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Vero Beach Museum of Art - L’Affichomania: The Art of French Posters exhibit thru Jan. 12.

Wildlife Tours at Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge, Wednesday mornings thru Dec. 772-581-5557

DECEMBER

December 27
Live from Vero Beach presents Classics Album Live’s The Beatles-Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center. $30 to $95. 800-595-4849

December 27 to 29
Holiday Nights of Lights, 6 to 8 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden, with holiday lights and decorations, vintage band organ and multi-layered model train display.  Standard admission.  772-794-0601

December 29
Mother/Daughter Duo Concert, with cellist Abigail Lorimier and her mother, pianist Sue Lorimer, playing pieces by Prokofiev and Piazzolla, 3 p.m. at the Emerson Center. Free will offerings benefit Gifford Youth Orchestra. 

December 30 & 31
Ballet Vero Beach presents the original production, Nutcracker on the Indian River, an Indian River Lagoon-centric version on the original ballet, 8 p.m. Mon., 2 p.m. Tues. at Vero Beach High School PAC. 772-905-2651

JANUARY

January 1
Run Vero Race Series Resolution Run 5K, 10 a.m. from Vero Beach Museum of Art and returning for post-race festivities.  772-643-7010

January 3 & 4
Riverside Theatre for Kids presents Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr. on the Waxlax Stage.  $10. 772-231-6990

January 5
HALO’s Chase Your Tail 5K Run/Walk, 7:30 a.m. from Sebastian Community Center and along the Indian River to benefit HALO No-Kill Rescue.  772-589-7297

January 5
Space Coast Symphony Orchestra presents Stars Sing Broadway, 3 p.m. at St. Edward’s Waxlax Center for Performing Arts. 855-252-7276

January 7 to 26
Riverside Theatre presents the Tony Award-winning musical “Thoroughly Modern Millie” on the Stark Stage.  772-231-6990

January 6 to 26
Watch the creation of a new ‘Stickwork’ sculpture by artist Patrick Dougherty at McKee Botanical Garden (except Jan. 18 & 19).  Standard admission. 772-794-0601

January 11
Bark in the Park, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Riverside Park, with canine-centric exhibitions, games and vendors to benefit Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County.  Free. 772-388-3331

January 11
Live from Vero Beach presents We’ve Only Just Begun: Carpenters remembered, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center. $30 to $95. 800-595-4849

January 11
Mangroves and Moonlight Benefit Gala, 5:30 p.m. at Environmental Learning Center, with buffet, entertainment and auctions to support ELC programs. $250. 772-589-5050

January 11 to 18
Quail Valley Charity Events, 5K Walk/Run 8 a.m. Sat 1/11; Gourmet Wine Dinner, 6 p.m. Mon 1/13; Bridge, Tennis, Mah Jong and Golf Tournaments 1/8 to 1/18; and Grand Gala 6 p.m. Sat 1/18.  772-794-8700

January 12
Book reading and signing by Sue Trew, author and illustrator of the Turtle Tracks Family book series, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Environmental Learning Center. 772-589-5050.

January 12
Vero Beach Opera presents the Rossini opera, The Barber of Seville, 3 p.m. at Vero Beach High School PAC. 772-569-6993

January 14 to March 3
King of the Hill Tennis Tournaments to benefit Youth Guidance Mentoring Academy, 6 p.m. Tuesdays: 40s & 50s Divisions Jan. 14 to Feb. 4 at the Boulevard Tennis Club; Open Division Feb. 11 to March 3 at the Moorings Yacht and Country Club. 772-492-3933

January 15 to 26
Vero Beach Theatre Guild presents the hilarious comedic romp, Always a Bridesmaid, directed by Art Pingree.  772-562-8300

January 16
Live from Vero Beach presents Max Weinberg’s Jukebox, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center. $30 to $95. 800-595-4849

January 16 to 19
Fellsmere Frogleg Festival, 4 to 11 p.m. Thurs. & Fri., 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sat. and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun., with vendors, live entertainment, rides and famed frog leg and gator tail dinners.  Free admission.

