The city boasts a thriving cultural arts community with a packed calendar of performances, concerts and exhibitions taking place throughout the season. Since the early part of the century, the area continues to attract artists, writers, poets, and others who are passionate about the arts.
Vero Beach is highly accessible by plane. Melbourne, Orlando and Palm Beach are the nearest international airports. Private planes can fly into Vero Beach Airport, which is only a 15-minute drive from Windsor.
Explore Area Attractions and Places of Interest
Founded to preserve and interpret the home of poet Laura (Riding) Jackson and promote literary programs that nurture passion for the written word. Located on the grounds of the Environmental Learning Center.
Educational, studio art and humanities programs; exhibitions; and collections of important American and international works of art.
Professional works from Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Regional Theatres are presented with an adjacent Children’s Theatre and popular Distinguished Lecture
Community theater at its finest with mainstage productions, numerous workshops and events for adults and children.
The 800-seat center offers a Celebrated Speakers Series, free Florida Humanities programs and an impressive roster of comedy and music primarily for adults.
Performances by the professional resident company, the presentation of reputable national and international dance artists, and educational and community outreach programs for chidlren and adults. Main performing venue is the Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center.
A world–class performing arts organization dedicated to presenting performances of both orchestral and chamber music. Performing venue is the Waxlax Center for the Performing Arts.
Continuing the tradition of bringing the world’s finest orchestras, conductors and soloists to Vero Beach. All concerts are performed at The Community Church of Vero Beach.
Performances of choral music and music education opportunities. All concerts are performed at The Community Church of Vero Beach.
Fully-staged professional opera productions, concerts and international vocal competitions. Main performing venue is the Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center.
Native Florida in a peaceful lagoon setting with beautiful vistas and close-up encounters with wildlife and native plants.
A preserved tropical hammock, McKee is a beautiful oasis of streams, ponds and trails of native vegetation and exotic specimens from around the world
Designated to protect habitat for what is the most significant area for loggerhead sea turtle nesting in the Western Hemisphere, and the most significant area for green turtle nesting in North America.
More than 5,400 acres of protected waters and lands and the first designated national wildlife refuge.
The premier saltwater fishing spot on Florida's east coast, this park is a favorite for anglers, surfers and history buffs.