Jurassic Park & Back to the Future: In Vero? Well, YES!
By Sherry Nist
December 2, 2014
So, you think you really know Vero?! Then, what is truly our town’s most famous and oldest treasure: Citrus groves? “Old Florida” architecture? Ais Indians? Spanish shipwrecks? Fort Vinton? Coastal sharks? None of the above. If you guessed Vero Man, you hit the ancient jackpot of our Treasure Coast and the correct answer! Vero Man is a prehistoric site discovered during the 1913 dredging of canals in Vero (not even called Vero Beach yet) by the Indian River Farms Company.