The Journal Gazette
 
 
Friday, April 30, 2021 1:00 am

OUT & ABOUT

DANCE

FRIDAY

Legion Dance – Justus III; 7 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; $5; open to public; 456-2988.

SATURDAY

Legion Dance – Junk Yard Band; 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; no cover; open to public; 456-2988.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Choreographer's Lab Performances – Fort Wayne Dance Collective; 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday; Studio Theatre, 437 E. Berry St.; $12, or a DVD will be available for $15; 424-6574 or fwdc.org.

WEDNESDAY

Legion Dance – Melvin Mullins; 5:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; no cover; open to public; 456-2988.

FESTIVALS

SATURDAY

SpringFest – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; various locations in downtown Rockford, Ohio; for more information go to the Rockford Ohio Chamber of Commerce Facebook page at fb.com/rcoc.

MUSEUMS

ALL WEEKEND

Science Central – “Nature Banners” exhibit that explores animals and ecosystems around the world, ends May 30; 1950 N. Clinton St.; regular museum prices, $10 ages 3 and older, free members 2 and younger; hours, 424-2400 or www.sciencecentral.org. Earth Day celebration Saturday, including 10 a.m. hike through Lawton Park and Science on a Sphere demonstrations 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m.

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – “Color in Motion,” live butterfly exhibit, ends June 27; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3-17, free ages 2 and younger; hours, 427-6440 or www.botanicalconservatory.org.

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum – “Duesenberg: The Evolution of America's Finest Motorcar” exhibit, featuring eight Duesenberg vehicles and two engines; 1600 S. Wayne St., Auburn; info at 260-925-1444 or www.automobilemuseum.org.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

The History Center – 302 E. Berry St.; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and first Sunday of the month; call 426-2882 or go to www.fwhistorycenter.com.

SUNDAY, MONDAY AND THURSDAY

Veterans National Memorial Shrine and Museum – 2122 O'Day Road; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; free admission; grounds open 24/7 or museum by appointment by calling 267-5022; www.honoringforever.org.

RECREATION

TUESDAY

Trek the Trails – 6 p.m.; Deer Ridge Elementary School, 1515 S. Scott Road; for more information, go to www.fwtrails.org/events/trek-the-trails.

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

ALL WEEKEND

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo – 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $15 ages 19 to 61, $13 ages 62 and older and $11 ages 2 to 18; hours, kidszoo.org.

Lucky Duck Consignment Sale – 4 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $10 presale tickets Friday; tickets at www.ticketmaster.com/lucky-duck-consignment-sale-tickets/artist/2025742 or at the Coliseum box office.

SATURDAY

Miami Indian Heritage Days – 1 to 4 p.m.; Chief Richardville House, 5705 Bluffton Road; Greta Sirios will offer a fiber arts cording and twining demonstration; $7 adults, $5 youth and seniors, free for ages 2 and younger.

South Side Farmers Market – 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 3300 block of Warsaw Street; southsidefarmersmarket.com; ends mid-December.

YLNI Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; along Barr Street downtown; ends Sept. 30.

Fort Wayne's Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; indoors, Parkview Field, 216 W. Douglas St.; ends May 8.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Spring Town & Country New Home and Specialty Retail Tour – Hosted by Home Builders Association of Fort Wayne; noon to 5 p.m.; free admission; for information, call 420-2020 or go to hbafortwayne.com/town-and-country.

SPORTS

FRIDAY

Komets – vs. Wheeling Nailers; 8 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; tickets, $13 to $30; at Coliseum box office or www.ticketmaster.com.

SUNDAY

Komets – vs. Florida Everblades; 5 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; tickets, $13 to $30; at Coliseum box office or www.ticketmaster.com.

THEATER

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

“The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe” – Fort Wayne Youtheatre; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $25 adults, $18 students; 424-5665 or ticketmaster.com.


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