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Muncie Symphony Orchestra Presents “Season Finale” Saturday, April 28th

By: Morgan Dean— Muncie, IN, – The Muncie Symphony Orchestra concludes their 2017-2018 subscription season this Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. in Emens Auditorium. “Season Finale” features the Youth Symphony Orchestra of East Central Indiana, along with 2017 MSO Young Artist Competition winner, pianist Phillip Shou. An informative…



Photo by: Mary Ellen Bertram

America’s Hometown Band 30th Anniversary Concert to Be Held on April 29

By: Katherine Huggler— Muncie, IN—On Sunday afternoon. April 29, 2018, at 4pm, Muncie’s own community and municipal band, America’s Hometown Band, will offer its 30th Anniversary Concert inside BSU’s Emens Auditorium as a FREE gift to the public. (Nearby free parking too.) The program, “The First 30 Years: Our Parade of Stars”, shows…


Photo by: Amanda Kishel: Pictured Dr. Michael Williamson (Blackstache) and Dakota Reed (Peter)

“Peter and the Starcatcher” At Muncie Civic Theatre

By: Michelle Kinsey— Adventure awaits. “Peter and the Starcatcher” is setting sail this week at Muncie Civic Theatre. This prequel to “Peter Pan” promises swashbuckling stories of adventure, heroes, villains, and quests for treasure. A wildly theatrical adaptation of humor columnist Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson’s best-selling novel, “Peter and the…



Art in Bloom 2017’s gold award winning arrangement was by Julie Vance of Buck Creek in Bloom and inspired by “Behind a Lonely Cloud” by Irene Rice Pereira from DOMA’s collection. Photo provided

Art In Bloom Event To Be Held During Downtown’s First Thursday

By: Rachel Buckmaster (DOMA Assistant Director)— Muncie, IN—The David Owsley Museum of Art (DOMA) is once again gearing up for an annual springtime celebration of art as interpreted through creative floral designs, planned this year for May 18-20. Sursa Griner Wealth Management of Raymond James and Associates, the event’s presenting sponsor,…




Ball State Cardinals VS Akron. Photo by: Kyle Crawford

#MuncieOut Slated for Men’s Basketball Game on Feb. 23

By: Ball State Athletics— The #MuncieOut is back. This year, it will take place on #ChirpChirpFriday, Feb. 23, when the Ball State men’s basketball team hosts MAC West foe Western Michigan in front of a nationally-televised audience on ESPN2 at 9 p.m. Fans are encouraged to purchase in advance to…



Magic City Music Men members Joe Bourne, Scott Trout, Joe Howard, and Charles Harris performing a "Singing Valentine" for a lucky recipient. Photo provided

Magic City Music Men Offer ‘Singing Valentines’

By: Mike Rhodes— Muncie, IN—Valentine’s Day is coming up, and if you’re like many people, you’re probably looking for something new and different to give to your sweetie. Or significant other.  Or maybe there’s a client or business you’d like to do something nice for as a way of saying “thank you” during…


Annie Moses Band, "The Art of the Love Song." Photo provided.

Annie Moses Band Coming to Emens Auditorium February 17th

By: Kristi Chambers— Muncie, IN – Annie Moses Band will be performing The Art of the Love Song at Emens Auditorium on Feb. 17, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are available to Annie Moses at the Emens box office or online at www.ticketmaster.com. Call 765-285-1539 or visit http://www.bsu.edu/emens for more information. Just…


Photo by: Amanda Kishel with Alex Oeschel & Austin Marchino

Muncie Civic Theater To Present ‘Rock of Ages’

By: Michelle Kinsey— Muncie, IN – It’s your classic boy-meets-girl story, but with bigger hair and totally awesome ‘80s soundtrack. Muncie Civic Theatre is presenting “Rock of Ages,” the hit Broadway musical that features all of your favorite tunes from Journey, REO Speedwagon, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Styx, Bon Jovi…


Cornfed Derby Dames. Photo provided.

Cornfed Derby Dames Announce Season Eight Home Dates

By: Jessie Fisher— Muncie, IN – Muncie’s own Cornfed Derby Dames are gearing up for an action packed eighth season beginning in February. In 2017, Cornfed represented Muncie in many home and away games and tournaments throughout the Midwest. The team is now ranked 123 out of 339 international roller…


What could be more fun than sitting by Cincinnati Reds mascot, Gapper? Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Photo Gallery: 2018 Cincinnati Reds Caravan At Stoops Buick GMC

By: Mike Rhodes— Muncie, IN—At around 5:15 pm Thursday evening, the Cincinnati Reds Caravan bus pulled into the Stoops Buick GMC dealership for the Muncie stop of the 2018 Cincinnati Reds Winter Caravan. The West Tour included broadcaster Marty Brennaman, outfielder Scott Schebler, catcher and Brownsburg native, Tucker Barnhart, minor leaguer…