January 17
Indian River Symphonic Association presents London’s Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, featuring pianist Khatia Buniatishvili, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of VB.  772-778-1070

January 17 & 18
Ballet Vero Beach pays tribute with world premieres by BVB founders Ballet Master Camilo Rodriguez, and Artistic Director Adam Schnell, 8 p.m. Fri.; 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. Sat. at Vero Beach High School PAC.  772-905-2651

January 17 to 19
Art by the Sea Fine Arts & Crafts Show, with works by Vero Beach Art Club and Vero Beach Museum of Art members, 5 p.m. Fri. opening reception, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat. & to 4 p.m. Sun. at VBMA.  Free. 772-231-0303

January 18
Lustgarten Pancreatic Research Walk, 8:30 a.m. registration/9:30 a.m. walk at Riverside Park to benefit Lustgarten Foundation; 100 percent goes to pancreatic cancer research. lustgarten.org

January 18
TC Jazz Society presents the Eddie Metz Trio, 12:30 p.m. at the Vero Beach Yacht Club, with proceeds benefitting the Jazz Scholarship Fund.  772-234-4600

January 18
Golden Oldies Dance Party with Jerry and the Dolls, 7 p.m. at St. Helen’s Catholic School to benefit Knights of Columbus Charities. $15. 772-299-6199

January 18 & 19
Sebastian Riverfront Fine Art & Music Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat. & to 4 p.m. Sun. along the Indian River Lagoon by Riverview Park. Sebastianartshow.com

January 20
Riverside Theatre Distinguished Lecturer Series, 4 and 6 p.m. on the Stark Stage, simulcast in Waxlax, featuring Gen. John Kelly, former Secretary of Homeland Security and White House Chief of Staff.  772-231-6990

January 25 & 26
ChamberFest Concerts at First Presbyterian Church: 4 p.m. Sat. with professional festival artists; and 4 p.m. Sun. joint performance with festival artists joined by Vero Beach High School Orchestra students, followed by reception and Gainesville Brass Quintet concert. $10 suggested donation. 772-562-9088

January 21 to February 9
Riverside Theatre presents “The 39 Steps,” a hilarious Hitchcock who-done-it with a dash of Monty Python, on the Waxlax Stage.  772-231-6990

January 22
Live from Vero Beach presents Ticket to the Moon: A trip through the music of Electric Light Orchestra, 7 p.m. at Vero Beach High School PAC. $15 to $95. 800-595-4849

January 23
Diamonds in the Rough fundraiser to benefit Camp Haven, 6 p.m. at Grand Harbor Club, with dinner and entertainment by Bobby & the Blisters.  $195. 772-999-3625

January 24
Indian River Symphonic Association presents the Siberian State Symphony Orchestra, featuring pianist Paul Laul, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of VB.  772-778-1070

January 25
Indian River County Regional Science & Engineering Fair hosted by Education Foundation of IRC at Gifford Middle School. 772-564-0034

January 25
Transforming Landscapes for a Sustainable Future Conference, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Emerson Center hosted by Pelican Island Audubon, with learned speakers, native plant sales and informational booths.  $25 advance; $35 at door.  pelicanislandaudubon.org

January 25
Ship to Shore Cruise Party, 5:30 p.m. at Oak Harbor Club, to benefit Gifford Youth Achievement Center educational programs, with cocktails, dinner, dancing and entertainment.  772-794-1005

January 26
Atlantic Classical Orchestra and Vero Beach Museum of Art Chamber Music Series present Impressions and Expressions, featuring Debussy’s Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp, 3 p.m. at VBMA. 772-231-0707 x 136

January 26
Gainsville Brass Quintet Concert, 6 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, preceded at 5 p.m. by art exhibit installment in the Galleries at First Pres. $10 suggested donation. 772-562-9088

January 27
Big Band Bash, 7 p.m. at Vero Beach High School PAC, featuring VBHS, Oslo, Gifford and Storm Grove Middle School Jazz Bands. 772-564-5537

January 29
Live from Vero Beach presents Herman’s Hermits’ Peter Noone, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center to help promote VNA & Hospice Foundation. $40 to $125. 800-595-4849

January 29 to March 1
Vero Beach Wine and Film Festival West, at Vero Beach Outlets, with independent films, culinary creativity and world class wines.

