The Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater is a beautifully-restored treasure listed on the National Register of Historic Places that offers visitors a unique and visually stunning experience. The theater is located at 315 North Chestnut Street in the heart of downtown Lumberton. First opened in 1928 as a vaudeville and silent film house, the theater offers a wide array of programming including live touring performances, original productions, art exhibits, films, special events and rentals.

2023-24 Mainstage Schedule Announced

2023-24 Mainstage Schedule Announced



The Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater, located in downtown Lumberton, has announced its 2023-24 mainstage series of performances. Season tickets will go on sale 1pm Monday August 7 while tickets for individual shows will be available for purchase at 1pm Monday August 14.

Ticketing Information
Tickets for the Mainstage Series can be purchased on-line by going to the theater’s web site at  Tickets also can be purchased in-person or with credit card or cash 1 to 5:30 pm Monday through Friday through its administrative offices in the theater’s second floor (enter on Fourth Street side), or by calling the Civic Center at (910) 738-4339. When available, tickets can also be purchased at the door. Theater lobby box office opens for ticket sales one hour prior to performance.

A Season Subscription DISCOUNT of 20% off the Individual price is available with purchase of five or more events at the same time through the box office. Senior, military, student discounts and Group Rates are also available for most events.  For group rates and season tickets, call the box office at (910)738-4339. All ticket prices include 7% sales tax on nonprofit attraction ticket sales as required by the North Carolina General Assembly as of January 1, 2013, as well as all ticketing and service charge fees.

Please note, the theater does not guarantee the authenticity of tickets purchased from any third party reseller and recommends that tickets be purchased directly through its box office, or its website to ensure ticket authenticity and pricing.

Masters of Soul
7pm Friday September 15

Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra
Saturday September 30

Annual Bluegrass on the Blackwater Concert: Darren Nicholson Band

Annual Robeson County Christmas Show
7pm Thursday – Saturday December 7-9
1pm Saturday December 9
3pm Sunday December 10
7pm Friday December 15
1pm Saturday December 16
7pm Saturday December 16

“Hank and My Honky Tonk Heroes” Featuring Jason Petty
7pm Saturday February 3

Return of The Motown Special with Denise Tichenor and Friends
7pm Saturday March 2

Annual My Time to Shine Talent Competition
7pm Saturday March 30

Spring Musical:
Disney’s The Little Mermaid
Wednesday June 5 – 7 pm
Thursday June 6 – 7pm
Friday June 7 – 7pm
Saturday June 8 – 1pm    Saturday June 8 – 7pm
Sunday June 9 – 3pm