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ONGOING

Riverside Theatre - The Last Romance on the Stark Stage thru Feb. 24.  772-231-6990

Vero Beach Museum of Art - Victorian Radicals: From the Pre-Raphaelites to the Arts and Crafts Movement thru May 5. 772-231-0707

McKee Botanical Garden - Seward Johnson exhibit thru April 28.  772-794-0601

King of the Hill Tennis Tournaments, 6 p.m. Tuesdays thru Feb. 26 at the Moorings Club. 772-979-5582

FEBRUARY

February 14
Valentine’s Cabaret and Dinner featuring members of Twisted Cabaret, 6 p.m. at Unity Spiritual Center of VB to benefit The Source’s Dining with Dignity program.  $60.  772-562-1133

February 14
Healing Hearts Valentine’s Day Party hosted by Exchange Club of Treasure Coast to benefit child abuse prevention programs, 6:30 p.m. at Indian River Club, with dinner, DJ for dancing, cash bar and chocolates. $100 includes ticket to The Last Romance at Riverside Theatre.  772-584-1087

February 14
Silver Tones Valentine’s Concert, Heart & Soul, 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church hosted by Senior Resource Association.  772-569-0760

February 14
Live from Vero Beach presents the McCartney Years: A Paul McCartney Concert Experience, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

February 14
Indian River Symphonic Association presents the Russian National Orchestra featuring music by Chopin and Rachmaninoff, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of VB.  $85.  772-778-1070

February 15 to 17
Vero Beach High School Drama Dept. presents Disney’s Mary Poppins – The New Musical, 7 p.m. Fri. & Sat.; 2 p.m. Sun. at VBHS PAC.  $10 & $15.  772-564-5537

February 16
Indian River Genealogical Society Valentine Seminar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, with speakers Diahan Southard and Lisa Alzo speaking about DNA and genealogy.  772-444-7470

February 16
AAUW Vero Beach Book Author Luncheon Fundraiser, 11:30 a.m. at Vero Beach Country Club featuring Diane Stuckart, president of Florida Chapter of Mystery Writers of America; her latest book is ‘Fool’s Moon.’  $60.  772-559-7631

February 16
Florida Craft Brew and Wingfest, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Royal Palm Pointe to benefit Rotary Club of Vero Beach Sunrise charities, with live entertainment, food and craft beers.  Free admission. Beer bracelets $35. Floridacraftbrewandwingfest.com

February 16
International Festival at Florida Tech in Melbourne, Noon to 5 p.m. with global-themed performances, food and children’s activities.  Free.   

February 16
Treasure Coast Jazz Society presents Ed Metz Trio, with Nick Parrott & Rossano Sportiello, 12:30 at Vero Heritage Center.  772-234-4600

February 17
The Agile Rascal Theatre Troup, which provides environmentally-themed plays while touring the U.S. by bicycle, will perform 4 p.m. at the Environmental Learning Center. Free with standard ELC admission. 772-589-5050

February 18
International Lecture Series presents A Life of Opening Nights, with Tony Award-winning choreographer Rob Ashford, 4:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art.  772-231-0707 x 136

February 18
Riverside Theatre Supper Club, 6:30 p.m. cocktails and 7 p.m. show featuring Broadway and TV star Laura Benanti. $300 & $325.  772-231-6990

February 21
Educate and Celebrate, 6 p.m. at Grand Harbor Golf Club to benefit Haiti Partners, with unique Haitian arts and crafts and stories. 772-539-8521

February 21
Live from Vero Beach presents singer/songwriters Kara Bonoff and Jonathan Edwards, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

February 22 & 23
Riverside Theatre Comedy Zone’s Mardi Gras Nights, 7:30 p.m. & 9:30 p.m., with Live on the Loop free entertainment at 6:30 p.m.  772-231-6990

February 23
Gator Gallop Trail 5K Run/Walk, 7:30 a.m. along Lagoon Greenway to benefit Indian River Land Trust. 772-794-0701

February 23
Ride Poverty out of Town, a 40- or 100-mile biking challenge to benefit United Against Poverty, 8 a.m. from South Beach Park concluding with 4 p.m. Splash Party at Waldo’s.  772-770-0740

February 23
Centennial Pre-K Party and Kindergarten Round-Up, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Indian River Mall, to connect families with resources, programs and services. Free.  772-564-3046

