunities, or Kennedy Space Center, please visit the Visitor Complex event page. “Experience the memorable sights and sounds of the powerful roaring engines of a United Launch Alliance...

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Inn Our Backyard – Full Moon and Eclipse

Posted by on Oct 7, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Inn Our Backyard – Full Moon and Eclipse

Be sure to set your alarms extra early tonight! Early tomorrow morning is this year’s last total lunar Eclipse. Guests at the SeaGlass Inn are headed across the street tomorrow to the riverside Ryckman Park to watch the eclipse setting over the river. The moon should begin passing into the Earth’s darkest part of shadow at around 5:00 AM, and by 6:00 the entire moon should have taken on a rich, golden red color. It promises to be a remarkable sight and a very poetic way to start a new month. For our weekend guests, in honor of...

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Halloween Event -  Boo at the Zoo

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Halloween Event -  Boo at the Zoo

October is only two days away now, and Melbourne Beach is preparing its Halloween costumes. The Brevard zoo has added it’s colorful banner to the lineup with the family-friendly event BOO at the Zoo. The theme this year is “Lands of Adventure,” and promises creepy crafts, trick or treat stations, and a haunted trail for the younger and bravest of guests.  We at the SeaGlass Inn are particularly interested in the series of night zipping tours they are offering during the event. Boo at the Zoo runs October 10-12, 17-19 and 24-26 from...

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In Our Backyard: Last month of Sea Turtle Nesting Season nearly here!

Posted by on Sep 26, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

In Our Backyard: Last month of Sea Turtle Nesting Season nearly here!

As we enter October, we at the SeaGlass Inn are keeping particularly watchful eyes on the Melbourne Beach shoreline for nesting mother sea turtles. Every year, from March to October, these amazing creatures travel miles and miles to return to our beaches, lay their eggs, and begin the next generation. Melbourne’s Beaches are major nesting areas for primarily Loggerhead Turtles, but we also get regular visits from Leatherback Turtles (the largest variety) and Green Turtles. This month, guests in the mood for a nighttime walk on the beach...

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Posted by on Sep 23, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

One of Melbourne’s favorite events is back again! On October 4th and 5th , 2014, the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will soar over for Florida’s Space Coast Air and Space Show. The event, to take place at Melbourne International Airport, will feature a line-up of a dozen or more performers, photo pit and “Flight Line Club” options, and a full weekend of fun.                 This amazing display of precision and engineering is being held just across the river. After a day of excitement, what better place to stay and unwind...

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Attractions-Kennedy Space Center

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Attractions-Kennedy Space Center

We locals like to say we live on the Space Coast for a reason! RIGHT NOW it is T minus 5 minutes until an Atlas V rocket will launch the CLIO mission. The departure point? Kennedy Space Center, of course, just up the island from us. The visitor’s center there is an amazing way to spend an afternoon, learn about our space program, and if you schedule your trip right, meet an astronaut, or see a rocket launch up close! If you’re thinking about visiting Melbourne, a rocket launch from the Space Center is a thing to behold. For...

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Local Event – Space Coast Scavenger Hunt, September 27th

Posted by on Sep 11, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Local Event – Space Coast Scavenger Hunt, September 27th

Looking for something insanely fun to do in Melbourne? Want to benefit a great cause while searching for cash prizes and other great stuff? Then you better get some clever and resourceful friends together to take part in the 2014 Space Coast Scavenger Hunt! This event provides an excellent way to explore our vibrant beachside community. Take funny pictures, follow clues to some of the town’s favorite local hangouts, and, who knows, you might win a prize. Better than that, though, you might discover some new favorite places. This scavenger...

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Local Event – “80′s in the Park”, September 26-28th

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Local Event – “80′s in the Park”, September 26-28th

Do you love the eighties? Our little town does. Join us this month from the 26th to the 28th as our very own Wickham Park hosts three days of throwback fun. 80’s in the Park promises to be “The Biggest 80’s Weekend since… the 80’s!”.  With dozens of local bands playing all of the music we remember fondly, a classic car show, a costume and karaoke contest, and vendors celebrating the fads and fashions of the decade, this event promises to be a colorful and quirky weekend of fun. Wickham Park, the grounds for this event, is just 25...

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Local “Sip and Stroll” Event to take place on September 20th, 2014

Posted by on Sep 4, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Local “Sip and Stroll” Event to take place on September 20th, 2014

  Spend the afternoon of September 20th on a wine walk and stroll to your favorite shops and restaurants located in the New Haven Area of Historic Downtown Melbourne, just ten minutes away from the Sea Glass Inn. Discover new merchants, check out the latest fashions, collect gift ideas and enjoy wine and beer samplings along the way. Each reservation includes a commemorative wine glass, passport and tote bag loaded with swag to be presented to the ticket holder at check in. More information about the event and ticketing can be found at...

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