Hibiscus Festival

MSVB would like to thank all involved with this year’s Hibiscus Festival from Sponsors to Volunteers – Board Members to Staff – Entertainment to Artists.

We appreciate your dedication to the mission of Main Street Vero Beach.

The 14th Annual Hibiscus Festival
April 6, 8 & 9, 2017

The Hibiscus Festival is a yearly celebration for the City of Vero Beach, to increase awareness of the historic downtown sector, raise funds for Main Street Vero Beach that work toward the preservation and growth of the area and encourages community participation from residents, organizations and businesses.
Over 50 artists will be displaying art for sale for two days at the Hibiscus Festival Fine Art and Fine Craft Show.  Bring your family and friends to enjoy the musical entertainment, a children’s art show, the United Against Poverty Shopping Cart Parade, delicious food and children’s activities.




10:00-11:00a Anja Conklin
11:30a-1:15p IRC Charter School Jazz
1:30-3:30p Soul Jam
4:00-5:45p Jacks Band
6:15-9:00p American Martian


10:00am-11:45am Matt Fulcher
12:00pm-1:45pm Jerzi Olivia
2:00pm-3:15pm Blue Cypress Bluegrass
3:30am-5:00pm Benjamin Mejia


10:00am-12:00pm VBHS String Ensemble
12:00pm-2:00pm Anja Conklin
2:00pm-3:30pm Matt Fulcher
3:30pm-5:00pm Christian Shemo



10:00am-11:15am DJ
11:30am-1:30pm Rouge Theory
2:00pm-4:00pm Ben Prestage


11:00am-12:30pm Josiah David
1:00pm-3:00pm Abby Owens
3:15pm-4:00pm Chaz Mazotta


10:00am-11:00am VBHS String Ensemble
11:00am-12:00pm Chaz Mezotta
12:00pm-3:00pm VBHS String Ensemble


Hibiscus Festival Readers Choice award 2014

Download 2017 Hibiscus Festival Sponsorship Commitment PDF

Special Presidential Invitation to Artists

$170 – Pay online here:

Hibiscus Festival winner of Treasure Coast Choice Awards
Thursday, April 6, 2017

Miss Hibiscus Pageant 7:00pm at the Heritage Center & Citrus Museum – Admission $5

Girls 15-19 can sign up until March 28th to compete for the honorary title.


The Hibiscus Ride @ 7:00 am – Start Line at Historical Society Train Station

Vero Cycling and Main Street Vero Beach are partnering on the Hibiscus Ride. There are four distances to choose from an 11 mile Casual Ride, 31 miles, 62 mile-metric century and the 100 mile century ride.  Cycling enthusiasts can find complete information and register on Raceroster.com

Join us at 3 PM for the 7th Annual Shopping Cart Parade to benefit United Against Poverty

Saturday April 8th at 3pm at the Hibiscus Art and Music Festival Downtown Vero Beach

Food Drive to benefit United Against Poverty “Lifting Lives UP in Indian River County”. In partnership with 93.7 GYL, B94.7 Fresh Country, 97.1 Ocean FM and 1490 AM/105.7 FM WTTB, the Hibiscus Art and Music Festival, and Publix.

Participants will pledge to decorate and fill a shopping cart onsite at their location leading up to the “Shopping Cart Parade” on Saturday April 8th at 3pm at the Hibiscus Art and Music Festival in front of an estimated crowd of 12,000+ spectators. On the day of the parade, participants will be required to transport their cart and donations to the Hibiscus Festival in Downtown Vero Beach and display their decorated shopping cart in a designated location through the extent of the Hibiscus Festival. At the end of the parade, the food will be boxed and loaded onto trucks along with the shopping carts and transported to Harvest Food & Outreach Center for distribution.Upon approval of your registration you will be contacted with information on how to get your shopping cart. Please contact the Promotions Director – Miguel Santiesteban, at Promo@mytcmedia.com with any questions.For more information, call Miguel at 772-257-3522. Email: Promo@mytcmedia.com. FAX: 772-562-4747 attn: Miguel Santiesteban

*Shopping Carts are Limited; If you are interested in participating please submit ASAP. You may call the MSVB office 772-643-6782 to have an application emailed to you or pick one up at our Welcome Center.