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ONGOING

Vero Beach Museum of Art - Masters of American Photography thru Jan. 14.

Riverside Theatre - Million Dollar Quartet: Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash and Carl Perkins, on Stark Stage thru Jan. 21. 772-231-6990

Vero Beach Theatre Guild – Lend Me a Tenor, thru Jan. 21.  772-562-8300

JANUARY

January 11
Emerson Center’s Humanities Series presents rancher Sean Sexton on Local Legends: The Sexton Family, as part of the Treasure Coast History Festival, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  Free. 772-778-5249

January 12
Sebastian River Area Chamber of Commerce Concerts in the Park presents Penny Creek Band, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Riverview Park. Free. 772-589-5969

January 12
Live from Vero Beach presents jazz, folk singers Livingston Taylor and Karla Bonoff, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

January 12
Indian River Symphonic Association presents the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra featuring, Pinchas Zukerman, conductor & soloist, performing Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major, 7:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Community Church.  772 778-1070

January 13
Murder Mystery Road Rally, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to benefit Treasure Coast Community Health – leave from TCCH parking lot and accumulate clues along a rally route to solve the baffling crime. $125.  772-571-1986

January 13
Environmental Learning Center Fundraising Gala, 5 p.m. at Oak Harbor Clubhouse celebrating 30th anniversary with cocktails, dinner, auctions and dancing.  discoverELC.org

January 13 to 20
Quail Valley Charity Cup events – 1/13 5K Walk/Run, Kids’ 1-Mile Fun Run, and Car Show, Craft Beer & Dine Around; 1/15 Gourmet Wine & Guest Chef Dinner; 1/17-20 Tennis Tournament; 1/18 In-Home Wine Dinners; 1/19 & 20 Golf Tournaments; 1/20 Grand Gala, all to benefit local charities focusing on children and education. 772-492-2020

January 14
Vero Beach Opera presents Madama Butterfly, with international cast, orchestra and English supertitles, 3 p.m. at VBHS PAC. $30 - $100. 772-564-5537

January 14
Seed to Sea: Secret Supper, 6 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden to benefit its Children’s Garden – secret multi-course, wine-paired dinner; location and chef a secret.  $250. 772-794-0601

January 15
International Lecture Series presents Robert Mankoff, I Only Read it for the Cartoons: An Insiders Cartoon History of The New Yorker, 4:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art.  772-231-0707

January 15
Tenth Anniversary Vero’s Top Chef Challenge Qualifier, 6 p.m. at Bent Pine Golf Club to benefit Hope for Family Center.  772-567-5537 x326

January 16 to February 4
Riverside Theatre presents The Mystery of Edwin Drood, an interactive musical based on the unfinished novel by Charles Dickens on the Waxlax Stage.  772-231-6990

January 16 to February 20
King of the Hill Tennis Tournament to benefit Youth Guidance Mentoring & Activities Program, 6 p.m. Tuesdays at The Moorings Yacht & Country Club. $8.  772-979-5582

January 18
Atlantic Classical Orchestra performs Bernstein Serenade and Beethoven Symphony No. 9 joined by Treasure Coast choirs and Palm Beach Opera soloists, 7:30 p.m. at Community Church.  772-460-0850

January 18 – 21
Fellsmere Frog Leg Festival on grounds of Historic Schoolhouse, with great food, carnival rides, vendor booths and live entertainment, 4 to 11 p.m. Thurs. & Fri.; 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sat. and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun. froglegfestival.com

January 19 & 20
Conference on Transforming Landscapes for a Sustainable Future hosted by Pelican Island Audubon Society, 6 p.m. Fri. and  9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sat. at Emerson Center. $25/$35. 772-567-3520

January 19 & 20
Ballet Vero Beach presents All Rodrigues, showcasing Ballet Master/Principal Dancer Camilo Rodrigues in three dances, including a world premier set to music by local composer Paul Gay, 8 p.m. Fri. and 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Sat. at VBHS Performing Arts Center.  772-564-5537

January 19 – 21
30th annual Art by the Sea - judged exhibition and sale by Vero Beach Art Club and Vero Beach Museum of Art members, opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. Fri., continues 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat. and till 4 p.m. Sun. at VBMA.  Free.

