North

February 25 , 4-H Pancake and Sausage Breakfast, Peru (Miami) — 4-H Fairgrounds - 7am-7pm. Pancakes and sausage. Silent auction. Admission charge. 765-472-1921; enjoymiamicounty.com
March 02 - March 05, Fort Wayne Home and Garden Show, Fort Wayne (Allen) — War Memorial Coliseum - Thur-Fri: 11am-9pm; Sat: 10am-9pm; Sun: 11am-5pm. www.home-gardenshow.com/
March 04 , Clint Black, Shipshewana (LaGrange) — Shipshewana Event Center - The multi-million selling country star! 888-447-4725; www.bluegatetheater.com
March 04 , Heather Maloney, Delphi (Carroll) — Opera House, 109 S. Washington. - Heather Maloney is a Massachusetts-based singer-songwriter. Her latest record "Making Me Break" was produced by Bill Reynolds (Band of Horses, Avett Brothers, Lissie) and features an all-star backing band including members of Band of Horses (Bill Reynolds, Tyler Ramsey), The Wallflowers, My Morning Jacket, and Darlingside. 7:30-9:30pm. Admission charge. 765-564-4300; info@delphioperahouse.org; www.delphioperahouse.org  
March 09 - March 11, Antiques and Collectibles Show, Rochester (Fulton) — Historical Society Museum, 37 E. CR 375 N. - Antiques, collectibles, farm toys, glass, postcards and so much more! Thur: Early Bird Sale — 4-6pm. Fri: 9am-5pm, Sat: 9am-4pm. Admission charge. 574-223-4436; fchs@rtcol.com; www.fultoncountyhistory.org  
March 11 , Slim Picken’s, Delphi (Carroll) — Opera House, 109 S. Washington. - This “all-star” Indiana-based Bluegrass band never disappoints! Audiences can expect to hear some of the best known Bluegrass favorites originally performed by greats such as Bill Monroe, Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs, Ralph Stanley, and others. Danny Wert, mandolin, guitar and bass, and Rick Rigdon, bass, are well known for their vocal harmonies, have played in several bands together including Able Grey and The Muleskinners, and have shared the stage with many of the best Bluegrass bands around including The Ralph Stanley Band, Jim and Jesse, Blue Highway, and The Lonesome River Band. Brian Lappin, banjo, played and recorded with Jimmy Martin, the "King of Bluegrass" and is considered one of the finest banjo players around the Midwest. Tobe Woodrough, fiddle, mandolin, and guitar, also sings lead, tenor, and baritone and has been fiddlin’ around since he was two. Slim Pickin’s has performed at Indiana State Fair, Bill Monroe’s Bluegrass Festival, Little Eagle Creek Festival, Central Indiana Bluegrass Festival, Henryville Bluegrass Festival, Green Acres Bluegrass Festival, Mississinewa Reservoir Amphitheater, Hamilton County Fair, Morris Machine, and Verizon Wireless Music Center. 7:30-9:30pm. Admission charge. 765-564-4300; info@delphioperahouse.org; www.delphioperahouse.org

Central

February 23 - February 26, Indiana Deer, Turkey and Waterfowl Expo, Indianapolis (Marion) — Indiana State Fairgrounds Expo Hall - Admission charge. 877-892-1723; indysportshow.com
February 25 - February 26, Parke County Maple Syrup Fair, Rockville (Parke) — 4-H Fairgrounds. - Free. 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com
February 26 , Wabash Valley Coin and Currency Show, Terre Haute (Vigo) — Wabash Valley Fair Grounds - Buy, sell and trade. 9am-3pm. Free. 812-877-3631; kellyfam6@yahoo.com
March 04 - March 05, Parke County Maple Syrup Fair, Rockville (Parke) — 4-H Fairgrounds. - Free. 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com
March 11 - March 19, Indiana Flower and Patio Show, Indianapolis (Marion) — Indiana State Fairgrounds - Mon-Wed: 10am-7pm; Thur-Sat: 10am-9pm; Sun: 10am-5pm. www.indianaflowerandpatioshow.com
April 21 - April 22, Indiana Daffodil Show, Indianapolis (Marion) — Holliday Park Nature Center - www.indianadaffodilsociety.org
May 05 - May 06, Indiana Gourd Show, Lebanon (Boone) — Boone County Fairgrounds - Fri: 10am-7:30pm; Sat: 9am-4pm. www.indianagourdsociety.org/stateshow.htm

South

February 01 - March 17, Spring Pollinator Plant Sale, North Vernon (Jennings) — 2600 N State Hwy 7. - Find 17 pollinator friendly plants, a pollinator friendly shrub and two pollinator friendly grasses available for $3 each or in three available combos. Order deadline is Friday, March 17, 4pm. (Order pick up is at Muscatatuck County Park, 325 N. State Hwy 7, North Vernon, on Thursday, May 4, 3-7pm.) All orders must be prepaid by March 17 order deadline. 812-346-3411 ext. 3 ; www.jenningsswcd.org.
February 25 , Lick Creek Band, Mitchell (Lawrence) — Mitchell Opera House, 217 N. Seventh St. - The Lick Creek Band plays a unique brand of "Eclectic Acoustic Music." 7pm. Admission charge. 812-849-4447; www.mitchelloperahouse.com
March 02 - March 04, Indiana Heritage Quilt Show, Bloomington (Monroe) — Downtown Convention Center - Over 200 quilts on display. Workshops taught by nationally known instructors, variety of vendors and free shuttle to other community quilt exhibits. Admission charge. 812-334-8900; ihqs.org
March 03 - March 04, Marsh Madness Sandhill Crane Festival, Linton (Greene) — Humphreys Park and Goose Pond FWA - Spring Sandhill Crane migration. Fri: kickoff dinner features speaker and live auctions. Sat: birding bus tours, arts and crafts vendors, food, live raptors and reptiles. Admission charge. 812-847-5027; friendsofgoosepond.org