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6 Activities In Martin And St. Lucie Counties This May/June

Run for a Cause

Go Grey in May for the eighth annual Team Go Joey Go’s Race/Walk for Pediatric Brain Cancer at Indian Riverside Park on May 4. The race takes place in honor of Brain Cancer Awareness Month in an effort to end brain tumors while raising money for research, treatments and a cure. (From $30; jensenbeachrace.com)

Rachel McGinnis and John Dickinson
 Rachel McGinnis and John Dickinson

Go Fish

The annual Lionfish Round-Up will take place June 22 at Jupiter Pointe Marina, during which divers will come together to help remove the invasive species from the Treasure Coast waters. Cash awards will be given to individuals and teams who catch the most. (From $70; mclionfish.com)

‘Star Wars’ Night

Join fans on May 11 for the annual “Star Wars” Night held at First Data Field. Show up in your favorite “Star Wars” gear and snag a photo with characters in costume during the St. Lucie Mets vs. Charlotte Stone Crabs game. (Tickets from $10; milb.com)

Summer Solstice Drum Circle

Bring a drum to Savannas Preserve State Park on June 23 for a Drum Circle. Enjoy the ambiance and celebrate the summer’s arrival with other drumming enthusiasts. ($5; floridastateparks.org)

Summer Solstice Drum Circle

Rubber Duck Derby

The Rotary Club of Okeechobee will be hosting its second annual Rubber Duck Derby on May 4 at the American Legion Post No. 64 grounds. Participants will receive a number and a corresponding duck that will be entered in the race during which the fire department will spray water to see which one makes it to the finish line. Enjoy food vendors, a waterslide, a dunk tank and kids activities. (free, donations appreciated; okeerotaryfoundation.wixsite.com/duckderby)

 Friday Fest

Friday Fest

End the week on a high note with Friday Fest on May 3. Enjoy live entertainment, arts and crafts, food vendors and fun for the whole family on Main Street Fort Pierce. (free; mainstreetfortpierce.org)