VERO BEACH ― As we went to press, the Kilted Mermaid in Vero Beach still has live entertainment on the schedule. Since things can change on a moment’s notice, call ahead to confirm.
VERO BEACH ― The Beatles Guys bring their alter ego The Beachland Band to the Riverside Theatre for free concerts on Fri. July 31 and Sat. Aug 1, 5:30 - 9:30 p.m.
VERO BEACH - Johnny Debt Prestage brings his one-man Florida Swamp Blues to the Kilted Mermaid in Vero Beach on June 26 and July 18. He’ll also play Walking Tree Brewery on July 3.
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.
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY ― Live music is back at Pareidolia Brewing Co. in Sebastian.
VERO BEACH - While it will be hard finding live entertainment for at least a few weeks, the Environmental Learning Center will try to remain partially open.
FRIDAY, MARCH 13 THROUGH
VERO BEACH - Riverside Theatre presents one of Broadway’s great musicals, La Cage aux Folles, from March 10-29.
TUESDAY, MARCH 10
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.
VERO BEACH - Fans of Neil Young songs and often distorted gritty electric guitar work, deeply personal lyrics and a signature tenor singing voice that combines folk, rock, blues and other musical styles….will no doubt flock to enjoy Broken Arrow-A Tribute to Neil Young on Thursday, March 19,…
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.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21 AND SATURDAY,
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.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14
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.
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10
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.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1
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.
MONDAY, JANUARY 27
SATURDAY, JANUARY 18
SATURDAY, JANUARY 11
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.
SEBASTIAN - Ghost Town Blues Band is a Memphis-based band that combines contemporary blues with funk and rock jams. Fresh off a headlining gig at the Montreal Jazz Festival, GTBB will play a free show at Earl’s Hideaway in Sebastian on Sun., Jan. 5, from 2-6 p.m.
VERO BEACH - The Environmental Learning Center signature annual benefit, Mangroves & Moonlight, will be held on Sat., Jan. 11, from 5-9 p.m. The event will take place throughout the ELC’s scenic 64-acre campus along the Indian River Lagoon.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 11
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 28
VERO BEACH - Celebrate the holiday season at Riverside Theatre’s Howl at the Moon Kiss 2019 Goodbye Party. Howl is a non-stop live music request show with pianos, drums and more.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21
VERO BEACH - Tickets are on sale for Thoroughly Modern Millie at the Riverside Theatre, Jan. 7-26.
VERO BEACH - You can count on one hand the number of albums that changed the direction of rock and roll. Every rock fan in the world would agree that near the top of that list is The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.
VERO BEACH - Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge is offering free wildlife tours. Hometown News spoke with Chuck McGinness, one of the volunteers giving the tours, to get a sense of what visitors can expect.
VERO BEACH - The Environmental Learning Center presents a fascinating exhibit of black and white Florida nature photography by the legendary Clyde Butcher, Dec. 15-Feb. 28.
VERO BEACH - McKee Botanical Garden has doubled the number of nights it will feature its Holiday Nights of Lights this year. The festivities run now through Dec. 22, and Dec. 27-29, nightly from 6-8 p.m.