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Posted: 2013 Aug 23 - 06:36

THROUGH AUG. 30

Annual teacher show: Lighthouse Art and Framing Gallery's summer show, featuring the work of two teachers from Indian River Charter High School, Ramayana Baba and Anthony Kopp. August 1-30. Tuesday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The gallery is located at 1875 14th Ave., Vero Beach. For more information, visit www.lighthouseartsandframing.com.

THROUGH SUNDAY, AUG. 25

Sebastian Inlet Bodyboard Pro Contest: Sebastian Inlet State Park, by the North Jetty. The best bodyboarders ride the waves to determine who is Florida's champion. The contest will be held for three days in this five-day window from Wednesday, Aug. 21 through Sunday, Aug. 25. Regular park entry fees apply. The park is located at 9700 S. State Road A1A, Melbourne Beach. For more information about the contest, visit http://www.fbatour.com.

THROUGH SEPT. 28

Art exhibit: "Sacred Spaces: 12th Century English Cathedral Photographs by John Simpson" is on display at the Center for Spiritual Care, 1550 24th Street, Vero Beach, through Sept. 28. Artist's reception will be held Friday, Sept. 6, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Call (772) 567-1233 for information on hours.

FRIDAY, AUG. 23 --

SATURDAY, AUG. 24

The Comedy Zone and Summer Music Series: Riverside Theatre showcases touring comedians on the Waxlax Stage, and music performances under the portico. Scheduled comedians are Frankie Paul and Jodi White. Scheduled musicians are to be announced. Shows begin at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $15. The theater is located at 3250 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach. For more information, call (772) 231-6990 or visit www.riversidetheatre.com.

SATURDAY, AUG. 24

Chili Cook Off to benefit Youth Sailing Foundation: 5 p.m. at the Power Squadron building, 301 Acacia Road, Vero Beach. Cornbread supplied by The Fresh Market, coleslaw, dessert. Bring your own drinks. Tickets are sold at the door; adults are $10 and children (under 12) are $5. People can vote for their favorite chili. There will be prizes for the top three chilis, and a raffle for tickets to comedy club at Riverside Theatre and a gift certificate from Bonefish Grill and for a boat refrigeration or air conditioning inspection by ITR Marine. The Youth Sailing Foundation provides free sailing lessons to Indian River County children. For more information, visit www.ysfirc.org

Indoor Flea Market: The Sebastian Elks Lodge will open the hall to an Indoor Flea Market at 6 a.m. for vendors to set up and open to the public at 8 a.m. There is still some space available and all interested vendors should contact John Reid at (772) 453-4169 or Matt Bagdonas at (347) 545-0629. The price for a 10 x 6 space is $20, the price for a 10 x 10 space is $25, and, if one is needed, $10 for the rental of a table. Vendors who prepay their reservations will get the first tables however walk-in vendors are welcome until the venue is full. There will be a continental breakfast, light lunch, and beverages available for purchase throughout the event. Proceeds of this event will go to Elks charities such as the Children's Therapy Services, the Youth Camp in Umatilla, local scholarships and to support several other youth activities.

'A Christmas Carol' auditions: 10 a.m. at Riverside Children's Theatre, 3280 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach. Open to ages 8 and older. Prepare 16 measures of a musical theatre song and be ready to perform cold readings from the script. Call Riverside Children's Theatre at (772) 234-8052 or visit www.riversidetheatre.com

'The Nutcracker: In Swing Time!' auditions: 10 a.m. at Riverside Children's Theatre, 3280 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach. Open to ages 6 and older; call for specific audition times. Call Riverside Children's Theatre at (772) 234-8052 or visit www.riversidetheatre.com

Marketplace Event: 1-6 p.m. at the Keep Indian River Beautiful Reuse Center at the Indian River Mall, 6200 20th Street, Room 471, Vero Beach. Free. At this indoor farmer's market experience, vendors will be selling orchids, fresh fruit and vegetables, handmade soaps, plants, crafts, vintage furniture and more. KIRB will offer rain barrel workshops and information about the importance of reducing, recycling, rethinking and reusing materials for the good of the environment. Blue rain barrels will be available for $55, while plain barrels to decorate are $65. To register for the rain barrel workshops, call (772) 226-7738. For vendor information, contact Vicki Wild, executive director, at (772) 226-7738 or email keepirbeautiful@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, AUG. 24 -- SUNDAY, AUG. 25

Florida Outdoors Expo: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Indian River County Fairgrounds, 7955 58th Ave., Vero Beach. RV and boat show, gun and knife show, plus demonstrations and vendors related to fishing, hunting, archery, ATVs, diving, camping, hiking, kayaking, more. Gator wrestling and educational animal program provided by Gatorland and autograph signing by John Godwin of 'Duck Dynasty'. Florida Fish & Wildlife Hunter Safety Course. Portion of the proceeds will benefit Indian River County Firefighters' Benevolent Association. Admission is $7 for ages 12 and older; children under 12 are free with a responsible supervising adult. Contact David Dangerfield at (772) 321-5577 or email FloridaOutdoorsExpo@gmail.com if you would like to be a vendor or sponsor.

