Area Video
Vero Beach Vero Beach Vero Beach Vero Beach Vero Beach Vero Beach

Sport and Recreation Activities in Vero Beach, Sebastian and Indian River County

Swimming, fishing, boating, surfing, scuba or sky diving are only a few of the recreational opportunities available to you in Indian River County. There are 19 private and public golf courses convenient to every community. Like tennis? There are numerous public tennis courts through out the county as well as private tennis clubs and housing developments built around tennis. Need More? Try our hiking and biking trails, riverside camping and seaside picnic facilities all available to you year-round.

Things To Do > Recreation and Sports

35 listings found - displayed in random order


Orchid Island Bikes & Kayaks
8
Year Member
1175 Commerce Ave.
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Map | Email | Visit Website | More Info

Phone: 772-299-1286

Whether you're visiting the Vero Beach area, live here seasonally or year round, Orchid Island Bikes & Kayaks is ready to help you enjoy this tropical paradise. Located just off US Hwy 1 behind Staple's they are the Premier Rental and Sales Center for Bicycles, Kayaks, Beach Gear, and more!

North County Aquatics Center
9450 95th Street
CR 512
Sebastian, FL 32958

Map | Visit Website

Phone: (772) 581-7665

The North County Aquatic Center is a family oriented public pool. The pool is heated and open year round. We feature an activity pool, a competition pool, with a diving well and changing facilities. Our activity pool is zero depth for easy entry for all ages. The activity pool has slides, water cannons, bubblers, a water tree and a huge water play structure. The competition pool has almost 1 million gallons of water. We have up to 24 lanes for lap swimming at 25 yards. Our diving well has one meter and three meter diving boards.

Indian River Club
1
Year Member
800 Carolina Circle SW
Vero Beach, FL 32962

Map | Email | Visit Website

Toll-Free: (800) 575-0005
Phone: (772) 770-0757
Fax: (772) 770-1091

World class golf in a setting of casual elegance. Friendliest, finest, private club. A course both challenging and fair to players of any caliber. Plush tees and fairways with perfectly manicured greens surrounded with tall Carolina pines. Large canopying oaks, scrub jay preserves and rolling hills compliment this award winning private course. The third course in the world to be honored with Audubon International's coveted "Signature Sanctuary" designation.

City of Sebastian Skate Facility
1121 Barber St.
Sebastian, FL 32958

Map | More Info

Phone: 772-581-2630

The City of Sebastian Skate Facility is owned and operated by the City of Sebastian. The street course skating area is 7,700 sq. ft. Only skateboards, in-line skates and quad skates, can be used at the facility. A signed, notorized or verified waiver must be on file. Proper identification is required.

Riverside Theatre
3250 Riverside Park Drive
Vero Beach, FL 32963

Map | Email | Visit Website | More Info

Phone: 772-231-5860
Fax: 772-234-5298

All of Riverside Theatre's events are produced in-house using The Acting Company's staff. Under the direction of Artistic Director Allen D. Cornell, sets, props, lights and costumes are designed and built on-site. Actors, designers and directors from New York and other areas of the country are brought in for two and a half weeks of rehearsals and up to four weeks of performances.

Island View Marina
1
Year Member
6097 US Highway 1
Grant, FL 32949

Map | Email

Phone: 321 338-5227

Boat Lifts & Wet Slip Rentals - Live Bait, Frozen Bait, Fishing Tackle - Boat Rental - Cold Beer & Wine - Snacks & Ice

Stumpknocker Tours, Inc.
7
Year Member
P.O. Box 6700
Vero Beach, FL 32961

Email | Visit Website | More Info

Phone: 772-778-9654

Voted "Best Eco Tour on the Treasure Coast for 2014", Stumpknocker Airboat Tours offers the most educational, exciting, humorous, and informative tour on the beautiful, pristine headwaters of the St. John's River. Capt. Steve Hayes is the only Certified Florida Master Naturalist through the University of Florida that provides these tours, established in 1988, and one of the most popular attractions on the Treasure Coast, hence "THE GRANDDADDY OF 'EM ALL". Bring a camera and let's create some memories. It is fun, entertaining, and educational for all ages.

Florida Archery Coach
1141 18th Place
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Map | Email | Visit Website

Phone: 772 617-2405

Florida Archery Coach is a family friendly shooting center in downtown Vero Beach. Have a couple of hours or a couple of days? Our USA Archery certified instructors will show you how to shoot on our safe, air-conditioned, indoor range. Just bring yourselves because we provide all equipment and instruction. Visit our website to learn more.

