Best Bets – 2/12


Carmel: ‘Drumline Live’

“Drumline Live,” a live music attraction created by the music team behind the hit movie “Drumline,” brings marching bands to the theatrical stage. This unique performance combines contemporary hip hop, rhythm and blues, classic Motown tunes and more to give the excitement of a big time football game with the music of a great stage show.

The performance will be held at the Palladium, 1 Center Green, Sunday at 4 p.m. Tickets range from $38 to $83 for adults and $18 for students under 18. For more information, visit or call 843-3800.


Noblesville: They Came from Mars and Landed Outside the Farndale Avenue Church Hall in Time for the Townswomen’s Guild’s Coffee Morning

The ladies are performing the story of a Martian who wants to steal the newly invented Roberta the Robot in order to learn the secrets of macramé. Trouble is, the actress playing the robot has been accidentally dosed up with a handful of valium, the lady playing the leading man is stuck in the toilet with the runs, and everyone is having a bit of trouble with their lines. The Belfry Theatre, 10690 Greenfield Ave., will present the comedy at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. General admission tickets are $15 and $12 for children 12 and under. Reservations can be made by calling 773-1085 or online at


Westfield: Free tax assistance

AARP is again offering free tax assistance. Representatives are in the Sumner Room every Friday now through April 4. You need to call 896-9391 ext. 117 to reserve a spot in advance, and appointments are available between 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.


Fishers: Songwriters-in-the-Round hosted by Branch Gordon

Still thirsting for craft beer, caffeine, local musicians or a fusion of the three? Branch Gordon hosts an evening of tunes with songwriters from around the area at Hearthstone Coffee House & Pub on Saturday. The music starts at 8 p.m., 8235 E. 116th St., 436-7049,