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Valentine’s events

Here are some other tasty options to celebrate Valentine’s Day:

“Scottish Fantasy”: Philharmonic Masterworks Series; 8 p.m. Saturday; The Phil will pull at the heartstrings with Franz Liszt’s “Les Preludes,” Max Bruch’s “Scottish Fantasy,” Howard Hanson’s “Romantic Symphony” and a special performance with the Youth Symphony; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; tickets start at $17; call 481-0777 or www.fwphil.org.

“Heritage Candies”: 9:30 a.m. Thursday; a demonstration of heritage recipes including opera candy, caramels and stained glass; Swinney Homestead, 1424 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $20 admission for nonmembers; call 486-8903 or go to www.settlersinc.org.

“Date Night” : 5 p.m. Thursday; includes a wine and chocolate tasting, live music and a one-night only exhibition of prints, including works by Pablo Picasso; Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 Main St.; free admission, cash bar; call 422-6467 for more information.

“Thursday Night Comedy with Tim Cavanagh” : 7:30 p.m. Thursday; Cavanagh is a comedic musician and regular guest on the “Bob and Tom Show”; The Eagles Theatre, 106 W. Market St., Wabash; $12 pre-sale admission, $15 day of the show; call 260-563-1102 or go to www.honeywellcenter.org.

“Songs from Heart: A Tribute to the Music of Love” : 7:30 p.m. Thursday; door prizes offered as a group of local vocalists come together for a tribute performance; Calhoun Street Soups, Salads and Spirits, 1915 S. Calhoun St.; $5, ages 21 and older only; call 205-1523 for more information.

“Valentine Hike”: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 14; take part in a Valentine dinner and night hike by lantern light; Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center of Goshen College, 2152 S. 425 W, Albion; $25 a couple; call 799-5869 for more information or to register by Monday.

The Bach Collegium Dinner and Concert d’Amore: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 14; an Italian dinner and period instrumentalists will be apart of a unique evening; Redeemer Lutheran Church, 202 W. Rudisill Blvd.; $30, $15 students with ID; go to www.bachcollegium.org

“Sweetheart Bash featuring Last Call”: Guest starring Wayne Starks, Toni Irby and Albert Brownlee; doors open at 7 p.m. Feb. 14; live music and a full menu of main courses will be available through the evening; The Philmore on Broadway, 2441 Broadway; $25 for the main floor, $20 for the balcony; call 745-1000 or go to www.philmoreonbroadway.com.

“Empyrean: Valentine’s Day Event”: 7 p.m. Feb. 14; heavy hors d’oeuvres, live music and a sky view of the city are highlights of the event; PNC Bank Tower, 110 W. Berry St., Suite 2500; $250 per couple; call 444-4688 for reservations.

“Dance the Night Away”: 7 p.m. Feb. 14; longtime radio DJ Rick Hughes will host a night of dancing and light appetizers ; Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $15, limited tickets; call 747-8822.

Public Skating Session : 7 p.m. Feb.14; an open skate session at the Lutheran Health SportsCenter will sweep your date off their feet; Canlan Ice Sports, 3869 Ice Way; pay for one $7 admission, get one free, $3 rental skates; call 387-6614 or www.icesports.com/fortwayne.

Country Heritage Winery Valentine’s Day Dinner: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14; the winery will host an intimate, vintage six-course meal; Country Heritage Winery, 0185 County Road 68, LaOtto; $125 a couple, limit of 50 tickets; call 637-2980 or go to www.countryheritagewinery.com.

“Love Dance”: 8 and 10 p.m. Feb. 14; Fort Wayne Ballet will perform an intimate ballet featuring modern, classical and avant garde styles; Auer Center ArtsLab, 300 E. Main St.; $20, $40 VIP includes champagne, roses and chocolates; go to www.fortwayneballet.org.

“Black and White Series: Silent Films”: 2 p.m. Feb. 16; Embassy Theatre will screen 1920s films “The Haunted House” and “The Mark of Zorro,” accompanied by the Grande Page Theatre Pipe Organ; 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $8 adults, $5 children under 12 and students with valid ID; call 424-5665 or go to www.fwembassytheatre.com.

“The Not-So-Newlywed Game”: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 15.; hosted by Bob Eubanks, the interactive game show puts couples to the test and offers a chance to win $100,000; Niswonger Performing Arts Center, 10700 Ohio 118 S, Van Wert, Ohio; call 419-238-6722 or go to www.npacvw.org.

“Behind the Mask”: Fort Wayne Philharmonic Pops Series; 8 p.m. Feb. 15; the orchestra will perform favorites from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s shows; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; tickets start at $28; call 481-0777 or www.fwphil.org.

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