February 23
Wine & Dine Taste of Spain and Portugal, 6:30 p.m. at Grand Harbor Club, featuring entertainment and pairings of Spanish and Portuguese cuisine and wines to benefit Hibiscus Children’s Center.  $90.   772-299-6011 x 313

February 23
Cure Kids Cancer Gala & Silent Auction, 6 p.m. at Quail Valley River Club to benefit St. Baldrick’s Foundation support of childhood cancer research, with cocktails, dinner and music. $75. 772-643-2893

February 24
Vero Beach Chamber Orchestra presents ‘Caves, Questions and Heroes’ featuring Mendelssohn’s “Hebrides Overture” and Beethoven’s “Eroica,” 2 p.m. at Vero Beach High School PAC.  Free; $10 donation appreciated. 

February 24
Atlantic Classical Orchestra and Vero Beach Museum of Art Chamber Music Series present The High and Low of It, with soloists Tina Apelgren, Janet Harris and Tao Lin, 3 p.m. at VBMA. 772-231-0707 x 136

February 24
Space Coast Symphony Orchestra 10-Year Anniversary Gala Concert, 3 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church. $25 advance; $30 at door; free 18 & under. 855-252-7276 

February 25
Distinguished Lecturer Series presents Kimberley Strassel, Wall Street Journal editorialist, 4 p.m. & 6 p.m. at Riverside Theatre.  772-231-6990

February 27
Vero Beach Museum of Art presents Fashion Meets Art featuring potter, designer and author Jonathon Adler, 4 p.m. with cocktails, presentation and trunk show.  772-231-0707

MARCH

March 1
Mardi Gras Celebration, 6 p.m. at Oak Harbor Club to benefit We Care Foundation of IRC, which assists the underserved with their medical needs, featuring a culinary tour of New Orleans, music and dancing, jugglers, magicians and auctions.  $200.  772-562-0123

March 1
Live from Vero Beach presents Gary Puckett & the Union Gap, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

March 2
Kruise for Kids Poker Run for motorcycles or cars, starting 10 a.m. from the Oslo Rd. Treasure Coast Community Health Center to support children in need of medical, dental and behavioral health services.  $20/driver; $10/passenger. 772-571-1986

March 2
Moonshot Moment Family Literacy Festival, 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Dodgertown Elementary, with games and activities, entertainment, free pizza and 1:30 p.m. poetry slam.  Register for free tickets at 877-548-7323

March 1 & 2
Riverside Theatre Howl with Moon Mardi Gras Nights, 7:30 p.m. & 8:30 p.m., with Live on the Loop free entertainment at 6 p.m.  772-231-6990

March 3
Treasure Coast Chorale ‘Going Home’ concert commemorating the Vero Beach Centennial, 4 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Vero Beach. Free; $10 donation appreciated. 772-231-3498

March 4
International Lecture Series presents Victoria’s Secrets, with Daisy Goodwin, novelist and producer of PBS series “Victoria,” 4:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art.  772-231-0707 x 136

March 4
2019 Vero’s Top Chef Challenge to benefit Hope for Families Center, 6 p.m. at Bent Pine Golf Club with 10 area chefs competing to become finalists.  $75.  772-567-5537

March 5
Fundraising Dinner to benefit Shining Light Garden, which provides free fresh fruits and vegetables to food pantries and flowers to VNA Hospice House, 5 p.m. at Bent Pine Golf Club.  $95.  772-532-8777

March 5
Cause for Paws to benefit Humane Society of VB & IRC, 6 p.m. at Oak Harbor Club, with dinner, entertainment and huge selection of auction items.  772-388-3826

March 5
Vero Beach High School Symphony and Philharmonic Orchestras present The Romantic Era, masterpieces from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, 7 p.m. at VBHS PAC.  $10 & $12.  772-564-5537

March 5
AAUW Vero Beach Title IX Update, 7 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Church, with film and speakers about the amendment.  Free; donations of new/gently used pre-K books appreciated. verobeach-fl.aauw.net

March 6
Angels Dinner to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs IRC Summer Camp scholarships, 6 p.m. at Corporate Air, Inc. Aviation Hangar, with mock club meet & greet, cocktails, dinner and children’s presentation. $300. 772-299-7449

March 7
Crossover Mission Fifth Anniversary Celebration, 6 p.m. at Grand Harbor Golf Club, with cocktails, dinner and speakers.  $175.  772-257-5400

