Tickets on sale now for annual Vera Bradley Sale at Fort Wayne’s Memorial Coliseum

Vera Bradley handbags and other items again will await shoppers at this year's Vera Bradley Sale on April 11-15 at Memorial Coliseum. Tickets for the first three days of the sale on available now. The final two days are free admission. ( file photo)

Tickets are available beginning today for the annual Vera Bradley Sale April 11-15 at Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.

The sale will feature Vera Bradley handbags, travel items, accessories, stationery and eyewear at deeply discounted prices.

Tickets for the first three days of the sale are $5 per person and will be available at, 1-800-745-3000, or coliseum ticket office 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays and before evening events.

Shopping sessions requiring tickets April 11-13 are:

Session 1: 7:30 a.m.-10 a.m.

Session 2: 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Session 3: 2:30 p.m.-5 p.m.

Session 4: 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Shopping sessions free and open to the public April 14-15:

April 14: 8 a.m.- 8 p.m.

April 15: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Vera Bradley has made 3,500 tickets available for each of the shopping sessions April 11-13, a news release said. Registration began Monday at and also will be available at the Memorial Coliseum during the sale.

People who want to attend the April 14-15 free shopping sessions still must complete the free registration process.