Centre Debate 2000
The concert: "Celebrate America at
As host of the only vice presidential debate, Centre College has planned a special pre-debate program on October 5th on the College's lawn. "Celebrate America at Centre College" will offer on stage an eclectic mix of celebrity guests and Kentucky music groups in a five-hour performance, leading up to the debate at 9:00 p.m. Scheduled to begin at 3:00 p.m., the concert will be produced by Centre College's Norton Center for the Arts. Persons attending the concert activities will also be able to view the complete debate on a large Panasonic Astrovision screen.
Picnic baskets, coolers and drink containers will not be allowed. Food and beverages will be available for purchase at the concert. Parking in the immediate area of the campus will be highly limited, and those attending the concert should be prepared to walk to the concert from areas where parking is available. Limited shuttle service will be available from the more remote designated parking areas.
Absolutely no alcohol or firearms will be allowed. Also, for security reasons, attendees will not be allowed to bring backpacks, fanny packs, large purses, or other covered containers. No glass beverage containers allowed. No signs on sticks will be allowed at the concert for safety reasons.
These restrictions will help create a festive and safe environment for all visitors, students and staff members.
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Public information coordinator: Patsi Barnes Trollinger