March 7
Live from Vero Beach presents Full Moon Fever: A Night of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

March 8
Physician’s Symposium, Noon at Oak Harbor Club to benefit Women’s Refuge of Vero Beach, with discussions and Q&A sessions by a panel of local physicians.  $125.   772-770-4424

March 8
Free screening of “RBG”, about U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, presented by Friends After Diagnosis, 6:;30 p.m. at The Majestic 11, with opening remarks by Judge Nicole Menz. 772-453-4616

March 8 to 17
Firefighters Fair at Indian River County Fairgrounds, with carnival rides, games, food, entertainment and 4-H Club competitions.  Firefightersfair.org

March 9
Pelican Island Wildlife Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Riverview Park, Sebastian, with vendors, ecological exhibits, wildlife show, arts and crafts, and historical reenactments.  Free.  firstrefuge.org

March 9
Treasure Coast Jazz Society presents Bill Allred Classic Jazz Band, 12:30 at Vero Heritage Center.  772-234-4600

March 9
Jamaican Me Crazy Fest, 6 p.m. at Sun Aviation Hangar to benefit Indian River Habitat for Humanity.  772-562-9860 x 220

March 9
Party & Dance through the Decades, 7 p.m. (VIP 5:30 p.m.) at Oak Harbor Club to benefit Mental Health Association of IRC featuring the Rivertown Band. $75 & $150.  772-569-9788

March 11
Distinguished Lecturer Series presents Paul Ryan, 54th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, 4 p.m. & 6 p.m. at Riverside Theatre.  772-231-6990

March 12
St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Concert by the Young Irelanders, 7 p.m. at Vero Beach High School PAC, featuring traditional Irish music, song and dance; portion of proceeds benefit H.A.L.O. in Sebastian. $39. 772-564-5537

March 12
Indian River Symphonic Association presents the Brussels Philharmonic, featuring Ravel’s La Valse, Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 and The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of VB.  $90.  772-778-1070

March 12 to 24
Vero Beach Theatre Guild presents the Broadway Sondheim musical, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.  772-562-8300

March 12 to 31
Riverside Theatre presents the endearing Loewe/Lerner musical, My Fair Lady on the Stark Stage.  772-231-6990

March 14
Art in Bloom luncheon, floral exhibit and lecture, 11 a.m. and 12 Noon seatings at Vero Beach Museum of Art, featuring Charles Masson, restauranteur, artist and author of “The Flowers of La Grenouille.” $200. 772-231-0707 x 111

March 14
Reach for the Stars Gala, 6 p.m. at Grand Harbor Golf Club, with musical entertainment, wine tastings and chef pairings to benefit Children’s Home Society.  $250.  772-539-1989

March 14
Florida Humanities Series presents ‘Florida’s First Ladies’ with Peggy MacDonald of Matheson History Museum, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  Free.  772-778-5249

March 14
Atlantic Classical Orchestra presents Reflections & Impressions, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of Vero Beach, featuring Falla’s El amor brujo: Ballet Suite, with Eva Conti, flamenco and Tara Curtis, mezzo-soprano. 772-460-0850

March 14 to 17
Centennial Pickleball Tournament at Pocahontas Park for players at all levels, hosted by Pickleball University: Thurs. & Fri. ages 60 & up; Sat. & Sun. ages 10 to 59. Pickleballtournaments.com

March 15
Live from Vero Beach presents One Night in Memphis: Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Presley, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

March 15 to 17
Garden and Antique Show & Sale at McKee Botanical Garden, with 25+ antique and art vendors, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat.; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sun.  Standard admission.  772-794-0601

March 15 to 17
Shrimpfest & Craft Brew Hullabaloo at Sebastian’s Riverview Park, Fri 3 to 9 p.m. St. Patty’s Day party; Sat 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. (1 to 5 p.m. Craft Beer Tasting $30); Sun 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. hosted by Sebastian Rotary Club and Fellsmere Exchange Club to benefit local charities, with delicious food and craft beers, vendors and live entertainment.  Free admission. Shrimpfestfl.com

March 16
Haiti Clinic 5K Run/Walk, 8 a.m. from South Beach Park, with funds providing health and dental care to impoverished Haitians.  $25/$30 registration.  772-643-7010

March 16
Airport Heritage Day, Noon to 4 p.m. at Vero Beach Airport, commemorates its 90-year history with family friendly activities and displays by Experimental Aircraft Assn., Piper Aircraft, FlightSafety, Paris Air, Corporate Air, Sun Aviation, TC Seaplanes, and more.  Free. 772-978-4930

