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High Hopes.

Donna Johnson was born and raised in East Gulf, West Virginia. She joined the US Air Force when she was 18 years old. I ask her what motivated her to enlist....

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A SAFE LANDING.

Richard “Dick” Crawford was born in Rochester, New York, went to high school in Cincinnati and was studying at Purdue, when, at age 18, he joined the US Army Air Corps....

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THE VALUE OF FREEDOM.

Sam Hamilton was born in Shanghai, China and lived the first 9 years of his life there.  “My dad worked for National City Bank of New York – Far Eastern Division, and so that is why were in China,” he says. “Then the Japanese took over China and we got out of there.”...

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WHEN WAR IS JUST FIVE MILES AHEAD.

Elyice Monahan was born and raised in Jericho, Vermont. I ask her why she joined the Army as a nurse. “I was about to graduate from three years of nursing training, and I lived very close to a Calvary post, so it was a part of my life.” ...

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Lifelong Patriot.

Clarence “Korky” Korker was born in New Canaan, Connecticut and grew up on the Long Island Sound in Darien and Westport. He enlisted in the Navy when he was just 17 years old. I ask him why he joined....

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Veterans Descend Upon Capt. Hirams!

It is a beautiful, blue sky day as I arrive at Capt. Hiram’s to meet the Veterans at the Space Coast Honor Flight (SCHF) luncheon. Right out front are officers Donald Hart and Jason Gillette of the Sebastian Police Department, who are there each month to make sure Veterans get across the street and into the luncheon safely....

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Are You a Badfish Too?

Sublime was one of the most influential bands on the 1990s, but tragically, the bands rise to fame was halted when lead singer, Bradley Nowell, died in 1996....

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Adventure Awaits

Some people like to spend their vacations laying by the pool and enjoying cold drinks while soaking up the sun....

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White Pelican Watch

One of the most popular characters in Pixar’s Finding Nemo is Nigel the brown pelican. ...

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December: Music for All Tastes

During your visit to Captain Hiram’s in the month of December, you should plan to take in some of theamazing live music that will be featured. ...

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Drink Up!

No matter your drink of choice, Captain Hiram’s has you covered....

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Cruising on the King

During your stay at Capt. Hiram’s Resort, you are sure to enjoy the incredible beauty of the Indian River. ...

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Hallstrom Farmstead

Indian River County has a rich history, and you can experience some of that history at the Hallstrom Farmstead....

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Mulligan's Skim Jam

On September 3, 2017, Shore Lb. will be presenting the 10th annual Mulligan’s Skim Jam which is the world’s largest 1 day Pro/Am Skim Board Contest. ...

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One Sweet Museum

Indian River Citrus is famous throughout Florida and the entire United States....

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Have A Few Laughs at the Comedy Zone

This summer, plan a visit to the Comedy Zone at the Riverside Theatre for a night of drinks, laughs and lots of fun. ...

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Meet your favorite authors at the Vero Beach Book Center

One of the best things about visiting a new city is finding unique, independent book stores to explore in the hopes of finding a hidden treasure of two. ...

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Catch a Concert

On most weekends throughout the year, the Riverside Theatre in Vero Beach offers free outdoor concerts featuring bands from a variety of genres. ...

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Make Your Escape

You have exactly one hour to collect all the necessary clues, solve the mystery, and escape with your party from one of the scenarios at Escape Room Entertainment....

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Take Aim at Fun

If you are looking for a vacation adventure that is a bit outside the traditional route, you may want to visit the Indian River County Public Shooting Range....

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Shop Until You Drop

The holidays are finally over, so now is the perfect time to treat yourself to a shopping trip to the Vero Beach Outlets....

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Light Up Your Holiday Season!

It may be hard to believe, but now that December is here, we are officially in the Holiday Season. ...

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Walk on the Wild Side

If you are looking to explore some of the area’s wildlife, then you will definitely want to visit Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge....

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History Is All Around Us

During your stay at Capt. Hiram’s Resort, why not spend an afternoon learning all about the area’s rich history?...

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Lagoon Life in Vero Beach

One of the best places to experience the natural side of Florida in the Sebastian area is the Environmental Learning Center in Vero Beach....

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The Art of the Matter

Those looking for an afternoon engaging their artistic side will definitely want to explore all that the Vero Beach Museum of Art has to offer....

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Excellent Golf in South Florida

South Florida is famous for having some of the best and most challenging golf courses in the entire world....

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History of Fishing in Sebastian

During your stay at Captain Hiram’s Resort, you will more than likely enjoy quite a bit of fresh seafood. Fishing has long been a major part of Sebastian’s economy, and you can see the history of the town’s fishing industry at the Sebastian Fishing Museum. ...

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All Aboard the River King

In Sebastian, the Indian River is everything! If you are here spending time with us at Captain Hiram’s, then the River King Cruise should be high on your list of things to do. ...

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They Don't Call it the Treasure Coast for Nothing!

Sebastian is full of treasures and you can find them at Mel Fisher’s Treasure Museum! Right in Downtown Sebastian, walking distance from our Indian River hotel, dive into history at Mel Fisher’s Treasure Museum....

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Walk with Dinosaurs in Vero Beach

Want to travel back in time to when Dinosaurs roamed the Earth? Well, look no further than the McKee Botanical Garden to experience the larger than life Roar of the Dinosaur exhibit. ...

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It's Always Seafood Season in Florida

This March there will be no shortage of Lobster rolls, steamed oysters, calamari, crawfish, and conch in every form at The Grant Seafood Festival. ...

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Fall For The Frog Leg

Frog legs, gator tail, grits…this January, the savory Southern goodness is waiting in nearby Fellsmere, home of the world’s largest frog leg festival....

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