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ONGOING

Vero Beach Museum of Art – Watershed: Contemporary Landscape Photography thru Sept. 10.

Riverside Theatre - Vegas Nights at Riverside Theatre, with live music, full bars and food service, plus casino games with proceeds to benefit Children’s and Family programs, 6 to 9:30 p.m. weekends thru July 28. Free admission.

Sea Turtle Walks, 9 p.m. through July at Sebastian Inlet State Park, Archie Carr NWR Barrier Island Sanctuary and Windsor Beach Club. Reservations required. fsispturtlewalk.org and carrrefuge.org/turtle-walks.

Where’s Waldo Community Scavenger Hunt thru July 28. Have ‘passports’ stamped with 10 or more ‘I Found Waldo’ signatures at 25 participating businesses and bring to Vero Beach Book Center to enter prize drawing. 772-569-6650

Lighten Up cooking demonstrations at McKee Botanical Garden, 11 a.m. Saturdays in the Café followed by lunch:  7/22 Demystifying Grains and Glutens; 7/29 Healthy Snacks; 8/5 Fun and Healthy Cooking for Kids, a children-only workshop. Registration required. 772-794-0601.

Free Healing Path Workshop series, 3 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 23 at IRSC Richardson Center hosted by Cox-Gifford Seawinds Community Outreach.  772-562-2365.

JULY

July 20 – 23
‘Celebrating 60’ a Musical Review Concert showcasing the 60th Anniversary of Vero Beach Theatre Guild, the Treasure Coast’s longest running community theatre, with songs from many of its biggest hits, 7 p.m. Thurs, 8 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 2 p.m. Sun.  $12 students; $25 adults.  772-562-8300

July 21 & 22
Peter and the Star Catcher featuring Riverside Children’s Theatre performers on the Stark Stage.  772-231-6990

July 22
Christmas in July, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Riverview Park, Sebastian to benefit Shop with a Cop, with entertainment, auctions, vendors and Santa.  Free.  772-978-6248

July 22
Pet Adoption Day and BBQ, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dyer Subaru, which is sponsoring no-fee adoptions of shelter cats and dogs.  772-388-3826

July 22 & 23
Audubon Field Academy, an accelerated summer session covering eight learning modules in two weekends hosted by Pelican Island Audubon Society and Audubon of Martin County.  9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 22 & 23 at Pelican Island Audubon House, and Aug. 5 & 6 at Savannas Preserve State Park Education Center.  $125.  772-288-2637

July 23
Space Coast Symphony Orchestra presents Fantasies, 3 p.m. at Community Church of Vero Beach, featuring ‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice’, ‘Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral’, and Symphonie Fantastique.  $20.  18 & under free.  855-252-7276

July 28 – 30
Vero Beach Pirate Festival, 2 to 6 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sun. at Riverside Park. 

July 29
Treasure Coast Waterway Cleanup, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at marinas, boat ramps, beaches and other waterways in the tri-county area.  tcwaterwaycleanup.com

July 29 & 30
Sea Turtle Conservancy’s Tour de Turtles begins with Sat. 7 to 9 a.m. release of two loggerhead turtles at Disney’s Vero Beach Resort to be tracked in Tour de Turtles ‘race’ to raise awareness of threats to marine life. Sat. 6 p.m. Kickoff Party at the Barrier Island Sanctuary at Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge with featuring refreshments, live music and silent auction to benefit sea turtle conservation efforts, and Sun. 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. release of two loggerheads at Barrier Island Sanctuary. Kick-off Party $20 advance; $35 at door (if available); release viewings free.  321-723-3556 or tourdeturtles.org.

AUGUST

August 3 to 5
Vero Beach Recreation Dept. presents Fire and Ice, the 43rd annual Aerial Antics Youth Circus, 7 p.m. at Saint Edward’s School, featuring performers from ages 3 to 33 showcasing gymnastic, aerial and dance routines. $7 & $8. 772-567-2144

August 4 & 5
Ballet Vero Beach presents Ariel Rivka Dance, an all-female troupe showcasing storytelling and contemporary dance works to culminate the sixth annual Riverside Dance Festival, 8 p.m. at Riverside Theatre.  $10 - $75.  772-231-6990

August 5
RT Star’s Back to School Party, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Riverside Theatre campus in partnership with Education Foundation of IRC, with shows, entertainment, games, contests, vision testing, school information, children’s activities and bounce slide and 2 p.m. Dance Festival performance on Stark Sage. Free.  772-231-6990

August 11
Grill Out Night hosted by Sebastian River Area Chamber of Commerce, 5 to 8 p.m., with participating businesses around town firing up the heat and competing in the Pineapple Challenge.  772-589-5969

