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SUMMER 2017



Lego sculpture

Marvel at fascinating Lego sculptures at McKee Botanical Garden in Vero Beach from May 1 through 7. For more information, call 794.0601. PHOTO PROVIDED

ALL DATES AND TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. PLEASE CALL BEFORE ATTENDING.

RECURRING
(Note some recurring events may take a break for summer and/or early fall. Please check before going.)

Every Saturday
• Farmer’s Market – Melody Lane, downtown Fort Pierce. 8 a.m.-noon, year-round.
• Jazz Market Arts and Crafts – Melody Lane, downtown Fort Pierce, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. off season; 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in season. May 6 only: Live jazz at the gazebo. 940.1145
• Behind the Scenes Tours – St. Lucie County Aquarium, Fort Pierce, 2 p.m. 462.3474
• Farmer’s Market Oceanside – Humiston Park, Vero Beach, 8 a.m.-noon. 410.8376
• Square Dancing – Walton Road Community Center, Port St. Lucie, 6 p.m. 631.2184

Third Saturday
• Sebastian River Art Club Show – Riverview Park, Sebastian, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. November-April. Rain date next day. 321.0987
• Community Garage Sale – Minsky Gym, Darwin Boulevard, Port St. Lucie, 8 a.m.-noon. 344.4142
• Vintage Market and Green Market – 14th Avenue and 20th Street, Vero Beach, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 643.6782

Every Sunday
• Stuart Green Market – City Hall parking lot, Flagler Street, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 233.0297
• Rockin’ Riverwalk – Downtown Stuart, 1-4 p.m., live outdoor waterfront concerts, year-round. 288.1010
• Tradition Green Market – The Landing shopping center, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (except July) in the Tradition community, western Port St. Lucie. 359.1462

Second Sunday
• Indian RiverSide Park Art Show – Jensen Beach Art League, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. through April, resuming in November. 486.5240

Fourth Sunday
• One-Stop Garage Sale – Port St. Lucie Civic Center garage, 9:30-a.m.-1:30 p.m. 344.4142

Every Monday
• Line Dancing – Walton Road Community Center, Port St. Lucie. 370.1732

Every Tuesday
• Farm to Fork – Green market at Treasure Coast Research Park, 3-6 p.m. Visit floridanny@bellsouth.net or call 467.3107 for more information.
• Jazz Jam by Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society – Sunrise Black Box Theatre, 7-10 p.m. 460.5299

Tuesday and Wednesday
• Comedy Zone/Howl at the Moon – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, on alternating weeks. May take summer break; call before going to make sure it’s on. 231.6990
• Comedy Zone – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach. Stand-up comedy, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Tickets: 231.6990.
• Howl at the Moon – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach. Live outdoor music, food and bar service, 6:15 p.m.Tuesday and Wednesday. For reservations, call 231.6990.

First Tuesday
• St. Lucie County Aquarium – Smithsonian exhibit of saltwater marine life in living native habitat. This is the once-a-month free admission day. 462.3474

Second Tuesday
• Sunset Concerts at the Gallery – Martin County Court House Cultural Center, Stuart, 5:30-7 p.m, October through June. 286.6676

Third Tuesday
• Big Band Dancing with Ambassadors of Swing – Port St. Lucie Civic Center. 6:30 p.m. 807.4499

Every Wednesday
• Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute – Immersion tour, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For reservations, call 242.2293.
• Green Market and Food Co-op – Marina Square, Fort Pierce, 12-6 p.m. 971.8480
• Guided Tour of History Exhibits – Elliott Museum, Stuart, 11 a.m., meet at front desk. 225.1961
• Volunteer Gardening Day – Heathcote Botanical Gardens, Fort Pierce, 9 a.m.-noon. 464.4672

First Wednesdays
• Pretty Princess Tea Party – Port St. Lucie Community Center, 10-11:30 a.m. Enjoy stories read by a grown-up princess, singalong, crafts and more. Cost is $3 and is for children ages 2 and up. 807.4499

Second Wednesday
• Art Mundo Art Walk – Downtown Fort Pierce, 5-8 p.m. 466.1010

Every Other Wednesday
• Jazz Jam Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society – Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens, 6:30-9:30 p.m. 337.1959

