THROUGH SUNDAY, FEB. 10
"Legally Blonde" will be performed by Port St. Lucie High School at 7:30 p.m on Thursdays, Friday and Saturdays and 2 p.m. shows on Saturdays and Sundays in the auditorium, 1201 S.E. Lennard Road in Port St. Lucie. Tickets are $15. For more information, call (772) 337-6768.
"Three Murders and It's Only Monday," at the Barn Theatre, 2400 S.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart. Private eye Harry investigates three murders at the Peaceful Pines Sanitarium. He finds it difficult, though, to determine who killed an old sea captain, a ventriloquist and a tramp in this lightning-paced comedy/mystery that's complete with a storm that blows out all the fuses. For more information, call (772) 287-4484.
FRIDAY, FEB. 8
Opening reception by the Arts Council of Martin County, featuring artists Aida Fry, Chris Kling, Kim Rody, Marcella Zanetti, Sheila Geoffrion and Rene Guerin, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Court House Cultural Center, 80 E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart. For more information, contact (772) 287-6676 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learn about photographing sunsets from 5-8 p.m. with two locally renowned photographers, Bruce Bain and Durga Garcia. "Photographing Sunsets" begins with a presentation of the elements that inspire great sunset images. The class continues with a guided walk and photo shoot at the Park's Hobe Mountain Observation Tower or other locations at Jonathan Dickinson State Park. The program is $25 per person and includes park entry, class instruction, and snacks and refreshments. Advanced payment and registration are requested. Enrollment limited. The program will take place at Jonathan Dickinson State Park, Kimbell Education Center, 16450 SE Federal Hwy, Hobe Sound, FL 33455. To register, please contact the park's Kimbell Center, (561) 745-5551, or email email@example.com. Visit www.floridastateparks.org/jonathandickinson for more information.
THURSDAY, FEB. 8 -- SUNDAY, FEB. 16
Martin County Fair, featuring agriculture education, pageant, barbeque festival, games, contest, music, live entertainment, favorite foods and lots more for the entire family. At the Martin County Fairgrounds, 2616 S.E. Dixie Highway, Stuart. For more information, call (772) 220-3247.
SATURDAY, FEB. 9
Fourth annual HeARTs for Hospice to benefit Treasure Coast Hospice, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Rare Earth Gallery, 41 S.W. Flagler, Stuart. For more information, call (772) 403-4594, email JFerrari@TCHospice.org or visit www.TreasureCoastHospice.org.
SUNDAY, FEB. 10
Sunday brunch and concert will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Heathcote Botanical Gardens, 210 Savannah Road in Fort Pierce. For more information, call (772) 464-4672.
Garden lecture will take place at 1 p.m. at Heathcote Botanical Gardens, 210 Savannah Road in Fort Pierce. Cost is $20 for members, $25 for non-members. For more information, call (772) 464-4672.
The Martin County High School OPUS Boosters announce the first OPUS "cut-a-thon." This event will take place at Michael Leonard's Salon, 3371 Martin Downs Blvd. Palm City (next to Ruby Tuesday's), from noon to 3 p.m. come out for a wash and cut, show support for OPUS and get your hair washed by an OPUS student. Haircuts for males will be $15 and females $20. There will also be raffles for gifts and barber shop quartets will be on hand to sing for patrons. All funds raised support OPUS 2013 Choir to pay expenses for the upcoming spring trip to Paris. For more information, call (772)288-4022.
Sunday brunch, 10 a.m. to noon, Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center; 890 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart. This event offers guests a chance to enjoy a brunch prepared by Chef Mark Muller and experience a behind-the-scenes tour of areas typically not available to center visitors. Admission is $27 for adult members, $30 for non-members. Children $16. Call (772) 225-0505 to make a reservation.
