On Saturday December 16th from 11.am. to 4 p.m, 60 Skydivers from the Air Sports Parachute Team dressed in full Santa attire and jumped out of three aircraft, Tico Bell C-7, Twin Otter and Bel 142 helicopter onto the Cocoa Beach Pier’s shoreline. Reaching high speeds, these skydivers attempted to land perfectly onto holiday themed inflatable targets. Some did, some did not!
2017 Skydiving Santa Cocoa Beach Recap
Previously known as a skydiving and surfing event, Skydiving Santa’s has now become a separate event from Surfing Santa’s due to it’s vast popularity.
Now, every December, thousands of locals and visitors swarm the Cocoa Beach Pier area to watch the Skydiving Santa’s from the Air Sports Parachute Team entertain the crowd by skydiving right onto the beach.