SUNDAY, AUG. 25

Poetry Open Mic Night: On the fourth Sunday of every month, poets and performers of all ages, novice and experienced, are invited to present original work to a live audience at The Kilted Mermaid. Each month a professional poet will also be scheduled. A 50/50 raffle at the open mic nights raises funds for the Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation, along with the sale of books and other poetry-related merchandise. Laura (Riding) Jackson was one of the preeminent American female poets of the 20th century. The foundation's mission is to preserve her house, now relocated to the Environmental Learning Center and open for public viewing, and to promote literary programs that nurture a passion for the written word, including teen and adult writing workshops. For more information about the organization, call (772) 569-6718 or visit www.LauraRidingJackson.com.

TUESDAY, AUG. 27

IRSC Performing Arts Academy Open House: 4-6 p.m. Find out about instruction in music, art and dance for children and teens (3-17). Programs offered include youth musical theatre, music lessons, group music and vocal classes, visual arts, and theatre workshops. Programs fill quickly, and there is a one-time registration fee of $25 for the Performing Arts Academy. Open house will be held in McAlpin Fine Arts Center lobby, IRSC Main Campus, 3209 Virginia Ave., Fort Pierce. For more information, call (866) 792-4772 or www.irsc.edu.

FRIDAY, AUG. 30

Back to School bash: 6-9 p.m., Main Street Vero Beach's Downtown Friday celebration of school days, along 14th Avenue. Featured charity is the Education Foundation of Indian River County. Tailgate before the big Vero Beach High School vs. Sebastian River High School game at the Citrus Bowl, wearing your school's colors, wherever your alma mater was. Collins & Company, a classic rock band that features music from the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s, will be the featured band. Street merchants, food vendors, interesting performers at the band breaks, drinks, prizes, dancing, more. For more information, visit www.mainstreetverobeach.org.

SATURDAY, AUG. 31

Mulligan's Skim Jam: Sixth annual skimboarding contest at Mulligan's Grill & Raw Bar, 1025 Beachland Blvd., Vero Beach. A benefit for the Vero Beach Lifeguard Association. Entries will be accepted on the morning of the contest through 8:30 a.m. Check-in is at 8 a.m., mandatory meeting at 8:30 a.m. Contest starts at 9 a.m. Four divisions for all ages - beginner, intermediate, advanced and professional. Entry fee is $20 for amateurs, $50 for pro. For more information or to download entry form, visit www.epic-sessions.com.

James Broxton and 'The Essence of Sound' Along with the 'Category Four Band.' 6-8 p.m., Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center, 1707 16th Street, Vero Beach. Tickets can be purchased through the box office at (772) 564-5497 or email vbhstickets@gmail.com.

Sunset Saturday Night: 6:30-9:30 p.m., free concert at Humiston Park, sponsored by the OceanSide Business Association. Music by Robert Harris. Theme is celebrating Labor Day, and the charity focused on is Indian River Youth Guidance.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 5

"Enjoy Life, Choose Laughter:" 10:30-11:30 a.m., North Indian River County Library, 1001 Sebastian Blvd. (CR 512), Sebastian. For more information, call Lynn Walsh at (772) 589-1355 or visit www.sebastianlibrary.com

Fabulous Film Finds: 3 p.m. at the North Indian River County Library, 1001 Sebastian Blvd. (County Road 512). An exotic drama from 1941 starring Gene Tierney and Victor Mature, set in Shanghai. Free viewing and discussion. Call (772) 589-1355 for more information or visit www.sebastianlibrary.com.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 6

First Friday Art Walk: 5-8 p.m. in the galleries and downtown arts district of Vero Beach, 14th Avenue from 18th Street to 22nd Street.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 6 --

