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Spike and the Bulldogs will perform today at the Honeywell Center in Wabash and Wednesday at Indian Trails Park on Aboite Center Road.

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ACOUSTIC

TODAY – Hannah Trager and James Freeborn – 6 p.m.; Firefly Coffee House, 3523 N. Anthony Blvd.; no cover; 373-0505.

SATURDAY – Dan Smyth Trio – 10 p.m.; O’Reilly’s, 301 W. Jefferson Blvd.; no cover; 260-267-9679.

WEDNESDAY – Mike & Taylour – 7 p.m.; 469 Sports and Spirits, 1324 Minnich Road, New Haven; no cover; 749-7207 or www.469sports.com.

THURSDAY – Adam Strack – 7 p.m.; Beamers Sports Bar and Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

THURSDAY – 2 Wheels Good – 7 p.m.; Skully’s Boneyard, 415 E. Dupont Road; no cover; 637-0198.

THURSDAY – Dan Smyth Trio – 8 p.m.; Dicky’s, 2910 Maplecrest Road; call for price information, 486-0590.

BLUES

MONDAY

– Restless Spirits – 6:30 p.m.; Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road; no cover; 432-8966.

CHRISTIAN

TODAY – Elizabeth Smith and Naima Johnston – 7 p.m.; Inspiration Ministries at Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; donations; 260-443-2408.

TODAY – The Pfeifers – 7 p.m.; Gospel Barn, 3550 Indiana 1 S., Bluffton; tickets available at the door; www.thegospelbarnofbluffton.com.

SATURDAY – The Booth Brothers – 2 and 7 p.m.; Gospel Barn, 3550 Indiana 1 S., Bluffton; tickets available at the door; www.thegospelbarnofbluffton.com.

SATURDAY – Jonathan Pennington and Restoration – 7 p.m.; Inspiration Ministries at Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; donations; 260-443-2408.

SATURDAY – The Todd Allen Family – 7 p.m.; Buck Lake Ranch, 2705 W. Buck Lake Road, Angola; 260-665-6699.

CLASSICAL

SATURDAY – Fort Wayne Philharmonic – “Flamenco Fire”; 7:30 p.m.; Foellinger Theatre, Franke Park; free, ticket required; 481-0777 or www.fwphil.org.

COUNTRY

SUNDAY – Freedom Fest – Featuring the Charlie Daniels Band, Jordan Brooker, Colt Ford, Tyler Farr, Joel Crouse; 3 p.m.; Headwaters Park, 330 S. Clinton St.; $15 advance, $20 day of show; 490-5060 or www.neonarmadillo.com.

JAZZ

TODAY – Todd Harrold Trio – 10:30 p.m.; O’Sullivan’s, 1808 W. Main St.; call for price information, 422-5896.

SATURDAYTodd Harrold Trio – 9:30 p.m.; Club Soda, 235 E. Superior St.; no cover; 426-3442.

WEDNESDAYFrancie Zucco – 7 p.m.; Don Hall’s Triangle Park, 3010 Trier Road; no cover; 482-4342.

OLDIES

TODAY – Blend – 2 and 7:30 p.m.; Bearcreek Farms, Bryant; $20, $15; reservations, 260-997-6822 or www.bearcreekfarms.com.

TODAY – Little Big Band – 7:30 p.m.; DeKalb Outdoor Theater, 301 S. Center St., Auburn; free; bring lawn chairs or blanket; www.dekalboutdoortheater.org.

SATURDAY – Joey O – 5 p.m.; DeKalb Outdoor Theater, 301 S. Center St., Auburn; free; bring lawn chairs or blanket; www.dekalboutdoortheater.org.

ROCK

TODAY – Scott and Hogan – 5 p.m.; Columbia Street West, 135 W. Columbia St.; no cover; 422-5055.

TODAY – Unwrapped – 9:30 p.m.; Beamers Sports Bar and Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

TODAY – Spike and the Bulldogs – 7:30 p.m.; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $5; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

SATURDAY – Scratch N Sniff – BLHS ’78 after-party; 9 p.m.; Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road; no cover; 432-8966.

SATURDAY – Dirty Lyx – 9:30 p.m.; Beamers Sports Bar and Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

SATURDAY – Joe Five – 10 p.m.; Columbia Street West, 135 W. Columbia St.; $5 cover; 422-5055.

VARIETY

TODAY AND SATURDAY – Dee Bees – 9 p.m.; Don Hall’s Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

TODAY – New Millennium Orchestra – Friday Nites Live; 6:30 p.m.; Jefferson Pointe Shopping Center, 4110 W. Jefferson Blvd.; free; 459-1160.

TODAY – Shade and Shannon – 6:30 p.m.; The Venice Restaurant, 2242 Goshen Road; call for price information and reservations, 482-1618.

