The Journal Gazette
Friday, July 16, 2021 1:00 am

Out & About



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


Legion Dance – Country Junction; 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; no cover charge; open to public; 456-2988.


Legion Dance – Melvin Mullins; 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; $5; open to public; 456-2988.


Family Dance with Sydney Pacula – 6 p.m.; 5110 Smith St.; hosted by Bridge of Grace Compassionate Ministries Center, Mount Vernon Park Neighborhood Association and Allen County Public Library; free; in case of rain, event will be at Many Nations Church, 5100 Gaywood Drive.



Lambert Days – 4 to 10 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday; live music, food, parade and fireworks; various locations in Ohio City, Ohio; for more information, go to


Three Rivers Festival – Various locations and times; Junk Food Alley, Midway; for more information, go to

St. Joe Pickle Festival – 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday; 6127 Indiana 1, St. Joe; tours of pickle factory, food, live music and fireworks.



Science Central – 1950 N. Clinton St.; regular museum prices, $10 ages 3 and older, free members 2 and younger; hours, 424-2400 or

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – “Visions of the Old West” garden exhibit, ends Nov. 14; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3-17, free ages 2 and younger; hours, 427-6440 or

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum – “Duesenberg: The Evolution of America's Finest Motorcar” exhibit, featuring eight Duesenberg vehicles and two engines; 1600 S. Wayne St., Auburn; info at 260-925-1444 or Free museum admission for current serving military personnel and their families through Sept. 6 as part of the Blue Star Museums initiative.

The Old Fort – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday; through Aug. 1; staff available for tours and questions; soldiers talk about their daily lives on Saturdays and Sundays and local craftspeople work each Thursday; free admission; presented by Historic Fort Wayne.


The History Center – 302 E. Berry St.; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; call 426-2882 or go to Annual T.R.A.I.N display through Saturday.

Sauder Village – 22611 Ohio 2, Archbold, Ohio; $20 adults, $14 ages 6 to 16, free ages 5 and younger; hours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, closed Tuesday; 800-590-9755 or; through Oct. 31.


Veterans National Memorial Shrine and Museum – 2122 O'Day Road; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; free admission; grounds open 24/7 or museum by appointment by calling 267-5022;



Three Rivers Federal Credit Union Pedal, Paddle, Play – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Promenade Park, 202 W. Superior St.; $25 individual, $45 double, free for children 15 and younger with a registered adult; more information and to register at


Lake City Skiers – 6:30 p.m.; Hidden Lake, Warsaw; performances throughout summer; shows are free;


Trek the Trails – 6 p.m.; Swinney Park West trailhead, 2100 W. Jefferson Blvd.; for more information, go



Fort Wayne Children's Zoo – 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $15 ages 19 to 61, $13 ages 62 and older and $11 ages 2 to 18; hours,


Historic West Main Street Farmers Market – 3 to 7 p.m.; 1936 W. Main St.; operated by Nebraska Neighborhood Association; ends Oct. 29.

Johnnie Mae Farm Market – 2 to 6 p.m.; Renaissance Pointe Neighborhood, 2518 Winter St.; through fall;


Duesies & Movies series – Outdoor film screening of “The Princess and the Frog”; at sundown; Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum, Auburn; free.

Pinto Stampede – Celebrating 50th anniversary of the Ford Pinto; cars from all over the United States will make stop at the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum in Auburn 10:30 a.m. then at the International Monster Truck Hall of Fame in Auburn at 1:30 p.m.;

Stargazing – Offered by Fort Wayne Astronomical Society; begins one hour after sunset and continuing for two hours; Star*Quest Observatory, Jefferson Township Park, 1720 S. Webster Road, New Haven; continues every clear Saturday night through November;

South Side Farmers Market – 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 3300 block of Warsaw Street;; ends mid-December.

YLNI Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; along Barr Street downtown; ends Sept. 30.

Ft. Wayne's Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; outdoor market at McCulloch Park, 1795 Broadway.

Downtown Wabash Farmers Market – 8 a.m. to noon; Honeywell Center/Wabash Elks parking lot, Cass and Market streets, Wabash; ends Sept. 26.

Parlor City Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 118 W. Market St., Bluffton; ends Oct. 31.

Allen County Marketplace – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; combines farmers market, craft shows and antique shows; Huntertown Family Park, 2302 Woods Road, Huntertown; outdoor market every third Saturday of each month through October; free.


“The Revolutionary War on the Western Front” – Historic Fort Wayne reenactment; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday; Old Fort, 1201 Spy Run Ave.; free but donations accepted.


Rocket launch – Hosted by Summit City Aerospace Modelers; 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.; Concordia Seminary athletic fields, 6600 N. Clinton St.; free.


Storytime on the Riverfront – 10 to 11 a.m. or 11 a.m. to noon; Promenade Park, Auer Lawn, 202 W. Superior St.; children's literature by Allen County Public Library Mondays through Aug. 30.


Shipshewana Flea Market – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 345 S. Van Buren St., Shipshewana; ends Sept. 30.


Salomon Farmers Market – 4 to 7 p.m.; Salomon Farm Park, 817 W. Dupont Road; ends Sept. 1.

Ft. Wayne's Farmers Market – 3 to 7 p.m.; outdoor market at McCulloch Park, 1795 Broadway.


ARCH walking tour – “A Stroll Along West Rudisill”; 7 p.m.; meet in First Missionary Church parking lot, 701 W. Rudisill Blvd.; there is an admission fee; for tickets, go to or call 426-5117.

Retro Reels – Film screening of “Apollo 13”; gates open at 8 p.m., film begins at 9:45 p.m.; 13-24 Drive In, 890 Indiana 13, Wabash; $8 per carload;



Fort Wayne TinCaps – vs. Dayton; 7:05 p.m. Friday, 6:35 p.m. Saturday and 1:05 p.m. Sunday; Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; tickets, or 482-6400.

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