SATURDAY, SEPT. 7

The Comedy Zone and Summer Music Series: Riverside Theatre showcases touring comedians on the Waxlax Stage, and music performances under the portico. Scheduled comedians are Julie Scoggins and Carmen Vallone. Scheduled musicians are Live Bait, on Friday, and Crooked Creek, on Saturday. Shows begin at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for the show only, or $25 for show and food voucher. The theater is located at 3250 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach. For more information, call (772) 231-6990 or visit www.riversidetheatre.com.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 8

Social Justice Film Series: 'A Better Life' will be shown at 7 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1590 27th Ave., Vero Beach. This film about living as an undocumented worker will be followed by a comment and discussion period. Begins the eighth year of the film series. Free and open to the public, no tickets or reservations required. For more information, call (772) 778-5880 or visit www.uufvb.org.

MONDAY, SEPT. 9

Quarter Auction in Sebastian: 6 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Post 189 located at 807 Louisiana Ave., Sebastian. Featuring Avon, Barbs Trove Jewelry, Cookie Lee, Cruise Planners Gloss Salon & Spa, Herbalife, Lemon Grass Spa, Mary Kay, Miche Bags, Origami Owl, Our Hearts Designs, Pampered Chef, Seacoast National Bank, Sweet Creations, Talk of the Town, Thirty One, Tupperware, Whimsical Designs, and more vendors, auctioning off lots of items for mere quarters. This month supports SOS Cookies sending a taste of home for the Troops. They need cookie mix, trail mix, aluminum sheets, bubble wrap, hot chocolate mix packages, water flavor packages, nutrition bars, M&M individual size packages. Join us for a night of fun, prizes, good friends and refreshments. Multiple raffles, 50/50. Don't forget your quarters. Must be 18 years or older to attend. $2 for an auction paddle ($1 of which will be refunded upon return of your paddle at the end of the auction unless you wish to donate it to the charity). For information contact Mori Serpa, (772) 633-9914 or mori44@aol.com, or Daisy Williams, call (772) 882-7352 or email avondaisy44@aol.com.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 11

Sebastian Community Patriot Day Observance: North Indian River County Veterans are sponsoring the events, to be held at the Veterans Memorial in Riverview Park, beginning at 8:43 a.m. Featuring Bill Prince, Colonel, United States Army Retired, as keynote speaker; along with the St. Peter's Academy Choir, Veterans Color Guards, and members of county and local governments. A wreath laying and veterans salute will be included, and an artifact from Ground Zero will be on display.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 12 -- SUNDAY, SEPT. 22

'Don't Dress for Dinner:' The Vero Beach Theatre Guild presents this fun production set in a French farmhouse. Shows are Wednesday through Sunday at the Theatre Guild, 2020 San Juan Ave., Vero Beach. For times and ticket information, call the box office at (772) 562-8300 or visit www.verobeachtheatreguild.com.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 14

Boating Safety course: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Vero Beach Power Squadron Building, 301 Acacia Road. Learn about navigation rules, boat handling, trailering and life saving equipment. If you were born after Jan. 1, 1988, you can also get your operator's license. Many insurance companies offer discounts if you have a boating course. The course is $35. Register by contacting Larry Lott at (772) 532-6893, email lblott@gmx.com or register online at www.verobeachpowersquadron.com.

First Responder Recognition Dinner: Held at the Charles L. Futch American Legion Post 189, located on Louisiana Avenue in Sebastian. Social hour begins at 4 p.m. Requested donation is $10 per person. Open to the public.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 20

Vietnam Veterans of America to hold Town Hall Meeting: 6:30 p.m., Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens, 2410 S.E. Westmoreland Blvd., Port St. Lucie. Meeting will focus on the birth defects, diseases and learning disabilities affecting the children and grandchildren of Vietnam veterans, as well as methods for educating the public and elected officials about the issues of Vietnam veterans and their families. Hosted by the Vietnam Veterans of America, Florida State Council, in partnership with Florida Veterans Foundation, and VVA Chapter 1041 and Chapter 566. For more information, contact Frank Tidikis at (561) 310-7597.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 21

Half-way to St. Patrick's Day dinner and dance: The EL-DOEs of the Sebastian Elks Lodge will be hosting a traditional corned beef and cabbage dinner. The duo Top Hat, from Sebastian, will perform music to dance and listen to and will perform some Irish music, as well. Dinner, which is $15, will be served at 6 p.m., but come in early and enjoy a cocktail with friends. Tickets are available at the Sebastian Elks lodge, 731 S. Fleming Street, Sebastian. For more information, call (772) 589-1516.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 28

