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  • Out and about
    COMEDY TODAY AND SATURDAY Eddie Clark and Carmen Morales – 7:30 and 9:45 p.m.; Snickerz Comedy Bar, 5535 St. Joe Road; $9.
  • Art
    All weekend – “WALK-N-WANDER WARSAW” – Sixteen lifelike statues created by American sculptor Seward Johnson displayed within walking distance of Courthouse Square, Warsaw; free; 800-800-6090 or www.
  • Music
    ACOUSTIC TODAY – The Eddie Haskill Project with 1/4 Kit Kurt – 9 p.m.
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Wabash County 4-H Fair – Animals, demonstrations; Wabash; list of events and hours, 260-563-7171 or Ends July 13.
The TinCaps will be at their home field of Parkview Field today through Sunday.

Out & About

What's hot in local arts and entertainment

Fort Wayne Ballet will have its Summer Intensive performance Saturday at Arts United Center, 300 E. Main St.
Sauder Village in Archbold, Ohio, will have its Summer on the Farm, which includes a fiddle contest, on Saturday.

Note: Any reference to "today" means Friday, July 5.



Blake Sebring – Author of "Fort Wayne Sports History"; 7 p.m.; Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room A, 900 Library Plaza; 421-1265.



Dan Swartwout and Kevin Barber – 7:30 and 9:45 p.m.; Snickerz Comedy Bar, 5535 St. Joe Road; $9.50; 486-0216.


Heywood Banks – 7:30 p.m.; Snickerz Comedy Bar, 5535 St. Joe Road; $16.50; 486-0216.



Fort Wayne Ballet Summer Intensive – Showcase performance; 10 a.m.; Arts United Center, 300 E. Main St.; $6 adults, seniors, $3 youth and child; 484-9646.



American Style Ballroom – "Red White or Blue Semiformal" dance party; 8:30 p.m.; 6041 N. Clinton St.; $5; 480-7070.


American Style Ballroom Open dance party; 7 p.m.; 6041 N. Clinton St.; $6; 480-7070.

Ballroom Dance – 8 p.m.; Renaissance Ballroom Dance Studio, 7145 Indiana 1 N., Ossian; $5 a person; 622-6644.


Music Box Ballroom Dance – 6 to 9 p.m.; Lighted Gardens, 10794 Indiana 1 N., Ossian; $7 members, $10 non-members.


Kingston Dinner Dance – Music by Express; 6 to 9 p.m.; Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, Family Life Center, 1819 Reservation Drive; $5 advance, $6 at the door; reservations, 747-1523.


American Style Ballroom – Beginner Open Dance, 8:30 p.m.; 6041 N. Clinton St.; $5; 480-7070.



Old Fashioned Farmers Days – Tractor pulls, farming demonstrations; begins at 9 a.m. daily; Van Wert County Fairgrounds, Van Wert, Ohio; 419-238-9378 or


Canal Days – Tours, canal boat rides, music, food; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday; Canal Park, Delphi; free admission;


Dixie Boat Fireworks Cruise – Boarding at 9 p.m.; Webster Lake, North Webster; $10; 574-834-2385.

Lincoln Highway Centennial Celebration – More than 100 European and Model A cars on cross-country drive stop for reception; open to public; 3 to 6 p.m.; Lincoln Ridge Farm, 9588 Pollock Road, north of Convoy, Ohio; 419-238-9378 or


Kosciusko County Community Fair – Kosciusko Fairgrounds, Warsaw; for events, Ends July 13.



Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum – Exhibit includes rare 1930 Auburn 8-125 Sports Sedan, a rare 1931 Stutz limousine chassis and a rare Dual-Cowl Cord L-29 Phaeton; 1600 S. Wayne St., Auburn; hours and admission, 260-925-1444.

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – "Butterflies with an African Beat" exhibit, ends Sunday; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3 to 17, free to ages 2 and younger; call for hours, 427-6440 or

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo – Includes African Journey, Australian Adventure, Central Zoo and Indonesian Rain Forest exhibits; open through Oct. 13; 3411 Sherman Blvd.; hours and admission, 427-6810 or "Creature Feature," through Aug. 4.

