Past Events

Event History of The Lafayette Theater & Events Center


Sat-Sun September 24-25 | Tones of Home Gathering
Fri, August 12 | 4th Annual Survival Bal by Tricia’s Hope
Thur, July 21 | Open Mic Night
Fri, July 15 | Here Come the Mummies
Sat, July 9 | Matisyahu
Thur, July 7 | Jamey Johnson
Thur, June 16 | Open Mic Night
Sat, June 11 | Gorgasm
Fri, May 20 | Moonshine Mason
Thur, May 19 | Josh Ritter
Sun, May 15 | Live Pro Wrestling | Ring of Champions: Rags to Riches
Sat, April 30 | Chameleon | Purdue Alumni Band
Fri, April 29 | Who’s Bad | Michael Jackson Tribute Band
Sat, April 23 | Reverend Horton Heat w/Unknown Hinson, Nashville Pussy, Lucky Tubb
Thur, April 21 | Open Mic Night
Fri, April 15 | Pre-Record Store Day | Mound Builders Record Release Celebration
Sat, April 9 | Official LaffyCon After-Party
Fri, April 8 | Marshall Crenshaw & The Bottle Rockets
Sat, April 2 | Spacewords w/Mungion and 800lb Gorilla
Thur, March 31 | Vibe Street @ 308 on State w/MT Nasty and Vapor Eyes
Wed, March 30 | Open Mic Night
Tue, March 29 | BoomBox w/DJ Tre
Sun, March 27 | Comedy: Randy and Mr.Lahey of Trailer Park Boys
Sat, March 26 | The Doom Room’s Raucous Variety Show 
Sun, March 20 | Concussions and Sports Justice: Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Thur, March 17 | The Pink Floyd Experience
Sun, March 06 | Live Pro Wrestling SOR Presents: Ring of Champions, Dawn of a Champion
Sat, March 05 | Aaron Lewis w/Travis Marvin – SOLD OUT
Sun, February 28 | Get the Led Out: The American Led Zeppelin
Sat, February 27 | Meklit
Fri, February 26 | The Motet w/The Heard and Joe Marcinek Band
Sat, February 20 | Summer Camp on the Road Tour
Thurs, February 18 | Manic Focus @ 308 on State w/Misadventure Mike, Highfives, and Kite
Sun, January 31 | Defeated Sanity w/Inquitous Deeds, Inquitous Savagery, Breeding Filth, Car Door Dick Smash
Thurs, January 21 | Corey Smith w/MamaDear
Sat, January 16 | Against the Grain w/The Mound Builders, Bison Machine, and Hailshot
Fri, January 1 | Blind Melon w/Spacewords