Every Thursday
• Bike Night – Fort Pierce Marina area, 6-9 p.m. 466.3880
• Jammin’ Jensen – Downtown Jensen Beach, 6-9:30 p.m. 334.3444
• Auto Gallery and Garage Tour – Elliott Museum, Stuart. Front desk, 11 a.m. Call first to make sure tour is on. 225.1961

Third Thursday
• Dancing – Heritage Center, Vero Beach, 7-10 p.m. 770.2263

Every Friday
• Guided Kayak or Canoe Paddling Tour – Jonathan Dickinson State Park, Hobe Sound. 9:45 a.m.-noon. For information, call Elsa Kimbell Education Center first at 561.745.5551.

First Friday
• Friday Fest – Downtown Fort Pierce, 5:30-9 p.m. Call 466.3880 for rain date.
• First Friday Gallery Strolls – Old Downtown Vero Beach, 5-8 p.m. 643.6782

Second Friday
• Coffee with PSL City Council – Port St. Lucie Community Center, 8:30 a.m. 871.5219

Third Friday
• Coffee with Mayor of Fort Pierce – Fort Pierce Yacht Club, Veterans Memorial Park, 8 a.m. 466.3880

Fourth Friday
• Coffee with St. Lucie County Commission Chairman – SLCTV studio, Room 101, County Administration Building, Fort Pierce. 8:30 a.m. 462.1400

Last Friday
• Downtown Friday – 14th Avenue between 20th and 21st streets, Vero Beach, 5:30-8:30 or 9 p.m. 643.6782

JUNE

Friday, June 30
• Vegas Nights – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach. 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission, live music, two full bars, food, casino night parties. 231.6990
• Downtown Friday – Historical downtown of Vero Beach, 6-9 p.m. 643.6782

JULY

Saturday, July 1 – Monday, July 31
• Sea Turtle Walks - Sebastian Inlet State Park, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. daily except Wednesday and Thursday. These fill up extremely fast, so reservations should be made immediately at www.FriendsOfSebastianInletStatePark.org only.

Saturday, July 1
• Godspell – Maltz Jupiter Theatre, Jupiter, 7:30 p.m. 561.743.2666
• Vegas Nights – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission, live music, two full bars, food, casino night parties. 231.6990
• Stuart Community Band – Blake Library, Stuart. Fourth of July music, 3-4 p.m. 528.3343

Sunday, July 2
• Godspell – Maltz Jupiter Theatre, Jupiter, 2 p.m. 561.743.2666

Tuesday, July 4
Independence Day
• Stars over St. Lucie – Marina Square, on the waterfront, 6 p.m. Enjoy a Fourth of July celebration with fireworks at dark.
• FreedomFest Port St. Lucie – Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 2-10 p.m. Family-friendly event with fireworks at dusk, live music, vendors and more. 878-2277
• Fireworks in Stuart – Flagler Park. Food, vendors, children’s activity area. Stuart Community Band performs at 7 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9 p.m.
• Fireworks in Vero Beach – Riverside Park, all day. Family fun and fireworks. 567.2144
• Sebastian Freedom Festival – Riverview Park, 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Parade, festivities, food, crafts and other vendors. Fireworks at dusk. Visit Sebastianchamber.org for more information.

Wednesday, July 5 – Friday, July 14
• Vero Beach International Music Festival – First Presbyterian Church of Vero Beach. Visit www.verobeachinternationalmusicfestival.com for details.

