Blue Gate Theatre

BJ Thomas: 8 p.m. May 16

The Steeldrivers: 8 p.m. May 17

Eddie Money: 8 p.m. May 18

Ball Brothers: 7 p.m. May 23

The Blue Gate Theatre is at 175 N. Van Buren St., Shipshewana. Info: 888-447-4725.

The Lerner

Kimball Organ Series: Laurel & Hardy at 1 and 7 p.m. May 16

Roseanne: Alive and Kickin Tour: 8 p.m. May 17

Elkhart County Symphony: American Road Trip; 7:30 p.m. May 18

Dr. Randal Pinkett: Continuing the Conversation: 7 p.m. May 21

The Lerner is at 410 S. Main St., Elkhart. For more Info call 800-294-8223 or visit

Ignition Music Garage

Open Mic Night every Thursday: 7 p.m.

Kuf Knotz (MC) & Christine Elise (Harpist) with special guest Billy East: 7:30 p.m. May 17

Honeysuckle: 7:30 p.m. May 22

Ignition Music Garage is at 120 E. Washington St. in Goshen. For more info:


Goshen College: Arturo Sandoval: 7:30 p.m. May 18 at Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall. Tickets at or 574-535-7566.

Wellfiield Bontanical Gardens: Monday Evening Bird Walks from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. through June 10. Info:


Midwest Museum of Art

Prints & Drawings from the Permanent Collection: A Spotlight Exhibit through September: 29, 2019

This spotlight exhibit features 30 never-before-seen works from the museum’s permanent collection. The artwork included in this exhibit ranges from representational to abstract. This exhibit will conclude on Sept. 29, 2019.

Folk Memories: The Paintings of Emma Shrock through Sunday, June 2.

Noon Time Talk: part of an ongoing series of educational discussions and films held every Thursday at the Midwest Museum of American Art.

Admission: $5. MMAA Members Admitted Free.

The museum, 429 S. Main St., Elkhart is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; and from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for senior citizens, $8 for students, $15 for family.

Goshen College

‘Brought Home: ‘Objects and Stories from 50 years of SST’, at Goshen College Good Library Art Gallery. Free and open to the public.


Elkhart Civic Theatre

“The Clean House”, a comedy-drama by Sarah Ruhl, will be at 7:30 p.m. May 17 and 18 and at 3 p.m. 19 at the Bristol Opera House, 210 E. Vistula St., Bristol. Info: or 574-848-4116 Monday to Friday, 1 to 5:30 p.m.

Stand-up Comedy 101, six-week class about developing into a stand-up comedian, Bristol Opera House, 210 E. Vistula St., Bristol. Saturdays May 4, 11,18 and June 1, 8, 15 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Performance/competition at 7:30 p.m. June 28. Fee $40. Information: 574-848-4116 from 1 to 5:30 p.m. Monday to Friday or email


Between The Buns: Open Mic Night with Ground Control: 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the restaurant, 1720 Lincolnway W., Osceola.

Jimmy Squids Hideout: Taco and Karaoke Tuesdays, 6 to 10 p.m., 705 C.R. 6, Elkhart.

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