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This Week's Giveaway: A Christmas Carol Nov. 5-22 Fort Wayne Civic Theatre

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Thursday, October 27

Things To Do

Columbia City Haunted Jail Haunted tours of the jail where Charles Butler was hung, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27; 7-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Oct. 28-29; 7-9 p.m. Sunday-Monday, Oct. 30-31; 7-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Nov. 4-5 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, Columbia City Haunted Jail, Columbia City, $13-$20, www.columbiacityhauntedjail.com

Hysterium Haunted asylum; formerly the Haunted Cave, 7-9:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27; 7 p.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday, Oct. 28-29; 7-9:30 p.m. Sunday-Monday, Oct. 30-31, 4410 Arden Dr., Fort Wayne, $13, $5 tool shed escape, www.facebook.com/hysteriumftwayne

Pamela C. Newell Artist Demonstration — Conducted in conjunction with the Oil Painters of America 2016 Salon Show, 5-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, Castle Gallery Fine Art, Fort Wayne, 426-6568

Trunk or Treat — Car to car trick-or-treating and more w/the Fort Wayne Corvette Club and Eel River Elementary School PTA, 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, Byron Health Center courtyard and parking lot, Fort Wayne, free, 637-3166

National Shows

Steve Vai — Rock at Honeywell Center, Wabash, 7:30 p.m., $29-$100, 563-1102

Music & Comedy

Ben Wineland — Variety at LaOtto Brewing Company, LaOtto, 6-8 p.m., no cover, 897-3360

Columbia Street Unplugged w/Shelly Dixon & Jeff McRae — Acoustic at Columbia Street West, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., no cover, 422-5055

Comedy, Comedy, Comedy! — Comedy at Neat Neat Neat Records, Fort Wayne, 8-9:30 p.m., no cover, 241-3956

Hubie Ashcraft — Acoustic at Checkerz Bar & Grill, Fort Wayne, 8-10 p.m., no cover, 489-0286

Jazz Jam — Open jam at Sweetwater Sound, Fort Wayne, 7-8:30 p.m., no cover, 432-8176

Jeff McDonald — Folk at Don Hall's Guesthouse, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 489-2524

Morgan Showman — Rock/variety at Beamer's Sports Grill, Fort Wayne, 7-10 p.m., no cover, 625-1002

Motor Folkers — Acoustic rock at Adams Lake Pub, Wolcottville, 7-11 p.m., no cover, 854-3463

My Apollo w/Heaven's Gateway Drugs, The Harlequins — Rock at Calhoun Street Soups, Salads & Spirits, Fort Wayne, 8 p.m., $5, (260) 456-7005

Open Mic — Hosted by Mike Conley at Mad Anthony Brewing Co., Fort Wayne, 8:30-11 p.m., no cover, 426-2537

Open Stage Jam — Hosted by Pop 'n' Fresh at Office Tavern, Fort Wayne, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., no cover, 478-5827

Karaoke & DJs


TK's Bar & Grill — Karaoke w/Ambient Noise Ent., 8 p.m.


Club Paradise — The Voice Karaoke w/DJ Rob & DJ B, 8:30 p.m.

Piggy's — Karaoke w/DJ Shaun Marcus, 10 p.m.


Mimi's Retreat — Karaoke, 8 p.m.


Taps Pub — Sidecar Gary's Karaoke & DJ, 8-11 p.m. , no cover

Fort Wayne

Arena — American Idol Karaoke w/Jay, 8 p.m.

Deer Park Irish Pub — Bucca Karaoke w/Bucca, 10 p.m. , no cover

Double Down — Shooting Star Prod. w/Stu, 9 p.m.

Latch String Bar & Grill — American Idol Karaoke, 8 p.m. , no cover

Nick's Martini & Wine Bar — American Idol Karaoke, 8-11 p.m. , no cover

North Star — Shut Up & Sing w/Michael Campbell, 8 p.m. , no cover

O'Sullivan's Italian Irish Pub — Tronic, 10 p.m. , no cover

Piere's — House DJ, 9 p.m.

Wrigley Field Bar & Grill — Live DJ, 10 p.m. , no cover


Paul's Pub — Shotgun Prod. Karaoke, 10 p.m.