August 13
Cultural Council of IRC presents the Summerfest Chamber Orchestra, 3 p.m. at Christ by the Sea United Methodist Church, with Maestro James Brooks-Bruzzese conducting 20 musicians from around the world in a program of works by Bach, Mendelssohn, Vivaldi, Piazzolla and Ravel and pieces by Lorenzo Turchi-Floris, Summerfest Composer in Residence.  $35; middle through high school music students free. 772-770-4857

August 17
Silver Tones Concert, 10:30 a.m. at The Brennity, 7955 16th Manor, with donations accepted for Senior Resource Association.  772-299-7900

August 20
Space Coast Symphony Orchestra presents The Merry Widow, 3 p.m. at Vero Beach High School PAC.  $20.  18 & under free.  855-252-7276

August 23
Riverside Racquet Complex US Open kickoff, 5:30 to 8 p.m. with Round Robin Tennis and Drills for all levels with Tennis Pro MacDougall, refreshments and prizes. Limited spaces; pre-registration required. $11 & $14. 772- 231-4787

SEPTEMBER

September 14
An Evening in Paris, 5 to 9 p.m. at Heritage Center with Parisian themed vendors and Moulin Rouge-style entertainment to benefit Vero Heritage Inc.  772-770-2263

September 16 & 17
Regular Joe Surf Festival at north jetty, ‘a contest for the rest of us’ to benefit Surfrider Foundation Sebastian Inlet Chapter. Sebastianinletsurfshop.com

September 16
HALO Rescue’s Chase Your Tail 5K, 7:30 a.m. at Sebastian Community Center to support the no-kill rescue organization.  $25/$30.  772-589-7279

September 16
Run Vero Twilight 2-Mile evening race through scenic Vero neighborhoods, 6:30 p.m. (7:10 p.m. kids run) from MacWilliam Park on Indian River Drive East, with post-race ice cream sundae bar, music and awards.  772-569-7364

September 23
Lines in the Lagoon Tri-County Junior Fishing Tournament to benefit ORCA, Anglers for Conservation and CCA Florida, 7 a.m. lines in, 2 p.m. lines out, followed at 4 p.m. by Family Awards Dinner at Capt. Hiram’s. $25 registration includes dinner. Linesinthelagoon.com

September 23
Dogtoberfest at Humane Society of Vero Beach and IRC, with German food, beer, hayrides and canine activities.  772-388-3826

September 24
National Estuaries Day, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Environmental Learning Center, with canoeing in mangrove trails, music, crafts and family fun.  Standard admission. 772-589-5050

September 30
United Way Day of Caring, 8 a.m. to Noon, begins with kickoff breakfast and check-in at First Presbyterian Church before volunteers team up to complete community improvement projects.  772-567-8900 ext. 117

September 30
Fundraising Golf Tournament to benefit Women’s Refuge of Vero Beach, 8:30 a.m. shotgun start followed by clubhouse lunch and prizes.  $125 pp;$475 per foursome. 772-770-4424

OCTOBER

October 6 to 28
Oktoberfest Nights, 6 to 9:30 p.m. weekends at Riverside Theatre, with live music, German food and seasonal beer served in souvenir steins.  Free admission. 

October 13
Catch & Release, 1 to 4 p.m. at Camp Haven, with ‘Big Fish’ caught and tasked with raising $1,000 apiece in donations before they can be released.  772-999-3625

October 13 to 15
Indian River Birding Festival and Nature Art Show hosted by Pelican Island Preservation Society and Pelican Island Audubon Society at Audubon House on Oslo Road. 772-494-6306

October 14 & 15
Marine and Wildlife Art Festival and Craft Show, Nautical Flea Market & Seafood Festival and Treasure Coast Boat Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Indian River County Fairgrounds.  954-205-7813

October 21
Dan K. Richardson & William L. Marine Golf Classic to benefit Scholarship Foundation of  IRC, 8:30 a.m. shotgun start at Grand Harbor Golf Club.  772-569-9869

October 21
Howl-O-Ween Dog Costume Pawrade and Expo, 2 p.m. registration; 4 p.m. Pawrade at Dogs for Life. 772-567-8969

October 24 to November 12
Riverside Theatre presents Hank Williams: Lost Highway, a musical tribute on the Stark Stage.  772-231-6990

October 28
Chili Cookoff at Riverside Park hosted by Sunrise Rotary, with food, drink and music.  772-643-6343

October 29
Cat-a-comb Café, 12 Noon to 3 p.m. at Humane Society of Vero Beach and IRC, celebrating Halloween with a light brunch.  772-388-3826