The Centre | Evansville, Indianahttp://centre.evansvillegis.comThe Centre Upcoming Eventsen-us© The Centre 2017Wednesday, December 13, 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. Celebration of Leadership http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=838 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=838 Join us for the 23rd Annual Celebration of Leadership on Thursday, March 15, 2018 in the Old National Events Plaza Ballroom! Celebration of Leadership is a remarkably diverse and inclusive annual event whereby Leadership Evansville publicly seeks out and honors individuals, projects or organizations who make significant, collaborative contributions that improve and transform our community. Celebration of Leadership recognizes examples of outstanding community and public service in the following categories: Arts, Community & Neighborhood, Education, Environment, Government & Public Service and Health & Social Service. Leadership Evansville intends to demonstrate and celebrate the depth of our citizens’ commitment to our community. Therefore, we offer a special thanks to anyone who takes the time to recognize and nominate our honorees. Without you, there is no celebration. Wednesday, December 13, 2017 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=838 Kentucky Reptile Expo http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=837 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=837 The Kentucky Reptile Expo is held each month in different cities throughout Kentucky, Ohio and here in Evansville. The show features captive bred reptiles and supplies from some of the top breeders in the country. It is an excellent opportunity to see fascinating reptiles, amphibians, spiders, insects, and more! This is your chance to talk with the experts to learn about what you need to care for these pets. It’s a great way to save money since almost all animals and products are offered at wholesale prices, which may be over 50% lower than those of pet stores. Tuesday, October 17, 2017 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=837 Superbride Sunday 2018 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=835 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=835 Superbride Sunday is February 4, in the Old National Events Plaza’s Exhibit Hall. The VIP Hour is from 9:00am to 10:00am, General Admission Hours are 10:00am to 3:00pm. Admission is free. SuperBride Sunday is a totally unique bridal event experience designed with the bride and vendor in mind. SuperBride Sunday brings weddings to life and allows vendors to show off what they do while brides take the entire experience in. Tuesday, December 5, 2017 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=835 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 3, 2017 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=833 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