Spaghetti Dinner benefit: 5:30-8 p.m., Gifford Youth Activity Center, 4875 43rd Ave., Vero Beach. Spotlight is on domestic violence in this benefit for the Indian River County Citizens Advisory Support Group in their fight against abusive behavior. Food, live entertainment, raffle prizes, testimonials, more. Guest speakers include a State Attorney's office representative, Indian River County Sheriff's Office Victim's Assistance Coordinator, and a Sheriff's Office forensics representative. Public, ages 16 and over, is welcome. Semi-formal attire requested. Tickets are $10 each. To purchase a ticket or make a donation, call Freddie Woolfork at (772) 794-1005, Ext. 234, or Deidra Ausby at (772) 563-3045, or email irccasgroup@yahoo.com.

ONGOING EVENTS

Third Thursday dances: 7-10 p.m. on the third Thursday each month, all year, at Vero's Heritage Center, 2140 14th Ave. Sponsored by USA Dance. General fee is $10 per person. Singles, couples, all levels of dance ability welcome, with dressy/casual attire. Different popular ballroom dance style and theme each month. Group class with a professional instructor starts at 7 p.m.; social dancing follows. For more information, visit www.verodance.org.

Barefoot Bay Drifters Grief Support Group: VITAS Innovative Care offers a free grief support group in Barefoot Bay. Public is welcome. The group meets on first and third Wednesdays each month, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at Joe's Club South, 7951 Ron Beatty Blvd., Micco. For more information, call the VITAS Barefoot Bay office at (772) 664-1557.

PFLAG of Vero Beach, Inc. meets the second Monday and fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm. Meetings are held at Unity Church, 950 43rd Ave. Vero Beach. For more information, call (772) 778-9835.

Sebastian Area Historical Museum is dedicated to preserving and display the history of the Sebastian area with exhibits and artifacts from the Ais Indians, Pelican Island, Clothing, Family Life, Quilts, Fishing, Agriculture, and Early Transportation. The museum is located at 1235 Main Street, City Hall Complex, Sebastian, and is open Tuesday thru Thursday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturdays, during the summer, from 1 p.m. to 4. Admission is free and the reference library is open by appointment. Call (772) 581-1380.

Friends After Diagnosis breast cancer support group: Two groups meet at Indian River Medical Center, 1000 36th Street, Vero Beach. One meets on the third Saturday of each month, from 10-11 a.m., in the executive dining room off the cafeteria. The other meets on the second and fourth Monday of each month, from 2-3:30 p.m. in the Cancer Center. Anyone who is a survivor, caretaker, friend or family member who has been touched by breast cancer is welcome to attend. For more information, contact Lin Reading at (772) 978-9392 or email linreading@bellsouth.net.

Turtle Walks: Advance registration required. Turtle walks are limited to 20 guests each, and are conducted in June and July on Fridays through Wednesdays at 9 p.m. at the Sebastian Fishing Museum on the south side of the Sebastian Inlet Bridge. Each program begins with a PowerPoint presentation at 9 p.m.; please arrive a few minutes early. If authorized scouts find turtles, the group will go directly to that location after the presentation. If not, around 10 p.m., the whole group will go to the beach with guides and walk up to 3 miles to look for nesting sea turtles. Participants must be in fair physical condition. No flash photography is permitted. Flashlights are not to be used on the beach, but may be used while crossing dunes to begin and end the walk. No water or restrooms available during the walk. Wear comfortable walking shoes or sneakers and insect repellent; long sleeves and pants are suggested. Each program may end as late as 1 a.m. Seeing sea turtles is not guaranteed, but it's common. Contact the Sebastian Fishing Museum, (772) 388-2750.

Spark of Divine Learning and Healing Center holds monthly meetings, workshops and classes including yoga, a drum circle, tarot reading and more. For more information, costs and a schedule, call (772) 257-6499 or visit www.meetup.com/spark-of-divine-spirit-unity-reiki-unconditional-love/events/calendar.

Garden walk with country care roses, weekends from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 14070 109th St., Fellsmere. For more information, call (772) 559-5036.

Vero Beach Elks Lodge sends cookies to soldiers: Homemade or store-bought cookies may be dropped off at 10 a.m. on the third Thursday of every month. Money donations for shipping costs are also appreciated. Bring cookies to Vero Beach Elks Lodge 1774, 1350 26th St. Vero Beach.

Friday farmer's market in downtown Vero Beach. For more information, call (772) 581-2746.