The Kane Cabaret presents "Songs of the Stage and Screen," starring Missy McArdle, at 2 p.m. at the Charles and Rae Kane Center, located at 900 S.E. Salerno Road in Stuart. The concert series features top cabaret and stage performers from the Palm Beaches and beyond, with proceeds benefiting the Council on Aging of Martin County. Cost is $15 for Kane members and $20 for non-members; tickets for the five-concert series are $60 for members and $90 for non-members. Call (772) 223-7800 or visit www.kanecenter.org for more information.
MONDAY, FEB. 11
Florida Oceanographic coastal lecture series. Lecture by Dale Gawlik. The topic is birds of the Everglades. Set for 6:30 p.m. at Blake Library's John F. Armstrong wing, 2351 S.E. Monterey Blvd., Stuart. All lectures are free of charge and do not require a reservation. The complete schedule of lectures is available at www.floridaocean.org.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 13
Martin County Fire Rescue's Citizen Fire Academy Class V starts on Wednesday at 5:30 pm. Citizen Fire Academy is a seven-week program that meets weekly on Wednesday evenings from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Civilians will learn about every aspect of their fire department. This program is educational, informative, hands-on and fun. The program is free of charge to residents of Martin County. Sign up online at www.martin.fl.us, select the "fire rescue" web page and then click on "Citizen Fire Academy." Once there, choose "click here to register," fill out the required form, and select "submit by e-mail." Attendees may also contact Margy Mills on (772) 419-2759 or firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up for this free program.
THURSDAY, FEB. 14
Comedy Corner will take place from 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Sunrise Theatre, 117 S. 2nd St. in Fort Pierce. Tickets are $15. For more information, call (772) 461-4775 or go online to www.sunrisetheatre.com.
Bike night will be from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Second Street in downtown Fort Pierce. For more information, call (772) 466-3880.
Yum yum for your sweetheart pancake breakfast will be at 10 a.m. at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 9221 S.E. Civic Center Place in Port St. Lucie. Cost is $5. For more information, call (772) 828-4488 or go online to www.cityofpsl.com.
THURSDAY, FEB. 14 -- SATURDAY, FEB. 16
"Chicago," a musical play, will take place at 8 p.m. on Feb. 14, at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Feb. 15, and at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Feb. 16 at the McAlphin Fine Arts Center, 3209 Virginia Ave. in Fort Pierce. Tickets are $15. For more information, call (800) 220-9915 or go online to www.irsc.edu.
SATURDAY, FEB. 16
NHF Spring Fest Flea Market and Exhibit Show, 3900 S.W. Citrus Blvd., Palm City, from 8 a.m.- 1 p.m. Vendors, free bounce houses, community businesses, "yard sale haven," hot air balloon rides, pony rides and face painting. Free admission and parking, food, fun and treasures. Vendor fee is $20. For more information, call (772) 418-2199.
THURSDAY, FEB. 21 -- SUNDAY, MARCH 3
Dolly Parton's "9 to 5- The Musical," StarStruck Theatre's professional series, starring Jennifer Jones. At StarStruck Theatre, 2101 S. Kanner Highway, Stuart. Admission is $19.99 to $39.99. Group discounts are available for 13 tickets and season passes. For more information, call (772) 283-7787 or visit wwwStarStruckFL.com.
FRIDAY, FEB. 22 -- SUNDAY, MARCH 3
St. Lucie County Fair will be held at the St. Lucie County Fairgrounds on Midway Road in Fort Pierce. Times vary. Information on ticket prices, daily deals and entertainment is available at www.stluciecountyfair.org.
SATURDAY, FEB. 23
"Oceans Alive," 6-10:30 p.m., Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center, 890 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart. Florida Oceanographic's second annual ocean-inspired event is themed "castaways." A casual evening complete with dinner, live music, auction and lots of surprises. Join us for one of the Treasure Coast's newest and freshest events of the season, benefiting educational programs and research projects at Florida Oceanographic. Admission is $175 for members, $225 for non-members. Call (772) 225-0505 for more information and to purchase tickets.
