Comedian RON Tater Salad WHITE is bringing his first ever performance in Jonesboro, Arkansas to The Convocation Center on Thursday, January 22 at 7:30 p.m.
He first rose to fame as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the Blue Collar Comedy Tour in 2000 that toured for over three years to sold-out audiences in over 270 cities and grossed more than $35 million, but now as a chart-topping, two-time Grammy-nominated comedian, and a feature film actor, White has established himself as a comedic-star. His CD and DVD sales topped over 10 million units sold, and all four of his comedy albums charted #1 on the BillboardTM Comedy Charts, including his latest album in 2013, A Little Unprofessional. Since 2004, he has been one of the top three grossing standup comedians on tour in America.
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.