The weekend weather is starting out to be a beautiful one with temperatures in the high 80s this morning and clear skies. Though the weekend in the Vero Beach area is starting off sunny and quiet, we are expecting thunderstorms (70 percent chance on Saturday) that could impact outdoor activities. Temperatures should remain around 90 degrees throughout the weekend.
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If the expected rain comes through the area, there is still plenty of things to do inside. Check out some of this weekends activities being held in the Vero Beach area.
“High Dynamic Range”
A photography exhibit, “High Dynamic Range,” featuring eight photographers is scheduled to open with a meet and greet session tonight, Aug. 5. The 20 images will be on display at the Island Images Gallery of Hope in Vero Beach and will remain on display through Aug. 24. For more information call 772.643.6994 or visit GalleryofHope.org. The Island Images Gallery of Hope is located at 2036 14th Ave. in Vero Beach.
Taste of Summer
The Taste of Summer event is finally here and will be taking place this weekend at the Isles of Vero Beach. The event features complimentary food, ice cream and live music for all guests. The event kicks off today, Aug. 5, with ice cream fro 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tomorrow, Aug. 6, there will be a veteran’s supper fro 3:30 to 5 p.m. and on Sunday, Aug. 7, there will be a barbeque and live music from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For more information or to make reservations call 772.778.7888.
The Vero Beach Elks Lodge will be hosting a dinner and dance on Saturday, Aug. 6 to help benefit the soldiers overseas in Afghanistan and Iraq. Members of the lodge are working hard to collect and bake cookies for the troops serving overseas and this event is to help fund the shipping costs of more than 29 cartons of cookies. Drinks and cocktails are to begin at 6 p.m. and the chicken dinner will begin at 7 p.m. Music will be provided by The Dynamics from 7 to 10 p.m. Cost for the event is $15 per person. For more information or to make reservations call 772.562.8450. The Vero Beach Elks Lodge is located at 1350 26th Street in Vero Beach.
Space Coast Symphony Orchestra
The Space Coast Symphony Orchestra will be performing music from popular movies, both modern and classic, at the Community Church of Vero Beach. The 65-piece orchestra will be performing songs from films such as “Spider-Man,” “Jaws,” “Lord of the Rings,” and “Star Wars” on Sunday, Aug. 7 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $20 per person and are available by visiting SpaceCoastSymphony.org or by calling 321.536.8580. Tickets can also be picked up in person by visiting on of the Marine Bank and Trust branches or Madison Avenue Consignments. Tickets at the door will be $25 per person. The Community Church of Vero Beach is located at 1901 23rd Street in Vero Beach.
For more activities happening in Vero Beach visit VeroBeach.com.