Are you looking for something special to do in the Fort for Valentine's Day? From a romantic ballet to a murder mystery night, the Fort has several unique date options that are sure to please your special someone.
Described as a "rich and delicious selection of dances," the Fort Wayne Ballet is providing the entertainment along with a table for two that includes champagne, chocolate and roses. Shows are at 7:30 and 9 p.m. on Saturday, February 14 at the Auer Center ArtsLab Theatre, 300 E. Main St. Tickets for the show only are $20/person. For a reserved table for two (plus roses, champagne and chocolate) tickets are $49/person. Reserve tickets at Arts United's website or by calling (260) 422-4226.
"My Cold Hearted Valentine" is a murder mystery party on Friday, February 13th, from 7-10 p.m. at Science Central, 1950 North Clinton St. Participants will explore the museum, interview suspects and experience hands-on science while solving a mystery. Tickets are available online for $20/person or $35/couple or at the door $25/person or $40/couple. The night includes a complimentary drink. Food and a cash bar will also be available for purchase. Must be 21 or older to attend. Tickets can be purchased at Science Central's website.
Simon and Simon and Garfunkel: A Valentine's Revue
Anchor Films, 1501 E. Berry St. Suite 201, is presenting "Simon and Simon and Garfunkel," a live revue using scenes from Neil Simon's comedies alongside the music of Simon and Garfunkel. The show will run from 8:30-10 p.m. on February 14 and feature selections from Barefoot in the Park, The Odd Couple, and Plaza Suite. Cocktails and hors-d'oeuvres are available at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25/person. Space is limited. Tickets available at Eventbrite.
Spend Valentine's Day exploring your artistic side by painting each other's portrait with the help of a professional artist from 6-9 p.m. No artistic experience required-only a headshot sent to Artlink, 300 E. Main Street. Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served and beverages will be available for a fee. Tickets are $70/couple for the general public. Register by calling Artlink at (260) 424-7195.
Described as a night of "love ballads and serenades," this evening of music and food features the music group, Last Call. Along with a special menu (purchased separately), live music begins at 8 p.m. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Reserve tickets soon-this event sold out last year. Call (260) 446-8248 for reservations. The Philmore on Broadway is located at 2441 Broadway.
This Tony Award winning musical begins February 14 and features the story of Cliff Bradshaw, an aspiring writer, who travels to Berlin in search of inspiration. Instead he finds Sally Bowles, a performer at the Kit Kat Klub, which leads to an ill-fated romance. Tickets are $29/person and can be purchased online at Arts United's website or by calling (260) 422-4226. Enjoy the show, which starts at 8 p.m. on Saturday, February 14 located at 303 E. Main St.
No matter what you're looking for, Fort Wayne has plenty of options for your Valentine's Day date this year. Why not make a weekend out of it? You can get great deals on Valentine Getaway Packages, and there is always plenty of other things to do in town!