Men's singles tennis pyramid: Play runs from 6-8 p.m. every Thursday at the Riverside Racquet Complex, 350 Dahlia Lane, Vero Beach. This is an adult league for ages 18 and older; men's levels of 3.5/4.0. The fees are $2 per week for members and $5 per week for non-members (plus $1 light fee per hour when applicable). Participants must check inside the pro shop with the attendant on duty and pay before going to the courts. Players must register weekly by sending an email to Brian Orzel, singles pyramid coordinator at orzelbp@gmail.com by noon on Thursdays. A maximum of 14 players will be accepted for these pyramid or ladder format sets against three different opponents. For more information contact Gaby Dwyer, tennis supervisor, at (772) 231-4787 or contact Brian Orzel at (772) 538-0465.

Sunset Saturday night cruises: Oceanside Business Association of Vero Beach's sunset Saturday cruises on the second Saturday of the month located on the corner of Ocean Drive and Dahlia Lane. For more information, visit www.VeroBeachOBA.com.

Sunset at the plaza sponsored by Mulligan's Beach House will have arts, crafts, live music, kids eat free and more every Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at the Vero Beach Mulligan's, 1025 Beachland Blvd., Vero Beach.

Indian River Civic Association and the Florida Irish-American Society are conducting a food drive to benefit a local Veteran's Group Home. Every Wednesday at noon the Irish Club, located at 1314 20th Street in Vero Beach, invites the public for a home-made lunch and dessert while listening to the big band sound of a local senior musical group. All ages are invited, and the cost is $7, no reservation required. Please bring a non-perishable food item. Every month the IRCA distributes this food, along with fresh meat to the veterans. For more information, call (772) 913-1196 or (772) 569-1460.

Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge: Call the refuge at (772) 562-3909, Ext. 275, or visit fws.gov/pelicanisland/events

Italian-American War Veterans, Post No.3 and Women's Auxiliary, located at 2500 15th Ave., Vero Beach, holds business meetings at 7 p.m., on the second Wednesday of each month. Social meetings are held at 6 p.m., on the fourth Wednesday of the month. New members welcome. For information, call (772) 231-5673 or (772) 770-2558.

Vero Beach Railroad Station in downtown Vero Beach was originally built in 1903. It is on the National Register of Historic Places, and is open Tuesday from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m., and Wednesday through Friday from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Visitors can tour the exhibit center and get a glimpse of local history from prehistoric times through World War II. There is a model train display that offers panoramic views of historical sites in Indian River County. The railroad station is located at 2336 14th Ave., Vero Beach. For more information, call (772) 778-3435.

Indian River County Historical Society preserves the artifacts, sites and structures related to Indian River County heritage and offers maps and directions to sites of historic interest throughout the county. The society is housed in a 1903 Vero Beach Train Station, located at 2336 14th Ave., Vero Beach, and is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. For more information, call (772) 778-3435.

The Heritage Bluegrass Band performs every Tuesday night, from 7:30-10 p.m. There is no admission charge and donations are appreciated. Light refreshments are available. The Heritage Center is located at 2140 14th Ave., Vero Beach.

Guided kayak tours: Visitors paddle along the Indian River Lagoon and enjoy nature at its tropical best. Experience the thrill of close encounters with dolphins, manatees and exotic birds. The guide is a master naturalist and U.S. Coast Guard captain. Cost is $47 each for a 2-1/2 hour tour. Reservations are required. Space is limited to 12 participants. For more information call (772) 234-3436.

Indian River Citrus Museum tells the story and preserves the artifacts, photographs and memorabilia of the pioneers who established the most distinguished citrus fruit in the world. Open Tuesday through Friday 10 a.m.-4 p.m., in the Heritage Center, 2140 14th Ave., Vero Beach. For more information call (772) 770-2263.

McKee Botanical Garden is an 18-acre botanical garden listed on the National Register of Historic Places and endorsed by the Garden Conservancy. This Florida hammock offers a diverse botanical collection, as well as several restored architectural treasures, the hall of giants and Spanish kitchen. Self-guided tours are available Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Sunday from noon-5 p.m. It is closed Mondays and major holidays. Admission is $9 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for children. It is located at 350 U.S. 1, Vero Beach. It also has a gift shop, library and café. For more information, call (772) 794-0601 or www.mckeegarden.org.

McLarty Treasure Museum features treasures discovered from ancient Spanish ships wrecked in 1715, off of Indian River County's coast. Open seven days a week from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission is $1 for ages 6 and older. Located at 13180 A1A, Vero Beach, north of County Road 510. For more information, call (772) 589-2147.