Thurs, December 31 | Blind Melon w/Millers
Sat, December 19 | Killer of Giants w/Boner Jovi
Fri, December 11 | Supernatural Beings ft. Marcus Rezak, Joe Hettinga, Todd Stoops, Clay Parnell, Nicholas Gerlach, Jeff Peterson w/Bad Dagger
Sat, December 05 | 1964 The Tribute
Sat, November 28 | Spacewords
Fri, November 20 | St. Jude Children’s Hospital Benefit Concert ft. Forever Floyd
Wed, November 18 | Blood on the Dance Floor
Fri, November 13 | Dave Dougan w/Jeff Vibbert
Wed, November 11 | George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic
Sat, November 7 | Jack Beats w/Orville Kline, Misadventure Mike, Rockstar DJ Tre, and Matsu
Fri, November 06 | Blameshift w/Shallow Side
Fri, October 30 | J&C’s Scary Stories at Operation Trick or Treat
Sun, October 25 | Moe. w/Joe Marcinek Band
Fri, October 09 | Blackberry Smoke
Sun, October 4 | Live Pro Wrestling SOR: Class War Presents Respect 7
Sat, October 3 | The Doom Room: Corpuscide, Pale Horseman, Olde Rasputin
Fri, October 2 | Figure w/Filibusta, Indigo Child and JFET
Fri, September 25 | Natalie’s Second Chance
Fri, September 11 | Joe Marcinek Band w/Hyryder and Alex McBride
Thur, September 10 | Protohype w/Shy Guy Says, ###, and Spyder Hunterz
Fri, September 4 | The Doom Room: Catalytic, Born Under Burden, 50 Six Feet, Whiskey Supercharger
Fri, August 28, | 3rd Annual Survival Ball by Tricia’s Hope
Sat, August 22 | Here Come the Mummies
Fri, August 21 | Dan + Shay
Wed, August 19 | The Doom Room: Psychostick, Wolfborne, Dwarf Among Midgets, We’d Be, Turboner
Fri, August 14 | Aaron Lewis w/Travis Marvin – SOLD OUT
Sun, August 09 | Todd Rundgren
Fri, July 17 | Joe Nichols
Sun, July 12 | Jason Isabel w/John Moreland
Wed, July 8 | Cabinet w/Miller
Sun, June 28 | N8 Fest ft. The Mound Builders, The Cocaine Wolves, BO Jackson, Lucifist, We’d Be, The Fantasies, Fight Like Sin, Only Human, Bitty Talls, Harry Flowers, Antica Arcana, and Jason Gilkey
Fri, May 29 | Costaki Economopoulose w/Drew Hastings
Wed, May 27 | Open Mic Night
Fri, May 22 | Squirtgun w/Amuse, The Jim-Jims, The Grow Ops
Sat, May 16 | Back to Layflats Art & Music Festival: Green Room Rockers, Fergus Daly Band, Trent & The Rippers, Millers, The Mans, The PMG
Fri, May 15 | The Clutter w/White Vinyl Sky and Shiny Penny
Thurs, May 7 | A Concert for Nepal ft. The Tratio Experience
Sun, May 3 | The C.A.U.S.E.
Fri, May 1 | The Doom Room: Ursa Minor, Among the Brave, Man the Machine, The Cambion
Wed, April 22 | Open Mic Night
Fri, April 17 | Granger Smith ft. Earl Dibbles Jr.
Fri, April 10 | Papadosio w/TAUK
Sat, April 4 | Official TippyCon After-Party ft. Laurenguard, Knight of the Round, Boner Jovi
Sat, April 4 | Official TippyCon
Sat, March 28 | Jayme Stone w/Lomax Project Residency
Fri, March 27 | Global Dance Mania ft. DJ Tre
Thur, March 26 | Louis the Child ft. Crew.Only
Wed, March 25 | Open Mic Night
Fri, March 20 | Uncle Bucks Mojo Box, The Jason Wells Band, The Cheese Weasels
Sun, March 15 | Mini Flow Fest
Sat, March 7 | The Doom Room: Lawbringer, Bizarre Noir, Pvrenchymv, We’d Be
Fri, March 6 | Summer Camp on the Road: Spacewords, Fergus Daly Band, The Heavy Co., Bad Dagger
Tue, March 3 | Paper Diamond w/Gladiator, Louis Futon, Rockstar DJ Tre
Fri, February 27 | Sidewalk Chalk w/White Vinyl Sky
Thur, February 26 | The Motet
Thur, February 19 | Twiddle w/Captain Midnight Band
Sat, February 14 | Spacewords w/Make It Last and White Vinyl Sky
Sat, February 7 | The Doom Room: Tendrils de Sound, Chiasma, Mr. Moons Suicide Machine
Thur, January 29 | The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer


Fri, December 5 | The Mound Builders, Against the Grain, Lucifist, The Fantasies
Sat, November 29 | Comedy: Ms. Pat
Tue, November 18 | Purdue World Film Forum: La Rafle
Sat, November 15 | Here Come the Mummies w/Green Room Rockers
Thur, November 14 | Film: Intentions
Tue, November 11 | Purdue World Film Forum: Z
Sun, November 9 | Bridal Showcase
Tue, November 4 | Purdue World Film Forum: White Sun of the Desert
Thu, October 9 | Lafayette Haunted Theater
Sat, August 30 | Rocky Horror Picture Show
Sat, August 23 | Movie Showing: Beerfest
Fri, August 22 | 2nd Annual Survival Ball
Fri, August 15 | The Prannies
Sun, July 13 | Image is Everything Showcase
Fri, June 6 | All Stars Comedy Show: Cam O’Conner, Marques Bunn, Dwight Simmons
Fri, May 30 | Mutts on a Catwalk
Fri, May 9 | Cyberoptics w/JFET and Spyder Hunterz
Fri, April 25 | The Doom Room: We’d Be, Ursa Minor, Antica Arcana, Born Under Burden
Thur, April 24 | Young Dro, Flo & Dre, Rage Logic, A League Ent., Casseno Van Co, J Styles
Sat, April 19 | Movie Showing: The Big Lebowski
Fri, April 18 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. MT Nasty, Escalator, Cavemvn, DJ R3AM & KTS
Fri, March 28 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. EwokieTalkie, Fren(z)y, Justin Ham, Natirixs
Thur, March 27 | Shpongle: The Museum of Consciousness Tour w/Desert Dwellers and Bassiq.
Sun, March 23 | Mini Flow Fest
Fri, March 21 | Comedy:  Castaki Economopoulos w/Greg Hahn
Thur, March 20 | The Del McCoury Band w/Woodstove Flapjacks
Sat, March 15 | Jimmie Can Zant w/Jason Wells Band and The Avenues Blues Band
Fri, February 28 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. Sypder Hunterz, Free Pizzv, Ganzarelli, Michael Bernard
Sat, February 22 | Eli Van Gorger Benefit Concert: Spacewords, Dr. Fine and D’Gleet, Uncle Buck’s Mojo Box, Man and Scratch Thing
Thur, February 20 | Fresh Hops w/Funky Junk
Sat, February 15 | Lafayette Laughs Comedy: Eric Shorts, Marques Bunn, Katrina Brown, Keith Bender
Sun, February 2 | Ableton Workshop w/MT Nasty
Sat, January 25 | Digital Tape Machine w/Up Until Now
Fri, January 24 | Mike Jones, Rage Logic, Cashe Gohst, and Chef B
Wed, January 15 | Conspirator w/Cosby Sweater
Sat, January 11 | Lafayette Laughs ft. Eric Shorts, Brett Eastburn, Megan Gailey, Jeff Oskay


Tues, December 31 | Lafayette Haunted Theater | Zombie Prom: A Night to Dismember
Sun, December 8 | 3rd Annual Local Holiday Craft Fair
Sat, December 7 | The 5th Annual Holiday Gala
Fri, November 22 | Here Come the Mummies w/The Mixtapes
Thurs, November 21 | Lafayette Theater 75th Anniversary Celebration: Minnesota, ill-esha, Manic Focus, Rage Logic
Mon, November 18 | ‘The Formula’ Red Carpet Premiere w/Brandon Baker
Fri, November 15 | Comedy: Jeff Bodart and Todd McComas
Sat, November 9 | 5th Annual Bridal Showcase
Sat, November 2 | Chalice Dubs Masquerade ft. Topher Jones, DJ Solo, Positive Vir8ions, ###, Footwork, DJ Time Williams
Sat, August 31 | Indiana Comedy Festival
Fri, August 30 | Rocky Horror Picture Show
Fri, August 23 | Backberry Smoke w/Gary Jeffries Band
Fri, August 2 | Traveling, Broke, and Out of Gas Album Release Party w/Woodstove Flapjacks and Chicago Farmer
Sat, June 15 | The “Aftertaste” ft. “Ratatouille”: Taste of Tippecanoe After Party
Fri, June 7 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. Spyder Hunterz, Frenz(y), Bass Technician, ###
Fri, May 31 | Bicycles & Bands ft. Snorb! Anthrop, and Cap’n Dangerous
Tues, May 21 | Family Fun for Type 1 Diabetes
Sat, May 11 | Mosey Movie Showing: Blues Brothers and Spinal Tap
Fri, April 26 | Chalice Dubs Masquerade ft. DJ Solo, ###, Team Bayside High, Miss A, DJ Tim Williams, FootworRk
Wed, April 10 | The Slackers and The Pinstripes
Sat, March 30 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. DJ Belly, Turtle Matt, Captain Dangerous, DJ Synys3r
Sat, March 23 | Operation:Aid ft. New York Street and Hëvy Fül
Thur, March 7 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. DJ Steady B, Tamir Morgan, Bass Technician, Anthrop
Sat, March 2 | Jelly Entertainment Presents: Roster McCabe, Midwest Hype, and Green Room Rockers
Fri, February 22 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. MT Nasty, BeatsByJ, 5Right, F12
Sun, February 10 | Moe.
Sat, February 2 | Movie Showing: The Big Lebowski
Sat, January 26 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. Kodama, FootwoRk, Mr. K, Frenz(y)
Sat, January 12 | The Rocky Horror Picture Show


