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The Journal Gazette

  • Courtesy Sarrazine Prough, left, and Gary Coffelt star in Fort Wayne Civic Theatre’s performance of “Miracle on 34th Street,” which opens Saturday.

  • File The annual Veteran’s Day parade Saturday will begin along Parnell Avenue and end with a ceremony at Memorial Coliseum. 

  • Courtesy Collin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood will bring their comedy tour to the Honeywell Center in Wabash today.

Friday, November 08, 2019 1:00 am

Out and about

A la carte


“The Great Pirate Adventure” – 6 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; tickets start at $19; or 800-745-3000.



Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood – “Scared Scriptless” tour; 7:30 p.m.; Honeywell Center, Wabash; tickets from $39 to $76; or 260-563-1102.


John McClellan – Fort Wayne Comedy Club, 2104 S. Calhoun St.; 7:15 p.m. show, $15 advance, $20 day of; 9:45 p.m. show, $25 advance, $30 day of;


Bert Kreischer – 7 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; tickets, or 800-745-3000.



Legion Dance – Justus III; 7 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; no cover; open to public; 456-2988.


Mystic India: The World Tour – “A Bollywood Dance Spectacular”; 7:30 p.m.; Purdue University Fort Wayne, Rhinehart Music Center, Auer Performance Hall, 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd.; $10; 481-6555 or



Fort Wayne Village Marketplace – 5 to 8 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; upscale holiday shopping event; SportOne Parkview Fieldhouse, 3946 Ice Way; $5, free for 12 and younger;


Tree lighting ceremony – 7 p.m.; Jefferson Pointe, 4130 W. Jefferson Blvd.; features synchronized light show to Christmas music; also, Santa from 7 to 9 p.m.



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

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

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

Science Central – 1950 N. Clinton St.; regular museum prices, $9 ages 3 to 64, $8 ages 65 and older, free members 2 and younger; hours, 424-2400 or

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

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

Northeastern Indiana Racing Museum – Inside National Military History Center and Kruse Automotive Museum, Auburn; open daily, hours and cost, 316-0966 or


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

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;


Veterans National Memorial Shrine and Museum – 2122 O'Day Road; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday and Thursday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; free admission.



Fort Wayne United Late Night Basketball League – 8 to 11 p.m.; Renaissance Pointe YMCA, 2323 Bowser Ave.; for ages 16 to 25;


Little River Ramblers Nature Hike – Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project; 9 to 11 a.m.; meet at Arrowhead Prairie, 8624 Aboite Road, Roanoke; free; 478-2515 or



“Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live” – 7:30 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $25 to $59; or 800-745-3000.


Sports card show – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Ramada Plaza Center, 305 E. Washington Center Road; free admission.

“A Soldier's Story: Never Forgotten” – 10 a.m.; film discusses how casualties of World War II affected small community in Hardin County, Ohio; Bryan Library, Carnegie Room, 107 E. High St., Bryan, Ohio; free.

Harvest Celebration – Noon to 2 p.m.; Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site, 1205 Pleasant Point, Rome City; $8 members, $10 non-members, free for ages 3 and younger.

South Side Farmers Market – 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 3300 block of Warsaw Street, between Oxford and Pontiac streets;; ends Dec. 21.

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


“The Price Is Right Live” – 7:30 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $29 to $55; or 800-745-3000 or 424-5665.



Mad Ants – vs. Lakeland Magic; 7 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $15 to $40; or 800-745-3000.


Mad Ants – vs. Long Island Nets; 7 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $15 to $40; or 800-745-3000.



“The Sound of Music” – University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts; 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday; USF Robert Goldstine Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry St.; $17 adults, $15 ages 65 and older and 18 and younger; 422-4226, or; ends Nov. 17.


“Miracle on 34th Street” – Fort Wayne Civic Theatre; 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday; Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St.; $33 adults, $28 seniors, $20 ages 23 and younger; 424-5220 or; ends Nov. 24.



Veterans Day Parade – 11 a.m.; beginning at the corner of State Boulevard and Parnell Avenue; ceremony to follow at Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; hosted by the Allen County Council of Veterans Organizations.