Entertainment

The cast of 'Positively Pessimistic'. Photo provided.

Muncie Civic’s New play is ‘Positively Pessimistic’

By: Michelle Kinsey— Muncie, IN – Can an optimist and a pessimist come together to save the world? Sure, or probably not. Find out when “Positively Pessimistic” takes the stage at Muncie Civic Theatre this weekend. Performances will be 7:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 20 and 21, and 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 21 and 22. Adult tickets…


Jack Doyle and Robert Mathis sign autographs and give posters to fans at the Toyota and Kia of Muncie Tent Sale. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Photo Gallery: Indianapolis Colts Robert Mathis and Jack Doyle in Muncie

Photos By: Mike Rhodes— Muncie, IN—Indianapolis Colts super stars Robert Mathis and Jack Doyle were in Muncie today at the Toyota and Kia of Muncie Tent Sale, going on now through Saturday at the Ball State Football Stadium parking lot. The tent sale continues through July 21st at 8pm. A continuous line of fans showed up to meet both players, get a handshake, a smile…


Beauty And The Beast will be shown on July 21st at Canan Commons. Photo provided.

Beauty and the Beast to Be Featured at Moonlight Movies at Canan Commons

By: Muncie Downtown Development Partnership— Muncie, IN—Join us for Moonlight Movies, featuring Beauty and the Beast. (2017) The movie will take place on July 21st at Canan Commons, and is sponsored by Wealth Strategies and produced by Sight and Sound. Family activities will begin at 6pm, and the movie will begin at 8pm on the new digital screen. The Directors’ Jazz…


Faeries, Sprites, & Lights at Minnetrista. Photo provided.

Faeries, Sprites, & Lights Coming To Minnetrista

By: Stephen Mortland— Muncie, IN— Faeries, Sprites, & Lights at Minnetrista will take place July 26–28.  Minnetrista’s Oakhurst Gardens will be transformed into a sparkling wonderland where crafts, music, dancing, and colorful lights come together in a magical event for the whole family. Doors will be open from 5–9 p.m. Tickets are $8 per person, $7 for members, and kids…


Craft beer from The Guardian Brewing Company. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Craft Beer and Wine Tent Coming to Delaware County Fair on July 20-21

By: Autumn Gasior— Local breweries and a winery featured on final weekend of Fair; July 20-21 DELAWARE COUNTY, IN – With the Delaware County Fair kicking off next week, the Delaware County Commissioners announced today a new attraction opening next weekend. On Friday and Saturday, July 20 and 21, the Delaware County Commissioners are hosting a Craft Beer and Wine Tent…


Balsam Range performing. Photo provided.

Balsam Range to Headline Free Concert on July 13th

By: Richard Zeigler— Muncie, IN – Acclaimed Bluegrass group Balsam Range will be performing in a FREE outdoor concert as part of the 2018 Muncie Three Trails Music Series. The concert will take place at 7:00 PM on Friday, July 13th at Canan Commons (500 S. Walnut St.) in the heart of downtown Muncie, IN. Indianapolis-based Flatland Harmony Experiment will open the…


Big Band crooner Myles Ogea is scheduled to perform at the Jazz on the Terrace concert with America's Hometown Band, on Thursday, July 19, at 7 pm. Photo by: Mary Ellen Bertram.

‘Tribute to the Big Band Crooners’ At BSU Arts Terrace July 19th

By: Katherine Huggler— Muncie, IN—On the evening of Thursday, July 19, at 7 pm, the Big Band from America’s Hometown Band entertains Muncie at its FREE annual Jazz on the Terrace concert at the Ball State Arts Terrace. The night’s featured soloist is vocalist (and former Muncie resident) Myles Ogea, in a musical celebration of great Big Band crooners. AHB Big Band…


FREE Community Event. Celebrate America’s independence with lively music, bright fireworks, and an evening of fun at Minnetrista. Photo provided.

Celebrate Independence Day with Summer Stage Fest: America’s Hometown Band

By: Stephen Mortland—  Muncie, IN—Celebrate Independence Day with Minnetrista this Fourth of July with Summer Stage Fest: America’s Hometown Band. Come early at 5:30 p.m. to enjoy food vendors, picnicking, and lots of family fun. Then, stay for live music by America’s Hometown Band at 8 p.m., followed by fireworks at dusk. Make your Fourth of July memorable with Summer Stage Fest:…



A scene from Muncie Civic Theatre's production of "The Little Mermaid." Photo by: Kishel Photography

Muncie Civic Theatre Presents ‘The Little Mermaid’

By: Michelle Kinsey— Muncie, IN—Muncie Civic Theatre is going down under – the sea, that is — for its latest production. The historic downtown theatre is presenting Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” live on stage June 8-24. For tickets, call 288-PLAY or go to www.munciecivic.org. Watch the beloved animated classic come to life with your favorite characters, including Ariel, Ursula, Sebastian, and songs,…