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ONGOING

Riverside Theatre - Side by Side by Sondheim, music by Sondheim, Bernstein, Styne and Rodgers, on the Waxlax Stage thru March 22. 231-6990

Vero Beach Theatre Guild - Sondheim musical Gypsy, based on memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee thru March 29.  562-8300

IRC Firefighter’s Fair at the Indian River County Fairgrounds, M-F 5 to 10 p.m.; S & S 1 to 10 p.m. thru March 22.

Vero Beach Museum of Art – Howard Ben Tré: New Sculpture, thru May 17, Environmental Photography, thru May 24 and Embracing Space and Color: Art On & Off the Wall thru June 7.   

McKee Botanical Garden Nature Connects LEGO Brick Exhibition thru April 12.

Guided pontoon boat tours of Blue Cypress Lake with Pelican Island Audubon Society thru May 31. 567-3520

 


MARCH 2015

March 10 – 22
Riverside Theatre presents Side by Side by Sondheim, with an array of numbers by Sondheim, Bernstein, Jule Styne and Richard & Mary Rodgers, on the Waxlax. 231-6990

March 12 – 29
Vero Beach Theatre Guild presents the Sondheim musical Gypsy, based on memoirs of burlesque star Gypsy Rose Lee, directed by Jon Putzke.  562-8300

March 13
Indian River Land Trust walking tour of Spoonbill Marsh, a one-mile walk on uncovered boardwalks along man-made wetland marshes. Free; reservation required. 794-0701

March 13 – 15
64th annual Under the Oaks Fine Arts & Crafts Show at Riverside Park hosted by Vero Beach Art Club, with 200+ juried artists from around the country, Fri. and Sat. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free.  231-0303

March 13 – 22
Firefighter’s Fair at the Indian River County Fairgrounds. 

March 14
Dash in the Sand 5K, a 3.1 mile beach run/walk along the water’s edge, with prizes awarded in age groups from 5 to 80+, 7:30 a.m. from South Beach to benefit Hibiscus Children’s Center.  Advance registration $25. 299-6011 x 313

March 14
Royal Saturdays, parent/child drama and music program, 10 a.m. at Riverside Children’s Theatre.  $12 per child. 234-8052

March 14
Pelican Island Wildlife Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Riverview Park in Sebastian, with arts, food, crafts, historical skits and environmental exhibits. 

March 14
Masters of Music Series features American singer/songwriter John Sebastian, a founder of The Lovin’ Spoonful, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center.  $20 to $75.  778-5249

March 15
Vero Beach Chamber Orchestra concert featuring Gabriel Faure’s Pelleas et Melisande, and Felix Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 3, Scottish, 2 p.m. at Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center. Donations accepted.

March 15
Treasure Coast Chorale presents When Irish Eyes Are Smiling, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church.  Free will offering.  567-4341

March 15
Indian River Symphonic Association presents Brevard Symphony Orchestra, with conductor        Christopher Confessore and pianist Joyce Yang performing Beethoven Overture to Egmont, Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3, and Schubert Symphony No. 9 in C Major, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of Vero Beach.  778-1070

March 19
Springtime in Paris, 10th annual Ladies Bingo Brunch to benefit Senior Resource Association, 11 a.m. at Oak Harbor Club. $110.  469-3148

March 19
Champions for Children Golf Tournament, 2 p.m. shotgun start at Bent Pine Golf Club, with cocktails and awards following.  $250 344-4020 x224

March 19
Warm Nights, Cool Music in the Park, 5 to 7 p.m., rain or shine at Vero Beach Museum of Art, featuring Mark Green and the Rowdy Roosters.  Food and drink available for purchase.  $10 members; $12 nonmembers. 231-0707

March 19
Starlight & Sneakers: A Gala Garden Greenhouse Party, 6 p.m. at Rock City Garden to benefit SunUp ARC, with open bar, bountiful buffet, music and entertainment by Gypsy Lane; casual chic & sneakers.  $125.  562-6854 x 228

March 19
Emerson Center Florida Humanities Series presents Roger Smith on Spies, Schemes, and the Sons of Liberty:  The Shadier Side of East and West Florida during the American Revolution, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  Free; no tickets required.  778-5249

March 20
Indian River Land Trust walking tour of Toni Robinson Waterfront Trail, one mile south of Wabasso Causeway, 9 a.m. loop thru scrub habitat, oak and mangrove forests to lagoon pier. Free; no reservation required. 794-0701

March 20 - 22
Disney’s Peter Pan Jr. at Riverside Children’s Theatre.  231-6990

March 21
A Healthier ME 5K to benefit the Phil Petersen Memorial Center for Diabetes & Health, 7:30 a.m. from Portales de Vero building, followed by mini health expo.  231-5555

March 21
Neverland Adventure Breakfast, 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. at Riverside Children’s Theatre.  $12. 231-6990

March 21
38th Annual Antique car show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Riverside Park, hosted by Indian River Region Car Club.  Free.

March 21
St. Baldrick’s Signature Head Shaving event at Capt. Hiram's, Noon to 6 p.m. to benefit St. Baldrick’s Foundation, funding research to combat pediatric cancer.  643-2893

March 21
Jazz at Noon presented by Treasure Coast Jazz Society features the John Proulx Quartet, 12:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Yacht Club. 234-4600.

