The Centre | Evansville, Indianahttp://centre.evansvillegis.comThe Centre Upcoming Eventsen-us© The Centre 2017Tuesday, October 17, 20175 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. YWCA Legacy Of Style Show and Luncheon The 17th Annual YWCA Legacy of Style Luncheon will be October 19 in the Old National Events Plaza Exhibit Hall. Doors open at 10:30am with the Silent Auction and Cash Bar, Lunch is served at 12:00pm. The Runway Show features high fashion styles from Women’s Closet Exchange and Dilliards. Individual tickets $45, Donor tickets are $75, and Patron tickets are $100. Monday, October 16, 2017 Diwali Celebration The Cultural Society of India will have the Diwali Celebration November 5 at the Old National Events Plaza’s Ballrooms. Registration begins at 2:30pm along with Appetizers, Social Hour and family portraits for CSI Members. The Cultural Program starts at 4:00pm and dinner is at 7:00pm. Visit for tickets. Friday, October 13, 2017 Nightmare on Locust Street Come on downtown, if you dare, for Nightmare on Locust Street October 28! You don’t want to miss the best Halloween Costume Party ever! You could win $200 for the best costume! There are Bars, Hors d/oeuvres, and a DJ. The event is at 10:00pm until 2:00am. Presale Tickets are only $10. Call Courtney for tickets at 812-568-0607. You must be 21 or over to enter. Friday, October 13, 2017 Michael Carbonaro Live! Ever wondered what it feels like to be on the other side of Michael Carbonaro as he works his magic to make people believe the unbelievable? This is your chance to find out! From his hit television series “The Carbonaro Effect” on truTV, magician Michael Carbonaro brings his signature blend of bizarre antics, audience interaction, hilarious video clips, and mind-blowing magic, live on stage! Don’t miss out on your chance to feel the effect of Michael Carbonaro… LIVE! Friday, September 29, 2017 Jim Gaffigan "The Fixer Upper Tour" Jim Gaffigan is a Grammy nominated comedian, actor, New York Times best-selling author, top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling father of five. Gaffigan is known around the world for his unique brand of humor which largely revolves around fatherhood and his observations on life and food. In a dramatic turn, Jim will next be seen in IFC Films/Showtime’s, The Bleeder, the sports drama follows the true story of boxing champ Chuck Wepner who in 1975 went 15 rounds in the heavyweight world championship against Muhammad Ali. Jim was also recently cast as a series regular for season 3 of FX Networks’ Fargo, playing the role of police deputy, Donny Mashman. Gaffigan recently wrapped production on Apex Entertainment’s drama, Chappaquiddick. The film follows the story revolving around Senator Ted Kennedy and the tragic car accident that took the life of Mary Jo Kopechne in 1968. On the small screen Gaffigan and his wife, Jeannie, recently ended their critically acclaimed semi-fictitious television show, The Jim Gaffigan Show, after two seasons on TV Land. The series, lauded by The Los Angeles Times as “Fun and Funny,” and People Magazine as “One of Summer TV’s bright spots,” was written by Gaffigan and Jeannie who both also served as executive producers and showrunners. Last December, Gaffigan became one of only ten comics in history to sell out Madison Square Garden and few months prior, Gaffigan had the honor of performing for Pope Francis and over 1 million festival attendees at the Festival of Families in Philadelphia. Additionally, streaming site Pandora recently announced that Jim is the most popular comic among its users with over 647 million spins to date. Gaffigan’s fourth special Obsessed premiered on Comedy Central in 2014 and the DVD/CD was released soon after by Comedy Central Records. Obsessed premiered at #1 on iTunes which marked the fifth time Gaffigan reached the Top 25 Comedy category on iTunes. The album also earned a nomination for ‘Best Comedy Album of the Year’ at the 2015 Grammy Awards. All four of Jim’s specials recently premiered on Netflix. Friday, September 29, 2017