January 31
Stories of Gratitude Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. at Quail Valley River Club to benefit Haiti Partners.  772-539-8521

January 31
VBMA Gala 2020: A little night music, 6 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art featuring Broadway singer/actor Michael Amante, with cocktails, performance and dinner.  $750 to $1,000.  772-231-0707

January 31 to February 2
Vero Beach Theatre Guild’s Reader’s Theatre Apron Series presents Arthur Miller’s A View From the Bridge. $15. 772-562-8300

FEBRUARY

February 1
Wine & Dine Taste of Australia to benefit Hibiscus Children’s Center, 6:30 p.m. at Grand Harbor Club, featuring Australian cuisine and wines and a silent auction. $90.  772-299-6011 x 313

February 1 & 2
Gardenfest: Nature’s Finest Marketplace, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat. & to 4 p.m. Sun. at Riverside Park, with 85+ vendors of plants and garden accessories hosted by the Vero Beach Garden Club.  Free.

February 1 to May 31
Vero Beach Museum of Art presents From Homer to Hopper: American Art from The Phillips Collection. 772-231-0707

February 2
Run Vero Race Series Cupcake 2-Mile, 8 a.m. from A.W. Young Park, with free Kids Run and post-race festivities.  772-643-7010

February 3
Paint the Town Red Gala to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 6 p.m. at Quail Valley River Club, with dinner, auctions and dancing to Gypsy Lane.  Lls.org.

February 3 & 4
Starfest Luncheons to benefit Childcare Resources of Indian River, 11:15 a.m. at Quail Valley River Club, with Conscious Discipline creator, Dr. Becky Baily. $175.  772-567-3202

February 4 to 23
Riverside Theatre presents the Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-winning Neil Simon play, “Lost in Yonkers” on the Stark Stage.  772-231-6990

February 6
Live from Vero Beach presents singer/songwriter Joan Osborne, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center. $30 to $95. 800-595-4849

February 7
Indian River Symphonic Association presents the Brevard Symphony Orchestra’s Sinatra Valentine Pops Concert, with vocalist Michael Andrew, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of VB.  772-778-1070

February 8
Motor Car Exhibition featuring ‘The Best Cars from 40 Different Manufacturers,’ 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden.  Standard admission. 772-794-0601

February 8
Sebastian Art Studio Tour, a free self-guided 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. tour of 10 artists’ studios in a variety of mediums. Sebastianartstudiotour.com 

February 8
Valentine Ball to benefit United Against Poverty, 6 p.m. at Oak Harbor Club, with cocktails, dinner, dancing and auctions.  772-770-0704

February 8
Healing Hearts through Exchange Dinner and Dance hosted by the Exchange Club of the Treasure Coast, 6:30 p.m. at the Indian River Club to fund local child abuse prevention programs.  $125.  772-584-1087

February 10
Riverside Theatre Distinguished Lecturer Series, 4 and 6 p.m. on the Stark Stage, simulcast in Waxlax, featuring Heather MacDonald, author of “The Diversity Delusion.”  772-231-6990

February 13
Concerts in the Park featuring Fred Goodnight, 5 to 7 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art. BYO chair. $10 & $12. 772-231-0707

February 13
Indian River Symphonic Association presents the Russian State Symphony Orchestra with pianist Polina Osetinskaya, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of VB.  772-778-1070

February 15
Windsor Charity Polo Cup, benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs of IRC, Literacy Services of IRC and the Humane Society of VB & IRC.

February 15
Classic Car Show hosted by Vietnam Veterans of IRC, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Elks Lodge to support local veteran assistance programs and housing.  Spectators free.

February 15
Florida Craft Brew & Wingfest, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Royal Palm Pointe to benefit charities supported by Sunrise Rotary.

