SATURDAY, OCT. 9 - SUNDAY, OCT. 10

• Treasure Coast Marine Flea Market and Boat Show: The Treasure Coast Marine Flea Market and Boat Show Announces 2021 dates as the 13th annual event is set for October 9-10 at Indian River Fairgrounds in Vero Beach, Florida. For two days, Oct. 9-10 the 139-acre fairgrounds will be transformed into the Treasure Coast's largest nautical "Flea Market." For boat owners, fishermen, divers and anyone with an interest in all things nautical, the Treasure Coast Marine Flea Market is a bargain hunter's dream come true. Private individuals and marine-related businesses sell used marine equipment, marine antiques, new and used boats, fishing tackle, diving gear, marine artwork and other boating related items at unbelievably low prices.

The Treasure Coast Marine Flea Market will be packed with an impressive display of new, used, liquidated and closed out marine and fishing accessories. A wide range of other types of marine products, hardware, electronics, nautical hardware, clothing, shoes and nautical gifts will be on sale. The Indian River Fairgrounds in Vero Beach is located at 7955 58th Ave Vero Beach, Florida. The Nautical Flea Market is easily accessible from I-95 and the Florida Turnpike and there are acres of free parking.

The event gates open to the public at 9:00 am and close at 5:00 pm each day, Saturday and Sunday. Admission is $7 for adults. Children 12 and under are free.

Visit the Treasure Coast Marine Flea Market website for discount tickets, more information, special hotel rates and specific driving directions: http://www.FLNauticalFleaMarket.com. For vendor information, visit the website or contact Under the Sun Promotions at 954-205-7813 or e-mail: info@FLNauticalFleaMarket.com.

THURSDAY, OCT. 14

• Treasure Coast Social Tea Club: O Join us for the BRAND NEW TREASURE COAST SOCIAL TEA CLUB: SEBASTIAN LUNCHEON, on THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2021 at Captain Butcher's Seafood Grill & Bar, located on 1732 Indian River Drive, Sebastian, FL 32958. We start networking at 11:30 AM and lunch goes until 1:00 PM. Bring yourself, business cards, name tag, and door prizes are allowed! Our Featured Keynote Speaker will be Michelle Mitza of AAA Vero Beach ~ The Auto Club Group. Michelle will be talking about the many faces of AAA, not your grandparent's AAA! She will speak about Custom Vacations, and some of their amazing vendors including: Rocky Mountaineer, AMA Waterways, Trafalgar, African Travel, etc. The Treasure Coast Social Tea Club ~ Sebastian Luncheon will feature Cash Raffle, Extra Door Prizes, and more! Please note, we are asking that all attendees register and pre-pay online, so that we have a near to exact head count for the Chefs at the restaurant we meet at. Please register online at Eventbrite. Please click "FOLLOW US" (above the electronic e-vite) on the Eventbrite invitation. Note: We do not allow refunds, but we ask that you find a replacement for yourself if you have paid and cannot attend. Ask us how you and your company, group or favorite organization can sponsor an event and be an speaker! Email macevoy.realestate@gmail.com. For more details or to speak to the hostess, Carolyn Mac Evoy, please call (772) 925-4791.

SATURDAY, OCT. 23

•Frightening 4K Run/Walk & Virtual: On Saturday, Oct. 23, the Frightening 4K Walk will take place at 6155 College Lane in Vero Beach at 6:15 p.m. Finisher Medals for all participants. Halloween Trick or Treat bags to all finishers and fun Halloween Awards. Food & Beer provided after the race! Random giveaway $500 Gift Card for your Halloween Adventure! For more information, visit https://runsignup.com/Race/FL/VeroBeach/Frightening4K.

•Fall Festival: LaPorte Farms, located at 7700 129th Street in Sebastian. Fall Festival will take place Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The festival will have pony rides, mechanical bull, face painting, hay rides, popcorn, cotton candy and more. Great photo & video opportunity Areas. Pumpkins will be available for sale Oct. 3rd (Prices may vary in size) All vendors welcome! Please register at LaPorteFarms.com/register

Boo Bash Art & Craft Event: Visit us at Sebastian Riverview Park Halloween Boo Bash Art & Craft Event There will be face painting, balloon makers, pumpkin carving contest and so much more. While you walk around make sure you stop at our stand and grab a bite to eat. The even will take place Saturday, Oct. 23 at Sebastian Riverview Park, located at US-1 &, Co Rd 512 in Sebastian.

SUNDAY, OCT. 24

•Ninth Annual Duck Derby: Treasure Coast Community Health invites you to the Ninth Annual Great Duck Derby on Sunday, October 24 from 12 P.M. to 4 p.m. at Capt. Hiram's, located at Capt. Hiram’s, 1606 Indian River Drive in Sebastian. Adopt a duck for $5 and have a chance to win $1,000, $500 or $250! All proceeds benefit people who need help paying for their health care. Pay it forward an adopt a duck at www.TheGreatDuckDerby.com!

