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The Temptations

Concert and Dance Party
Event Info
Date: Saturday, August 3, 2019
Location: Holmes Convocation Center
Time: 7:30pm
$30 Adult
$10 Student
$5 Child

For more than fifty years, The Temptations have prospered, propelling popular music with a series of smash hits and sold-out performances throughout the world. The Temptations' forty-four Billboard Top 10 hits include My Girl, Ain’t Too Proud, Papa Was a Rolling Stone and I Can’t Get Next to You. The group includes original member Otis Williams, with singers Ron Tyson, Terry Weeks, Larry Braggs and Willie Greene Jr.

Day of Show Information

  • Directions to the Holmes Center
  • Doors open at 6 p.m.
  • Parking
    • Free parking is available all day in all university parking lots. Maps and other resources can be found at
    • An AppalCart Shuttle will run from Peacock Hall Parking Lot (located directly across the street from the Schaefer Center) to the Holmes Center and a shuttle from Hill Street Parking Lot to the Holmes Center starting at 6pm.
    • Other suggested parking lots include:
      • Stadium Parking Lot (located behind the Schaefer Center)
      • Rivers Street Parking Deck (located approximately ½ mile from the Holmes Center)
  • Food Trucks - Betty's BiscuitsThe Cardinal and El Taccoriendo
    • Available pre-show from 5-7:30pm in the Visitor Lot of John Thomas Hall onsite at the Holmes Center. Cash and credit cards accepted.
  • Concessions
    • Concession stands are located in sections 2, 10 and 13
    • The Holmes Center accepts Cash, Visa and MasterCard at all locations


A Schaefer Popular Series Event

Series Sponsorship provided by Westglow Resort & Spa and Rowland’s Restaurant, made possible through the generosity of Bonnie and Jamie Schaefer.

Performance Sponsorship provided by:

  • Westglow Resort & Spa
  • Boone Area Visitors Bureau
  • Mast General Store
  • Goodnight Brothers
  • SkyBest Communications, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo