VERO BEACH - Riverside Theatre’s free Live in the Loop concerts return June 26, offering outdoor dining with live music. Ticketed comedy shows indoors will also offer dining.
Scheduled bands are The Real Deal on Friday, June 26, and the Bobby Owen Band on Saturday, June 27. Both play classic rock and roll.
Scheduled comedians both days are headliner Mike Speenburg and opening act Juanita Lolita, with special guest emcee Joshua Armenteros on Saturday.
Seating will comply with social distancing rules by spacing tables six feet apart. Face masks or coverings are required, and you must bring your own, though they may be removed when seated at a table.
All theater employees will be wearing face masks, and those that come in direct contact with food will be wearing gloves. Food service will utilize single-use, disposable menus, cups, and utensils, with no-contact ordering and payment options.
Look for no-touch hand sanitizer dispensers mounted on walls all around the campus.
While Live in the Loop performances have always been free, every attendee must now have a ticket to enter the area. Tickets are still free, but must be obtained on the website at www.RiversideTheatre.com. There is a limit of four tickets per household. Print tickets at home or they can scan the barcode from your phone.
There is a charge for food and drink, but purchases are not required.
If an event is sold-out, additional "Bring Your Own Lawn Chair" passes will be released Wednesdays prior to the concert.
The outdoor concerts run from 5:30-9:30 p.m.
Seating for the comedy shows in the Waxlax Theater will also be limited capacity. Comedy Zone tickets are $14 and $18. There is a charge for food and drink, but purchases are not required.
The Comedy Zone opens at 6:30 p.m. with full table service. Shows are 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Comedy Zone ticket holders can enter the outdoor concerts with their ticket.
Riverside Theatre is located at 3250 Riverside Park Dr., Vero Beach. For more information or tickets, visit www.riversidetheatre.com or call the box office at (772) 231-6990.