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MAINLAND

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2. Oak Harbor
3. Regency Park
4. Vero Beach Book
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6. Hospital Gift Shop
7. Divine Animal
Hospital
8. Sunshine Furniture

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10. Many Medical
Offices

ONGOING

Riverside Theatre: Sister Act on the Stark Stage thru May 1.  772-231-6990

Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Tennis Championships at The Boulevard Tennis Club thru May 1. 917-770-0843

Vero Beach Museum of Art: Oscar Bluemner: Selection from the Vera Bluemnar Kouba Collection thru May 22, John Baeder’s American Roadside thru May 15 and Nature Illuminated: Landscapes and Still Lifes by Heade and his Contemporaries thru June 5.   772-231-0707

McKee Botanical Garden: Roar of the Dinosaur exhibit thru May 1. 772-794-0601

Polo Sundays at BG Polo, gates open at 1 p.m. for 2 p.m. matches thru May 1. 772-999-3709


APRIL

April 28
Silver Resource Association’s Silver Tones Chorus Concert, featuring the music of Andrew Lloyd Webber, 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church with reception following.  $15 advance; $20 at door.  772-469-3148

April 28 & 29
Let Go, an Indian River Charter High School Dance Theatre Production, offering the audience a chance to self-reflect through movement, text, and live music, 7 p.m. at IRCHS Black Box Theatre. $5. 772-567-6600 ext. 144

April 29
Sebastian Chamber’s free Concerts in the Park series, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Riverview Park in Sebastian, featuring Professor Pennygoode's Mighty Flea Circus. BYO chair.

April 29
Nautilus Chamber Choir Spring Concert, A Mass Mixture, 7 p.m. at Community Church.  Donations appreciated. 772-469-2320

April 30
March of Dimes March for Babies, a 6- or 1-mile team or individual walk for stronger healthier babies, 7:30 a.m. registration; 8:30 a.m. walk at Riverside Park, with kids activity area, food, music and awards.  772-562-0115

April 30
Children’s Art Festival, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art.  Indian River County Juried Student Exhibition Award Ceremony 12:30 p.m. (exhibit runs thru May 22), and 2016 Congressional Art Competition 10 a.m. to Noon.   Free.  772-231-0707

April 30
All American Country BBQ Bash, 5 to 8 p.m. at and to benefit St Francis Manor, with BBQ, games, entertainment and silent auction.  $25; $15 ages 11 to 20; 10 and under free. 772-562-8575

MAY

May 1
Breakfast at Tiffany’s High Tea, 2 p.m. at Vero Beach Country Club hosted by the PEER Group, charted by The Arc of IRC, with music, artwork, silent auction and a Fashion Show featuring daughters of the PEER group as models and guest speaker Katie Henderson, an artist and designer born with Down syndrome. $40.  772-569-0228 

May 1
May Pops Season Finale presented by the Helen & Dick Post Family, with Christopher Confessore conducting the Brevard Symphony Orchestra and guest soloists Hugh Panaro and Kristi Tingle to benefit Indian River Medical Center Foundation, 3:30 p.m. gates open to Windsor Polo Field for picnics on the lawn, and VIP luncheon reception, with concert at 5:30 p.m.  $25 lawn tickets; children 12 and under free to lawn area only. $225 VIP seating.  772-226-4955

May 1
Kinderblock 66: Return to Buchenwald, a film jointly presented by Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Vero Beach and Temple Beth Shalom, 4 p.m. at UUFVB, followed by a discussion with survivor Alex Moskovic on his experience as a teenage boys forced to live in Kinderblock 66, and a brief memorial service led by Rabbi Michael Birnholz and Rev. Scott W. Alexander.   Free.  772-778-5880

May 1
Atlantic Ringers Spring Concert, The Bells Go to Hollywood and Motown, 4 p.m. at Community Church.  Donations appreciated. 772-469-2320

May 5
Habitat for Humanity Women Build, 7:30 a.m. at Waterside Subdivision.  No experience necessary.  772-562-9860 x 226

May 5
Concerts in the Park Cinco de Mayo featuring Don Soledad, 5 to 7 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art. $10 & $12. Full cash bar and food concessions available. 772-231-0707

May 6 & 7
Comedy Zone Experience on Waxlax Stage at Riverside Theatre, 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. $16 -$18. Free music at Live in the Loop.  772-231-6990

May 7
Fairy and Pirate Festival, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden; dress in costume for magical fairy and pirate-themed activities and entertainment. Standard admission. 772-794-0601

May 7
Space Coast Symphony conducted by Aaron Collins presents Pops Bouquet: A Tribute to Mothers, with popular favorites by Anderson, Sousa, Rodgers, Brahms, Mozart, John Williams, Ellington, Gershwin, and pianist Marius Tesch performing Liszt’s Piano Concerto No. 1, 2 p.m. at Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center.  855-252-7276

May 10
34th annual Ocean Grill Night, 5 to 10 p.m., with proceeds from dinners benefitting The Arc of Indian River County for individuals impacted by special needs such as Down’s syndrome, cerebral palsy, autism and other developmental and traumatic brain disabilities.  For reservations of 5 or more call 772-231-5409

May 12 – 22
Vero Beach Theatre Guild presents the comedy, The Nerd.  772-562-8300

May 13
Sebastian Chamber’s free Concerts in the Park series, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Riverview Park in Sebastian, featuring Soul Jam. BYO chair.

