Motel Beds Playing North Manchester this Weekend

About a month ago I received an email from a particularly personable publicist with an offer to download an upcoming album from the band Motel Beds – an act I was not acquainted with. So, I downloaded “These Are the Days Gone By,” and popped it in my … Read More


Cheerleader Touring Through Indianapolis

Philadelphia based up-and-comers Cheerleader will release their EP, “On Your Side,” on October 7 via Bright Antenna Records. To celebrate the album release the band will tour throughout the fall with a stop at the Hi-Fi in Indianapolis on Oct. 1. On the heels of a U.K. run … Read More

Cars and bikes set up in the field behind the North Webster Community Center for the 2011 Car and Bike Show. The show will be located just west of SR 13 on Washington Street this year, and the lot will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 28.

Nappanee Missionary Church’s Classic Car Cruise-In

Nappanee Missionary Church’s men’s ministry group will host its fourth annual classic car and cycle cruise-in from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Heritage Pavilion, located in the northwest corner of the church’s property. Vehicle registration begins at 5 p.m. If you would like to pre-register … Read More


Weekend Entertainment Listing

Here is the entertainment listing for this weekend. To have an event(s) added to the list, please email jfaulkner@the-papers.com with the what, when, where and cost. Warsaw The Downtown Straight Forward – 10 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 30 Rex’s Rendezvous Snake’n – 10 p.m., Friday, Aug. 29 81/89 – 10 … Read More


Once Upon A Time, First Friday

August is nearing its end, and that means another First Friday celebration is imminent in downtown Warsaw. For the September event, organizers partnered with local authors to celebrate National Literacy Month. On Sept. 5, more than 20 local authors will be signing books. Fairy tale characters will be … Read More

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Holbrook’s ‘Mark Twain Tonight’ in Culver

CULVER – The Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Hal Holbrook, a 1942 graduate of Culver Military Academy, will return to his alma mater Sept. 4 for a performance of his highly-acclaimed one-man show “Mark Twain Tonight.” The opening production of the Academies’ 2014-15 Huffington Concert Series, the performance … Read More


Oakwood Fine Arts Festival Returns Sept.7

Chautauqua Wawasee presents the return of this premier, juried, outdoor festival on Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the grounds of the Oakwood Resort, 702 East Lake View Road, Syracuse, Indiana. Free admission and fun for the entire family! The festival will feature … Read More

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Blueberry Festival in Plymouth this Weekend

Labor Day weekend will see the return of the annual Marshall County Blueberry Festival to Plymouth. A full weekend of food, entertainment, crafts, carnival rides, fireworks and more has been planned. Of course, blueberries will be the centerpiece of the festival. Festival-goers should expect blueberry pies (and pie-eating … Read More


DNR Offering Back-to-School Camping Specials

A new offer from Indiana State Parks and Reservoirs makes weeknight camping more affordable during September. Those who book a new campsite reservation for one or more weeknights (Sundays through Wednesdays) during the month will receive 20 percent off of their reserved weeknights at the time of booking. … Read More

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Action: Kosciusko Cares Video Shoot Underway

The Kosciusko Cares music video shoot started filming on Aug. 23 at Wawasee High School. Flowfeel Films, the company heading up production, has provided some behind-the-scenes pictures from a rehearsal day held in Warsaw. A second shoot is scheduled for this weekend in Warsaw. Astound Dance Academy’s dancers will … Read More

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Apache Relay Passing Through Indianapolis

The Apache Relay will embark on an extensive North American tour this fall, including shows supporting Trampled by Turtles and The Wild Feathers, with several stops in Indianapolis. See below for complete tour details. The tour is in celebration of the band’s acclaimed new self-titled album, which is … Read More

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Last Chance for ‘In the Dark’

Science Central’s summer traveling exhibition, “In The Dark,” created by the Cincinnati Museum Center will be on its final weeks of display at Science Central through Sunday, September 7, 2014. Visitors to the exhibition will explore different natural environments and the unique life forms that inhabit them through … Read More

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UPDATE: Warsaw Beaches Open For Labor Day

UPDATE: Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department announces a change to the holiday weekend schedule for local beaches. Pike Lake Beach will be open, but no lifeguards will be on duty. Lifeguards will, however, be on duty at Center Lake Beach from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sunday … Read More