Michael McDonald will perform Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m. at the Honeywell Center. Photo provided.
Michael McDonald will perform Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m. at the Honeywell Center. Photo provided.
WABASH – The holidays are fast approaching, and in preparation the Honeywell Center has announced the on-sale dates for its list of holiday-themed entertainment.
All performances will take place in the Ford Theater and are sure to make the holiday season more festive, according to a press release from the Honeywell.
Tickets went on sale today for the following:
• Cirque Dreams Holidaze – Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. Holiday music combined with dazzling costumes and a sparkling stage make Cirque Dreams Holidaze the perfect family entertainment, according to the release.
• A Magical Grassical Christmas with the DePue Brothers – Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m. The DePue brothers encompass a blend of bluegrass, classical and rock. Each member is a classical virtuoso in his own right, and brings rich talents to their sound.
• Max & Ruby Nutcracker Suite – Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. Max & Ruby bring to life a wonderful tradition this holiday season as they take to the stage their most magical performance yet, according to the release. It is inspired by one of the greatest musical scores ever composed – Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker Suite.”
• Michael McDonald: This Christmas, An Evening of Holiday and Hits –  Dec. 12, at 7:30 p.m. The distinctive and soulful voice of Michael McDonald is one of the most yearningly emotive instruments of our times, the release states.
Add songwriting and keyboard skills, and you have an artist who has been a singular musical presence for four decades.
This concert is welcomed by 107.3 WRSW.  
• The Phil presents Holiday Pops – Dec. 17 at 7:30 p.m. The Phil is proud to bring you one of Fort Wayne’s greatest winter traditions, Holiday Pops, sponsored by First Farmers Bank & Trust.
• Point of Grace: Home For the Holidays Tour – Dec. 19 at 7:30 p.m. With career sales of over 7 million records (including two platinum and five gold albums), 13 Dove Awards, and 24 consecutive No. 1 singles, the two-time Grammy-nominated trio brings hope, inspiration and uplifting messages to audiences all over the country.
This concert is welcomed by Bott Radio Network and is sponsored by White’s Residential & Family Services.
Tickets will go on sale Friday for the following:
• Trace Adkins: The Christmas Show 2014 – Nov. 29 at 8 p.m. Adkins’ The Christmas Show 2014 Tour is a reverent, family-friendly theatrical production, featuring songs from his Celtic Christmas album, “The King’s Gift.” According to the press release, Adkins’ historical and humorous narration, loving delivery of time-honored Christmas classics and the lush instrumentation make for a truly special holiday event.
This concert is welcomed by WWKI and sponsored by Pefley’s Farm Equipment.
• Kenny Rogers Christmas & Hits Through the Years – Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m. Kenny Rogers has entertained fans with a special holiday tour for over 30 years. You’ll enjoy his classic hits including “The Gambler” and “Lady” as well as your favorite Christmas classics, the press release states.
This concert is welcomed by WWKI and sponsored by the Ford Meter Box Company.
Tickets may be purchased at the box office from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, by calling 260-563-1102 or visiting www.honeywellcenter.org