The Centre | Evansville, Indianahttp://centre.evansvillegis.comThe Centre Upcoming Eventsen-us© The Centre 2018Wednesday, October 17, 20185 The Centre | Evansville, Indiana 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. Steve Martin & Martin Short Here’s the show you’ve been waiting for – Steve Martin and Martin Short “Now You See Them, Soon You Won’t” is coming to Evansville’s Aiken Theatre on March 8th at 8:00pm. Tickets are $212, $127, $90 and go on-sale October 19. Monday, October 8, 2018 Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias See Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias and his One Show Fits All World Tour at Old National Events Plaza’s Aiken Theatre on Thursday, January 24th at 8:00pm! Tickets are $78, $58 and $43, and go on sale Friday, October 12. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster online, at 1-800-745-3000 or at our Box Office. Tuesday, October 2, 2018 Speak: An Explorative Lecture Series The Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library will welcome New York Times bestselling author Jason Reynolds to the Old National Events Plaza for Speak: An Explorative Lecture Series. Reynolds will speak Tuesday, October 16 at 7 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public. SPEAK is a lecture and discussion series that aims to bring in authors, thought leaders, and speakers each quarter. We hope to engage the youth of our community by bringing in at least one youth-oriented speaker per year. Through the SPEAK initiative, EVPL hopes to further our vision of communities united through shared exploration and understanding by supporting and encouraging conversation. Empathy and compassion are grown through words, whether spoken or written. SPEAK encourages our community to speak up and speak together. The EVPL Foundation is our main sponsor for this series, but we hope you will consider giving to SPEAK. Friday, September 28, 2018 Lauren Daigle Platinum selling, two-time GRAMMY Nominee Lauren Daigle has announced The Behold Christmas Tour. Presented by Food for the Hungry, the tour will be in Evansville’s Aiken Theatre on Sunday, December 9 at 7:30pm. Joining Lauren will be Americana duo The War and Treaty. Tickets for Lauren Daigle’s The Behold Christmas Tour go on sale Friday, September 28 at 10:00am. Seats are $74.50, $41.50, $31.50 and $24.50. You can purchase tickets at Ticketmaster online, by phone at 1-800-745-3000 or at our Box Office. VIP Packages are available online only. Monday, September 24, 2018 Mayor's Celebration of Diversity Awards The Evansville Vanderburgh County Human Relations Commission is presenting the 2018 Mayor’s Celebration of Diversity Awards at the Annual Dinner Wednesday, October 10 at 7:00pm. Ticket Donations are $35 each and please make your reservation by September 28. Keynote Speaker is Dolores Huerta, Labor Leader, Women’s Advocate and Civil Rights Activist. Thursday, September 20, 2018