FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): The beginning of May in Fort Wayne includes a special Mother’s Day-themed event and some future stage stars presenting their take on a literary classic. Here is this week’s look at some of the notable weekend events in and around the Summit City, provided by Visit Fort Wayne:
Embassy Marquee Gala – Shoshanna Bean
Friday, April 30 • Embassy Theatre
Attend the Embassy’s annual fundraiser that brings Broadway stars to their stage for an
intimate evening. This year’s performance features the incredible Shoshana Bean.
Bowling for Rhinos
Friday, April 30 • Crazy Pinz Entertainment Center
Help zookeepers all over the world raise funds and awareness for rhino habitat
conservation. Price includes 3 hours of bowling plus Laser Tag, Mini Golf, and more.
Lucky Duck Spring/Summer Children’s Consignment Sale
Friday, April 30 – Sunday, May 2 • Memorial Coliseum
An award-winning shopping event you can’t afford to miss! 35,000 square feet packed with
better brands of children’s clothes, toys, shoes, decor, equipment, and so much more!
Mother’s Day Plant Sale
Thursday, April 29 – Tuesday, May 4 • Botanical Conservatory
Find more than 700 varieties of plants such as herbs, vegetable starts, perennials, annuals,
and hanging baskets as well as bags of quality potting soil at this annual fundraiser.
The Fort Wayne Youtheatre Presents: The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe
Saturday, May 1 – Sunday, May 2 • Embassy Theatre
Come join Peter, Edmund, Susan, and Lucy in this dramatization of C.S. Lewis’ classic tale of the enchanted land of Narnia – the familiar story of love, faith, and courage.