Outdoor winter fun and some unique musical stylings top the list of things that should keep Fort Wayne residents and visitors busy this weekend. Below is a list of some of this weekend’s activities, provided by Visit Fort Wayne:
Headwaters Park Ice Skating
Opens Saturday, November 16 • Headwaters Park Pavilion
Enjoy the outdoors with ice skating at Headwaters Park, opening this weekend! Bring your own skates or rent a pair at the rink. Plus, kids under 14 skate free on Wednesdays.
Miracle on 34th Street
Friday, November 15 – Sunday, November 24 • Arts United Center
The whole family will love this delightful musical based on the classic 1947 film, as a single mother and her daughter discover the true magic of the holiday season.
Violins of Hope: Freimann Quartet
Saturday, November 16 • Allen County Public Library
The Philharmonic’s premier ensemble will perform Holocaust-era works, as well as Jewish and klezmer tunes, ending with the theme from John Williams’ score to Schindler’s List.
Saturday, November 16 • Embassy Theatre
This Grammy-winning klezmer group incorporates tradition and spirituality of Eastern European Jewish roots, with music that is mystical, reflective, and ecstatically danceable.
Friday, November 15 – Saturday, November 23 • Purdue Fort Wayne Williams Theatre Ghetto offers a glimpse into the experiences of Jews in the Vilna Ghetto, focusing on Jewish cabaret-style theatre in the ghetto, incorporating live music and historical figures.