Vero Beach & Surroundings

Vero Beach is a small town full of big surprises, whether your ideal getaway involves shopping, the beach, exploring nature, or dining out, Vero Beach has it all. 

Stroll through picturesque downtown Oceanside Vero Beach and you will find beautiful unique boutiques, these are not your big brand stores but, small establishments curated with fashionable items.  Coffee shops, ice cream, and an array of restaurants from casual to fine dining are found throughout Oceanside.  Remember that Vero is an early dining type of town, reservations at the fine restaurants are strongly suggested as well as dining earlier rather than later!   Although there are a few restaurants open late many like to close by 9’ish!

Humiston Beach Park is also located in Oceanside Vero, this is an ocean front park with picnic and grill areas, playground, parking, and a beachfront boardwalk. 

Downtown Mainland Vero Beach also offers, plenty of different restaurants and unique dining experiences. Shops, Art Galleries as well as Thrift Shops and Consignment Shops are popular. Offering a unique experience, a friendly helpful ambiance and that small town experience that is so rare nowadays. There is something for everyone and always a kind person to assist you anywhere you visit in Vero Beach.

Riverside Park located along is a 5 minute drive or 15 minute bike ride away.  Located in the grounds of the park is the Vero Beach Museum of Art as well as Riverside Theater. The  Theater offers live outdoor music every Friday and Saturday check their site for details. 

Riverside Park is a river front park  offering tennis facilities, a  fitness trail,  boat ramps, canoe launch, picnic pavilion, fishing pier, the north end of the park offers a dog park.  There is an elegant tranquility filled  Veterans Memorial also located in the park.   Bird and marine life abound throughout the park, as well as being the perfect spot to watch the sunsets.   

Round Island Beach Park is close to the Indian River, offering manatee watching in the lagoon, as well as shaded picnic areas, and beach. Also offering wooded walking trails along the Round Island creek edge.  Fishing, bird watching, kayaking, and at times dolphins will also appear. There is also a children’s playground area, showers, bathrooms and lifeguards on duty during the day.

Vero and the vicinity, offers many places of interest such as, various Nature trails and Parks, McKee Botanical Gardens, The Environmental Learning Center,  Indian River Citrus Museum,  Sea Turtle watching tours during season, Diving, Surfing and more.  There is plenty to explore and experience in this small quaint town surrounded by Beaches, Rivers, Lagoons, and Nature.