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Irish music group Cherish the Ladies will perform today at Foellinger Theatre in Franke Park.

Music

ACOUSTIC

TODAY – David Todoran – 9 p.m.; Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road; no cover; 432-8966.

SATURDAY – Dan Smyth – 6 p.m.; Mulligan’s, 1575 W. 275 N., Angola; no cover; 260-833-8899.

SUNDAY – Dan Smyth – 1 to 4 p.m.; Country Heritage Winery, 185 County Road 68, LaOtto; no cover; 260-637-2980.

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

WEDNESDAY – David Wolfe – 6:30 p.m.; Sit ’n Bull Pub, 101 S. Main St., LaOtto; 260-897-3052.

WEDNESDAY – Jonathan Durnell and Missy Burgess – 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 – Dan Smyth – 8 p.m.; Lake George Retreat, 35 Lane 130A Lake George, Fremont; no cover; 260-833-2266.

CHRISTIAN

TODAY – Greg Brayton – 7 p.m.; Inspiration Ministries at Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; donations; 260-443-2408.

SATURDAY – The Calvarymen Quartet – Also the Tacketts; doors open at 6 p.m.; Gospel Barn, 3550 Indiana 1 S., Bluffton; tickets available at the door; www.thegospelbarnofbluffton.com.

SATURDAY – Wolfsbane Remedy – 7 p.m.; Inspiration Ministries at Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; donations; 260-443-2408.

SATURDAY – Broken Road – 7 p.m.; Buck Lake Ranch, 2705 W. Buck Lake Road, Angola; 260-665-6699.

COUNTRY

TODAY AND SATURDAYGunslinger – 9:30 p.m.; The Post, 134 N. First St., Pierceton; $3 cover; 574-594-3010.

TODAY – Mustang Sally – 7 p.m.; Headwaters Park Pavilion; $12.

SATURDAYJohn Curran and Renegade – 9 p.m.; Alley Sports Bar, Pro Bowl West, 1455 Goshen Road; no cover; 483-4421.

JAZZ

TODAY – Todd Harrold Trio – 9:30 p.m.; Duty’s Buckets; 6328 W. Jefferson Blvd.; for price information, 459-6242.

SATURDAY – Todd Harrold Trio – 9 p.m.; Dash-In, 814 S. Calhoun St.; for cost information, 423-3595.

OLDIES

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

SATURDAY – Spike and the Bulldogs – Cold Springs Resort, 260 LN 120, Hamilton Lake; $8 cover; 260-488-2920.

ROCK

TODAY – Adam Strack – 5 p.m.; Columbia Street West, 135 W. Columbia St.; no cover; 422-5055.

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

SATURDAY – Urban Legend – 9:30 p.m.; Duty’s Buckets; 6328 W. Jefferson Blvd.; no cover; 459-6242.

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

THURSDAY – Straight Line Stitch – Also Beneath It All and Fighting Atrophy; 8 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $5 cover; 486-1979.

ROCK N ROLL

SATURDAY – Walkin’ Papers – 9 p.m.; JR’s Pub, 15011 Indiana 1, Leo-Cedarville; no cover; 627-2500.

VARIETY

TODAY – Dumpster Drummers – 1:15 and 2 p.m.; Science Central, 1950 N. Clinton St.; free; 424-2400.

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

TODAY – The J Taylors – 6:30 p.m.; The Friendly Fox, 4001 S. Wayne St.; no cover.

TODAY – Chris Worth – 7 p.m.; Club Paradise, Lake James; no cover; 260-833-7082.

TODAY – Van Wert Area Concert Band – 7 p.m.; Fountain Park, Van Wert, Ohio; free; bring lawn chairs or blankets; 419-852-7353.

TODAY – The Puffins – 7:30 p.m.; DeKalb Outdoor Theater, 301 S. Center St., Auburn; free; www.dekalb outdoortheater.org.

TODAY – Juke Joint Jive – 7:30 p.m.; The Eagles 3512, 2730 Lofty Drive; call for price information, 436-3512.

TODAY – Cherish the Ladies – 8 p.m.; Foellinger Theatre, Franke Park, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $13; 427-6000.

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

TODAY – Renegade – 9 p.m.; Alley Sports Bar, Pro Bowl West, 1455 Goshen Road; no cover.

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

TODAY – Ray Harris – 9 p.m.; Don Hall’s Guest- house, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

TODAY – Heartbeat City – 9:30 p.m.; Skully’s Boneyard, 415 E. Dupont Road; no cover; 637-0198.

SATURDAY – “Rock the Plaza” – Featuring Jaded Joker, URB, Phil Potts Band; 6 p.m.; Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; bring lawn chairs or blanket; 421-1246.

SATURDAY – Golden Memories – 6 p.m.; DeKalb Outdoor Theater, 301 S. Center St., Auburn; free; www.dekalboutdoortheater.org.

SATURDAY – Big Dick & the Penetrators – 9 p.m.; North Star Bar, 2915 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 482-2441.

SATURDAY – Johnny B/Sutton – 9 p.m.; Don Hall’s Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

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

SATURDAY – Juke Joint Jive – 10 p.m.; The Wet Spot, 254 N. 2nd St., Decatur; call for price information, 260-728-9031.

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

SUNDAY – Auburn Community Band – 2 p.m.; DeKalb Outdoor Theater, 301 S. Center St., Auburn; free; www. dekalb outdoortheater.org.

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

SUNDAY – Kara Jaurigue and Thee Combo – Tribute to Carole King; 2 p.m.; Plymouth UCC Congregational Church, 501 W. Berry St.; free; 260-223-9464.

SUNDAY – Terrance Simien and The Zydeco Experience – 7 p.m.; Fort Wayne Outfitters and Bike Depot, 1004 Cass St.; free.

MONDAY – Shake the Rafters – 7 p.m.; Plymouth UCC Congregational Church, 501 W. Berry St.; free; 260-223-9464.

TUESDAY – Talent Made Here – 7 p.m.; Plymouth UCC Congregational Church, 501 W. Berry St.; free; 260-223-9464.

WEDNESDAY – Violin Concerto Premiere – 7 p.m.; Plymouth UCC Congregational Church, 501 W. Berry St.; free; 260-223-9464.

WEDNESDAY – “The Dueling Keyboard Boys” Paul and Brian – 7 p.m.; 4D’s Bar and Grill; for cost and location, GRAKAR@aol.com.

WEDNESDAY – Junk Yard Band – 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 Fernando Tarango; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; courtyard at One Summit Square; free; 420-3266, ext. 3040.

THURSDAY – Robbie V and Heidi – 8 p.m.; Club Paradise, 3861 N. Bayview Road, Angola; no cover; 260-833-7082.

THURSDAY – The J Taylors – 7 p.m.; El Azteca, 535 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 482-2172.

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

THURSDAY – Chris Worth – 8 p.m.; Skully’s Boneyard, 415 E. Dupont Road; no cover; 637-0198.

NEW SHOWS

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.

MORE SHOWS

Harry Connick Jr.: 7:30 p.m. Sunday; Morris Performing Arts Center, South Bend; $36 to $75; 574-235-9190.

Steely Dan: 7:30 p.m. July 30; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $125, $79.50, $59.50, $39.50; 1-800-745-3000.

Spike and the Bulldogs: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 2; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $5; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywell center.org.

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.

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

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