Vero Beach Museum of Art – Howard Ben Tré: New Sculpture, thru May 17, and Environmental Photography, thru May 24.
Riverside Theatre presents Underneath the Lintel on the Waxlax Stage thru Feb. 8.
McKee Botanical Garden Nature Connects LEGO Brick Exhibition thru April 12.
February 27 – March 1
Rides available through Experimental Aircraft Association on a classic WWII B-17 bomber. 800-359-6217 Aviation Day Open House 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat. at Vero Beach Airport, to see static aircraft displays, demonstrations and aviation themed booths. $5 per person; $10 per family.
February 27 – March 1
Vero Beach High School Drama Troupe 2047 production of Addam's Family, The Musical, 7:30 p.m. Fri., 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. at VBHS Performing Arts Center. 564-5537
Champions for Charity Golf Tournament hosted by Exchange Club of the Treasure Coast to benefit SafeSpace and other local charities, 8 a.m. shotgun start at Sandridge Golf Club. $100 includes lunch. 584-1087
Saturdays with Seuss, parent/child drama and music program, 10 a.m. at Riverside Children’s Theatre. $12 per child. 234-8052
Save the Chimps Member Day 2015, offering guided tours sanctuary, home to more than 250 rescued chimpanzees. Membership $50 and up. (772) 429-2225
Jazz at Noon presented by Treasure Coast Jazz Society features the Bill Allred Classic Jazz Band, 12:30 p.m. at Vero Beach Yacht Club. 234-4600.
Emerson Center’s Celebrated Speaker’s Series presents acclaimed scientist Michio Kaku, author of The Future of the Mind, 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., with 5:15 p.m. VIP reception, at the Emerson Center. $70 & $80. 778-5249
Rotary Club of Vero Beach Hollywood Gala, 6 p.m. at Oak Harbor with dinner, dancing and special guest Stephen Humphrey Bogart, son of Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart, to benefit Rotary Charities Foundation. Black-tie optional. $150. 231-6900
EcoFest 2015 at Environmental Learning Center, with live animals, music by The River Rats, activities and games, canoe paddles and exhibits. 589-5050
AAUW Book Review Breakfast, 9:30 a.m. at Indian River State College Richardson Center, with Jonna Macklin reviewing Behind the Beautiful Forevers, by Katherine Boo. Free. 257-5703.
Vero Beach Museum of Art International Lecture Series presents authors/musicians Stuart Isacoff and Ed Shanaphy on Legendary Pianists, Composers and ‘The Great American Songbook’ – The Inside Stories, 4:30 p.m. in Holmes Great Hall; simulcast in Leonhardt Auditorium. 231-0707 x 136
Riverside Theatre Distinguished Lecture Series DLS Debates, topic TBA, 5:30 p.m. on Stark Stage. 231-6990
Bella Notte - A Beautiful Night to Celebrate Life 6 p.m. at Quail Valley River Club to benefit American Cancer Society. 562-2272
Coastal Conservation Assn. Treasure Coast 20th annual Banquet and Auction, 6 p.m. at Vero Beach Country Club. 473-7983
First Friday Gallery Stroll, 5 to 8 p.m., opening night receptions at galleries along 14th Avenue in downtown Vero Beach. Free. 480-0491
Educate & Celebrate: Wine & Food Tastings and Art Auction to benefit education in Haiti through Haiti Partners, 5:30 p.m. at Northern Trust Bank. $125. 539-8521
McKee Movie Night, 6 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden – bring a chair for family-friendly movie screening. Standard admission. 794-0601
Inaugural Vero Beach BBQ & Blues Festival, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Riverside Park, with an Artisans Alley of food paired with music by local and regional talent. A portion of proceeds will benefit the Blues Alliance of the Treasure Coast and the Rivers Coalition. 772-215-3490
Tenth annual Habitat Cracker Hoedown, 6 p.m. at Sun Aviation Hanger, with buffet, complimentary cocktail and cash bar, ‘cracker’ games and Bodacious the Mechanical Bull, live music and auction to benefit Indian River Habitat for Humanity. $75. 562-9860 x 209
Vero Beach Museum of Art International Lecture Series presents author Ross King on The Accidental Masterpiece: Leonardo and the Painting of the Last Supper, 4:30 p.m. in Holmes Great Hall; simulcast in Leonhardt Auditorium. 231-0707 x 136
March 9 - 11
Seminar with Tamar March on Parents versus Children: Intergenerational Conflict from Antigone to Mary Karr, 9:30 a.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art. $195 members; $215 nonmembers. 231-0707
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
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
Art in Bloom Luncheon at the Vero Beach Museum of Art, with exhibition by top floral designers, and a luncheon presentation on the Flowers of Downton Abbey by Bruce Bailey, a horticulturist with a background din art history and design. 231-0707
Atlantic Classical Orchestra and Maestro Stewart Robertson present Mozart and Mendelssohn, 7:30 p.m. at Waxlax Center for Performing Arts at St. Edward’s School (6:40 p.m. lecture): Richard Rodney Bennett’s Partita, Mozart’s Concerto for two pianos in E-Flat Major, K 365, with pianists Barbara and Sebastian Bartmann, Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4. $50-$60; students $5. 772-460-0850
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
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.
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
Royal Saturdays, parent/child drama and music program, 10 a.m. at Riverside Children’s Theatre. $12 per child. 234-8052
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.
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
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.
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
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