The Centre | Evansville, Indianahttp://centre.evansvillegis.comThe Centre Upcoming Eventsen-us© The Centre 2017Wednesday, November 22, 20175 The Centre | Evansville, Indiana http://centre.evansvillegis.com http://centre.evansvillegis.com/i/logob.png Whether you are planning that special banquet event, wedding reception, corporate meeting, trade show, or convention, you can feel confident that the Evansville Auditorium and Convention Centre, known as "The Centre", is the perfect gathering place. Play To Win Seminar http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=834 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=834 Play To Win Seminar is unlike any Fair Housing Seminar Show you have seen before. Jeffrey Wilhite, a local attorney here in Evansville, has been traveling nationally with his Seminar Show for years now and uses music and props to create Fair Housing Champions! We encourage individuals that have any relation to the multi-family housing industry to attend because training is crucial to your success in any fair housing case that you might be a part of in the future. After attending the show, each individual will receive a certificate of proof that you’ve been through our live training show. Monday, November 13, 2017 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=834 Scotty McCreery http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=833 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=833 Scotty McCreery burst onto the national music scene in 2011 at age 17, quickly establishing himself as one of country music’s hottest new stars. After winning Season Ten of “American Idol” and capturing the hearts of millions of television viewers nationwide, McCreery released his debut album, which was the best-selling solo album released by a country artist in 2011. Indeed, he became the youngest man in history to have his first album debut atop the all-genre Billboard Top 200 albums chart. By age 21, the talented singer/songwriter has sold more than 2.5 million albums and received both Platinum and Gold album certifications, debuted three consecutive albums at No. 1 on a Billboard chart, achieved one Gold and three Platinum-certified singles as well as two Top Ten hits, toured with Brad Paisley and The Band Perry, headlined his own tours, earned industry and fan accolades, amassed more than three million followers on Facebook and Twitter, received more than 150 million YouTube views...and he’s just getting started! His deep voice and irresistible sound create the perfect blend of contemporary and traditional country. With more than 300 live shows under his belt across the U.S., Canada, the Philippines and the Caribbean, McCreery has quickly become a crowd favorite appealing to all ages. His loyal fans – the McCreerians – are among the most dedicated and enthusiastic in the country music world. Friday, November 03, 2017 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=833 Gobbler Gathering http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=832 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=832 The Evansville Rescue Mission is bringing the 95th Annual Gobbler Gathering to the Old National Events Plaza’s Exhibit Hall on Tuesday, November 21st. For over 90 years, ERM has hosted its’ annual Thanksgiving food basket giveaway, the Gobbler Gathering. Taking place each year on the Tuesday before Thanksgiving, the Gobbler Gathering allows ERM to provide more than 2,200 Tri-State families with a free sixty pound food basket. Distribution times are 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm and 6:00pm. Monday, October 30, 2017 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=832 Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=831 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=831 Shopkins Live! is finally here! The #1 kids toy in North America is live and on stage in Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! Your beloved Shoppies make their theatrical debut in an original new live show featuring musical performances by Jessicake, Bubbleisha, Peppa-Mint, Rainbow Kate, Cocolette, Polli Polish and more! The fun and fashionista Shoppies are joined by the Shopkins – the grocery store-themed mini collectable toys - Apple Blossom, Strawberry Kiss, Lippy Lips, Kooky Cookie, Poppy Corn, Slick Breadstick and Shady Diva. An ensemble cast of multi-talented performers brings the show to life on stage through urban style music, song and dance. All of Shopville is in a tizz as preparations get underway for the annual “Funtastic Food and Fashion Fair”. Shady Diva showcases her latest fashion designs; Lippy Lips gives colorful advice at the nail salon; Kooky Cookie tries to get in a beauty nap! But wait — no event is complete without a few hiccups! Who has high-jinxed the fashion pageant? Where is the super-secret celebrity guest? Will Slick Breadstick ever find a dance partner? The Shopkins and Shoppies need your help – the show must go on! Tuesday, October 24, 2017 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=831 The Really Big Show http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=829 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=829 The Arc of Evansville’s signature fundraiser, The Really Big Show, is Saturday February 10, 2018! This event is a community variety show that brings together some of the Tri-State’s best musicians, dancers, comedians and entertainers. The show starts at 7:00pm with a VIP Curtain Call Reception immediately following. Show tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children ages 12 and under. Tickets go on sale Monday, January 2 at 10:00am and can be purchased at the Box Office, online at Ticketmaster or Charge-By-Phone 1-800-745-3000. Additional fees may apply. Curtain Call VIP tickets are $100 and include prime show seating and admittance to the Curtain Call Reception following The Really Big Show. The Curtain Call Reception features hors d'oeuvres, desserts, beer, wine and soft drinks plus music and a silent auction. VIP tickets will be available online at www.arcofevansville.org or by contacting Kayla Schmitt, Development Assistant, at (812)-428-4500 ext. 309 or kayla.schmitt@arcofevansville.org Friday, October 20, 2017 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=829