Friday, July 7
• Vegas Nights – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission, live music, two full bars, food, casino night parties. 231.6990

Saturday, July 8
• Sunset Saturday Night – Humiston Park, Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Free concert. 532.7983
• Vegas Nights – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission, live music, two full bars, food, casino night parties. 231.6990

Friday, July 14 • Vegas Nights – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission, live music, two full bars, food, casino night parties. 231.6990

Saturday, July 15
• Ribbon Cutting - 14870 & 14880 SW Carter Lane, Indiantown, 9 a.m. Habitat for Humanity of Martin County. 223.9940 or visit Habitatmartin.org for more details.
• Vegas Nights – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission, live music, two full bars, food, casino night parties. 231.6990

Friday, July 21
• Vegas Nights - Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission, live music, two full bars, food, casino night parties. 231.6990

Saturday, July 22
• Vegas Nights – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission, live music, two full bars, food, casino night parties. 231.6990

Friday, July 28
• James and the Giant Peach – Maltz Jupiter Theatre, Jupiter, 7:30 p.m. 561.743.2666
• Pirate Fest – Riverside Park, Vero Beach, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., in commemoration of the loss of the 1715 Spanish Fleet. Visit verobeachpiratefest.com for list of activities.
• Vegas Nights – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission, live music, two full bars, food, casino night parties. 231.6990
• Downtown Friday – 14th Avenue between 20th and 21st streets, Vero Beach, 5:30-8:30 or 9 p.m. 643.6782

Saturday, July 29
• James and the Giant Peach – Maltz Jupiter Theatre, Jupiter, 7:30 p.m. 561.743.2666
• Pirate Fest – Riverside Park, Vero Beach, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., in commemoration of the loss of the 1715 Spanish Fleet. Art show at Royal Palm Pointe, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Visit verobeachpiratefest.com for list of activities.
• Bromeliads and More Plant Sale – Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 337.1959
• Vegas Nights – Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission, live music, two full bars, food, casino night parties. 231.6990
• The Pure Zeppelin Experience – Sunrise Theatre, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 461.4775

Sunday, July 30
• Pirate Fest – Riverside Park, Vero Beach, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., in commemoration of the wreck of the 1715 Spanish Fleet. Visit verobeachpiratefest.com for list of activities.

AUGUST

Saturday, Aug. 12
• Sunset Saturday Night – Humiston Park, Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Free concert. 532.7983

Saturday, Aug. 19
• Bonsai Weekend – Brevard Zoo, Melbourne, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Learn about miniature trees and see demonstrations. 321.254.9453

Sunday, Aug. 20
• Bonsai Weekend – Brevard Zoo, Melbourne, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Learn about miniature trees and see demonstrations. 321.254.9453
Thursday, Aug. 24
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Friday, Aug. 25
• Downtown Friday – 14th Avenue between 20th and 21st streets, Vero Beach, 5:30-8:30 or 9 p.m. 643.6782
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Saturday, Aug. 26
• Orchids, Orchids and More Plant Sale – Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 337.1959
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Sunday, Aug. 27
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 2 p.m. 465.0366

Thursday, Aug. 31
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

SEPTEMBER

Friday, Sept. 1
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Saturday, Sept. 2
• Cold-Blooded Weekend – Brevard Zoo, Melbourne, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Enter the world of reptiles, amphibians, insects and more. 321.254.9453 • The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Sunday, Sept. 3
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 2 p.m. 465.0366

Thursday, Sept. 7
• Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder – Lyric Theatre, Stuart, 7 p.m. 286.7827
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Friday, Sept. 8
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Saturday, Sept. 9
• Sunset Saturday Night – Humiston Park, Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Free concert. 532.7983

Sunday, Sept 10
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 2 p.m. 465.0366

Friday, Sept. 15
• Thunder from Down Under – Lyric Theatre, Stuart, 6 and 8:30 p.m. Girls Night Outback (from Australia). 286.7827

Saturday, Sept. 23
• The Incredible Edibles – Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Herbs, vegetables and more on sale. 337.1959

Sunday, Sept. 24
• National Estuaries Day – Environmental Learning Center, Wabasso. Canoeing, music, crafts and more. 589.5050

Friday, Sept. 29
• Downtown Friday – 14th Avenue between 20th and 21st streets, Vero Beach, 5:30-8:30 or 9 p.m. 643.6782

Saturday, Sept. 30
• Celebrate the Arts – Riverside Park, Vero Beach, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Live entertainment, artists booths, food court, giveaways. Visit cultural-council.org/CelebrateArts.html or call 770.3403 for more information.

INDIAN RIVER magazine is not responsible for errors, omissions or schedule changes. Please check with the facility before attending any event.