Founded in 1962, Cocoa Beach Pier is spread across an area of more than 750 feet over the Atlantic Ocean. The pier offers dining and entertainment options through an ice cream parlor and several bars and restaurants. Cocoa Beach Pier provides opportunities for swimming, sun tanning and sea surfing. The pier features the Atlantic Ocean Grille, which is a restaurant that serves a range of seafood to diners. It also offers catering services, as well as surfboards, umbrellas and chairs on a rental basis. The pier provides its facilities to host rehearsal dinners, community club luncheons, corporate banquets, company picnics, beach barbecues and wedding receptions. In addition, Cocoa Beach Pier includes gift shops that sell handmade apparel and crafts.