Hoosier Air Museum – Aircraft on display; open through Dec. 14; 2822 County Road 62, Auburn; $5 adults, $4 ages 18 to 12, free to ages 11 and younger; 260-927-0443 or

National Military History Center and Kruse Automotive & Carriage Museum Displays include "Dukes of Hazzard" No. 1 General Lee car, original KITT car, No. 3 Dale Earnhardt NASCAR car and the 1989 Batmobile and Bat Boat; 5634 County Road 11-A, Auburn; admission for both museums, $10 adults, $6 to ages 11 to 7, free to ages 6 and younger; 260-927-9144.

National Automotive and Truck Museum of the United States – "Cars and Trucks Like You Used to Own" include International Harvester truck gallery, restored 1948 Valentine Diner, historic gas pumps, toy and die-cast model and Checker Cab display; adjacent to Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum, Auburn; admission, hours, 260-925-9100 or

Northeastern Indiana Racing Museum – Vintage photos, race cars and artifacts from local race tracks and racers; inside the National Military History Center and Kruse Automotive Museum, Auburn; open daily; admission, 260-316-0966 or

Sauder Village – "Farm/Fiddle Contest," Saturday; also Pioneer Settlement area with log school, church, barn, homes and gardens; 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays; Archbold, Ohio; admission, 1-800-590-9755 or Free admission to military personnel and their families through Labor Day.

Science Central – "Wild Minds … What Animals Really Think" traveling exhibit, ends Sept. 8; 1950 N. Clinton St.; regular admission, $8 adults and ages 12 to 3, $7 seniors; hours, 424-2400 or


The History Center – Law enforcement exhibit, also "Allen County Innovation," permanent exhibition gallery, looks at inventions and products created and produced in Allen County; 302 E. Berry St.; $5 adults, $3 seniors and students, free to ages 2 and younger; hours, 426-2882 or SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Black Pine Animal Sanctuary – Tours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; 1426 W. 300 N., Albion; admission, 260-636-7383 or


Wabash County Historical Museum – "Bill and Ellen Stouffer: Stay Out of My Paint" exhibit; 36 E. Market St., Wabash; 260-563-9070.

Chief Richardville House – "Miami Indian Heritage Days"; Andrew Knight will feature Miami weaponry, 1 to 4 p.m.; 5705 Bluffton Road; $7 adults, $5 seniors and students; 426-2882.

Swiss Heritage Village and Museum – Guided tours; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; Berne; $6 adults, $5 seniors, $3 students from 6 to 12, free to ages 5 and younger; 260-589-8007 or


Luckey Hospital Museum – Original 1930s hospital; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; group tours by appointment; corner of U.S. 33 and Indiana 109, Wolf Lake; admission, 260-635-2490. "Birthday Party," honoring all birth mothers and babies born at the hospital, noon Saturday.


John Paulding Historical Society – Museum tours; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday; Paulding, Ohio; 419-399-8218 or



Golf Clinic – Presented by professional golfer Amanda Blumenherst; 10 a.m.; McMillen Park Golf Pro Shop, 2900 Hessen Cassel Road; free; no reservations; 427-6028.


"Family Fun Hike, Leaves and Trees" – Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project; 1 p.m.; Eagle Marsh barn, 6301 Engle Road; free; directions, 478-2515 or


Little River Ramblers Nature Hike – Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project; 9 to 11 a.m.; Eagle Marsh barn, 6301 Engle Road; free; 478-2515 or

MD & Me: Walk-n-Learn – "Know Your Numbers: Reduce Your Risk for Heart Disease" by Dr. Raymond Dusman; 6 to 7 p.m., register at 5:45 p.m.; Salomon Farm Park Old Barn, 817 W. Dupont Road; in case of inclement weather, meet at Parkview YMCA, 10001 Dawson's Creek Blvd.; 1-855-637-0010 or

Trek the Trails – 8-mile bike ride, Trail Mixer and 1 to 2-mile walk; 6 p.m.; Indian Trails Park, meet at back of Indian Trails Park near the gazebo, near 10300 Aboite Center Road; free; 427-6051.



Historic West Main Street Farmers Market – Sponsored by Nebraska Neighborhood Association; local produce, arts and crafts; 3 to 8 p.m.; 1936 W. Main St.; 260-515-9700. Ends Oct. 20.

Fort Wayne Farmers Market – 4 to 7 p.m.; next to Carmike Cinemas, Jefferson Pointe; 459-1160. Ends Sept. 6.

Fridays on the Farm – Artisan pizzas made with all natural ingredients; 5 to 8 p.m.; Hawkins Family Farm, 10373 N. 300 E., North Manchester; $15 to $10 each; Continues through August.


