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Coconut Festival Returns to Sun Splash Grounds Nov. 9-12!

Coconut Fest rideGet ready to "Go COCO Nuts" during the 2017 Cape Coral Coconut Festival November 9-12 at Sun Splash Festival Grounds! 

This year's event features two nights of fireworks and bands on the main stage, an additional stage featuring Polynesian dancers, Cirque acts, stilt walkers and more, plus food, fun and one of the area's largest carnivals.

Coconut Festival 2017 will kick off at 5 p.m. on Thursday with the theme of "Coco Sneak Peak." General admission is free this day only! Friday evening's theme is "Coco Country" featuring country performers GRAYSON ROGERS, WALKER HAYES, RUSSELL DICKERSON and HIGH VALLEY and a fireworks spectacular!

Festivities will continue on Saturday with the carnival opening at 12 p.m. Saturday evening's theme is "Coco Rock" with live performances from ON THE BORDER (The Ultimate Ealges Tribute), REFUGEE (Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Tribute) and VINCE NEIL, the voice of Motely Crue, on the main stage, plus another night of amazing fireworks lighting up the sky. There will also be performances by Polynesian Fire Dancers and live circus acts on both Friday and Saturday nights.

The "Coco Family Day" celebration begins on Sunday at noon and will feature carnival rides, community stage performances, craft and food vendors and games until the festival ends at 10 p.m.

New in 2017 - check out our "Craft Beer Garden." Located in the main tent, enjoy a variety of craft beer selections and the signature Coco Fest beer, Coconut Cream!

Gate admission is $7 per person per day (children under age 5 are free), and single day ride wrist bands are $25 at the event. Purchase your "combo tickets" in advance (by 11/7) for just $20 to save $12 each! Parking is free.

For more details on Cape Coral's signature event and to purchase tickets in advance, visit or call (239) 573-3128.