January 20
Margo Donadio Memorial/Fire Girls 5K Run/Walk, 7:30 a.m. at South Beach Park to help provide mammograms for women in need. 772-360-7009

January 20
Bark in the Park, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Riverside Park to benefit Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County - dog parade, Frisbee dogs, Sherriff’s K-9's, lure and agility courses and vendors to benefit Humane Society of VB & IRC. Free. 772-567-2044

January 20
ELC EcoTalks Speaker Series: Fascinating World of Bats, 11 a.m. at Environmental Learning Center. discoverELC.org

January 20 & 21
Sebastian Riverfront Fine Art and Music Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. along the waterfront by Riverview Park, with 100+ artists, craftsmen and musicians showcasing their talents.  Sebastianartshow.com.

January 20 to June 3
Vero Beach Museum of Art - Paul Outerbridge: New Color Photographs from Mexico and California, 1948-1955. 772-231-0707

January 22
Have A Heart; Play Bridge For The Children, 8 a.m. at Vero Beach Country Club - party, duplicate or men’s Swiss games followed by lunch to benefit Children’s Home Society. $90.    772-344-4020 x 224

January 22
Riverside Theatre’s Distinguished Lecturer Series presents U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Stark Stage and simulcast in Waxlax.  772-231-6990

January 25
Live from Vero Beach presents folk singer Peter Yarrow, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

January 26
Sebastian River Area Chamber of Commerce Concerts in the Park presents 20th Street Jazz Band, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Riverview Park. Free. 772-589-5969

January 26
Main Street Vero Beach’s Downtown Friday Street Party, 6 to 9 p.m. on 14th Avenue.  Free. 772-643-6782  

January 26
Vero Beach Museum of Art Rock of Ages Gala, 6 p.m. with cocktails, movable feast and decades of music by Cactus Jack & the Cadillacs, The Paradise Band, DJ Willie and The British Invasion . $550. 772-231-0707

January 26
Indian River Symphonic Association presents Stefan Solyom and the Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra with pianist Gunilla Süssmann performing Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, 7:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Community Church.  772 778-1070

January 27
Treasure Coast Jazz Society presents Ed Metz Trio, 12:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Heritage Center. 772-234-4600

January 27
20th Anniversary Gala to benefit Gifford Youth Achievement Center, 5:30 p.m. at Oak Harbor Club, with cocktails, dinner, dancing and raffle.  $150.  772-794-1005

January 27
Diamonds in the Rough Gala, 6 p.m. at Grand Harbor Golf Club with entertainment by Deja Blue Band  to benefit Camp Haven, a men’s transitional shelter program.  $195.  772-999-3625

January 27
Indian River Charter High School 5K Glow Run/Walk, 6:30 p.m.  through IRCHS and IRSC campuses. 772-410-6881

January 27
Souljam at Sebastian Inlet State Park Night Sounds concert series, 7 p.m. at Coconut Point pavilions. Free with park entry fee. 772-388-2750

January 27 to May 6
Vero Beach Museum of Art - Medieval To Metal: The Art & Evolution of the Guitar. 772-231-0707

January 30
Book talk and luncheon with Gregg Swain, co-author of ‘Mah Jongg – The Art of the Game,’ 11:30 a.m. at Orchid Island Beach Club to benefit Education Foundation of Indian River County.  $75 includes book. 772-564-0034

January 30 to February 18
Riverside Theatre presents Lombardi, an inspiring play about a football legend, on the Stark Stage. 772-231-6990

FEBRUARY

February 1
Emerson Center’s Humanities Series presents actor Ersula Knox-Odum on The Voice of Mary McLeod Bethune, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  Free.  772-778-5249

February 1 to 4
Celebrating 60 at Vero Beach Theatre Guild with Broadway blockbusters from then and now, 7 p.m. Thurs. & Fri.; 2 p.m. Sat. & Sun. $30.  772-562-8300

February 2
Indian River Symphonic Association presents the Brevard Symphony Orchestra POPS Concert with Maestro Christopher Confessore and vocalist Michelle Amato honoring Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday, 7:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Community Church.  772 778-1070

February 3
Mother Daughter ‘Art Party’ themed Tea Party hosted by City of Vero Beach Recreation Dept., 2 p.m. at VB Community Center. $25 per duo; $10 each additional. 772) 770-3775

February 3
Wine & Dine - Taste of France to benefit Hibiscus Children’s Center, 6 p.m. at Grand Harbor Golf Club – pairing French culinary delights and wines. $90.  772-299-6011 x 313

February 3
Vero Beach Opera presents An Evening with Verdi featuring Susan Neves and David Pershall, 7 p.m. at VBHS PAC. $30 - $50. 772-564-5537

February 3 & 4
Garden Club of Indian River County hosts Gardenfest: Nature’s Finest Marketplace, Sat. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun. to 4 p.m. at Riverside Park, with 85+ vendors of plants and garden accessories, Ask the Experts lectures & demos, food court and children’s activities.  Free. 772-567-4602

