VERO BEACH - On Jan. 26, the Gifford Youth Achievement Center held its Snow Ball at Oak Harbor.
VERO BEACH - Two beloved singer/songwriters will perform together Thurs., Feb. 21, when Jonathan Edwards and Karla Bonoff visit The Emerson Center.
VERO BEACH - The Agile Rascal theatre troupe, a unique collection of environmentalist actors who travel the United States on bicycles, will visit the Environmental Learning Center on Sunday, Feb. 17, at 4 p.m. They will present a Florida-specific musical play that they just wrote in January,…
FORT PIERCE - The Sunrise Theatre in Fort Pierce will present rock and roll legends The Zombies on Sunday, Feb. 17. Tickets are selling very fast, so act quickly if you want to attend.
VERO BEACH - Camp Haven, a non-profit that helps homeless men rebuild their lives, celebrated their 6th annual Diamonds in the Rough Gala at the Grand Harbor Golf & Beach Club on Jan. 26.
VERO BEACH - Indie Pop Rock duo Sirsy returns to Sebastian Inlet State Park Sat., Feb. 9, for a free two hour concert.
VERO BEACH - In the famous film Deliverance, everybody remembers the banjo player who played one half of the chilling song Dueling Banjos. But the song also featured a guitar player. The actor/musician who played that part, Ronny Cox, will perform Feb. 10 at The Heritage Center in Vero Beach.
VERO BEACH - The Riverside Theatre has two great plays this week. Next to Normal is finishing its run on the Waxlax Stage, and The Last Romance starts Feb. 5 on the Stark Stage.
VERO BEACH - Theatre-Go-Round, a popular local institution most recently based at the Quilted Giraffe restaurant, is moving to Costa d’Este Beach Resort. The first show at the new location, True Colors of the ’80s, opens Feb. 10. Performances run every Sunday through March 17.
SEBASTIAN - The 8th annual Sebastian Art Studio Tour will take place on Sat., Feb. 9 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The self-guided tour of 10 artists’ studios in and around Sebastian is free and open to the public.
VERO BEACH - The City of Vero Beach Recreation Department will hold the 16th annual Mother Daughter Tea Party at the Vero Beach Community Center on Jan. 26 from 2–4 p.m.
VERO BEACH - The Coalition for Racial Justice, a sub-committee of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Vero Beach Social Justice Steering Committee, invites the public to a reception and movie Sat., Jan. 26, from 5:30-8 p.m.
VERO BEACH - Classic Albums Live makes its first appearance at the Emerson Center Feb. 8 with a recreation of the Fleetwood Mac album “Rumours.”
VERO BEACH - Visit Florida, the official tourism marketing arm of the State of Florida, has announced a partnership with the Vero Beach Wine and Film Festival.
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY - The Florida Department of Education announced in late December that Indian River County improved its high school graduation rate by almost five points, increasing from 87.1 percent in 2016-2017 to 92 percent in 2017-2018. This exceeds the state’s graduation rate by almo…
VERO BEACH - The Laura Riding Jackson Foundation will offer a fiction writing workshop for adults on Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The workshop will be held at the LRJF Writing Center in Vero Beach.
VERO BEACH - Fans of Elton John know the performer’s live act has been through several dramatic transformations, from soloist to full bands and even orchestras. For fans who have been with Elton from the beginning, one of the favorite periods is the 1970-72 trio tours.
VERO BEACH - Recycled plastic that has been transformed into art by members of the Vero Beach Art Club is on display through Jan. 27 at the Environmental Learning Center.
VERO BEACH - Tickets are on sale now for the Gifford Youth Achievement Center Snow Ball, an elegant winter extravaganza to be held at Oak Harbor on Jan 26, 5:30-9:30 p.m.
MARTIN COUNTY— One of the most entertaining events of the year for dogs — will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at The Fur Seasons Resort for Pets, 1310 SW Commerce Way. The event, now its third year, has gained a reputation for providing fun for the entire family, e…
ST. LUCIE COUNTY— Since 1972, the Pineapple Playhouse, St. Lucie County's oldest not-for-profit theater, has provided live entertainment in comedy, musicals and serious drama to the community. The theater was conceived by a group of 16 civic-minded stage enthusiasts who found a variety of ve…
Valerie Kirtley, 36, of Stuart, was arrested Dec. 21 and charged with possession of marijuana over 20 grams, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
VERO BEACH - Vero Beach artist Barry Shapiro wanted to get people more interested in painting. After presenting a Paint your Pet workshop, Mr. Shapiro realized that the love of a pet can be a great artistic motivator.
VERO BEACH - The Riverside Theatre will present Evita, one of Broadway’s great musicals, on the Stark Stage from Jan. 8-27.
ST. LUCIE COUNTY – Take a step back in time during the 10th annual Pioneer Day Festival on Saturday, Jan. 5th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., sponsored by the Friends of Savannas Preserve State Park. Visitors will experience living history as they explore how people in Florida lived circa mid-19th century.
