Fort Wayne weekend events, November 2 – 4

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) –

Old Fort Cluster Dog Shows – Friday, Nov. 2 – Sunday, Nov. 4 @ 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Admission: Free
Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Avenue

McNamara Florist Holiday Open House – Friday, Nov. 2 @ 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 3 @ 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 4 @ Noon – 5 p.m.
This season, enjoy the beauty and wonder with McNamara Florist’s holiday collections. Featuring Hoosier Holiday, Rose Gold, Cosmopolitan, Grey Flannel and more. Refreshments will be served featuring samples from DeBrand Fine Chocolates. Also, you can enter to win a $50 gift certificate to McNamara Florist.
Admission: Free
Location: McNamara Florist, 4322 DeForest Avenue

Fort Wayne Komets vs. Indy Fuel – Friday, Nov. 2 @ 8 p.m.
Cheer on the Fort Wayne Komets, known this weekend as the Fort Wayne Blacksnakes, as they take on Indy Fuel this Friday at the Memorial Coliseum.
Admission: Adults $13-$29; SEniors $12-$25; Children $9-$20
Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Avenue

Civic Theatre: Elf the Musical – Friday, Nov. 2 and Saturday, Nov. 3 @ 8 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 4 @ 2 p.m.
This modern day holiday classic is sure to make everyone embrace their inner elf. After all, the best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear.
Admission: $17-$30
Location: Fort Wayne Civic Theatre, 303 E. Main Street

10th Annual Holiday Craft Bazaar – Saturday, Nov. 3 @ 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
10th annual craft bazaar featuring local handcrafted items like wood crafted decor, jewelry, natural soaps and bath products, candy, painted items, baked goods and much more. Lunch is scheduled from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., with proceeds benefiting Youth Ministries.
Admission: Free
Location: Colony Heights Church of Christ, 4724 E. Tillman Road

Science Central’s 2018 AWS Special Abilities Day – Saturday, Nov. 3 @ 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Free to members of the community with special abilities with pre-registration. Through the generous support of the AWS Foundation, Science Central hosts Special Abilities Days, providing fun science education for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. On special abilities days, modifications are made to exhibits and programs, such as lower ambient sound levels, increased light in areas that are usually dark, extra staff on-hand, and much more.
Admission: Free with pre-registration
Location: Science Central, 1950 N. Clinton Street

Last Laugh with Director Ferne Pearlstein – Saturday, Nov. 3 @ 5-7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 4 @ 9:30-11:15 a.m.
“Are we allowed to joke about the Holocaust?” At times both outrageously funny and thoughtprovoking, “The Last Laugh” puts this question to comedians Mel Brooks, Sarah Silverman, Gilbert Gottfried, and many others, in addition to public figures and survivors. Their answers offer fresh insights into the Holocaust, 9/11, AIDS, racism, and about what is or isn’t off-limits in a society that prizes freedom of speech.
Admission: $10 General Admission, $5 Students
Location: Cinema Center, 437 E. Berry Street

The Space in Between – Saturday, Nov. 3 @ 7-9 p.m.
Ballet 5:8 invites you to experience a riveting evening of dance featuring two one-act ballets.
Admission: Adults $25, Senior/Student $20, Children $12
Location: First Presbyterian Theater, 300 W. Wayne Street

Carl Palmer’s ELP Legacy – Emerson, Lake and Palmer Lives On! – Saturday, Nov. 3 @ 7:30 p.m.
Carl Palmer is a drummer’s drummer. A consummate professional, a brilliant technician and a dynamic showman, he has thrilled listeners and audiences alike for nearly four decades with some of music’s most memorable bands including Atomic Rooster, The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown, Asia and Emerson, Lake & Palmer.
Admission: $25-$39
Location: Clyde Theatre, 1808 Bluffton Road

Fort Wayne Komets vs. Kalamazoo – Saturday, Nov. 3 @ 7:30 p.m.
Cheer on the Fort Wayne Komets, known this weekend as the Fort Wayne Blacksnakes, as they take on Kalamazoo this Saturday!
Admission: Adults $13-$29; SEniors $12-$25; Children $9-$20
Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Avenue

Disney’s Fantasia – Saturday, Nov. 3 @ 7:30-9:30 p.m.
“Fantasia” brought to life Walt Disney’s dazzling animated imagery with great orchestral classics. The cinematic masterpiece is presented with the live Fort Wayne Philharmonic performing a compilation of scenes from the original 1940 movie version and “Fantasia 2000”, including “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice”, “Pomp and Circumstance”, and music from “The Firebird.”
Admission: $21.75-$75
Location: Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Boulevard

History Center: George R. Mather Lecture Series 2018-2019 – Sunday, Nov. 4 @ 2 p.m.
This month, featuring: Tony Garel-Frantzen – Hoosier Aviator Paul Baer: America’s First Combat Ace.
Admission: Free
Location: The History Center, 302 E. Berry Street

Fort Wayne Ballet’s Princess Tea – Sunday, Nov. 4 @ 2-4 p.m.
An afternoon of treats and tea for children and adults alike with crafts, storytime and your Fort Wayne Ballet dancers!
Admission: $35
Location: Fort Wayne Ballet, Inc., 303 E. Main Street

Trees Trail Challenge – Sunday, Nov. 4 @ 2-5 p.m.
The Trees Trail Challenge is a race, run or walk along the beautiful mountain bike trails of Franke Park. The event offers a 10 or 4-mile trail run or a 2-mile family fun walk. A kids-zone with fall friendly kids activities will be open to all families who just want to get in touch with nature and enjoy the park. Food will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit Trees Indiana, an organization committed to connecting kids with nature.
Admission: 10 and 4-mile races – $30; 2-mile walk $35; kids-zone activities are free
Location: Franke Park, 3411 Sherman Boulevard

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