February 3 to May 13
Vero Beach Museum of Art - Martin Lewis: Shadow & Light: The Etchings of Martin Lewis. 772-231-0707

February 4
Atlantic Classical Orchestra and Vero Beach Museum of Art Chamber Music Series present Three Generations of Beautiful Wind Music, 3 p.m. at VBMA. 772-231-0707 x 136

February 5
Riverside Theatre’s Distinguished Lecturer Series presents former U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron on Stark Stage and simulcast in Waxlax.  772-231-6990

February 5
Tenth Anniversary Vero’s Top Chef Challenge Finale, 6 p.m. at Bent Pine Golf Club to benefit Hope for Family Center.  772-567-5537 x326

February 5 & 6
Starfest Luncheon at Quail Valley River Club to benefit Childcare Resources featuring attorney, author and children’s advocate Liz Huntley.  $175. 772-567-3202 x 108

February 5 to 11
ChamberFest Vero Beach sponsored by VBHS Orchestra Boosters and First Presbyterian Church of VB featuring pianist Michael Brown, violinist Yuri Namkung, cellist Tobias Werner and violinist Jessica Tong: Thurs. 6: 45 pre-concert chat & 7:30 p.m. solo pianist Michael Brown; Fri. 7:30 p.m. concert with Festival artists and VBHS Orchestra and 8:30 p.m. Community Wide Chamber Music Reading Party; Sat. 6:45 pre-concert chat and 7:30 p.m. ChamberFest Artist Concert. All free.  832-372-3286

February 6
Film Studies 3 - Stranger than Fiction: Amazing True 1:30 p.m. or 7 p.m. Tuesdays thru Oct. 24 at Vero Beach Museum of Art. $60 & $80. 772-231-0707

February 8
Live from Vero Beach presents the American folk rock retrospective Live from Laurel Canyon, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

February 9
Sebastian River Area Chamber of Commerce Concerts in the Park presents Professor Pennygoode’s Mighty Flea Circus, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Riverview Park. Free. 772-589-5969

February 9 to 11
Art on the Island judged exhibition and sale hosted by Vero Beach Art Club at Marsh Island Clubhouse, opening reception 5 to 8 p.m. Fri., continues 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat. & Sun. Free.  772-231-0303

February 10
Run Vero’s Cupcake 2-Mile, 8 a.m. from A.W. Young Park, with cupcake stop at 1 mile and post-race festivities to benefit Vero Beach Police Dept. Foundation. 772-569-7364

February 10
British Invasion Motor Car Exhibition, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden – 40 British and European vehicles on display. Standard admission. 772-794-0601

February 10
60th Anniversary Dinner Gala and Silent Auction to benefit Vero Beach Theatre Guild and celebrate , 6 p.m. at Vero Beach Country Club, with entertainment by pianist David Israel. $125.  772-562-8300

February 10
Bal en Rouge, Valentine Dinner Dance Gala, 6:30 p.m. at Oak Harbor Club to benefit United Against Poverty, with live entertainment, auctions and gourmet dinner. $250. 772-770-0740

February 11
Behind the scenes Open House, 2 to 5 p.m. at Vero Beach Theatre Guild.  Free. 772-562-8300

February 12
Pro-Am Golf and Golf Croquet Tournament at Riomar Country Club to benefit Senior Resource Association.  772-569-0760

February 13
Film Studies 4 - Come Spy with Me: Tales of Espionage and Intrigue, 1:30 p.m. or 7 p.m. Tuesdays thru Oct. 24 at Vero Beach Museum of Art. $60 & $80. 772-231-0707

February 15
Opera Studies at Vero Beach Museum of Art, Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. thru March 8. $55 & $75.  772-231-0707

February 15
Concerts in the Park: Don Soledad, 5 to 7 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art.  $10 & $12. 772-231-0707

February 15
Live from Vero Beach presents the West Coast country rock band Poco, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

February 15
Senior Resource Association Silver Tones Valentine’s Concert: Frank and Dean, 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church.  772-569-0760

February 15 to 18
Readers’ Theatre Productions at Vero Beach Theatre Guild presents “Murders” 7 p.m. Thurs., “The People’s Republic of Edward Snowden” 7 p.m. Fri., “A Night to Remember” 2 p.m. Sat., “Judgement at Nuremberg” 7 p.m. Sat.; and “Jerry Finnegan’s Sister” 2 p.m. Sun.  $12.50. 772-562-8300

February 15
Atlantic Classical Orchestra presents Barber’s Concerto for Violin with soloist Sirena Huang, Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony and Schuman’s Symphony No. 2, 7:30 p.m. at St. Edward’s Waxlax Center.  772-460-0850

February 15 to 18
Vero Beach Food, Wine & Music four-day festival at Riverside Park, with celebrity and local chefs, junior chef competition, international wines, food tastings, musical entertainment and fashion show with pups and people to benefit American Cancer Society, H.A.L.O., Hibiscus Children’s Center, Indian River Lagoon National Estuary Program, United Against Poverty and The Source. VBFWM.com.