SATURDAY, OCT. 30

• Tent or Treat: LaPorte Farms Tent or Treat Oct. 30 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Costume contest with prizes, prizes for best decorated ten. Be a sponsor for cash prizes. Bring your tent/table, decorate it, advertise your business & give out candy to the friendly ghost & goblins. Fun for the whole family. LaPorte Farms, located at 7700 129th Street in Sebastian. Sign up today! LaPorteFarms.com/register

FRIDAY, OCT. 29 - SATURDAY, OCT. 30

• Flashlight Nights at the Countryside Family Farms Fall Festival & MAZE: Flashlight Nights at the Countryside Family Farms Fall Festival & MAZE will take place Sunday, Oct. 29-30 at Countryside Family Farms, 6325 81st Street, Vero Beach from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Bring your own flashlight and explore the maze, plus still enjoy many of the other attractions under floodlights, such as jumping pillow, barnyard ball zone, mower-go-round, rat roller, kiddie maze and corn hole! Food and beverages also available, including El Sid tacos and Countryside’s one-of-a-kind OJ slushie with vanilla soft-serve. Cost of admission is $12.95 plus tax online or $15.95 at the gate, 2 and under free.

For more information, call 772-581-0999 (toll free 888-550-5745) or visit www.CountrysideCitrus.com.

THURSDAY, NOV. 25

• 14th Annual Thanksgiving Day Trot Against Poverty 5k: Join us for this Thanksgiving Day community tradition featuring 5k sanctioned race (or you can walk), a one-fourth mile kids race, and a free sweet potato pancake breakfast with all the fixings. This is a professionally-timed race for runners, joggers, walkers, and trotters of all ages and abilities. Learn more at www.TrotAgainstPoverty.org! To register, follow the Tickets button link or complete the Team Registration Form and return to United Against Poverty of Indian River 1400 27th Street, Vero Beach, FL 32960 or email to AZukowski@UnitedAgainstPoverty.org. Tickets are $30.

Thank you for taking the first step in supporting United Against Poverty. Together we can make a huge impact in the fight against poverty in our community.

United Against Povertys purpose is to inspire and empower people living in poverty to lift themselves and their families to economic self-sufficiency.

ONGOING EVENTS

• Vero Beach Farmers Market: The Farmers Market Oceanside Vero Beach is open weekly every Saturday from 8-Noon on Ocean Drive at Humiston Park.

The Market's mission is to provide healthy, fresh foods and horticultural products to the patrons of our market. You will find a great selection of produce, citrus, seafood, fresh breads, pastries, botanicals, locally grown landscape plants, honey, spices, healthy drinks, homemade dog treats and more. Local musicians also perform adding to the friendly atmosphere!

We also wish to encourage our shoppers to visit Vero's unique beachside shopping district and delicious restaurants nearby, many are within walking distance of the market.

The Farmers Market Oceanside is pet-friendly, but all animals must be on a leash at all times.

Learn More at - https://www.verobeachoba.com/farmers-market.

• Twilight Night Shoots are back!: Night shooting on Thursdays is back at the Indian River County Public Shooting Range by popular demand.

The range will be open again from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Thursdays going forward.

The IRC Shooting Range is located at 10455 102nd Ter in Sebastian.

Questions? - contact Jerry Seldes at (772) 226-3096.

• Capt's Karaoke: Join us at Capt Hiram's Resort for karaoke from Good Times Entertainment! Every Sunday at 6 p.m. on the Tiki Stage. Capt Hiram's Resort is located at 1580 US Highway 1 in Sebastian. Learn more at https://www.facebook.com/CaptHiramsResort or call (772) 388-8588.

• Motown Tuesdays: Curtis Hill aka Mr. Motown performs every Tuesday at Cobalt starting at 6 p.m. $5 beers, $8 wines, & $10 martinis. Learn more at https://cobaltrestaurant.com/about or call (772) 469-1060. Cobalt is located at 3500 Ocean Drive in Vero Beach.

• Family Fun at Countryside Family Farms!: Children’s activities, outdoor market, farm attractions for kids including kiddie train, mower-go-round, jump pillow, rat rollers and barnyard ball zone, plus lunch offerings from El Sid Taco Trailer, ice cream, slushies, and more! Hours vary for each week’s special activity, so visit www.CountrysideFamilyFarms.com for all the details!

Countryside Family Farms is located at 6325 81st Street in Vero Beach. Admission is Free. However to access The Jump Pillow, Orange Blossom Express, Rat Rollers, Barnyard Ball Games, Corn Hole, Air Cannon, and Mower-Go-Round purchase a $5 Fun Pass which is good from 10 - 2 p.m.

• First Friday Gallery Stroll - Downtown Vero Beach: Galleries and businesses in historic downtown Vero Beach participate in the First Friday Gallery Stroll held from 5 to 8 p.m. on the first Friday of every month. The stroll takes place along 14th Avenue from 19th Street to 23rd Street and the surrounding area. Both galleries and select businesses exhibit new artwork each month in a lively gallery reception atmosphere.

Learn more at - https://www.mainstreetverobeach.org/gallery-stroll/.

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