The Summer Nights at the Embassy music series continues each Wednesday through Sept. 9.
Doors open at 5 p.m. and the first set is at 6 p.m. Music continues until 9 p.m. at 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Due to social distancing, the Embassy is capping capacity at 45 patrons in the facility at a given time. Guests are encouraged to buy tickets in advance to guarantee access to each event.
Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the STAR Bank box office by calling 260-424-5665 or through ticketmaster.com. Free live streaming access can be enjoyed on the website at 8 p.m. each Wednesday (last musical set): http://fwembassytheatre.org/2020-summer-nights/.
The series focuses on musical performances by local artists. Shigs In Pit serves food onsite from 6-8 p.m. A cash bar is available. Access to the rooftop patio is available each week (weather permitting). The rooftop is accessible to persons with disabilities.
All events at the Embassy Theatre have limited capacity. The Embassy has protocols and staff training in place to reduce exposure to COVID-19. Guests are advised to expect social distancing, face coverings on staff and vendors, one-way traffic patterns, paperless and touchless interactions whenever possible and rigorous cleaning and sanitizing. The Embassy encourages guests to wear their own face coverings and to stay home if they are not feeling well.
Primary sponsors include Barnes & Thornburg, LLP, Premier Bank, Fort Financial Credit Union and Chuck & Lisa Surack and Sweetwater. Mad Anthony is the microbrew sponsor. The Journal Gazette is the media sponsor.
Upcoming Summer Nights Wednesday evenings include:
• Aug. 5, Hubie Ashcraft
• Aug. 12, Fatima Washington
• Aug. 19, Q & The Coldfusion
• Aug. 26, West Central Quartet
• Sept. 2, Mason Dixon Line
• Sept. 9, Salsa Dancing featuring Melisa’s Latin Beat
Activities are made possible in part by Arts United of Greater Fort Wayne and the Indiana Arts Commission, which receives support from the State of Indiana and the National Endowment for the Arts.