February 15
TC Jazz Society presents the M&M Latin Jazz Ensemble, 12:30 p.m. at the Vero Beach Yacht Club, with proceeds benefitting the Jazz Scholarship Fund. 772-234-4600

February 15
Asbury Short Film Concert, 1:30 or 7 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art hosted by Asbury Shorts founder/director Doug LeClaire. $25.  772-231-0707

February 15
Live from Vero Beach presents Grammy award-winner Judy Collins, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center, to help promote Mental Health Association. $40 to $125. 800-595-4849

February 16
American Association of University Women presents ‘Across a Barrier of Fear: The Life of Eleanor Roosevelt’ starring Jane Van Boskirk, 2 p.m. at Vero Beach Theatre Guild.  $40; students $20.  772-562-8300

February 16
Songs from Stage and Screen, 3 p.m. at Christ by the Sea, with Broadway and film favorites. 772-231-1661

February 17
Vero Beach Museum of Art International Lecture Series presents journalist/editor William Middleton on the Enlightened Patronage of Dominique and John de Menil, 20th century art collectors, 4:30 p.m. followed by reception. 772-231-0707

February 17
Indian River Symphonic Association presents violinist Joshua Bell and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church of VB.  772-778-1070

February 20
Live from Vero Beach presents The Rocket Man Show: A tribute to Elton John, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center. $30 to $95. 800-595-4849

February 22
Gator Gallop 5K Trail Run/Walk, 7:30 a.m. Feb. 22 along the Lagoon Greenway to benefit Indian River Land Trust. 772-794-0701.

February 22
MHA Rocks British Invasion Party, 7 p.m. (6 p.m. VIP) at Oak Harbor Club to benefit Mental Health Association, featuring auctions, smorgasbord and dancing to EPCOT’s British Invasion band, BeatleBeat.  $75 & $200.  772-569-9788 ext. 122

February 22
Vero Beach Opera presents its Best of Broadway and Opera Concert, 7 p.m. at Vero Beach High School PAC. 772-569-6993

February 23
Atlantic Classical Orchestra and Vero Beach Museum of Art Chamber Music Series present American Modernism, featuring a musical soundtrack to the VBMA exhibit, From Homer to Hopper, 3 p.m. at VBMA. 772-231-0707 x 136

February 23
Treasure Coast Chorale presents That’s Amore, Valentine love songs, 4 p.m. at First Baptist Church. Free; $10 donation appreciated. 772-231-3498

February 24
Riverside Theatre Distinguished Lecturer Series, 4 and 6 p.m. on the Stark Stage, simulcast in Waxlax, featuring Alan Dershowitz, Law Professor Emeritus, Harvard Law School.  772-231-6990

February 24
Crossover Mission Spring Gala, 6 p.m. at the Moorings Yacht & Country Club, with dinner and entertainment to benefit its year-round basketball and academic mentoring program. $175.  772-257-5400

February 24
Farm to Table(aux) Moulin Rouge to benefit Hope for Families Center, 6 p.m. at Walking Tree Brewery with artistic tableaux, dinner, auction and mystie’re box raffle.  772-567-5537

February 26
Fashion Meets Art, 4 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art, featuring fashion consultant/columnist Hal Rubenstein, a founding editor of InStyle magazine, followed by cocktail reception.  $150.  772-231-0707

February 27
Live from Vero Beach presents Classics Album Live’s Creedence Clearwater Revival Chronicle Volume 1, 7 p.m. at the Emerson Center. $30 to $95. 800-595-4849

February 28
Mardi Gras Celebration, 6:30 p.m. at Oak Harbor Club to benefit the We Care Foundation, with Samba Dancers, casino games, Bourbon Street buffet and open bar.  $175.  772-562-0123

February 28 & 29
Ballet Vero Beach presents Composers Notebook: The Music of Paul Gay, with a world premier set to Gay’s Sonata for Violin and Piano co-choreographed by Ballet Master Camilo Rodriguez and Artistic Director Adam Schnell, 8 p.m. Fri.; 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. Sat. at Vero Beach High School PAC.  772-905-2651

February 29
Youth Sailing Foundation hosts the South Atlantic Interscholastic Sailing Assoc. Varsity Regatta. Ysfirc.org