SATURDAY, FEB. 23 -- SUNDAY, FEB. 24
Downtown Stuart art festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Osceola Street. For more information, call (772) 286-2848.
MONDAY, FEB. 25
Florida Oceanographic coastal lecture series. Lecture by Todd Thurlow, Mon. 25 Feb., 6:30 p.m. at Blake Library's John F. Armstrong wing, 2351 S.E. Monterey Blvd., Stuart. All lectures are free of charge and do not require a reservation. The complete schedule of lectures is available at www.floridaocean.org.
TUESDAY, FEB. 26
Free prostate cancer screening at Martin Health, which includes a digital rectal exam and a PSA blood test. The screening will take place from 4-6 p.m. at the Robert and Carol Weissman Cancer Center, located at 501 E. Osceola Street in Stuart. Registration is limited and an appointment is required. Only men who have not previously been diagnosed with prostate cancer are eligible for the screening. To schedule an appointment, call (772) 223-5945, ext. 3736.
TUESDAY, FEB. 26 -- WEDNESDAY, FEB. 27
"Fiddler on the Roof" at the Lyric Theatre, 59 S.W. Flagler Ave., Stuart. 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. The record-breaking, award-winning musical has captured the hearts of people all over the world with its humor, warmth and honesty. For more information, call (772) 286-7827.
Bars and Clubs
FRIDAY, FEB. 8
Cobb's Landing, 200 N. Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, Alex Kash, 6-10 p.m. (772) 460-9014.
Conchy Joe's Seafood, 3945 N.E. Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach, Reggae by Rainfall, 8 p.m. - midnight. (772) 334-1130.
Crawdaddy's, 1949 N.E. Jensen Beach Blvd., Jensen Beach, Call for performers. 8 p.m.-midnight. (772) 225-3444.
Harborcove Bar and Grill, 1930 Harbortown Drive in the Harbortown Marina. Fridays, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Mike Denne. (772) 429-5303
Hutchinson Island Marriott Resort Tiki Bar, 555 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Hutchinson Island, (772) 225-3700.
Manatee Island Bar & Grill, 4817 S.E. Dixie Highway, Port Salerno. Robbie Bullard, 8 p.m. (772) 872-7288.
The Original Tiki Bar & Restaurant, 2 Ave. A, Fort Pierce, live music 5-9 p.m. (772) 461-0880.
Rinelli's Yellow Tail. Live music, 101 Second Street, Fort Pierce. (772) 466-5474
Tradewinds Restaurant & Lounge, Captain Ron, 6:30-9:30 p.m. (772) 621-0822.
Tropical Jerk Restaurant. Enjoy live reggae music from 6-9 p.m. 722 S U.S. 1, Fort Pierce. (772) 466-5517.
SATURDAY, FEB. 9
Bogey's & Stogey's, 1032 S.E. Port St. Lucie Blvd., Port St. Lucie. Call for performers. (772) 337-7778.
Conchy Joe's Seafood, 3945 N.E. Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach, Reggae by Rainfall, 8 p.m. to midnight. (772) 334-1130.
Cowboys in Fort Pierce will have a family fun night with face painting, trivia, games, face painting by Miss Georgie and prizes and music with AJ the DJ, from 5-9 p.m. 5000 Okeechobee Road, Fort Pierce. Call (772) 595-5118.
Crawdaddy's, 1949 N.E. Jensen Beach Blvd., Jensen Beach, Call for performers, 7:30-11:30 p.m. (772) 225-3444.
Courtyard Marriot in Jensen Beach, 10978 S Ocean Drive, Jensen Beach. Capt. Ron will be poolside from 4-8 p.m. (772) 229-1000
Harborcove Bar and Grill, 1930 Harbortown Drive in the Harbortown Marina. Saturdays, 2-5 p.m. The Jazz Band. (772) 429-5303.
