Featured events around the region

1964 to bring Beatles to life

7:30 p.m. Friday

1964: The Tribute will bring the Beatles to Lima in a show at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 14 at the Greater Lima Region Park and Amphitheater at 122 Spring St.

Anyone interested can buy tickets to the show for $20 at bit.ly/4cfb6Kc.

Bluffton Festival of Wheels to return

2-8 p.m. Friday

The Bluffton Festival of Wheels Cruise-in will start at 2 p.m. and run through 8 p.m. Friday, June 14 on Main Street in Bluffton.

Anyone interested in playing spectator at the car show can do so for free and enjoy raffles, door prizes food trucks and entertainment.

Anyone can register a car for $12 by calling 419-302-7715 or emailing [email protected].

Relay for Life to return

6 p.m. Friday

The 30th Lima Relay for Life will be at 6 p.m. Friday, June 14 at Spartan Stadium.

My Cousin Eddie will perform at 7 p.m. after the relay, which will feature a survivor lap, food trucks, a silent auction, games and contests.

There will be a luminary service at dusk to honor survivors of cancer and those who have been lost, as well as to show support for caregivers.

Lima Area Concert Band to celebrate Sousa

7:30 p.m. Saturday

The Lima Area Concert Band will perform “Celebrating Sousa” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15 at the Veterans Memorial Civic Center at 7 Town Square in Lima.

Tickets for the concert featuring marches and songs from a traditional John Phillip Sousa concert are $15 for adults while students get in free.

For more information, visit bit.ly/45gcFVV.

King of Ohio Championship to return

4-10 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday

The King of Ohio Demolition Derby will return to Lima with three days of action from 4 to 10 p.m. Friday, June 14, Saturday, June 15 and Sunday, June 16 at the Allen County Fairgrounds at 2750 Harding Highway.

Six classes will compete for the championship at the event.

For more information or tickets, visit bit.ly/3ValonS.

Other events

• Curtain Call with Chris Brokamp: 5-7 p.m. Thursday, June 13 at the Happy Daz Patio. Chris Brokamp will perform at the second Curtain Call of the season from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 13 at the Happy Daz Patio at the Lima Civic Center at 7 Town Square.

Admission is free.

• Kaitlyn Schmit at Patio Party: 6-9 p.m. Thursday, June 13 at 19 Hawthorne. Kaitlyn Schmit will perform at the third Patio Party of the season from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 13 at 19 Hawthorne at 1000 Fetter Road in Lima.

Admission is free.

• Lima Land Poetry Slam: 7 p.m. Friday, June 14 at Vibe Coffeehouse and Cafe. The Lima Land Poetry Slam will be at 7 p.m. Friday, June 14 at Vibe Coffeehouse and Cafe at 311 E. Market St.

The event suggests a $5 donation for anyone who wants to perform or observe poetry, rap, music or spoken word.