ST. LUCIE COUNTY ― COVID has brought us many challenges over the past few months, and Boys and Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County (BGCSLC) has risen to the occasion every single time. Staying true to their mission of, “Whatever It Takes”, BGCSLC is redefining the 38th Chili Cookoff, originally…
VERO BEACH ― Both the Riverside Theatre and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Indian River County are planning fun summer activities for children.
VERO BEACH ― The Vero Beach Museum of Art and Riverside Theatre are offering some fun and educational online entertainment to keep you from thinking about the live entertainment you can’t go see this week.
VERO BEACH ― Ever since the COVID crisis began, the Environmental Learning Center has been coming up with creative ways to educate and entertain.
TREASURE COAST - The Indian River Lagoon National Estuary Program has launched its 17th annual IRL photo contest. Entries will be accepted until Aug. 3, and the best 12 photos will be featured in the 2021 One Lagoon calendar.
Walking around downtown Fort Pierce, one could feel that things are slowly returning to normal. People can once again be seen sitting outside, albeit further apart, and music can be heard through the open doors of bars and restaurants. Life has returned to the downtown area, bringing with it…
VERO BEACH ― Fans and friends of the band Old Barber Bridge will get together on Sat., June 27, from 5-11 p.m., to celebrate the life of Jason Nesbit.
FORT PIERCE ― The Americana duo Nouveaux Honkies return for an outdoor, social distancing-encouraged afternoon show at Summer Crush Vineyard & Winery in Fort Pierce on Sunday, June 14, 1-5 p.m.
VERO BEACH ― Riverside Theatre’s Live in the Loop Outdoor Grill and Bar will reopen May 29, offering outdoor dining with live music and indoor dining with comedy.
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY ― Live music is back at Pareidolia Brewing Co. in Sebastian.
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY ― Those with the courage to resume nightlife have several options for live music this week. While some venues remain closed and many performers are delaying their return to live gigs, others are taking the plunge.
TREASURE COAST ― Whoopi Goldberg, Bryon Allen, Eddie Murphy, Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Billy Crystal, Tiffany Haddish, and many more of the world’s funniest comedians will participate in the Feeding America Comedy Festival Livestream Benefit on Sun., May 10, from 7-9 p.m.
FORT PIERCE ― The Sunrise Theatre, which just announced the postponement or cancellation of all live shows through Aug. 31, has started a new YouTube video series.
VERO BEACH ― Take a virtual tour of The Dalí Museum in St Petersburg at www.thedali.org/virtual-tour/. See an incredible collection of Salvador Dalí artwork in a gorgeous building that is itself designed like a Dalí painting.
TREASURE COAST ― This week’s Treasure Coast web entertainment features the Vero Beach Museum of Art.
VERO BEACH ― Riverside Theatre for Kids is using technology to give young performers the opportunity to audition for summer shows via video submissions.
TREASURE COAST ― Since you’re stuck at home, use that computer to explore new things.
TREASURE COAST – This week’s recommended entertainment options all involve the internet.
TREASURE COAST - Recent weeks have seen an explosion of free online entertainment. No matter your tastes, you can find something enjoyable and educational on the web. Some of it was created right here in our Florida neighborhoods.
VERO BEACH - Ballet Vero Beach, the only professional dance company on the Treasure Coast, has moved its season finale to the internet.
TREASURE COAST – If you love live music, you know that there will be no shows to attend in person for a while. But if you need your music fix and want to support local performers and venues, it’s time to learn about “couch tour.”
VERO BEACH - Riverside Theatre presents one of Broadway’s great musicals, La Cage aux Folles, from March 10-29.
VERO BEACH - Indian River Habitat is requesting RSVPs by March 6 for the non-profit’s March 14 gala at Grand Harbor Beach Club.
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY - March is Women’s History Month, and 2020 is the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment giving women the right to vote. International Women's Day is celebrated on March 8 every year, with a focus on the movement for women's rights.
FORT PIERCE - Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes will perform on Wed., March 11, at the Sunrise Theatre in Fort Pierce. Tickets are on sale now.
VERO BEACH - Emmet Cahill, widely regarded as “Ireland’s most exciting young tenor” and star of the PBS Irish music phenomenon Celtic Thunder, will be in concert at Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center on Sunday, March 8 at 3 p.m.
