Best Bets – Week of 9/24


Carmel: Aaron Neville and Dianne Reeves

The master of the vibrato vocal styling, Aaron Neville will bring his blend of soul and rhythm and blues to the Palladium for a unique concert with one of the leading jazz singers of our time, Dianne Reeves. Details about the show are few and far between, but attendees are virtually guaranteed a once in a lifetime experience. Tickets start at $68. For more information call 843-3800 or visit


Noblesville: The Mouse That Roared

The Belfry Theatre, 10690 Greenfield Ave., will present The Mouse That Roared by Leonard Wibberley

from Sept. 27 through Oct. 13. Performances are 8 p.m. Sept. 27 and 28 and Oct. 4, 5, 11 and 12 and 2 p.m. Oct. 6 and 13. In this satirical look at the cold war, Gloriana the 12th invites you to learn about the history of her glorious “Duchy of Grand Fenwick,” including the mythical mouse that roared. Cost is $15 for adults and $12 for ages 12 and under. To reserve seats or for more information, call 773-1085 or visit


Westfield: Movies in the park

Join the Westfield Parks and Recreation Dept. for an free evening under the stars and enjoy a favorite movie with the family at Asa Bales Park, 205 W. Hoover St. Sept. 27 is the double feature night with “Thunderstruck” and “Hunger Games.” Guests are encouraged to bring blankets, chairs, picnics or snacks – and don’t forget a flashlight. Parking is available across the street at Westfield High School.


Fishers: Nickel Plate Jazz & Blues Festival presented by Chateau Thomas Winery

The Nickel Plate District Amphitheater, 6 Municipal Dr., is playing host to a different line-up from 7 to 10 p.m. Sept. 27. The free Nickel Plate Jazz & Blues Festival includes the Bulletproof SoulBand, Harvey Cook, Gene Deer, Cynthia Lane and more. Both Chateau Thomas Wine and the Some of This! Some of That! food truck will be on site, so bring along your wallet. For more information, visit


Zionsville: Phil Dirt and the Dozers Concert

The Zionsville Band and Orchestra Patrons will host a gala on Sept. 28 at the Zionsville Performing Arts Center. A silent auction will be followed by a live concert featuring Phil Dirt and the Dozers. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for silent auction with the performance at 7:00 p.m. Tickets on sale at or call 873-3355 ext. 12940.