March 16
Alize at Sebastian Inlet State Park Night Sounds concert series, 7 p.m. at Coconut Point pavilions. Park entry fee. 772-388-2750

March 17
Indian River Symphonic Association presents the Brevard Symphony Orchestra’s St. Patrick’s Day Celebration of Ireland featuring violinist Andrew Sords, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of VB.  $60.  772-778-1070

March 18
Rock the Boat Dinner Dance to benefit Youth Sailing Foundation of IRC, 5 p.m. at Quail Valley River Club, with sailing demos, cocktails, dinner, dancing and auctions.  $200.  772-492-3243

March 18
2019 Vero’s Top Chef Finale to benefit Hope for Families Center, 6 p.m. at Bent Pine Golf Club with top four finalist chefs competing for the title.  $150.  772-567-5537

March 19
Riverside Theatre Premier Benefit Gala, 5 p.m. with music, food and entertainment featuring Jay Leno.  $500 to $1,000.  772-231-6990

March 20 to 22
Vero Beach Opera presents Master Class and Rising Stars Vocal Competition, 2 to 5 p.m. Wed. & Thurs., culminating with Concert featuring Marcello Giordani and the competition’s Rising Stars, 7 p.m. Fri.; all at Vero Beach High School PAC.  772-564-5537

March 21
Live from Vero Beach presents American songwriter, composer and singer Jimmy Webb, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

March 23
Citrus Classic 5K presented by Run Vero, 7:30 a.m. kid’s race followed by 5K from Pocahontas Park with post-race festivities.  772-643-7010

March 23
Treasure Coast Jazz Society presents Tribute to Doc Grober with Jim Snyder & the Mudcats, 12:30 p.m. at Vero Heritage Center.  772-234-4600

March 25
International Lecture Series presents fashion historian Aileen Ribeiro on Life without the Pre-Raphaelites: Art, Dress and Beauty, 4:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art.  772-231-0707 x 136

March 26 to April 14
Riverside Theatre presents the absorbing Barrymore Award-winning play Ghost Writer, on the Waxlax Stage.  772-231-6990

March 27
Vintage Circus Bingo Luncheon, 11 a.m. at Oak Harbor Club to benefit Senior Resource Association. 772-569-0760

March 27
Book signing and lecture by Karen Tripson, granddaughter of Waldo and Elsebeth Sexton and author of ‘The Cooking Class in San Sebastian,’ 2 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden. $20 & $25.  772-794-0601

March 28
Senior Expo presented by AAUW Vero Beach, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Intergenerational Center, with screenings, information from Cleveland Clinic, other providers, and senior living and care options.  Free; new/gently used pre-K books appreciated for Young Readers project.

March 29
March into Turtle Season Kickoff Party hosted by Friends of Archie Carr Refuge, 6:30 p.m. at Barrier Island Center.  321-872-8856

March 29 to 31
New Dimensions, a judged art show of 3-D works by Vero Beach Art Club members: Fri. 4 p.m. opening reception, Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Marsh Island Clubhouse.  Free.  772-231-0303

March 31
Two Piano Concert 3 p.m. at Christ by the Sea, with Nazzareno Carusi and Marcos Flores performing Mozart and Rachmaninoff masterpieces.  772-231-1661

March 31 to April 2
26th annual Red, White and Blue Concert featuring Vero Beach High School Concert, Symphonic and Jazz Bands in a salute to veterans, 2 p.m. Sun.; 7 p.m. Mon. & Tues. at VBHS PAC.  $6 & $15.  772-564-5537

APRIL

April 2
Atlantic Classical Orchestra presents Strength & Providence, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of Vero Beach, featuring Shostakovich’s Cello Concerto No. 1 with guest artist Julian Schwarz. 772-460-0850

April 4
Blue Ribbon Luncheon and Fashion Show, 11 a.m. at Oak Harbor Club, with fashions from local boutiques, gourmet luncheon and silent auction items to commemorate Child Abuse Prevention Month and benefit Hibiscus Children’s Center. $150. 772-299-6011 x 313

April 4
Live from Vero Beach presents Classic Albums Life: Led Zeppelin 11, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

April 4
Indian River Symphonic Association presents the Buffalo Philharmonic with conductor Joann Falletta and pianist Fabio Bidini, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of VB.  $85.  772-778-1070