Mon, December 31 | 80’s New Year’s Eve Big Hair Prom
Fri, December 7 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. .bassiq., MT Nasty, Anthrop, and Rage Logic
Thur, November 29 | EOTO
Fri, June 15 | Facebook Follower Appreciation Party
Fri, May 18 | Purdue Center Center Research Benefit: Blitzrieg Bash II
Fri, May 4 | Artist Unified Benefit ft. Chris June IND, Minsky Kinks, Plot, Red & The Roosters, and Traveling, Broke, and Out of Gas
Thur, April 5 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. Mr. K, MY Nasty, Anthrop, APD
Fri, March 2 | Jurassic Park Presents: Rodeo Ruby Love and Archie Powell & The Experts
Thur, Friday 23 | Eliot Lipp, Loyal Divide, and Shy Guy Says
Fri, February 17 | “Just The Tippe” ft. The Green Room Rockers
Sun February 12 | The Winter Craft Fair
Sat, February 11 | Dancing Under the Stars ft. The Big Swing Band
Sat, February 4 | Costaki Economopoulos w/Chick McGee
Sat, January 28 | Rock the World Tour: Battle of the Bands ft. Glace Conway, ReaLifem Black Coffee, (comedian) Robert Hynes, Faux Paw, No Hay Banda, Space Cadet Vibe
Thur, January 26 | Band Talent Showcase ft. Subtle Body and the Cosmic Man, No Apparent Reason, The Ardvark Eats, Paul “Davie” Allen


Sat, December 31 | New Year’s Eve 1980’s Big Hair Prom
Sun, December 11 | Local Holiday Craft Fair
Thur, December 8 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. .bassiq., ###, OSCILLOT, APD
Sun, November 13 | Bridal Showcase
Fri, November 11 | Ultraviolet Hippopotamus, Steez, and Space Cadet Vibe
Thur, November 10 | Band Talent Showcase ft. Splendid Trend, The Shake Ups, Frank Muffin, Faux Paw
Thur, October 27 | Tim O’Brien & Bryan Sutton w/Woodstove Flapjacks
Tue, October 25 | Boo Bash
Fri, October 21 | Rocky Horror Picture Show
Thur, October 13 | DJ Talent Showcase ft. Mr. K, Bass Technician, Djb, Anthrop
Thur, September 22 | The Werks w/No Hay Banda
Fri, September 16 | Scott Greeson and Trouble w/Monday and Brooke Roe
Thur, September 15 | Band Talent Showcase ft. This is Me, Traveling, Broke,a nd Out of Gas, Future Lovers, Sleeping in Stereo
Fri, September 9 | Planet Asia vs. Plot
Thur, August 25 | Future Rock w/Sixdollasuit
June 16 – June 19 | The Broadway Musical: Hairspray
Thur, April 21 | Papadosio w/Sixdollasuit and MT Nasty
Sun, April 10 | A Pitch-In for Japan ft. Amanda Overmyer, Project Zero, and No Hay Banda
Sat, February 26 | Digital Tape Machine w/Strange Arrangement and The Skeetones
Sat, February 19 | Pink Droyd: A Tribute to Pink Floyd
Sat, January 29 | The Rocky Horror Picture Show


Fri, December 31 – New Year’s Eve 1980’s Big Hair Prom