Concerts

Blue Gate Theatre:

n Dixie Melody Boys will be at 7 p.m. June 27

n Jeff Parker:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 7 p.m. June 28

n Inspirations:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 7 p.m. July 5

n McKameys (Farewell Tour):Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 7 p.m. July 6

The Blue Gate Theatre is at 175 N. Van Buren St., Shipshewana. Info:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 888-447-4725.

The Lerner:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color

n “Footloose The Musical” :Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 7: 30 p.m. July 12-13 and 3 p.m. July 14

n Lunchtime Live! Free Concert featuring GOPROV :Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 11 a.m. July 24

n Jo Dee Messina:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 7:30 p.m. Aug. 3

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

Ignition Music Garage:

n Open Mic Night every Thursday:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 7 p.m.

n Jacob Jolliff Band ( of Yonder Mountain String Band):Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 7:30 p.m. July 7

n Metal Beach Bash! Beyond the Fathoms EP Release:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 7:30 p.m. July 12

n Kansas Bilble Company with special guests The Cowboys:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 7:30 p.m. July 23

Ignition Music Garage is at 120 E. Washington St. in Goshen. For more info:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color www.ignitionmusic.net

Events

Wellfiield Bontanical Gardens: Groovin’ in th Gardens- Summer Concert Series: Paul Decker & The Real Deal: 7 p.m. June 27 Info: wellfieldgardens.org.

Elkhart Parks & Recreation Department:

n Farmers Market featuring artisanal crafters and local farmers at NIBCO/Kardzhali Park, 303 NIBCO Parkway, Elkhart:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 8 a.m. to noon to Aug. 31.

n Summer Chill Concert Series:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color Presented by NIBCO featuring Autofest/Downtown Cruise Hideous Business from 7 to 9 p.m. July 19 at the NIBCO Water and Ice Park. Free live music, food and drink vendors, splash pad for families sponsored by the Elkhart County Foundation and the Elkhart Parks and Recreation Department.

Museums/Exhibits

Midwest Museum of Art:

n Prints & Drawings from the Permanent Collection:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color A Spotlight Exhibit through Sept. 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.

n Noon Time Talk:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color part of an ongoing series of educational discussions and films held every Thursday at the Midwest Museum of American Art.

Admission:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color $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:

n ‘Brought Home:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color ‘Objects and Stories from 50 years of SST’, at Goshen College Good Library Art Gallery. Free and open to the public.

Theater

Elkhart Civic Theatre: Stand-up Comedy 101: six-week class about developing into a stand-up comedian, Bristol Opera House, 210 E. Vistula St., Bristol. Saturdays June 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 info@elkhartcivictheatre.org.

Round Barn Theatre: “Freaky Friday” runs through July 14 at the Round Barn Theatre at Amish Acres, Nappanee. Info: 800-800-4942, ext. 2 or AmishAcres.com.

Nightlife

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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