Capt. Bob's Airboat Adventure Tours
8
Year Member
Vero Beach, FL
Email | Visit Website | More Info

Cell: 772-633-7849

Visit the Marshlands of Indian River County with Capt. Bob. The Original Talking Tour, Capt. Bob gives you more than a ride, he gives you a Tour. His informative explanation of birds, plants, fish, alligators and local area are unforgettable. Enjoy Capt. Bob's new 2010 custom Diamondback Airboat, with seating for 10 customers. With the tallest front seat of any tour boat, and 12' offset between rows everyone has a great stadium view. Give Capt. Bob a call for the most talked about tour on the water. "The Difference is in the Tour"

Sandridge Golf Club
7
Year Member
5300 73rd Street
Vero Beach, FL 32967

Map | Email | Visit Website

Phone: 772-770-5003
Fax: 772-770-5109

Both 18 hole championship layouts were Designed by Ron Garl, who was awarded 'Golf Designer of the Year' by the International Network of Golf. Sandridge Golf Club is recognized as one of the finest golf facilities open to the public in the state of Florida. It has been Rated Four-and-a-Half Stars by Golf Digest for the fourth year in a row on their annual "Places to Play" listing. The Dunes and The Lakes Courses both offer Championship golf to all levels of play.

Gifford Aquatics Center
4895 43rd Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32967

Map | More Info

Phone: 772-770-5312

Gifford Aquatics Center features a large 100´ x 75´ pool and a ´Sprayground´ for kids. The pool is ´zero´ entry, meaning you can walk in gradually from one end (just like an ocean beach only no waves or rip tides!). This makes it easy to introduce water to the kids, teach swimming, and accommodate those in wheelchairs, which can roll right into the water! The 178,000-gallon pool has a capacity for 149 swimmers.

Capt. Christy Lenz
7
Year Member
Sebastian, FL
Email | Visit Website | More Info | Facebook

Cell: 772-633-0987

Christy, who has lived in Indian River County all her life, still discovers something new on every tour. 'You never know what you'll see,' she says, 'but Mother Nature will always surprise and delight you. You'll enjoy Beautiful Tropical Foliage, Flowers, Birds, and other Wildlife. Dolphins are a sure bet! Often we'll see Manatees and sometimes Alligators!'

About Kayaks
2
Year Member
25 Airport Dr. West
Sebastian, FL 32958

Map | Email | Visit Website

Phone: 772 589-3469

About Kayaks is located on the beautiful St. Sebastian River, one of Florida's last remaining Natural Rivers. We specialize in three hour self guided tours of the river which abounds in wildlife including the gentle giant, the Manatee. The trip is all downstream and we supply the kayaks, paddles, life vests and instruction. As one of Florida's last remaining natural rivers your three hour self guided tour will be an adventure to last a lifetime. Mention this ad to receive 5$ off your trip

River Explorer
2
Year Member
3341 Bridge Plaza Drive
(under the Barber Bridge)
Vero Beach, FL 32963

Map | Email | Visit Website

River Cruises and Eco-Tours Daily

Cell: 772 766-2628

Join us for an Amazing Adventure; see Dolphins, Manatees, Pelicans and all the wildlife found on the beautiful Indian River Lagoon, America's most diverse estuary. Enjoy an informative tour of the waterways as well as a behind the scenes look at the elegant mansions along the river. Click on the website link for more information then call to make your reservations. Don't forget your camera!

St. Lucie County Aquarium
420 Seaway Drive
Ft. Pierce, FL 34949

Map | Email | Visit Website | More Info

Phone: 772-465-3271
Fax: 772-465-3237

Even though the IRL is an everyday sight for many of us, few have ever experienced the unsurpassed biological diversity that lies below these waters. The Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, located inside the St. Lucie County Marine Center, provides a window into this underwater world. Make no mistake, we are not a typical public aquarium. Our focus is on displaying ecosystems as complex communities of organisms interacting in their environment. At the Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, visitors can explore six different Florida marine habitats and learn about the complexity and importance of marine ecosystems. With the help of our dynamic displays we strive to provide the public with a better understanding of the fragile marine ecosystems of the IRL and surrounding area and the impact humans are having on these fragile environments.

Indian River Soccer Association
P.O. Box 650611
Vero Beach, FL 32965

Visit Website

Phone: 772-562-6370
Cell: 772-633-9198
Fax: 772-770-3392

IRSA was founded in 1986 by a small but dedicated group of soccer enthusiasts. Their mission was to create an entirely inclusive athletic association that offered any child the opportunity to play soccer for fun. That first season included 45 players of all ages and 4 coaches. Today, IRSA serves over 1000 children annually, with two 8-Week seasons, rostering over 80 teams for children aged 4-18.

Riverside Racquet Complex
350 Dahlia Lane
Vero Beach, FL 32963

Map | Visit Website | More Info

Phone: 772-231-4787

The award winning Riverside Racquet Complex is affiliated with the Vero Beach/ Indian River County Recreation Department. The complex features ten hard court (six lighted), two enclosed, lighted racquetball courts, a lighted practice wall, and Pro Shop. Open to the public.

