LIVE PERFORMANCE: FREE FALLIN’: A TRIBUTE TO TOM PETTY, Friday Feb 23, 7:30PM, Lorain Palace Theater, with the nationally-known Tom Petty tribute band performing all of their biggest hits.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: BARSTOOLS & GUITARS SHOW FEATURING JOE DIFFIE, MARK CHESNUTT, & DAVID LEE MURPHY, Friday Feb 23, 8pm, Ritz Theater, Tiffin.
GREAT LAKES HOME, FLOWER AND CRAFT SHOW, Friday Feb 23 10am-8pm; Saturday Feb 24 10am-8pm; Sunday Feb 25 10am-5pm, Kilamanjaro Convention Center at Kalahari Resort and Convention Center, Sandusky. It’s the largest show event between Cleveland and Detroit.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: ANNIE, Friday Feb 23-Sunday Feb 25, Fri 7:30 pm, Sat-Sun 2 pm, BGSU Firelands – McBride Auditorium North Building, Huron.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: ROMANTIC COMEDY, Friday Feb 23-Sunday Feb 25, Fri-Sat 8 pm, Sun 2pm, Playmaker’s Civic Theatre, Port Clinton.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: THE RITZ PLAYERS PRESENT DEATHTRAP, Saturday Feb 24, 7:30 and Sunday Feb 25, 2pm, Ritz Theater, Tiffin.
BURNING SNOWMAN FEST 2018, Saturday Feb 24, 12-8 pm, Dock’s Beach House & Mr. Ed’s, Port Clinton, with bands, hot tubs, food and drink, and a GIANT Burning Snowman.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: CIRQUE D’OR, Saturday Feb 24, 7pm, Sandusky State Theatre, featuring acrobatics, contortionists, aerial artists, jugglers and entertainers.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: FIRELANDS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PRESENTS CARNIVAL OF THE ANIMALS, Sunday Feb 25, 4pm, Ernsthausen Performing Arts Center at Norwalk High School, with the Firelands Symphony Orchestra and Neos Dance Theatre.
OGREFEST, a beer & food celebration at The Brew Kettle, Amherst, through Sunday Feb 25.
METAMORPHOSIS EXHIBIT, through Mar 25, Sun-Fri 1-4 pm, Sandusky Cultural Center at Sandusky High School.
RECONSTRUCTED COLOR: AN EXHIBITION, Tuesday-Sunday through March 18, New Union Center for the Arts, Oberlin. This is a quilted fabric exhibition by artist Petra Soesemann. Regular Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Saturday: 11am – 5pm; Sunday: 1 – 5pm; Closed Mondays.
MARKSMANSHIP NIGHTS, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Camp Perry, Port Clinton at the air gun range. Rifles may be rented and pellets can be purchased at the range
FRIDAY NIGHT GLOW PARTY, Friday evenings, Ghostly Manor Thrill Center, Sandusky, with a different glow activity every Friday night with free glow sticks for all paid customers!
LIVE PERFORMANCE: JAZZ @ 8 SERIES PRESENTS “BLUE SKIES,” Friday Feb 23, 8pm, Sandusky State Theatre, featuring Michael Shirtz.
LENTEN PIEROGI SALE, St. Anthony, Lorain, 10am-6pm, Fridays through Mar 30.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: ARTIST RECITAL SERIES PRESENTS MARILYN HORNE MASTER CLASSES, featuring performances by mezzo-soprano Marilyn Horne and the Oberlin Conservatory voice students, Fri Feb 23 at 8pm & Sunday Feb 25 at 2pm, Finney Chapel, Oberlin.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: RACHEL BROWN & THE BEATNIK PLAYBOYS “PATSY CLINE AND FRIENDS,” Friday Feb 23 & Saturday Feb 24, 8pm, Lorain County Community College Stocker Arts Center, Cirigliano Studio Theatre, Elyria.
17TH ANNUAL HOME & BUSINESS SHOW, Saturday Feb 24, 10am-4pm, Norwalk Middle School, with over 50 businesses on display.
WINTER SNOWBALL FAMILY DANCE, Saturday Feb 24, 6-8 pm, Port Clinton Middle School.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: LA BOHÈME – MET OPERA ON THE BIG SCREEN, 12:30pm Saturday Feb 24, and an encore at 6:30pm Wednesday Feb 28, Apollo Theatre, Oberlin.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: COMEDY NIGHT, Amherst Cinema, Saturday Feb 24, 6pm, with live stand-up comedy.
OPEN GYM, Sundays, 12-3 pm, Port Clinton High School for students and community members.
OPEN SWIM/RACQUET BALL, Sundays 2-4pm, Oak Harbor High School for students, families, and community members.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: ROYAL WOOD WITH DIANA CHITTESTER, Thursday Mar 01, 7pm, Sandusky State Theatre.
LIVE PERFORMANCE: COMEDY NIGHT, Thursday Mar 01, 7-10pm, Catawba Island Brewing Company, Port Clinton, with comedy from Michael Hopkins and an open mic set, in case you want to give it a try.