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Going out Guide: What to do today in Fort Wayne

Saturday, February 9, 2013 - 12:01 am

Feb. 9

LITTLE RIVER RAMBLERS: 9 a.m., meet at Boy Scout Office parking lot, end of Olde Canal Place Drive.

SHIPSHEWANA ANTIQUE SHOW: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Auction Building, Shipshewana.

FORT WAYNE HISTORICAL TRADE FAIR, 1700-1890: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road. $3 adults, $1 ages 6-12, free under age 6.

JUNGLE ADVENTURE DAY: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St. $5 adults, $3 ages 3-17, free ages 2 and under.

RAILROAD CELEBRATION: Three Rivers Railroad Heritage Council, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Baker Street Station, 221 W. Baker St. $5, free under 12.

LUNCH WITH AN IPFW SCIENTIST: “Food, Color and Music — What are You in the Mood For?” 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Science Central, 1950 N. Clinton St. $16 nonmembers, $10 members. Reservations: 424-2400, Ext. 451.

BOAT SHOW: 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. $6 adults, free ages 12 and under.

CATS 'N' COCOA: Warm up at a bonfire, enjoy hot cocoa and see the animals 1-4 p.m. at Black Pine Animal Sanctuary, 1426 W. 300 N., Albion. Admission $7 ages 3-9 and $8 ages 10 and older, or bring a donation of items of equal or greater value listed on Black Pine's website, Weather issues that would cancel the event will be posted on a voice mail at 636-7383.

MARDI GRAS BASH: Burlesque, 6 p.m., Columbia Street West, 135 W. Columbia St.; free.

DINNER AND OPERA d'AMORE: 6 p.m., Manchester University, North Manchester. Dinner served in Manchester Union, with Puccini's one-act operas in Wine Recital Hall. $20 dinner and show, $7 show only. Benefits Manchester University a Cappella Choir. Reservations required: or 1-260-982-5426.

TODD HARROLD BAND: 7-10 p.m., American Legion Post 148, 705 E. Lewis St.

DANCES OF UNIVERSAL PEACE: 7-10 p.m., Fort Wayne Dance Collective, 437 E. Berry St. Not a performance but participatory circle dancing. No partner or experience necessary. Fragrance-free. $5-$10 suggested donation. Information: 424-6574 or 715-1225.

SQUARE DANCE: 8-11 p.m., St. Louis Besancon Hall, 15535 Lincoln Highway E., New Haven. $10 a person.

POP'N'FRESH: 8-11 p.m., Mad Anthony Brewing Co., 1109 Taylor St.

FORT WAYNE PHILHARMONIC: Masterworks, “From the Moskva to the Thames,” 8 p.m., Embassy Theatre, 121 W. Jefferson Blvd. Tickets: 481-0777 or

“OLIVER!”: 8 p.m., Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St. $16 adults; $14 seniors, faculty, staff, alumni; $12 non-IPFW students with ID; $10 ages 18 and under; $7 each groups of 10 or more; $5 IPFW students with ID. 422-4226 or

MUSHROOMHEAD: With Gemini Syndrome, Final Trigger, Society's Plague and Creep, 8 p.m., Piere's, 5629 St. Joe Road. $15 advance, $18 day of show.

JACK ROCKS: 9 p.m., Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road.

JOE FIVE: 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Alley Sports Bar, located at Pro Bowl West, 1455 Goshen Road in Gateway Plaza.

COUGAR HUNTER: Doors open at 9 p.m., Piere's, 5629 St. Joe Road. $5.

LARRY FORD TRIO: 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Club Soda, 235 E. Superior St.

CHRIS WORTH: 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Club Paradise, Lake James.

TITO DISCOVERY: 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Beamers Sports Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road.