February 16
Ballet Vero Beach presents Dance from the Dancers, original works choreographed by BVB’s own dancers, 7 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art.  772-905-2651

February 16 & 17
Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Dept. presents Annie: the Musical, Fri./Sat. 7 p.m., 2 p.m. Sun. at VBHS PAC.  772-564-5497

February 17
Florida Tech Panther Challenge Obstacle Run, 9 a.m. at Sebastian River Preserve and through Florida Tech Challenge Course. 321-271-0834

February 17
Book Author Luncheon featuring Charles Todd, pen name for mother/son duo Caroline and Charles Todd, 11 a.m. at Vero Beach County Club to benefit American Association of University Women.  Verobeach-fl.aauw.net

February 17
ELC EcoTalks Speaker Series: Roseate Spoonbills, 11 a.m. at Environmental Learning Center. discoverELC.org

February 17
Treasure Coast Jazz Society presents Allan Vache Quintet, 12:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Heritage Center. 772-234-4600

February 17
“A Night to Remember” reading (about Titanic) by Paul White, 2 p.m. at Vero Beach Theatre Guild. $12.50. 772-562-8300

February 17
Mardi Gras Celebration, 6 p.m. at Oak Harbor Club, with New Orleans cuisine, live music and casino games to benefit We Care Foundation of IR, which provides free healthcare to indigent patients. $200.  772-562-0123

February 17
SIRSY showcased at Sebastian Inlet State Park Night Sounds concert series, 7 p.m. at Coconut Point pavilions. Free with park entry fee. 772-388-2750

February 19
Riverside Theatre’s Distinguished Lecturer Series presents Senator Phil Gramm, 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Stark Stage and simulcast in Waxlax.  772-231-6990

February 22
Live from Vero Beach presents the classic ‘60s band The Association, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

February 23
Sebastian River Area Chamber of Commerce Concerts in the Park presents Sharkbait, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Riverview Park. Free. 772-589-5969

February 23
Main Street Vero Beach’s Downtown Friday Street Party, 6 to 9 p.m. on 14th Avenue.  Free. 772-643-6782  

February 24
Gator Gallop 5K Run/Walk to benefit Indian River Land Trust, 7:30 a.m. through Indian River Lagoon Greenway.  772-794-0701

February 24
Mystery, Mayhem, Madness and Muscle Cars, 5 p.m. game of Clue at the American Muscle Car Museum to benefit Treasure Coast Community Health Foundation. $150.  772-571-1986

February 24
Reach For the Stars Gala, 6 p.m. at Corporate Air Hangar to benefit Children’s Home Society, with cocktails, dinner, music and auctions. $200.  772-344-4020 x 224

February 25
Atlantic Classical Orchestra and Vero Beach Museum of Art Chamber Music Series present West Side Story to the Soldier’s Tale, 3 p.m. at VBMA. 772-231-0707 x 136

February 25
Indian River Symphonic Association presents the Staatskapelle Weimar Orchestra and conductor Kiril Karabits, featuring soprano Catherine Foster performing Wesendonck Songs, 7:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Community Church.  772 778-1070

February 26
Environmental Learning Center’s 25th annual Golfin’ for the Lagoon Charity Golf Tournament at Bent Pine Golf Club, 11 a.m. registration and lunch, 12:45 shotgun start, and 19th hole cocktail awards reception. $350. 772-589-5050 x 103

February 26
International Lecture Series presents suspense writer Frederick Forsyth, 4:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art.  772-231-0707

February 28
Eccentric Glamour, The Art of Fashion with Simon Doonan at the Vero Beach Museum of Art.  772-231-0707

MARCH

March 1
Live from Vero Beach presents Broken Arrow – A Tribute to Neil Young, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

March 3
Wabasso School Run, Walk, Roll 5K, 7:30 a.m. from Riverside Park.  772-978-8000    

March 3
Treasure Coast Jazz Society presents Johnny Varro Swing 7, 12:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Heritage Center. 772-234-4600