Skate Factory - Family Entertainment Center
2
Year Member
485 27th Ave. SW
Vero Beach, FL 32968

Map | Email | Visit Website

Phone: 772 794-3373

The Skate Factory of Vero is #1 for family skating fun. Open daily for public skating and birthday parties. We have the best arcade and redemption games in town along with a snack bar serving fresh made pizza & more. Learn to Skate Classes, Roller Hockey Leagues, Speed Skating Team & Womens Roller Derby are available to join.

City of Vero Beach Recreation  Department
3705 16th ST
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Map | Email | Visit Website | More Info

Phone: 772-770-6500
Fax: 772-770-1854

Our goal is to provide a Safe, Secure and Fun Environment with supervision. Camps offer opportunity for youth to make new friends and spend their summer participating in recreational and educational programs. Two camps will be offered at Leisure Square; Sports/Aquatics Camp & Aerial Antics Youth Circus Camp. Both camps are 9 weeks long.

Royal Palm Pointe Park
2 Royal Palm Pointe
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Map | More Info

Phone: 772 567-2144

Royale Palm Pointe off Indian River Boulevard in Vero Beach opened to an exuberant crowd of 8,000 in February 2001 and has been drawing 300 to 600 people every day since.

Riverside Children's Theatre
3280 Riverside Park Dr.
Vero Beach, FL 32963

Map | Email | Visit Website

Phone: 772 234-8052
Fax: 772 234-4407

Riverside Children's Theatre is the youth oriented educational arm of the non-profit Riverside Theatre, Inc. The largest youth theatre in the state of Florida operating in its own facility, RCT provides after school and summer programming and performance opportunities for local youth. An active outreach and scholarship program seeks to involve all the children in Indian River County no matter their circumstances, assisting them in developing confidence, discipline and self esteem. Refer to the theatre website for a full listing of performances and classes.

Wabasso Beach Shop
2
Year Member
4880 87th St.
(next to Burger King, US#1 Wabasso)
Sebastian, FL 32958

Map | Email | Visit Website

Phone: 772 388-4077

Open 7 days a week. Everything for fun in the sun. Beach side quality at mainland prices. Indian River's largest selection of sea shells, jewelry, wind chimes and ocean novelties. Beach, swim and resort wear for ladies and gentlemen as well as juniors and children. 100's of Vero Beach and Sebastian printed souvenir zip up and pull over hoodie's, sweats, t-shirts and hats / visors. As well as, Salt Life and Calcutta brands of shirts, caps, visors, and sunglasses. Bull Frog and Panama Jack sun care products, polarized and fashion sunglasses. UPF50+ sun and rash protection water shirts. Cobian and Telic (made in America) sandals are 100% guaranteed forever, and Teva hiking water shoes. Booties, socks, gloves, beanies, hats, cold water neoprene wetsuits, jackets, pants, shorts and much more. Sales and rentals of surfboards, stand up paddle boards, boogie boards, skim boards, wetsuits, beach chairs and umbrellas. Stop by, you'll Love our shop. VISIT OUR WEBSITE BY CLICKING THE LINK ABOVE.

Indian River Symphonic Association
P.O. Box 2801
Vero Beach, FL 32961

Map | Email | Visit Website

Phone: 772-778-1070

The Indian River Symphonic Association has been bringing quality symphonic music to Vero Beach since 1993. In a typical season seven concerts are presented, including performances by such renowned orchestras as the Royal Philharmonic, the Russian National Orchestra, the German State Philharmonic, the Buffalo Symphony and the Pittsburgh Symphony, to name just a few. All concerts are performed at the Community Church of Vero Beach and begin at 7:30 PM. For the concert schedule for the coming season, please click on our website link.

Gator Bait Airboat Adventures
2
Year Member
Vero Beach, FL
Map | Email | Visit Website

Phone: 772 766-2629

VERO BEACH'S "PREMIER" AIRBOAT ADVENTURE TOUR! Gator Bait is the fun, informative, and interactive tour. Our mission statement is to ensure all guests have a wonderful time experiencing the beauty of the marsh and it's exquisite wildlife. WE GUARANTEE ALLIGATOR SIGHTINGS on our brand new custom built Floral City airboat equipped with state of the art helicopter talk around headsets. "See it with a Real Florida Native"

Tropical Kayak Tours
9
Year Member
Vero Beach, FL
Email | Visit Website | More Info

Phone: 772-778-3044
Fax: 772-567-0522

Tropical Kayak Tours is the local expert for kayaking the Indian River Lagoon, Blue Cypress Lake and St. Sebastian River. Tours are offered daily. Enjoy the top notch service those "in the know" have come to appreciate from our knowledgeable and friendly guides. Experience the beautiful scenery and wide array of wildlife in and around our local waters. Reservation required.