Kings Head Pub, 2838 S.W. Port St. Lucie Blvd. Call for performers. (772) 340-1223.
Manatee Island Bar & Grill, 4817 S.E. Dixie Highway, Port Salerno. Jason Montero, 8 p.m. (772) 872-7288.
The Original Tiki Bar & Restaurant, 2 Ave. A, Fort Pierce, live music 5-9 p.m. (772) 461-0880.
Rinelli's Yellow Tail. Live music 101 Second Street, Fort Pierce. (772) 466-5474.
SUNDAY, FEB. 10
Cobb's Landing, 200 N. Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, Matrix, 4-8 p.m. (772) 460-9014.
Conchy Joe's Seafood, 3945 N.E. Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach. Reggae by Rainfall, 4-8 p.m. (772) 334-1130.
Harborcove Bar and Grill, 1930 Harbortown Drive in the Harbortown Marina. Sundays, 4-8, Dr. Papachubby. (772) 429-5303.
Manatee Island Bar & Grill, 4817 S.E. Dixie Highway, Port Salerno. Floridian Band at the Tiki Bar, 3 p.m. (772) 872-7288.
MONDAY, FEB. 11
Rinelli's Yellow Tail: Trivia nights at 7 p.m. 101 Second St., Fort Pierce. (772) 466-5474.
TUESDAY, FEB. 12
Conchy Joe's Seafood, 3945 N.E. Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach. Trivia, 7-9 p.m. (772) 334-1130.
Cowboys' BBQ & Steak Co. 2902 S.E. Gran Parkway, Stuart, Capt. Ron from 8-11 p.m. (772) 287-8100.
King's Head Pub, 2838 SW Port St. Lucie Blvd. Hypnotist Rich Alexander.8- 9 p.m. Free admission. Call (772) 340-1223.
Original Coconut Bar, open mic with Rich from 9 p.m.-midnight. 4787 S.E. Dixie Highway, Stuart. (772) 219-1945.
The Original Tiki Bar & Restaurant, 2 Ave. A, Fort Pierce, Dynamic Entertainment Trivia at 7 p.m. (772) 461-0880.
Stuart Grill & Ale is hosting Family Fun Nite with AJ the DJ from 5-9 p.m. with face painting, bingo, trivia, games, music and prizes. Burger specials and kids eat free.1630 S.E. Federal Highway, Stuart. (772) 223-1978.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 13
Conchy Joe's Seafood, 3945 N.E. Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach. Crab racing, 6-9 p.m. (772) 334-1130.
Hutchinson Island Marriott Resort Tiki Bar, 555 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Hutchinson Island. Call (772) 225-3700.
Mickey Finn's Comedy Night, 269 Port St. Lucie Blvd., Port St. Lucie. 8 p.m., no cover. (772) 873-5522 for reservations.
Rinelli's Yellow Tail, free wine tasting 6-7:30 p.m. Exclusive "on-premise" wines available. Dinner for two and a select bottle of wine, $35. 101 Second St., Fort Pierce. (772) 466-5474.
Thirsty Turtle, 2825 S.W. Port St. Lucie Blvd., Port St. Lucie, Davee Bryan, 7:45-11 p.m. (772) 344-7774.
THURSDAY, FEB. 14
Archie's Seabreeze, 401 S. Ocean Drive, Fort Pierce, jazz and steak night every Thursday, 7-10 p.m. (772) 460-3888.
Conchy Joe's Seafood, 3945 N.E. Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach. Reggae by Rainfall, 7-10 p.m. Ladies night, 6-10 p.m. (772) 334-1130.
Dolphin Bar & Shrimp House, 140 N.E. Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach. (772) 781-5236.
Dresa, Asian fusion, U.S.1 and Kanner Highway, Stuart. Capt. Ron will perform from 7:30-10:30 p.m. (772) 288-6262.
