Featured events coming up in the Lima region

Downtown Lima Lantern Tours

5:30, 6 and 6:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays in October

Learn more about downtown Lima’s fascinating, and sometimes spooky, past while learning more about the area’s historic buildings with Downtown Lima Inc.’s popular Lantern Tours, starting at ArtSpace in Lima, on 65 Town Square. Walking tours are $30. Tickets are available at https://bit.ly/3yckIU7.

‘Disney Junior Live On Tour: Costume Palooza’ at the Civic Center

6:30 p.m. Friday

Check out all your favorite Disney Junior characters live on stage for one night only! Families are encouraged to dress up while joining the party with Mickey, Minnie, Goofy, Doc McStuffins, Marvel’s Spidey and more. Tickets range from $19 to $52 and are available at the Civic Center box office or by going to https://bit.ly/3RDnmtd.

WAR Wrestling returns with ‘Blood, Sweat & Fears’

7 p.m. Saturday

WAR Wrestling will return to Lima with “Blood, Sweat & Fears” at Empowered Sports Center, 1730 N. Union St., Lima. See fan favorites like Aaron Williams, Big Man James B and more. Advance tickets are $18 for Reserved VIP or $10 for general admission or four for $35. Advance tickets can be purchased at Groamy’s CDs & Tapes, 1206 W. Robb Ave., Lima or at http://www.warwrestling.com. Tickets at the door will be $18 for Reserved VIP and $10 general admission.

VIP doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with general admission doors opening at 6:30 p.m.

Immaculate Conception Parish Fall Festival

Starting at 9 a.m. Sunday

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, located at 211 N. Church St., Ottoville, will hold its Parish Fall Festival Oct. 9 at the church. Find home-baked goods for purchase and enjoy a beef or chicken dinner with all the trimmings. The cost is $12 per person, and no presale tickets will be sold. Other attractions include big ticket drawings, a raffle booth, bingo, music by Brass Notes and Conner Raines and more.

‘Anastasia’ Live at the Civic Center

7:30 p.m. Sunday

Inspired by the beloved animated film, “Anastasia” will take the audience from the end of the Russian Empire to 1920s Paris as a young woman works to discover the mystery of her past. With a ruthless Soviet officer in pursuit, Anya and her friends set out on an epic adventure. Tickets range from $45 to $85 and are available at the Civic Center box office or by going to https://bit.ly/3SMKd6y.


• Allen County Board of Developmental Disabilities 24th Annual Chicken Barbecue: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. today, Allen County Board of Developmental Disabilities, 2500 Ada Road, Lima. Tickets are $10.

• Tailgate for Cancer: 7:30 a.m., St. Marys Eagles, 404 E. Spring St., St. Marys.

• Duck Duck Moose Jeep Jam: Noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Moose Lodge #199, 2929 N. West St., Lima.

• “Jack and the Giant:” 7 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday, Waynesfield-Goshen Auditeria, 500 N. Westminster St., Waynesfield.

• Kirkin O’ The Tartans: 10:30 a.m., Market St. Presbyterian Church, 1100 W. Market St., Lima.

• Tri-County Coin Club coin show: 9 a.m., Auglaize County Fairgrounds Junior Fair Building, 1001 Fairview Drive, Wapakoneta.

• Jammin @ the Library: 5:30 p.m., Bluffton Public Library, 145 S. Main St., Bluffton.

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