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Out & About
Rating: 2.09 / 5 (11 votes)  
Posted: 2013 Feb 15 - 07:11

SPECIAL EVENTS

THROUGH SATURDAY, 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.

"Chicago," a musical play, will take place 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 McAlpin 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.

Treasures in the Trunk, an antique truck show, will be from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on 2nd St. between Ave. A and Orange Ave. in downtown Fort Pierce. The theme is Mardi Gras. For more information, call (772) 332-3176 or go online to www.treasuresoffortpierce.com

Astronomy open house will be held from 2 p.m. and 9 p.m. at Hallstrom Planetarium, 3209 Virginia Ave. in Fort Pierce. This free event will feature guest speakers, mini-planetarium shows, children's activities and telescope views. For more information, call (772) 462-4750.

The jazz market takes place from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. downtown by the Fort Pierce Library. For more information, call (772) 460-5299 or go online to www.jazzsociety.org.

Taste of New Orleans music and arts festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Veteran's Memorial Park, 600 Indian River Drive in Fort Pierce. Zydeco and blues music, with Creole and Cajun food. For more information, call (772) 985-2083.

SUNDAY, FEB. 17

A Tribute to Satchmo, presented by The Fort Pierce, Jazz & Blues Society and The Sunrise Theatre at 3 p.m. Cost is $35. Optional VIP seating with complimentary hors d'oeuvres and snacks; tickets cost $49 and includes a meet and greet at 1:30 p.m. Cash bar available. Tickets available at the Sunrise Theatre box office or at www.sunrisetheatre.com.

TUESDAY, FEB. 19

Tuesday jazz jam, by the Fort Pierce Jazz and Blues Society, takes place from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Black Box Theatre at the Sunrise Theatre, 117 South 2nd St. in Fort Pierce. Cost is $5. For more information, call (772) 460-5299 or go online to www.jazzsociety.org.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 20

Jazz jam by the Fort Pierce Jazz and Blues Society will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens, 2410 Westmorland Blvd. Cost is $3. For more information, call (772) 460-5299 or go online to www.jazzsociety.org.

THURSDAY, FEB. 21

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.

"This Blue Planet," a lecture by Alexandra Cousteau, will be at 4 p.m. at McAlpin Fine Arts Center, 3209 Virginia Ave. in Fort Pierce. For more information, call (772) 462-4750.

The Port St. Lucie Civic Center Art Gallery will have an art reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 9221 S.E. Civic Center Drive in Port St. Lucie. For more information, call (772) 878-2277.

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

Classic car cruise in will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in downtown Fort Pierce. For more information, call (772) 466-3880.

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. 15

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. 16

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. 17

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. 18

Rinelli's Yellow Tail: Trivia nights at 7 p.m. 101 Second St., Fort Pierce. (772) 466-5474.

TUESDAY, FEB. 19

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. 20

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. 21

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.

ONGOING EVENTS

Community Green Market, every Saturday from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at Port St. Lucie Civic Center. Locally grown vegetables, lots of vendors, music, hot food, pet-friendly. For more information, call (772) 345-3797.

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 tawyner@aceweb.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.

KARAOKE

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.

If you would like your live entertainment listings carried in the "Out and About" section, please email them to newsfp@hometownnewsol.com. The deadline is two Fridays before the performance. For example, if you are having a band on March 15, the deadline is March 1. Email the listings weekly or monthly, if you know who will be appearing that far in advance. This procedure includes all venues providing live entertainment.




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