Rinelli's Yellow Tail, Bike Night in downtown Fort Pierce. 6-9 p.m. Music, Prizes, 50/50 Vendors. (772) 466-5474.
Thirsty Turtle, 2825 S.W. Port St. Lucie Blvd., Port St. Lucie, Davee Bryan, 7:45-11 p.m.
VFW Post 4194, 2464 S.E. Veteran's Ave., Stuart. Live Big Band, dancing and snacks at intermission. $5 admission. Door prize. Call (772) 220-0144.
Green Market and Food Co-Op at Orange Avenue at the Intercoastal in Fort Pierce. There will be fresh produce, honey, all natural meats, vegan, veggie, raw and gluten-free food truck. Live music. For more information, call (772) 465-5658 or email email@example.com.
Music fest with entertainment, food, beer, wine, car show, arts, crafts and kids' activities at Gazebo Park in downtown Stuart, 6 to 11 p.m. the third Friday of the month. Lawn chairs are recommended. Coolers are not permitted; no entry with food or drink.
The Mansion at Tuckahoe, located at IndianRiverSide Park, Jensen Beach, will host free tours on the first and third Wednesdays of the month. History is covered from the time of occupancy by Native Americans, the Leach family in residence and the 36 year period of two educational facilities. Docent guided tours are at 10 and 11 a.m. and it is requested visitors arrive on time in order to understand the complete history.
Treasure Coast Eagles No. 3582 have ongoing events. Every day, bar bingo, from 10 a.m.-1 a.m. Tuesdays, ladies night from 7 -11 p.m. Free pool play, 7-11 p.m. Wednesdays, bingo 6:30-11 p.m., 12 games, final game pot is $300. Thursdays, Texas Hold-em 7-11 p.m. Buy in is $20. Free pool play, 7-11 p.m. - Fridays, open mic jam with Shawn, 7-11 p.m. - Everyone welcome. Men's night - 7-11 p.m. Saturdays, karaoke by D-3 with Ariel and Steve, 7-11 p.m. Sundays, karaoke by D-3 with Ariel and Steve, 7-11 p.m. - Treasure Coast Eagles No. 3582 is located at 510 S. U.S. 1, No. 3, Fort Pierce. After 9 p.m. must be 21. For more information, call (772) 461-2750.
Jazz Society events: Tuesday, jazz jams at the Sunrise Black Box Theatre, 117 S. Second St., Fort Pierce, from 7-10 p.m. $5 cover. Full bar available. Every other Wednesday evening, jazz jams at the gardens, 6:30-9:30 p.m. $3 cover. Wine and beer available. 2410 Westmoreland Blvd., Port St. Lucie. Saturday mornings, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Jazz market in downtown Fort Pierce along the Indian River waterfront.
Karaoke nites hosted by the Karaoke Kops at The Lyric's Flagler Center on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month at 6 and 10 p.m. Come sing with the Karaoke Kops (Stripling Entertainment). Choose from many karaoke songs including top 40, oldies, classic rock, Broadway to country. Perform in front of a video projection screen so the audience can see and sing along. Take part in singing, dancing or cheering for performers, while enjoying drink specials from the full bar. There will be prizes. The Flagler Center is located at 59 S.W. Flagler Ave., Stuart. For more information, call (772) 286-7827.
Jammin' Jensen takes place every Thursday from 6-9 p.m., weather permitting, at downtown Jensen Beach. There's food, music and vendors. For more information, call (772) 334-3444.
Retro Swing -- Lindy Hop -- West Coast Swing dance party is from 7:30-11 p.m. every Saturday at South Florida Swing Dance Productions, 881 N.E. Jensen Beach Blvd., in Jensen Beach. $7 admission. For information, call (772) 334-2112.
Big Band music, snacks, prizes at the VFW Hall, 2464 Veterans Ave., Stuart, from 7:30-10:30 p.m. Public welcome. Cost $5. For more information, call (772) 220-0144.