Vero Beach - Ballet Vero Beach launches its sixth season with Nutcracker on the Indian River Dec. 30 and 31, and Program 2: Premieres, with performances Jan. 4 and 5. Both events will be held at the VBHS Performing Arts Center.
VERO BEACH - Tapestry: A Tribute to Carole King is a beautiful re-creation of the Carole King songbook, performed with a live band. The band plays The Emerson Center in Vero Beach Friday, Jan. 11, at 7 p.m.
VERO BEACH - Vero Beach’s own the 20th Street Jazz Band will headline the Sebastian Inlet State Park Night Sounds concert series on Sat., Dec. 22, 7-9 p.m.
VERO BEACH - Visitors to the Environmental Learning Center’s Wintergreen Night Lights event will have the opportunity to take an evening stroll on an island illuminated just for the holidays, and canoe through living passageways of mangrove trees decorated with sparkling lights.
OKEECHOBEE - Dreams of Okeechobee becoming an annual music festival destination took a hit recently when organizers announced there would be no 2019 festival. While hopes remain that the blockbuster four-day event might return in 2020, those prospects now appear dim.
VERO BEACH – Those looking for a low budget but high energy night out can enjoy free Riverside Theatre outdoor concerts this weekend.
VERO BEACH - On Dec. 14, Main Street Vero Beach presents the final Devouring Downtown Progressive Dinner Food Tour of 2018.
ST. LUCIE COUNTY – According to the old song, “Christmas is the warmest time of the year,” and while that’s not exactly true here in Florida, Fort Pierce Jazz and Blues Society aims to heat up your holiday with some sizzling swing music, a little bit of dancing, and a whole lot of ho-ho-ho. …
STUART — Jingle bells, jingle bells! It’s almost time to let the joyous music of the holiday season lift your hearts and souls as the Stuart Community Concert Band presents their annual holiday concerts at the Blake Library.
Hilarity abounds in this portrait of three couples successively occupying a suite at the Plaza. A suburban couple take the suite while their house is being painted and it turns out to be the one in which they honeymooned 23 (or was it 24?) years before and was yesterday the anniversary, or i…
VERO BEACH — The City of Vero Beach Recreation Department will present “Christmas Road Trip,” an original performing arts holiday production, on Thurs., Dec. 20 and Fri., Dec. 21, at the Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center.
VERO BEACH - On Dec. 11, the installation of the dramatic Embracing Peace bronze sculpture of a sailor and a nurse by renowned artist Seward Johnson will take place at McKee Botanical Garden.
VERO BEACH - The Indian River County Library System presents the following programs in December at both the Main Library and the Brackett Library. All are free and open to the public. Some require registration.
SEBASTIAN - The annual Sebastian River High School Prism concert is here, with five performances Dec. 6-9.
VERO BEACH - The Choral Department at Sebastian River Middle School will present two Holiday Madrigal Dinners on Thursday, Dec. 6, and Friday, Dec. 7, beginning at 7 p.m. The dinners will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Vero Beach.
VERO BEACH - The Vero Beach Theatre Guild is holding auditions for “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.”
JENSEN BEACH — The “Taste of Jensen,” a 21-year Jensen Beach holiday tradition from the Jensen Beach Chamber of Commerce, will be held Tuesday, Dec. 11 in downtown Jensen Beach. Event hours are 5:30- 8:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at Seacoast Bank (Jensen Beach Blvd. Branch), the Jensen …
VERO BEACH — The Vero Beach Theatre Guild is holding auditions for “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.”
Put on those creative thinking caps, untangle those Christmas lights and get ready for the third annual City of Lights Holiday Decorating Contest presented by the City of Fort Pierce.
VERO BEACH - The 100 year celebration for Vero Beach continues in December with historic and holiday activities for all ages.
VERO BEACH - Indian River Medical Center will hold the IRMC Auxiliary’s Celebration of Lights ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 6, at 6 p.m. on the hospital grounds.
VERO BEACH - The Library Friends Gift Shop will host their 4th annual Friends of the Library Fashion Show on Tues., Dec. 4, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Indian River County Main Library. All proceeds from the fashion show benefit the Indian River County Library System.
SEBASTIAN - Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge is offering free wildlife tours every Wednesday from Dec. 2018 through March 2019, and one Saturday per month Jan. 2019 through March 2019 (Jan. 26, Feb. 23, March 23) from 8-10 a.m.
VERO BEACH - The Celtic Angels Christmas Concert returns to The Emerson Center in Vero Beach Sat., Dec. 1 at 7 p.m.
STUART – Rock Around the Clock while reliving memories of the biggest show on TV. Fall in love all over again in This Magic Moment, feel the heartbreak of being a Teenager in Love, and cut a rug At the Hop!
FORT PIERCE – The Fourth Annual Toy Drive Block Party, #TDBP2018, will take place in downtown Fort Pierce on Dec. 8.