March 21
Emerson Center’s Celebrated Speaker’s Series presents Lee Daniels, director of The Butler, Precious and Monster’s Ball, 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., with 5:15 p.m. VIP reception, at the Emerson Center. $70 & $80.  778-5249

March 21
Pathos, Pasta & Pantoliano to benefit the Mental Health Association, 5 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art, with guest speaker Joe Pantoliano, award-winning actor and mental health advocate, a showing of his film, Canvas, and a Gala Italian Dinner. $250. 569-9788

March 21
Space Coast Symphony Orchestra presents Israeli violinist, Daniel Askerov performing Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5 and Concerto for String Quartet & Orchestra by Louis Spohr, 7 p.m. at Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center.  855-252-7276.

March 21
Chamber Orchestra Kremlin directed by Misha Rachlevsky, 7 p.m. at Sebastian River Performing Arts Center featuring Rossini Sonata No. 3, Prokofiev Visions Fugitives, Bloch Nigun for Violin and Orchestra and Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings, to benefit SRHS Choral Dept.   $10 - $15 in advance; $20 at door.  979-4330

March 22
Atlantic Classical Orchestra and Vero Beach Museum of Art Chamber Music Series present Music and Words, 3 p.m. at VBMA. $30 members; $40 nonmembers. 772-460-0850

March 22
First Presbyterian Church Concert Series presents Matt Stott and Jacob Craig in Concert, 3 p.m. at First Presbyterian.  Free will offering. 

March 23
Vero Beach Museum of Art International Lecture Series presents the Lady Fiona Carnarvan, eighth and current countess of Highclere Castle on the Real Downtown Abbey, 4:30 p.m. in Holmes Great Hall; simulcast in Leonhardt Auditorium.   231-0707 x 136

March 23
Cause for Paws Gala, 6 p.m. at Oak Harbor Club to benefit Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County, with cocktails and dinner, and BidPal bidding on a large selection of silent and live auction items. 388-3826

March 24
Fundraising dinner to benefit Shining Light Garden, which donates 100 percent of the produce and flowers grown at its 20-acre farm to those in need, 5 p.m. at Osceola Bistro.  $75. 532-8777

March 25
En Plein Air event, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Vero Beach Yacht Club to benefit the Cultural Council of IRC, featuring local artists painting scenes alongside the Indian River Lagoon. Free.  916-743-1536

March 25
Catch Championship Fever Soirée to benefit Children’s Home Society of Florida, 6 p.m. at Cobalt at Vero Beach Hotel and Spa, with cocktails on the ocean, dinner, dancing, silent and live auctions.  $325.  344-4020 x224

March 26
Tenth annual Day of Hope Caregiver Conference hosted by the Alzheimer & Parkinson Association of IRC Center for Memory and Motion, featuring experts in the field of Alzheimer and dementia related care, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church.  $15 includes boxed lunch. 563-0505

March 26
Angels Help Our Kids Take Flight fundraising dinner, 6 p.m. at Sun Aviation Hangar to benefit Boys and Girls Clubs of Indian River County. $275.  299-7449

March 27
Seminar with Susan Rosoff: Partners in Art, 10 a.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art. $95 members; $115 nonmembers includes lunch.  231-0707

March 27
Adams Ranch Tour and BBQ with Friends of Harbor Branch, 9:45 a.m. open air bus tour followed by lunch.  $40 & $50. (772) 242-2559

March 27
Love of Literacy Luncheon to benefit Literacy Services of Indian River County, 11:30 a.m. at Vero Beach Country Club, with keynote speaker Betsy Horn, author of A Little Touch of Cancer and How it Made Me Well. $60.  778-2223

March 27 & 28
Ballet Vero Beach presents Debussy Suite (In Summer’s Wind), Flames of Paris Pas de Deux, and Paquita, Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. at Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center.  $10-$50.  905-2651

March 27 – 29
Disney’s Peter Pan Jr., 1:30 and 7:30 p.m. at Riverside Children’s Theatre. $5 - $16.  231-6990

March 28
HabiTrot to Higher Education USATF certified 5K/10K Race at South Beach Park to benefit Indian River Habitat’s Scholarship Fund. 7 a.m. HabiDash for children, $10; 7:30 a.m. 5K/10K Run/Walk; $25 & $30. 562-9860 x 209.

March 28
Indian River Land Trust walking tour of Bee Gum Point along Atlantic Flyway, 9 a.m. easy but extensive walk on sandy trail. Free; no reservation required. 794-0701

March 28
Steve Martin Memorial Regatta Sailboat Race for sailors between ages of 8 and 13, hosted by Youth Sailing Foundation of Indian River County and Rotary Club of Vero Beach Sunrise, 9:30 a.m. check-in.  925-2521

March 28
City of Vero Beach Recreation Dept. 56th annual Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m. at Mulligan’s Vero Beach for children up to 9 years old.  567-2144

March 28
Royal Saturdays, parent/child drama and music program, 10 a.m. at Riverside Children’s Theatre.  $12 per child. 234-8052

March 28
McKee Class Series, Make a Succulent Wreath, 10 a.m. at McKee Botanical Garden. $60/$65   includes all supplies and plant materials. 794-0601

March 28
Operation Prom, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Vero Beach Community Center, offering free new and nearly new prom attire – dresses, tuxes and accessories with free alterations.  First come/first served. 234-7186

March 29
Inaugural Chimpathon, a 10-mile (16 km) course beginning  (7:30 a.m.) and ending at St. Lucie County Fairgrounds, taking runners through Save the Chimps Sanctuary and concluding with a free finish line festival.  (772) 429-2225

March 29
Art in the Park, works by Vero Beach Art Club members, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. along Humiston Park. 231-0303

March 30
Riverside Theatre’s Distinguished Lecturer Series, speaker TBA, 4 and 6 p.m. on Stark Stage; simulcast on Waxlax Stage.  231-6990