Best Places To Get A Cocktail In Indian River

Sep 26, 2022 / indian-admin

I’ve never been a person to just stop by a bar and have a drink, unless food was involved, so I usually tend to just dine at restaurants with a bar that also serves cocktails. To my surprise, 3 of the 4 places I visited had light snacks all the way up to a full-service restaurant, so this definitely opens up a few new options when I decide to go out. More

Indian River Historical Ghost Tours

Sep 20, 2022 / indian-admin

Walk Indian Rivers hallowed streets, investigate unexplained phenomena and hear chilling tales from beyond as you decide what’s true or merely a legend. Will you become a believer? Either way, you’ll learn exciting facts about the history of the area while having a frightfully fun time. More

Culturally Diverse Restaurants In Indian River

Jun 24, 2022 / indian-admin

Food is a very important component of culture because it helps bring people together from all walks of life and connect on a more intimate level with their family and friends. Comfort foods, for example, frequently show who we are and where we come from because they are deeply rooted in tradition, and they help nourish, not only our bodies, but our souls as well. More

Vero Beach Film Festival Is Back

May 03, 2022 / indian-admin

The Vero Beach Film Festival is back with Films, Food and Fine Wines to celebrate the Fifth Festival, June 9-12, 2022, all around Vero Beach.    Tickets are now on sale on the Film Festival’s new website,    The weekend event, ranked among the Top 100 Film Festivals in the world and hailed as “The New Summer Sundance,” will continue its mission of pairing talented filmmakers with curious audiences seeking new voices and fresh perspectives.   “We have chosen 75 films from more than 250 that were submitted to us this year, “  said David Yakir, president of the festival board.  “We are especially excited to bring films that played at the Sundance, Tribeca and World Cannes Film Festivals right here to Vero Beach.”  They include: “CALENDAR GIRLS” — Premiered at the Sundance Film Festival :  Florida’s most dedicated dance team for women over 60, shaking up the outdated image of “the little old lady” and calling for everyone to dance their hearts out, while they still can.  “THE TERRITORY” — Premiered at the Sundance Film Festival:  A network of Brazilian farmers seizes a protected area of the Amazon rainforest, while a young Indigenous leader and his mentor must fight back to defend their land.  Executive Producer Darren Aronofsky (“The Swan” and “The Wrestler”). “BLIND AMBITION” — Official selection at the Tribeca Film Festival: Four friends conquer the odds to become South Africa’s top sommeliers, after escaping starvation and tyranny in their homeland of Zimbabwe.   “DELIVERING HOPE” — Winner at the Cannes World Film Festival:  Kevin Kline tries to raise awareness for children battling cancer by becoming the first person to run Alaska’s treacherous Dalton Highway in winter – but it turns out to be much more than he bargained for.   There will be a film that was nominated for an Academy Award: “FEELING THROUGH” — This coming of age story follows a homeless teen, and his encounter with a DeafBlind man who needs help getting home in the middle of the night. More

Favorite Beach Cocktails! Recipes to Quench Your Thirst from a Florida Dream Spot

Jan 06, 2017 / Kirk Funnell

Article posted January 4, 2017 on Welcome to “Behind the Bars,” an inviting, travel-inspired interview series in which accomplished mixologists, spirit-makers, vintners, and brewmasters answer fun, feisty, fantasy questions.My new bar talk spotlights Rachel Riley, head bartender-mixologist at Cobalt restaurant in the 113-guestroom Kimpton Vero Beach Hotel & Spa in Florida, along its Treasure Coast, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Born in Miami and raised in Vero Beach, Riley attended the University of Central Florida and then discovered her love of hospitality. More

Check out what’s brewing in Indian River County

Jul 13, 2016 / Kirk Funnell

Check out what’s brewing in Indian River CountyWith three craft breweries and two more on the way, it’s easy to find great local beer in Indian River County!Orchid Island BreweryThe area’s first public brewery, Orchid Island Brewery (OIB) opened in August of 2014 in Vero Beach. Located right off of Ocean Drive, this family-owned brewery is literally right across the street from the beach! More