Vero Beach Choral Society, Inc.
PO Box 7
Vero Beach, FL 32961

Email | Visit Website | More Info

Phone: 772-494-5011

The Vero Beach Choral Society joyfully shares a diversity of classical and contemporary choral music with the larger community through exceptional performance and support of promising musical artists.

Historic Dodgertown
3901 26th St.
Mailing: PO Box 2887 Vero Beach, FL. 32961
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Map | Email | Visit Website | More Info | Facebook

Phone: 772 569-4900

Historic Dodgertown is a multi-sport, 79-acre complex on Florida's Treasure Coast managed by former Dodger owner Peter O'Malley. O'Malley, whose family developed and expanded the site formerly known as "Dodgertown" for nearly 50 years, partnered with his sister Terry O'Malley Seidler, Chan Ho Park and Hideo Nomo. The home of Dodger Spring Trainings from 1948-2008, it is now an all-inclusive facility, owned by Indian River County. Teams of all ages train, play, dine and stay together in on-site villas. It's the perfect location for tournaments, camps, schools, business conferences and seminars.

Art Galleries and Museums

More Info

Vero Beach was named one of 'The 100 Best Art Towns in America.' Numerous Art Galleries and museums can be found throughout the Vero Beach/Sebastian area. Local Museums and Galleries feature the works of local, regional, national and international artists in a myriad of mediums, subjects and styles; including jewelry, fiber art, basketry, photography, pottery, raku, artglass, fine art prints, and plenty of the eclectic for those who dare to love the far-out! Click on the 'More Info' link to learn more.

Boating License Exam

Visit Website

If you hear someone say that you need a Florida Boating License or a Florida Boat License to operate your boat, what they really mean is that you need the Florida State Boater Education Card. You can get the Education Card by taking the course by clicking on the 'Visit Website' link above. This boating safety course has been approved by the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission and allows you to obtain your Official Florida Boater Card online. The course can be studied at any time, free of charge -- you only pay once you have passed the course and wish to get certified.

Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute
5600 US 1 North
Ft. Pierce, FL 34946

Map | Visit Website | More Info

Phone: 772 465-2400

For over four decades the shared vision of founder J. Seward Johnson, Sr. and inventor Edwin Link to explore, protect and wisely use the oceans’ resources shaped the work at Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute. Today, articulated as Ocean Science for a Better World™, this same vision drives over 140 Harbor Branch Oceanographic scientists, engineers and support staff to be leaders in ocean-related innovation, exploration, research, education and conservation.

Hawk's Nest Golf Club
3
Year Member
6005 Old Dixie Hwy
Vero Beach, FL 32967

Map | Email | Visit Website

Phone: 772 569-9402
Fax: 772 569-9428

Designed by renowned golf course architect Jim Fazio, Hawk's Nest was carved from a heavily wooded sand ridge. This unique feature gives the course one of the highest elevations in southeast Florida - up to 50 feet above sea level. The undulating terrain and dramatic contours offer golfers spectacular views and an experience enjoyed by all golfing abilities.

Vero Beach Opera
49 Royal Palm Pointe
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Map | Visit Website

Phone: 772-569-6993

Under the direction of Roman Ortega-Cowan, Artistic Director, the Vero Beach Opera will present three operatic concerts which include Metropolitan Opera Stars Deborah Voigt and Susan Neves, as well as a full opera MADAMA BUTTERFLY in cooperation with the Orlando Opera.

Laura Riding Jackson Home
255 Live Oak Drive
Vero Beach, FL 32963

Map

Phone: 772-589-6711

Indian River County Recreation Department
1800 27th Street
2nd Floor
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Map | Visit Website | More Info

Phone: 772-567-8000

The Indian River County Recreation Department provides and operates recreational programs and facilities for the use of County residents and visitors of all age groups. In addition, trained, certified water safety personnel are provided at County beaches.

Manatee Observation and Education Center
480 N. Indian River Drive
Ft. Pierce, FL 34950

Map | Email | Visit Website

Phone: (772) 466-1600 ext. 3071
Fax: (772) 460-6509

The Manatee Observation and Education Center is a waterfront wildlife observation and nature education center located on Florida's east coast in downtown Fort Pierce. The endangered Florida manatee, also called sea cow, is the main attraction. Manatees can be viewed at the Center year-round! Stand along the covered observation walkway or climb the second story observation tower to see Florida's "Gentle Giants" resting or playing in Moore's Creek. These are wild, not captive manatees, so one never knows when they might swim by.


VeroBeach.com Vero Beach FL 32967
Tel. (772) 231-8441 Fax. (772) 388-0455

  © Copyright 2014