New Haven

Rack and Helen's — American Idol Karaoke w/TJ, 10 p.m. , no cover

Stage & Dance

Ain’t Misbehavin’ — Musical comprised on Fats Waller classics, 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday, Oct. 27-28 and Friday-Saturday, Nov. 4-5; 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6; 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Nov. 11-12; 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13, First Presbyterian Theater, Fort Wayne, $12-$20, 426-7421 ext. 121


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Art & Artifacts

Art of Healing — Works created to inspire healing and overcoming personal obstacles, Friday-Sunday thru Nov. 13, Garrett Museum of Art, Garrett, 704-5400

Austin Cartwright and Eric Carlson — Drawings and clay sculptures, Tuesday-Saturday thru Nov. 5, Crestwoods Frame Shop & Gallery, Roanoke, 672-2080

Decatur Sculpture Tour 31 original sculptures and 15 permanent exhibits on display, walking tour maps available, thru April 1, 2017, Decatur, free, 724-2605

Fall Colors and Themes — Paintings and photos depicting the rich changing colors of the season along with raku fired skulls, fiber monsters, harvest moon paintings, clay figures and more, Monday-Saturday thru Oct. 31, Orchard Gallery of Fine Art, Fort Wayne, 436-0927

Halloween & Autumn Inspired Art — Seasonal art from member artists, Monday-Saturday thru Nov. 5, Orchard Gallery of Fine Art, Fort Wayne, 436-0927

A Legacy of Art: A Collection by William and Mary Ann Roebel — Collection includes works by Renoir, Toulouse-Latrec, Matisse, Rembrandt, Dali, Whistler and many other masters, daily thru Nov. 6, Visual Arts Gallery, IPFW, Fort Wayne, 481-6977

Marks of Intention — Abstract works by Nazar Harran, Monday-Saturday thru Nov. 15, Jennifer Ford Art, Fort Wayne, 740-1309

Master Prints — Diverse collection of prints acquired by the university over the past 15 years, Monday-Friday thru Dec. 22, Lupke Gallery, University of Saint Francis North Campus, Fort Wayne, 399-7999

Midwest Ceramics Invitational — Works from nine professional Midwest ceramic artists, Monday-Friday thru Nov. 20, Weatherhead Gallery, USF Rolland Art Center, University of Saint Francis, Fort Wayne, 399-7999

Oil Painters of America Salon Show — Juried show featuring 300 paintings by Oil Painters of America members, Tuesday-Saturday thru Oct. 29, Castle Gallery Fine Art, Fort Wayne, 426-6568

Outdoor Sculpture Invitational — Fifteen outdoor sculptures from regional artists, daily thru April 30, School of Creative Arts campus, University of Saint Francis North Campus, Fort Wayne, 399-7999

Paroxysm: A New Body of Work by Crystal Wagner — Large scale multi-textured sculptures, Tuesday-Sunday thru Oct. 23, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, $5-$7 (members, free), 422-6467

Photography Show — Exhibition of photographs in three categories (black and white, color and altered images), daily thru Nov. 9 (reception 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9), Clark Gallery, Honeywell Center, Wabash, 563-1102

Picasso, Braque and Leger: 20th Century Modern Masters — Paintings and Museum of Art, Tuesday-Sunday thru Oct. 27, $5-$7 (members, free), 422-6467

Selections from the Haan Collection of Indiana Art — Works on loan from the Haan Mansion Museum in Lafayette, Indiana, Tuesday-Sunday thru Oct. 23, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, $5-$7 (members, free), 422-6467

SOCA Student Highlights Exhibition: Photo — Works by students enrolled in USF’s School of Creative Arts photography program, Monday-Friday thru Nov. 20, Spotlight Gallery, Mimi and Ian Rolland Art and Visual Communication Center, University of Saint Francis, Fort Wayne, 399-7999

Theoplis Smith III — Works on display, daily thru Oct. 21, The Gallery at PranaYoga, Fort Wayne, 423-9642

William and Peggy Dotterweich Game Fish Figurine Collection — A selection of hand-painted porcelain game fish figurines, Monday-Friday thru Nov. 20, Goldfish Gallery, USF Rolland Art Center, University of Saint Francis, Fort Wayne, 399-7999

Young Artists and Authors Showcase — Art, poetry and essays based on the theme “Peace through People” from international students, Monday-Friday thru Oct. 27, Mimi and Ian Rolland Art and Visual Communication Center, University of Saint Francis, Fort Wayne, 399-7999

Featured Events

Artlink Educational Programs — Art classes offered by Artlink Contemporary Art Gallery, dates and times vary, Artlink, Fort Wayne, fees vary, 424-7195

Fort Wayne Dance Collective Workshops — Workshops and classes for movement, dance, yoga and more offered by Fort Wayne Dance Collective, dates and times vary, Fort Wayne Dance Collective, Fort Wayne, fees vary, 424-6574

IPFW Community Arts Academy— Art, dance, music and theater classes for grades pre-K through 12 offered by IPFW College of Visual and Performing Arts, fees vary, 481-6977, www.ipfw.edu/caa

Sweetwater Academy of Music — Private lessons for a variety of instruments available from professional instructors, ongoing weekly lessons, Sweetwater Sound, Fort Wayne, call for pricing, 432-8176, academy.sweetwater.com

Team Trivia — Trivia for teams of up to 6 players, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Crazy Pinz/Coconutz, Fort Wayne, free, 969-9336