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  • File Pokagon State Park's Toboggan Run in Angola is open for the season through Feb. 25. Hours are 5:30 to 9 p.m. today, 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.  

  • Pixabay The Winter Bridal Spectacular happens Saturday and Sunday at Memorial Coliseum.  

  • Photo by Seth Olenick Comedian Brian Posehn will perform two shows Thursday at Calhoun Street Soup Salad and Spirits.

  • Courtesy “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live: King for a Day!” takes the stage Thursday at the Honeywell Center in Wabash.  

  • File Pokagon State Park's Toboggan Run in Angola is open for the season through Feb. 25. Hours are 5:30 to 9 p.m. today, 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.  

Friday, January 05, 2018 1:00 am

Out and about

COMEDY

THURSDAY

Brian Posehn – 7 and 9 p.m.; Calhoun Street Soup Salad and Spirits, 1915 S. Calhoun St.; http://calhouncs3.com.

DANCES

TODAY

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

Dance with Dave Cowdrey – 8 p.m.; lesson, 7:30 p.m.; Anchor Room Dance Studio, 7145 Indiana 1 N., Ossian; $10 a person; 260-622-6644.

SATURDAY

Fort Wayne Dancesport – 8 to 11 p.m.; IPFW Walb Classic Ballroom, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; $5 youth members, $8 youth non-members; $8 adult members and $10 non-members; www.fwdancesport.org.

MUSEUM EXHIBITS

ALL WEEKEND

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum – Classic, antique and special interest cars; 1600 S. Wayne St., Auburn; hours and cost, 260-925-1444 or www.automobilemuseum.org. The Tucker on display through April and exhibit, “Boattails! Supercars of the Golden Age.”

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – “Snow Days,” ends Sunday; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3 to 17, free ages 2 and younger; hours, 427-6440 or www.fortwayneparks.org. Work of artist Carolyn Stachera, public reception from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, ends Jan. 31.

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

National Automotive and Truck Museum of the United States – “Cars and Trucks Like You Used to Own”; adjacent to Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum; hours and cost, 260-925-9100, www.natmus.org.

Science Central – “Spiders!” touring exhibit, ends Sunday; 1950 N. Clinton St.; $9 ages 3 to 64, $8 ages 65 and older, free for members and 2 and younger; hours, 424-2400 or www.sciencecentral.org.

Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site – Nearly 150 acres of lake shore, formal gardens, woods and newly restored wetlands and prairies; 1205 Pleasant Point, Rome City; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays; www.genestratton-porter.com.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

Early Ford V-8 Foundation Museum – On display, 1932 Ford chassis; 2181 General Doolittle Drive, Auburn; hours, 260-927-8022 or www.fordv8foundation.org. On exhibit, donated Lincoln-Zephyr Continental Cabriolet.

RECREATIONAL

ALL WEEKEND

Headwaters Ice Skating Rink – 333 S. Clinton St.; $5 ages 14 and older, $3 ages 13 and younger; $2 skate rental; holiday hours, noon to 10 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday; regular hours begin Monday, 1 to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, noon to 10 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and noon to 8 p.m. Sunday; 422-7625 or www.fortwayneparks.org; ends March 4.

TUESDAY

Little River Ramblers Nature Hike – Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project; 9 to 11 a.m.; meet at Boy Scout parking lot, 8315 W. Jefferson Blvd.; free; 478-2515 or info@lrwp.org.

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

SATURDAY

Fort Wayne's Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Lincoln Financial Event Center, Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; www.ftwaynesfarmersmarket.com; ends May 12.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Gun and Knife Show – 9 a.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. Sunday; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $7 adults, $6 seniors ages 60 and older and free for children ages 12 and younger.

Winter Bridal Spectacular – Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 3 p.m. Sunday; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $10.

WEDNESDAY

“Tommy Wiseau's 'The Room' ” – 8 p.m.; Regal Cinemas, Coldwater Crossing, 211 W. Washington Center Road; tickets, www.fathomevents.com.

SPORTS

TODAY

Fort Wayne Mad Ants – vs. Windy City Bulls; 7 p.m.; $6 to $22 (prices increase by $2 on game day); www.ticketmaster.com or 1-800-745-3000.

SATURDAY

Komets – vs. Indy Fuel; 7:30 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; adults, $13 to $28; seniors and students ages 12 to 18, $12 to $24; children ages 12 and younger, $8 to $19; ticketmaster.com and 1-800-745-3000.

SUNDAY

Fort Wayne Mad Ants – vs. Lakeland Magic; 5 p.m.; $6 to $22 (prices increase by $2 on game day); www.ticketmaster.com or 1-800-745-3000.

THEATER

TODAY AND SATURDAY

“Red” – First Presbyterian Theater; 7:30 p.m.; $20 general admission, $18 for seniors ages 65 and older and free for the first 30 full-time students with reservation, $10 after or if bought at the door; 300 W. Wayne St.; 426-7421, ext. 121, or www.firstpresbyteriantheater.com; ends Jan. 20.