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  • Courtesy The Amazing Fall Fun Corn Maze in Waterloo opens today and will operate each weekend through Oct. 27.

  • File The Korea Festival takes place Saturday at the Allen County Public Library.  

  • File Residents can take part in farm life at the Fall Harvest Festival today and Saturday at Salomon Farm Park on Dupont Road. 

Friday, September 13, 2019 1:00 am

Out and about

A la carte

SATURDAY

Pride and Purpose Car, Bike and Truck Show – Hosted by 2nd Marine Corps League Detachment 1435; registration from 9 to 11 a.m., awards ceremony at 2 p.m.; VFW Post 857, 2205 W. Main St.; $10 entry fee for vehicles.

COMEDY

TODAY

Ron White – 8 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; tickets, which start at $39, available at box office, 800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com.

SATURDAY

Troy Davis – Fort Wayne Comedy Club, 2104 S. Calhoun St.; 7:15 p.m. show, $15 advance, $20 day of; 9:45 p.m. show, $20 advance, $25 day of; www.fortwaynecomedyclub.com.

DANCE

TODAY

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

SUNDAY

Singles Dance – 6 to 9:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 47, 601 Reed Road; $8; DJ, cash bar, potluck.

FESTIVALS

TODAY

Hobnobben Film Festival Preview Party – Screening of “American Mullet”; 6 to 9 p.m.; Cinema Center, 437 E. Berry St.; $20; cinemacenter.org.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

Fall Harvest Festival – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; features live animals, hands-on activities, oat/wheat threshing, corn husking and wagon rides; Salomon Farm Park, 817 W. Dupont Road; free.

Ossian Days – 5 to 10 p.m. today and 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday; downtown Ossian; for times and activities, go to ossiandays.com.

SATURDAY

Korea Festival – Noon to 5 p.m.; Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; features Korean culture through arts, food and history; koreafestival-fw.com.

Fort Wayne Donut and Pastry Fest – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Headwaters Park, 333 S. Clinton St.; tickets $5 to $20; bit.ly/DPFest.

MUSEUM EXHIBITS

ALL WEEKEND

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum – Classic, antique and special-interest cars; 1600 S. Wayne St., Auburn; info at 260-925-1444 or www.automobilemuseum.org.

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – “Botanica Jones: Scientist, Merchant or Thief?” exhibit, ends Nov. 17; 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.

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

National Military History Center – Batmobile items, “Dukes of Hazzard” car General Lee, two “Knight Rider” cars; 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 ksplace1@frontier.com.

Sauder Village – Apple Week begins Tuesday through Sept. 21; 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.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

Swiss Heritage Village – Indoor and outdoor museum depicting life in the mid-1800s; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday; www.swissheritage.org; ends Oct. 31.

Early Ford V-8 Foundation Museum – 2181 General Doolittle Drive, Auburn; hours, 260-927-8022 or www.fordv8foundation.org.

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.

RECREATIONAL

TUESDAY

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 info@lrwp.org.

Trek the Trails – 6 p.m.; 9-mile bike ride; Rockhill Park trailhead, meet at the trailhead in Rockhill Park near 1400 Catalpa St.; free.

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

ALL WEEKEND

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo – Shark conservation area, stingray touch pool, giraffes and lions; 9 a.m. to 5 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; closes for season Oct. 6.

Amazing Fall Fun Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch – 6 to 10 p.m. today, noon to 10 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday; 3150 County Road 43, Waterloo; $8 per person, $2 hay ride; every weekend through Oct. 27; amazingfallfun.com.

TODAY

Historic West Main Street Farmers Market – 3 to 8 p.m.; 1936 W. Main St.; operated by Nebraska Neighborhood Association; through Oct. 11.

Johnnie Mae Farm Stand – 4 to 7 p.m.; Renaissance Pointe Neighborhood, 2518 Winter St.; ends Oct. 25; www.johnniemaefarm.org.

SATURDAY

Rotors Over Mentone – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Lawrence D. Bell Aircraft Museum, 210 S. Oak St., Mentone; features museum tours, viewing of helicopters and helicopter rides.

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; ends Sept. 28.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Fort Wayne Stamp Show – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday; hosted by the Anthony Wayne Stamp Society; History Center, 302 E. Berry St.; free admission and parking.

SUNDAY

Cars & Caring Car Show and Mental Health and Wellness Fair – Noon to 4 p.m.; Southwest Lutheran Church, 5120 Homestead Road; features mental health services available in community, blood drive, car show, children's activities and appearance by “The Voice” contestant Addison Agen; $10 registration for vehicles.

MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

“3 From Hell” – Film screening; 7 p.m.; Regal Cinemas, Coldwater Crossing 14, 211 W. Washington Center Road; go to www.fathomevents.com for tickets.

TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY

Shipshewana Flea Market – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 345 S. Van Buren St., Shipshewana; Shipshewanafleamarket.com; ends Sept. 25.

THURSDAY

Decatur Farmers Market – 4 to 7 p.m.; along First Street in downtown Decatur; events on Facebook page; ends Oct. 17.

THEATER

ALL WEEKEND

“The Importance of Being Earnest” – First Presbyterian Theater; 7:30 p.m.; $20 general admission, $18 seniors 65 and older, free for first 30 full-time students with reservation, $10 otherwise; 426-7421, ext. 121, or www.firstpresbyteriantheater.com; ends Sept. 21.

“Sweeney Todd” – Fort Wayne Civic Theatre; 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday; Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St.; $33 adults, $28 seniors and $20 ages 23 and younger; 424-5220 or fwcivic.org.