Giant Swap Meet and Flea Market – 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Wolf's Swap Grounds, east of Kimmell; $5 per car; 260-635-2356.

Historic Southside Farmers Market – 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 3300 Warsaw St.; fresh produce, poultry, pork, eggs, herbs, teas, honey, plants, flowers.

DasMarit Farmers and Artists Market – 8 a.m. to noon; corner of U.S. 27 and Indiana 218, Berne; fresh honey, produce, herbs, bedding plants, baked goods; 260-589-2936.

North Manchester Farmers Market – 8 a.m. to noon; Riverbridge Electric parking lot, 500 E. Main St., North Manchester; also open from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Ends Oct. 26.

Wabash Market – 8 a.m.; Honeywell Center parking lot, Wabash; 260-563-0975.

YLNI/Barr Street Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; corner of Wayne and Barr streets; fresh produce, baked goods, cheeses, crafts; free admission to History Center;

ReStore OutDoor Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; sponsored by Huntington County Habitat for Humanity and The ReStore, Huntington; information, 260-356-8002 or 260-356-7425.

Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to noon; Antioch Church parking lot, Hoagland; 260-728-9839.

Sweet Chariots Car Show and Side Attractions – Noon to 3:30 p.m.; St. Mark's United Methodist Church, Decatur; free admission; registration, $10 day of show; 260-724-4174.

Star Viewing – Sponsored by Fort Wayne Astronomical Society; two hours every clear Saturday starting one hour after sunset; Jefferson Township Park, 1702 Webster Road, New Haven; donations; Ends Nov. 30.


East State Village Farm Market – Noon to 3 p.m.; Tecumseh Branch, 1411 E. State Blvd.; ends Oct. 13.


Fort Wayne Farmers Market – 2 to 6 p.m.; Parkview Regional Medical Center campus; Ends Aug. 27.

Farmers Market at the TowneHouse – 3 to 6 p.m.; 2209 St. Joe Center Road; 969-7088.


Fort Wayne Farmers Market – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; One Summit Square;

Brown Bag and Beats – Listen to the music of the Beatles while eating lunch; noon to 1 p.m.; Muensterberg Plaza, Berne.

New Haven Farmers Market – Homegrown items, music, children's activities; 4 to 7 p.m.; Schnelker Park, 956 Park Ave., New Haven. Ends Oct. 16.

Free Movies – "Thunderstruck"; 9 p.m.; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; 427-6715.

Movie Screening – "Honor Flight"; 9 p.m.; Lucky Harley-Davidson, 6315 Illinois Road.


Fort Wayne Farmers Market – 4 to 7 p.m.; Georgetown Square; Ends Sept. 12.



TinCaps Baseball – vs. South Bend Silver Hawks; 7:05 p.m.; Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; $10 to $5; 482-6400 or


TinCaps Baseball – vs. Great Lakes Loons; 7:05 p.m.; Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; $10 to $5; 482-6400 or


TinCaps Baseball – vs. Great Lakes Loons; 3:05 p.m.; Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; $10 to $5; 482-6400 or


TinCaps Baseball – vs. Great Lakes Loons; 7:05 p.m.; Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; $10 to $5; 482-6400 or



"Hello Dolly" – 8 p.m. today, Saturday and Wednesday, 2 p.m. Sunday, 7 p.m. Tuesday, 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday; Wagon Wheel Theatre, Warsaw; $34 to $16; 574-267-8041 or Ends July 13.


"Half-Stitched, The Musical" – 1 p.m. today, Saturday and Thursday; 7 p.m. Monday; 4 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday; Blue Gate Theater, Shipshewana; tickets, Ends July 27.

"Magic Rocks" – Presented by Popcorn Theatre; 10 a.m.; Tibbits Opera House, 14 S. Hanchett St., Coldwater, Mich.; $7, includes popcorn and juice; 517-278-6029 or Ends July 13.

"Greater Tuna" – 8 p.m.; Tibbits Opera House, 14 S. Hanchett St., Coldwater, Mich.; $27; 517-278-6029 or



"Whistle While You Work" – 6:30 p.m.; The New Huntington Supper Club, 528 N. Jefferson St., Huntington; $41; 260-454-0603. Ends Aug. 12.


"Fiddler on the Roof" – 2 and 8 p.m.; Tibbits Opera House, 14 S. Hanchett St., Coldwater, Mich.; $25 for 2 p.m. performance, $27 for 8 p.m. performance; 517-278-6029 or Ends July 20.