April 5 & 6
Ballet Vero Beach presents Comedy Tonight, with hilarious choreography by Peter Anastos and Camilo Rodriguez, 8 p.m. Fri.; 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Sat. at Vero Beach High School PAC. $10 to $75. 772-905-2651

April 6
Fairy and Pirate Festival, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden, with treasure hunts, crafts and games, Maypole dances, fairy houses and more. Costumes encouraged. Standard Admission. 772-794-0601

April 6
Treasure Coast Jazz Society presents Jeff Rupert, 2:30 p.m. at Vero Heritage Center.  772-234-4600

April 7
Atlantic Classical Orchestra and Vero Beach Museum of Art Chamber Music Series present Two Dramatic Piano Trios, with soloists Aleksandr Zhuk, Ashley Garritson and Catherine Lan, 3 p.m. at VBMA. 772-231-0707 x 136

April 9
AAUW Vero Beach Red Luncheon, 11 a.m. at Vero Beach Country Club, with a presentation on the history of women’s rights, the Equal Rights Amendment and the inequality of women’s pay in the workplace. $22.  verobeach-fl.aauw.net

April 10
Successful Aging Luncheon featuring guest speaker Rita Moreno, iconic star of stage and screen, at Vero Beach Museum of Art to benefit Alzheimer & Parkinson Association of IRC.  772-563-0505

April 10
Live from Vero Beach presents Max Weinberg’s JukeBox: Performing Rock & Roll Classics, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

April 11
Vero Beach High School Serenades Chamber Concert, with Symphony Band Chamber Winds, Brass Ensemble, Philharmonic Woodwind Choir and Brass Choir, 7 p.m. at VBHS PAC.  $6 & $12.  772-564-5537

April 12
AAUW Vero Beach National Mah Jong Card Fundraiser, 10:30 a.m. at Bent Pine Golf Club.  $50. 772-559-7631

April 12 & 13
Wheels and Keels at the Moorings Yacht and Country Club.

April 12 to 14
Reader’s Theatre Productions at Vero Beach Theatre Guild presents Things You Shouldn’t Say Past Midnight: A comedy in three beds, by Peter Ackerman. 772-562-8300

April 14
Vero Beach Chamber Orchestra presents ‘An Afternoon with Great German Composers’ featuring pieces by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Handel, 2 p.m. at Vero Beach High School PAC.  Free; $10 donation appreciated. 

April 16
Vero Beach High School Concert Band Masterpieces Concert, 7 p.m. at VBHS PAC. $6 & $12.  772-564-5537

April 16 to May 5
Riverside Theatre presents the effervescent musical Legally Blonde, The Musical on the Stark Stage.  772-231-6990

April 19 & 20
Riverside Theatre Comedy Zone, 7:30 p.m. & 9:30 p.m., with Live on the Loop free entertainment at 6:30 p.m.  772-231-6990

April 20
Hop for Habitat 5K Run/Walk, 8 a.m. from South Beach Park to benefit Habitat for Humanity. 772-567-3510  

April 20
Easter Cantata, 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. at Christ by the Sea, with full mix choir, soloists, 35-piece orchestra, liturgical dancers and dramatic narration.  772-231-1661

April 24
Woman of the Year Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. at Oak Harbor Club, honoring nominees in Business/Professional, Civic/Nonprofit Professional, Volunteer and Rising Star categories, hosted by Junior League of IR.  $100.  jlir.org

April 25
Kindergarten Readiness Collaborative presents Lunch & Learn with David Lawrence, Jr., author of A Dedicated Life, 11:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church.  $55.  772-617-4350

April 25
Silver Tones Spring Concert, Motown in Motion, 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church hosted by Senior Resource Association.  772-569-0760

April 26 & 27
Riverside Theatre Howl at the Moon, 7:30 p.m. & 9:30 p.m., with Live on the Loop free entertainment at 6:30 p.m.  772-231-6990

April 29 to May 5
Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships at The Boulevard Tennis Club, featuring world-ranked up-and-coming touring tennis professionals, to benefit youth-based charities and schools supported by the Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation. mardyfishchildrensfoundation.org

April 30
My Life Flows on in Endless Song Spring Chorus Concert by members of Vero Beach High School Mixed Choir, Men’s Choir and Women’s Choir, 7 p.m. at VBHS PAC. $6 & $12.  772-564-5537