The Journal Gazette
 
 
Friday, December 20, 2019 1:00 am

Out and about

COMEDY

SATURDAY

Vince Morris – With Kathie Dice; 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; 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.

HOLIDAY

ALL WEEKEND

Blue Jacket's Fantasy of Lights – 6 to 10 p.m. today and Saturday and 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday; also, 6 to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; Franke Park, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $10 per car, additional fees for vans and buses; ends Dec. 31.

Holiday Light Show Drive-Thru – 6 to 9 p.m.; also, Monday through Thursday; Van Wert County Fairgrounds, Van Wert, Ohio; $5 per car for drive-thru and $7 per car for carriage ride; ends Dec. 27.

Wonderland of Lights – 6 to 9 p.m. daily; Ouabache State Park, 4930 E. Indiana 201, Bluffton; ends Dec. 31; admission is $5.

Lights of Joy – Drive-thru light display; 6 to 10 p.m. today and Saturday and 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; Shipshewana RV Park, Indiana 5, Shipshewana; $20 per vehicle Fridays and Saturdays and $15 other days; ends Jan. 4; www.shipshewanalightsofjoy.com.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

“The Santaland Diaries” – First Presbyterian Theater; 7:30 p.m.; 300 W. Wayne St.; $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.

SUNDAY

German Christmas – 6:30 p.m.; Old German School, 3995 N

1000 W, Huntington; tree decorated with ornaments from Germany, Christmas story read in German and English; Christmas carols, including singing of “Stille Nacht” by candlelight; free.

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 – “Christmas Connections” holiday exhibit, ends Jan. 5; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3-17, free ages 2 and younger; hours, 427-6440 or botanicalconservatory.org. Santa and the reindeer from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.

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; call 426-2882 or go to fwhistorycenter.com.

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 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.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

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

RECREATIONAL

SATURDAY

Winter Solstice Walk and Ride – 5 p.m. doors open; Salomon Farm Park, 817 W. Dupont Road; participants encouraged to bring flashlight to light up walk or bike ride along trail.

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.

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

SATURDAY

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 Saturday.

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

SPORTS

SATURDAY

Indoor Flat Track Motorcycle Racing – 5 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $25 ages 13 and older, $12 ages 6 to 12 and free for ages 5 and younger; ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000.

TODAY

Komets – vs. Indy Fuel; 8 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $13 to $29 adults, $12 to $25 for ages 60 and older and 12 to 18, $9 to $20 ages 11 and younger.

SATURDAY

Komets – vs. Cincinnati Cyclones; 7:30 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $13 to $29 adults, $12 to $25 for ages 60 and older and 12 to 18, $9 to $20 ages 11 and younger.

A la carte

TODAY

Lightwire Theater's “A Very Electric Christmas” – 7:30 p.m.; Honeywell Center, 275 W. Market St., Wabash; $10 to $35;

honeywellcenter.org or 260-563-1102.


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