Environmental Learning Center: An elevated boardwalk creates a trail through a mangrove forest, butterfly garden, native plant garden, wet labs and more. Also there are canoe tours, workshops and other activities. It's open daily, with one-hour tours offered throughout the week. There is no admission charge. Visitors can also see the Florida cracker-style home of poet Laura Riding Jackson on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon. The center is located at 255 Live Oak Drive, Vero Beach, south of the Wabasso Bridge. For more information call (772) 589-5050 or visit www.elcweb.org.

ORCA: Enjoy the Oslo Riverfront Conservation Area, 350 acres along the Indian River Lagoon in southern Indian River County. The trail system takes you through a variety of distinct natural communities. A canopy of live oaks, orchids, wild coffee bushes, mangrove wetlands and wildlife are part of the experience. There is a bird watching observation platform and tower and the "awesome pine," the largest slash pine tree in the world. Park is open daily from dawn to dusk, with weekly and monthly guided nature walks. There is no admission charge. For more information, call (772) 778-7200, Ext. 173.

St. Sebastian River buffer preserve: Hiking, jogging, walking and nature study are permitted throughout the preserve, except in areas posted as closed or restricted. Access point is off County Road 512, just west of Sebastian Middle School. The preserve is open for daily use only, except for overnight camping by permit. Horseback riding is allowed on Wednesday. Contact the preserve office to make camping reservations and obtain a permit at (321) 953-5004.

Environmental viewing area gives a close-up view of manatees and other wildlife during the winter months. Limited parking is available; see signage. It is west of the Vero Beach Municipal Power Plant on Indian River Boulevard, near the 17th Street Bridge, in Vero Beach.

ART GALLERIES

Artists Guild Gallery, 1974 14th Ave., Vero Beach. Call (772) 299-1234 or visit www.artistsguildgalleryverobeach.com.

The Gallery at Windsor, 10680 Belvedere Square, Vero Beach. By appointment only. (772) 388-4071.

Gallery 14, 1911 14th Ave., Vero Beach. (772) 562-5525.

The Laughing Dog Gallery, 2910 Cardinal Drive, Vero Beach. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. (772) 234-6711

Tiger Lily Art Studios and Gallery, 1903 14th Ave., Vero Beach. (772) 778-3443.

Vero Beach Museum of Art features exhibitions of international, national and state importance are shown throughout the year in four galleries. The museum also houses a gift shop store and is the largest teaching museum school in Florida. It is located at 3001 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach. For more information, call (772) 231-0707

BARS AND CLUBS

Capt. Hiram's Resort, 1580 U.S. 1, Sebastian. For a look at the full entertainment lineup, visit www.hirams.com. (772) 589-4345

Earl's Hideaway Lounge and Tiki Bar, 1405 Indian River Drive, Sebastian. Live Delta Blues music Tuesday nights by Ernie Southern. (772) 589-5700, (772) 388-2597 or www.earlshideaway.com.

J.J. Manning's Irish Pub, Wednesday night, wine and bingo night at 7 p.m.; Thursday, pub quiz night at 7 p.m. 740 S. Fleming St., Sebastian. (772) 589-1238. www.jjmanningirishpub.com

Kelley's Irish Pub, 484 21st St., B, Vero Beach, Friday night sing-along in the piano bar. (772) 567-3838.

Kilted Mermaid,1937 Old Dixie Highway Vero Beach. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 5 p.m.-1 a.m. Wednesday, open mic jam session; Thursday, trivia with Jason; Friday, live music; Saturday, live music. Call (772) 569-5533.

Long Branch Saloon, 2199 Seventh Ave., Vero Beach. (772) 569-4075.

Marsh Landing, 44 N. Broadway St., Fellsmere: Bluegrass jam every Thursday night from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call for other entertainment schedules. (772) 571-8622.

Riverside Cafe, 1 Beachland Blvd., Vero Beach, Live entertainment. (772) 234-5550.

Tropical Inn Resort LGBT Brevard's Premier Gay & Lesbian Resort. Friday's female impersonator show; $15 includes two drinks. Seating starts at 8 p.m. Show starts at 9 p.m. Call for reservations. Saturday's Tiki Bar Poolside 2-10 p.m. Live performances and DJ JAM Masters. Sunday's, tiki bar poolside noon-10 p.m. T-dance, 4-8 p.m. Live performances and DJ JAM Master. The resort is located at 4700 Dixie Highway N.E. Palm Bay. For more information, call (321) 951-0350.

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