File Runners will take part in Associated Churches' annual Father's Day 5K Saturday.
File More than 19,000 plastic ducks will race on the St. Joseph River Saturday as part of the Weigand Construction Duck Race at Johnny Appleseed Park.
File BBQ Ribfest happens all weekend at Headwaters Park. The event features music and of course all things barbecue.
Friday, June 14, 2019 1:00 am
Out and about
A la carte
“Secret Life of Pets 2” – Sensory-friendly film screening; 1 p.m.; ABCinema, 130 W. Monroe St., Decatur; www.abcinemainc.com.
DeWana Green – Author of “Vonny B and Me”; 2 to 5 p.m.; reading and meet and greet; Barnes and Noble, Jefferson Pointe, 4140 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Erica Nicole Clark – Fort Wayne Comedy Club, 2104 S. Calhoun St.; 7:15 p.m. show, $15 advance, $20 day of show; 9:45 p.m. show, $20 advance, $25 day of show; www.fortwaynecomedyclub.com.
Legion Dance – Justus III; 7 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; $5; open to public; 456-2988.
“Energy Rising” – Fort Wayne Dance Collective; 4 p.m.; North Side High School auditorium, 475 E. State Blvd.; $15 per person or $40 for four adults, $10 students, free for ages 5 and younger; fwdc.org or 424-6574.
Contra Dance – Sponsored by the Fort Wayne Traditional Music and Dance Society; 8 to 11 p.m., lessons at 7:30 p.m.; Fort Wayne Dance Collective, 437 E. Berry St.; $9 general public, $6 students, free for ages 12 and younger; 260-244-1905.
BBQ RibFest – Noon to 11 p.m. today, noon to midnight Saturday and noon to 8 p.m. Sunday; Headwaters Park, 333 S. Clinton St.; free admission until 5:30 p.m. today and Saturday; after, $6 ages 13 and older, $5 seniors, $4 students, military, fire and police; $3 on Sunday; bbqribfest.com.
Flag Day – 7 p.m.; Auburn Elks Lodge 1978 will conduct history of flag and flag ritual; DeKalb Outdoor Theater, Auburn; free but donations accepted.
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. “Cars & Coffee” from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday. Also, “Father's Day Classic Cruise” from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday in which participants can ride in several classic Auburn and Cord cars for a donation of $10.
Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – “Migrations” live butterfly exhibit, ends July 7; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3-17, free ages 2 and younger; hours, 427-6440 or www.fortwayneparks.org.
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; 426-2882 or www.fwhistorycenter.com.
Science Central – 1950 N. Clinton St.; $9 ages 3-64, $8 ages 65 and older, free members 2 and younger; hours, 424-2400 or www.sciencecentral.org.
Veterans National Memorial Shrine and Museum – 2122 O'Day Road; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
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.
National Military History Center – Batmobile items, “Dukes of Hazzard” car General Lee, two “Knight Rider” cars, World's Monster Truck Hall of Fame, a Dale Earnhardt car; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily; 5634 County Road 11-A, Auburn; $10, free ages 6 and younger; 260-927-9144 or www.nationalmilitaryhistorycenter.org.
Northeastern Indiana Racing Museum – Inside National Military History Center and Kruse Automotive Museum, Auburn; open daily, hours and cost, 316-0966 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sauder Village – 22611 Ohio 2, Archbold, Ohio; $18 adults, $12 ages 6-16, free ages 5 and younger; hours, 800-590-9755 or www.saudervillage.org; through Oct. 27. Free admission for fathers on Sunday.
TODAY AND SATURDAY
The Old Jail Museum – World War II exhibit through November; 121 N. Indiana St., Warsaw; hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; free admission; www.kosciuskohistory.com.
Early Ford V-8 Foundation Museum – On display, 1932 Ford chassis, donated Lincoln-Zephyr Continental Cabriolet; 2181 General Doolittle Drive, Auburn; hours, 260-927-8022 or www.fordv8foundation.org.
Father's Day 5K – 8:30 a.m.; Associated Churches, 602 E. Wayne St.; $30; runsignup.com/race/in/fortwayne/fd5k2019.
Little River Ramblers Nature Hike – Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project; 9 to 11 a.m.; meet at Eagle Marsh barn, 6801 Engle Road; free; 478-2515 or email@example.com.
Trek the Trails – 6 p.m.; 9-mile bike ride; Rockhill Park trailhead, 1400 Catalpa St.; free.
Fort Wayne Children's Zoo – Shark conservation area, stingray touch pool, giraffes and lions; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily; 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $15 ages 19-61, $10 ages 2-18, $12 ages 62 and older, free ages 1 and younger; 427-6800 or www.kidszoo.org.
TODAY AND SATURDAY
Shipshewana Flea Market – 3 to 8 p.m. today and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; first weekend market in 80 years; 345 S. Van Buren St., Shipshewana; www.shipshewanafleamarket.com.
River Drums – Noon to 5 p.m.; Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; celebration of rivers and the native people who lived in city; dancing, music and educational displays; free.
Weigand Construction Duck Race – 6:30 p.m.; Johnny Appleseed Park, 1500 E. Coliseum Blvd.; more than 19,000 plastic ducks race on the St. Joseph River; firework show at 9:45 p.m.; benefits SCAN; free; www.scanduckrace.org.
Juneteenth – 2 to 6 p.m.; Weisser Park Youth Center, 802 Eckart St.; dance, musical performances, basketball tournament and youth activities; free.
Touch a Truck – 9 a.m. to noon; Washington main commons parking lot, downtown Bluffton; children can view dump truck, police car, ambulance, fire truck; free.
Stargazing – 9 p.m.; Lancaster Park, 200 E. Jackson St., Bluffton; telescopes available for viewing; free.
Historic West Main Street Farmers Market – 3 to 8 p.m.; 1936 W. Main St.; operated by the Nebraska Neighborhood Association; through Oct. 11.
South Side Farmers Market – 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 3300 block of Warsaw Street, between Oxford and Pontiac streets; www.southsidefarmersmarket.com; ends Dec. 21.
Fort Wayne Food Tours – 3 p.m.; downtown food and history walking tours; $60; www.fortwaynefoodtours.com; ends Sept. 30.
YLNI Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; corner of Barr and Wayne streets; ends Sept. 28.
Fort Wayne's Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; corner of Wayne and Barr streets.
MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
Annie Oakley Perfumery open house – 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; sensory tours and essential oil education sessions; 300 Johnson St., Ligonier; free; annieoakley.com.
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY
Shipshewana Flea Market – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 345 S. Van Buren St., Shipshewana; www.shipshewanafleamarket.com; ends Sept. 25.
Decatur Farmers Market – 4 to 7 p.m.; along First Street in downtown Decatur; events on Facebook page.
TODAY AND SATURDAY
TinCaps – vs. Lake County; 7:05 p.m.; Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; tickets, 482-6400 or tincapstickets.com.
TinCaps – vs. Lake County; 1:05 p.m.; Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; tickets, 482-6400 or tincapstickets.com.
TODAY AND SATURDAY
“Rumors” – Arena Dinner Theater; 7 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. show today and Saturday; $40; 719 Rockhill St.; 424-5622 or www.arenadinnertheatre.org; ends June 29.
“Robin Hood” – Auburn Actors Theater; 7:30 p.m.; DeKalb Outdoor Theater, 301 South Center St., Auburn; free; dekalboutdoortheater.org.