Commodores Singles Club. Dance to live music from the 1940s, '50s and '60s, from 7:30-10 p.m. every Sunday at the American Legion Hall, 3195 Savannah Road in Jensen Beach. Different band each week. Dress code prohibits beachwear, blue jeans or sneakers. Dress casual with men having a shirt with collar. There is no smoking and there is a bar. Free coffee, tea and refreshments are served. Donation is $5 for members and $8 for nonmembers. Call (772) 236-9449 or visit www.britetreasures.com/commodore.htm for more information.
Senior activity center in the Stuart area offers entertainment and activities for seniors. For more information, contact Zee Carter, onsite manager at the Log Cabin Senior Center in Langford Park, 2369 N.E. Dixie Highway, Jensen Beach or call (772) 334-2926.
Jazz & Blues Society presents jazz jams at the Sunrise Black Box Theatre in downtown Fort Pierce every other Tuesday from 7-10 p.m. Winter schedule runs from October-May 31, every Tuesday from 7-10 p.m.
Jensen Beach Art League has a monthly fine art show from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Indian Riverside Park in Jensen Beach along Indian River Drive. Shows take place the second Sunday of every month through April.
American Legion Post 40: 810 South U.S. 1, Fort Pierce, every Sunday night from 6-10 p.m.
AMVETS Post 19, 2024 S. Federal Highway, Fort Pierce, every Friday night from 5-9 p.m. with Michael and Terri's request line music. (772) 626-1049.
Applebee's, 4898 Okeechobee Road, Fort Pierce, and 3373 S.E. Federal Highway, Stuart. Every Friday in Fort Pierce from 8 p.m.-midnight and every Friday in Stuart from 9 p.m.-midnight. In Fort Pierce, call (772) 460-1444. In Stuart, call (772) 223-6477.
Archies: 401 S. Ocean Drive, Fort Pierce, every Wednesday, starting at 7 p.m. (772) 461-3352.
Bogey's and Stogey's: 1032 S.E. Port St. Lucie Blvd., Port St. Lucie, (772) 337-7778. Karaoke by Dennis 9 p.m. Wednesday and Friday.
Boozgeois Saloon: 720 S. U.S. 1, Fort Pierce, Karaoke with Chris 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday, Monday and Wednesday. (772) 466-4255.
Charlie's Bar & Grill: 950 S.E. Indian St., Stuart, karaoke Sunday and Monday. (772) 288-4326.
Jensen Beach Bowl Lane 21: 2303 N.E. Dixie Highway, Jensen Beach, karaoke with Karaoke Larry Friday and Saturday 8 p.m.-midnight. Call (772) 225-2695.
Jilly's Grille: The Ramada Inn, 1200 Southeast U.S. 1, Stuart. Karaoke with Permanent Affair 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. (772) 287-6917.
Oasis Café: 6208 South East U.S. 1, Stuart, Outlaw Karaoke 9:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Tuesday. (772) 220-1565.
Pineapple Republic Grill, 1897 N.E. Jensen Beach Blvd., Jensen Beach, Hi-Note Karaoke 7-11 p.m. (772) 934-6891.
Pop-a-Top Tavern: 802 S.W. Bayshore Blvd., Port St. Lucie. Outlaw Karaoke 7:30-11:30 p.m. Wednesday. (772) 879-9188.
Rebar karaoke madness: Thursday nights, from 9 p.m. - midnight. 8283 S. U.S. 1, Port St. Lucie. Call (772) 340-7777.
Seasick Sam's: 8589 S. Federal Highway, Port St. Lucie, Outlaw Karaoke, 8 p.m.-midnight, Wednesday. (772) 340-1177.
St. Lucie Inn: 2107 N. Old Dixie Highway, Fort Pierce, Dan the Man Karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesday. (772) 464-1326.
The Wave Bar and Lounge: 1628 S. Federal Highway, Stuart. Open mic, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. (772) 287-0018.
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