May 14
Inaugural Sebastian Lionfish Fest at Capt. Hiram’s, with sunrise to 4 p.m. Lionfish Derby fishing tournament and 5 p.m. cookoff, with attendees tasting and voting on dishes prepared by local restaurants.  Cookoff tickets $15.  877-650-6251

May 14
RT Star’s Birthday Party, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Riverside Children’s Theatre, with performances and hands on activities.  Free. 772-231-6990

May 14
Dancing with Vero’s Stars, 6 p.m. at Riverside Theatre, features 10 Vero “Stars” and their professional partners dancing to raise funds to benefit the Indian River County Healthy Start Coalition.  772-563-9118

May 15
Minds Over Mats (& Mimosas), A Mindfulness Event hosted by Sebastian Yoga and Capt. Hiram’s Resort to benefit Suncoast Mental Health Center, 6:30 a.m. sunrise yoga and 9:45 a.m. paddleboard class, plus retail and holistic vendors, mimosas and a discounted Sunday brunch at Hiram’s.  772-291-3210

May 17 - 19
Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Dept. presents a Color Guard & Jazz Spectacular Tues, Reflections Spring Chorus Concert Wed., and 15th annual Vero Pops Concert Thurs., all 7 p.m. at VBHS PAC. $6-$12.  772-564-5537

May 20
Sebastian Chamber’s free Concerts in the Park series, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Riverview Park in Sebastian, featuring Relayer. BYO chair.

May 20 & 21
Comedy Zone Experience on Waxlax Stage at Riverside Theatre, 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. $16 -$18. Free music at Live in the Loop.  772-231-6990

May 21
Boating Safety Course offered by the Vero Beach Power Squadron, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Power Squadron Building. Graduate with Florida Safe Boating ID card for insurance purposes, and also meet requirements for operations license for those born after Jan. 1, 1988. $35. 772-532-6893

May 21
Night Sounds Concert Series features Lee Hunter and Joey Kerr, 6 p.m. at Sebastian Inlet State Park Coconut Point pavilions.  Standard park admission. (321)984-4852

May 22
Atlantic Children’s Chorale and Atlantic Youth Chorus Spring Concert, 4 p.m. at Community Church. Donations appreciated. 772-469-2320

May 22
Treasure Coast Chorale presents God Bless America: A Salute to Our Nation & American Music, 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church.  Donations appreciated.772-567-4341

May 28 to Sept. 11
Vero Beach Museum of Art presents Bruce Marsh.   772-231-0707

May 30
Memorial Day Ceremony hosted by Veterans Council of Indian River County, 9 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Island Sanctuary, with music by Vero Beach High School Band and Master’s Academy Fife and Drum Corps, wreath laying ceremony, and keynote speaker Lt. Gen. William Welser, USAF, Ret. 772-633-6298

JUNE

June 4
23rd Annual Blue Water Open Offshore Charity Fishing Tournament, with awards at Capt’n Butcher’s Waterfront Resort to benefit Sebastian Exchange Club programs for the prevention of child abuse. $250 per boat. 772‐783‐5822

June 9 to 12
Vero Beach Wine and Film Festival, with Daytime Screenings at Heritage Center and Vero Beach Museum of Art, plus Thurs. Kickoff Night with Vino Veritas Vintner Dinners at Citrus Grillhouse and Costa d’Este; Fri. Cinema Uncorked Opening Night Bash at Riverside Theatre; Sat. Winemaker & Filmmaker Panels, Costa d’Cinema Grand Wine Tasting at Costa d’Este, Bordeaux & Brews at Orchid Island Brewery, Vero After Dark at Project Space 1785; Sun. Bubbly Sunday Brunch at Osceola Bistro and Fete Finale at Blue Star Brasserie.  Details at vbwff.com

June 11
Youth Guidance Tropical Night Luau, 7 p.m. at Grand Harbor Golf Club, with tropical night buffet, 3-drink tickets, live band and auctions.  $125. 772-226-3098

June 18
Waterlily Celebration, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden, showcases the state's largest collection of waterlilies in bloom plus repotting demonstrations, a waterlily photo contest and plant sale.  Standard admission.  772-794-0601

June 25
Vero Beach Air Show Food Fest coordinated by Buggy Bunch featuring Blue Angels pilots, officers and enlisted personnel and Air Show civilian performers plus 30 food trucks and entertainment, 5 to 9 p.m. at Riverside Park.  Free.

June 25 & 26
Vero Beach Air Show featuring the U. S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron Blue Angels, Aeroshell Aerobatic Team, Shockwave Jet Truck, Mike Goulian, Kyle Franklin/Dracula, Greg Shelton, Ed Vesely and the SB2C Helldiver, Wing Walker Ashley Key and Misty Blues All-Woman Skydiving Team at the Vero Beach Regional Airport to benefit Veterans Council of Indian River County, and Exchange Clubs of Indian River, Treasure Coast, and Vero Beach for prevention of child abuse. Gates open 9 a.m.; flying starts at Noon. General admission $25 adults; $15 children ages 5 – 12; reserved seating $45; Barnstormer Chalet $99.