TODAY – Paul and Brian – 7 p.m.; Club Paradise, 3861 N. Bayview Road, Angola; no cover; 260-833-7082.

TODAY – The J Taylors – 8 p.m.; Mulligan’s, 1445 W. 275 N., Angola; no cover; 260-833-8899.

TODAY – Robbie V and Heidi – 8 p.m.; Corner Pocket, 3215 St. Joe Center Road; no cover; 492-7665.

TODAY – Nikki Hill – Also Todd Harrold Trio; 8:30 p.m.; Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $6 adults, free ages 12 and younger; 427-6440 or www.bontanicalconservatory.org.

TODAY – Hit Men – 8:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 241, 7605 Bluffton Road; no cover; open to public; 747-7851.

TODAY – Chris Worth & Co. – 9 p.m.; Jimmy’s on James, 3885 N. Bayview Road, Lake James; no cover; 260-833-9676.

TODAY – Joel Young Band – 10 p.m.; North Star Bar, 2915 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 482-2441.

SATURDAY – “Rock the Plaza” – Featuring Todd Harrold Trio, Mike Conley, Built for Blame, Djenetic Drift; 6 p.m.; Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; bring lawn chairs or blanket; 421-1246.

SATURDAY – The J Taylors – 7 p.m.; Coody Brown’s, 1510 E. 700 S., Wolcottville; no cover; 260-854-2425.

SATURDAY – Junk Yard Band – 7 p.m.; Autumn Ridge Golf Course, Grill Room, 11420 Auburn Road; $7; 637-8727.

SATURDAY – Grateful Groove – 9 p.m.; Alley Sports Bar, Pro Bowl West, 1455 Goshen Road; no cover; 482-4889.

SATURDAY – Gov’t Cheeze – 9 p.m.; Draft Horse Saloon, 9475 W. Indiana 120, Orland; no cover; 260-829-6465.

SATURDAY – Dale Vaughn Band – 10 p.m.; Club Paradise, 3861 N. Bayview Road, Lake James, Angola; $5 cover; 260-833-7082.

SUNDAYJD Smith – 1 p.m.; Army Navy Club, 2025 Olladale Drive; $3 cover, open to public; 444-4045.

SUNDAY – “Swinging Sundays” featuring The Dueling Keyboard Boys Paul & Brian – 7 p.m.; Picassos at Canterbury; $5 cover; www.picassosevents.com.

WEDNESDAY – Spike & the Bulldogs – 7 p.m.; Indian Trails Park on Aboite Center Road; free; bring lawn chairs or blankets, also bug spray; 432-0970.

THURSDAY – “Lunch on the Square” – Featuring Joe Justice; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; courtyard at One Summit Square; free; 420-3266, ext. 3040.

THURSDAY The J Taylors – 7 p.m.; Don Hall’s Triangle Park, 3010 Trier Road; no cover; 482-4342.

THURSDAY – Shade N Shannon – 7 p.m.; El Azteca, 535 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 482-2172.

THURSDAY – Robbie V and Heidi – 8 p.m.; Draft Horse Saloon, 9475 W. Indiana 120, Orland; no cover; 260-829-6465.

THURSDAY – Open Stage Jam – Hosted by Pop ‘N’ Fresh; 8:30 p.m.; Office Tavern, 3306 Brooklyn Ave.; call for price information, 478-5827.

NEW SHOWS

Three Days Grace: 8 p.m. Aug. 9; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $25 advance, $28 day of show; 486-1979.

Maurice John Vaughn: 9 p.m. Aug. 9; The Philmore on Broadway, 2441 Broadway Ave.; $20; 745-1000 or www.philmoreonbroadway.com.

MORE SHOWS

Hillsong Live: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 9; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $42, $32, $17 advance; 1-800-745-3000.

Josh Turner: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 23; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $75, $54, $38, $24; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Eddie Griffin and Friends: Sept. 1; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $68 VIP, $48, $38, $28 reserved; 1-800-745-3000.

The Time Jumpers: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $75, $54, $34; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

The Moody Blues: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $125, $85, $65, $45; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Michael W. Smith: Oct. 5; Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio, 10700 Ohio 118 S., Van Wert, Ohio; tickets, 419-238-6722 or www.npacvw.org.

“Celtic Thunder: Mythology”: 7:30 p.m. Oct.12; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $29 to $100; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Debby Boone: 3 p.m. Oct. 20; Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio, 10700 Ohio 118 S., Van Wert, Ohio; $30; 419-238-6722 or www.npacvw.org.

Straight No Chaser: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 18; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $45, $38, $28; 1-800-745-3000.

Ticketmaster outlets, including 1-800-745-3000 in Fort Wayne, Embassy Theatre, Piere’s, 5655 St. Joe Road, and Wooden Nickel record stores (except 3422 N. Anthony Blvd.). Ticketmaster’s website is www.ticketmaster.com.

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