FORT PIERCE - Comedian Brian Regan returns to the Sunrise Theatre in Fort Pierce on Sunday, March 15, at 7:00 p.m. The popular funnyman played to a packed house at the Sunrise in 2018.
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY - Singer/songwriter Abby Owens has two free local shows coming up this week.
VERO BEACH - The Vero Beach Historic Downtown Arts District has hung the third installation of artist banners on and around 14th Ave.
VERO BEACH - Stand-up comedy returns to the Riverside Theatre this weekend, with headliner Kier and opening act Miguel Colon, Jr. The show is recommended for ages 18 and up.
VERO BEACH - The Farm to Tableaux event on Feb. 24 at the Walking Tree Brewery will benefit homeless families living temporarily at the Hope for Families Center in Vero Beach.
VERO BEACH - The Environmental Learning Center is looking for artists to feature in their new rotating artist series and permanent displays.
VERO BEACH - “Live and Let Die” - the Music of Paul McCartney plays The Emerson Center on March 5 at 7 p.m.
GRANT - On the Treasure Coast, nothing embodies the community spirit of small-town America like the 54th annual Grant Seafood Festival.
VERO BEACH - The next performance in Ballet Vero Beach’s season features the music of composer Paul Edward Gay and choreography by Ballet Master Camilo A. Rodriguez and Artistic Director Adam Schnell.
SEBASTIAN - Peace of Woodstock, a Tampa Bay-based tribute to the 1969 Woodstock festival, will perform a free concert on Sat., Feb. 15, from 2-5 p.m., at Earl’s Hideaway in Sebastian.
VERO BEACH - In 1969, Creedence Clearwater Revival was the most popular rock band in the United States, and one of the most popular in the world. Classic Albums Live will perform CCR’s greatest hits package, “Chronicle, Vol. 1,” on Feb. 27 at the Emerson Center in Vero Beach.
SEBASTIAN - The 9th annual Sebastian Art Studio Tour takes place Sat., Feb. 8, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
VERO BEACH - Riverside Theatre presents Neil Simon’s award-winning comic drama Lost in Yonkers on the Stark Stage Feb. 4-23.
VERO BEACH - The Vero Beach Museum of Art has appointed Anke Van Wagenberg as VBMA senior curator. The appointment follows a national search.
SEBASTIAN - The Veterans Council of Indian River County will host their 5th annual Indian River County Veterans and Family Picnic on Sat., Feb. 1, from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in Riverview Park in Sebastian. The picnic is free for veterans and their guests.
SEBASTIAN - Four Shillings Short, an eclectic folk music duo based in California, will play their first Treasure Coast concerts since 2017 on Wed., Feb. 5, at the North Indian River County Library, and Sat., Feb. 8 at Sebastian Inlet State Park.
VERO BEACH - Legendary singer/songwriter Judy Collins returns to the Emerson Center stage for an intimate performance on Sat., Feb. 15, at 7 p.m.
VERO BEACH - In one of the most exciting shows to play the Emerson Center, singer Joan Osborne brings her trio to Vero Beach on Feb. 6.
VERO BEACH - The First Presbyterian Church will present a concert by the Gainesville Brass Quintet on Sun., Jan. 26, at 4 p.m. in the sanctuary. The event is free to the community, though a $10 donation is suggested.
VERO BEACH - The Laura Riding Jackson Foundation will host a grand re-opening of the poet’s historic house on Sun., Jan. 26 from 2-4 p.m., at its new location on the Mueller Campus of Indian River State College in Vero Beach.
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY - Pending approval by the state legislature, three Indian River County arts institutions are in line to receive $240,000 each from the state’s cultural endowment program.
VERO BEACH - If you want tickets for the Theatre-Go-Round production of The Best of Abba, you better act fast. Most shows sell out well before the date of the performance.
VERO BEACH - Ticket to the Moon, a tribute to Electric Light Orchestra, will play the Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center on Wed., Jan. 22, at 7 p.m.
SEBASTIAN - Tom Petty died in 2017, but his music that sold over 80 million records is kept alive by tribute acts around the country. One of the best is the Fort Lauderdale-based The Petty Hearts, a nationally-touring ensemble playing a free show at Earl’s Hideaway in Sebastian on Sat., Jan.…
VERO BEACH - The 7th annual Bark in the Park, presented by the Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County, takes place in Riverside Park in Vero Beach on Sat., Jan. 11, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.