Billboard Music Awards nominee for Top Christian Artist 2013, MercyMe, is coming to The Convo Thursday, November 20, 2014. MercyMe is a six time Dove Award winning band and two time American Music Award winner for Favorite Contemporary Inspirational Artist.
Founded in Greenville, Texas, MercyMe got their big break in 2001 with their hit song I Can Only Imagine that reached far beyond just Christian radio stations and aired abroad on country and pop stations. From the bands latest album Welcome To The New the single Greater is currently sitting at number three on the Christian Billboard Charts. The bands members consist of Bart Millard (vocalist), Robby Shaffer (Drums), Barry Graul (Guitar), Nathan Cochran (Bass Guitar), James Philip Bryson (Key Board), Michael John Scheuchzer (Guitar).
The iconic Harlem Globetrotters are coming to The Convo with their unrivaled family show, featuring some of the greatest athletes on the planet. With incredible ball handling wizardry, amazing rim-rattling dunks and trick shots, side-splitting comedy and unequaled on-court fan interaction, this must-see event is guaranteed to entertain the whole family.
The Globetrotters will face a great challenge this year, as the infamous Washington Generals are more determined than ever to beat the Globetrotters. The Generals, the last team to beat the Globetrotters, are now coached by a former member of that 1971 team. They are on a mission and will do whatever it takes to win, with a new strategy thats sure to give the Globetrotters a run for their money.
Monster X Monster Trucks are coming to The Convo on Friday, March 13, 2015. This years lineup consists of Rock Star, California Kid, Reverse Racer, Identity Theft, and Ironman! The show also includes freestyle motocross and quad racing!
Unless an event is sold out, tickets may be purchased on the night of a show upstairs at the red ticket window in the Upper Red Entrance. If you purchased tickets online or via phone that have been placed in Will Call, the Will Call window is located at the Central Box Office in the Lower Red Entrance of the Convocation Center. For more details go to the FAQ section.