March 4
EcoFest, Noon to 4 p.m. at Environmental Learning Center, with live music, canoe trips, nature crafts and family fun.  discoverELC.org

March 4
Indian River Symphonic Association presents Maestro Christopher Confessore and the Brevard Symphony Orchestra, with soloist Paul Huang performing Samuel Barber’s Violin Concerto, 7:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Community Church.  772 778-1070

March 6
Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Dept. presents Symphonic Showpieces, 7 p.m. at VBHS PAC.  772-564-5497

March 6 to 25
Riverside Theatre presents Gypsy the musical memoir by Styne & Sondheim on the Stark Stage. 772-231-6990

March 8
Live from Vero Beach presents the Beatles recreation, “1964” The Tribute, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

March 8 to 25
Vero Beach Theatre Guild presents “To Kill a Mockingbird” based on novel by Harper Lee. 772-562-8300

March 9
Sebastian River Area Chamber of Commerce Concerts in the Park presents Daddy Wags, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Riverview Park. Free. 772-589-5969

March 9 – 11
Under the Oaks Fine Arts & Crafts Show hosted by Vero Beach Art Club - juried show with 220+ artists from around the country, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Riverside Park.  Free.

March 10
Haiti Clinic 5K Run/Walk, 8 a.m. from South Beach Park. 772-567-4445  

March 10
100th Birthday Celebration of the Hallstrom House, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. hosted by IRC Historical Society.  772-778-3435

March 12
Riverside Theatre’s Distinguished Lecturer Series presents Christopher Hill, former ambassador to South Korea, Iraq and Poland, 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Stark Stage and simulcast in Waxlax.  772-231-6990

March 14
Bingo Luncheon, Let’s Flamingle! 11:30 a.m. at Oak Harbor Club to benefit Senior Resource Association.  772-569-0760

March 15
Art in Bloom Luncheon and Exhibition, 11:30 a.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art (galleries closed to public until 2 p.m.). $200.   Free Charles Albert Trunk Show, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Museum Store. 772-231-0707

March 15
Live from Vero Beach presents the layered harmonies of Firefall, 7 p.m. at Emerson Center.  800-595-4849

March 15
Atlantic Classical Orchestra presents Motzart’s Serenade No. 6, Symphony No. 40 and Concerto for Flute & Harp, with soloists Tina Aplegren and Kay Kemper, 7:30 p.m. at St. Edward’s Waxlax Center.  772-460-0850

March 16 to 18
Shrimpfest Craft Brew Hullaballoo at Riverview Park, Sebastian hosted by Rotary Club of Sebastian and Fellsmere Exchange Club, 3 to 9 p.m. Fri; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sat; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun., with food & brews, live music and family activities. Free admission.  Special Craft Brew Tasting, 1 to 4 p.m. Sat., $35 unlimited tastings.  Shrimpfestfl.com

March 16 to 18
Garden & Antique Show and Sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fri. & Sat.; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sun. at McKee Botanical Garden – 30-plus vendors of antiques, arts and orchids. Standard admission. 772-794-0601

March 17
Brew-2-Brew Half Marathon, 7:15 a.m. from Walking Tree Brewery to benefit Mental Health Association, with Finish Line Festivities. 772-569-9788 

March 17
ELC EcoTalks Speaker Series: Saving Sharks from Extinction, 11 a.m. at Environmental Learning Center. discoverELC.org

March 17
Treasure Coast Jazz Society presents Lisa Kelly and JB Scott with Dave Steinmeyer, 12:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Heritage Center. 772-234-4600

March 18
Atlantic Classical Orchestra and Vero Beach Museum of Art Chamber Music Series present Early Debussy and Late Schubert, 3 p.m. at VBMA. 772-231-0707 x 136

March 18
Rock the Boat Gala to benefit Youth Sailing Foundation, 5 p.m. at Moorings Yacht and Country Club with YSF sailing demos, silent and live auctions, dinner, dancing and live musical entertainment.  772-925-2521

March 18 to 20
Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Dept. presents its 25th annual Red, White & Blue Band Concert, 2 p.m. Sun., 7 p.m. Mon./Tues. at VBHS PAC.  772-564-5497

March 19
International Lecture Series presents Maya Lin, Vietnam Veterans Memorial designer, 4:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art.  772-231-0707

March 19
Gin and Jazz at Quail Valley River Club to benefit Homeless Family Center.  772-567-5537 x326

March 20
Love of Literacy Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to benefit Literacy Services of Indian River County, with Michael Tougias, author of ‘The Finest Hours: The True Story of the U.S. Coast Guard’s Most Daring Sea Rescue.’ $60. 772-778-2223