Welcome! We are glad you are here! The Carson Center for the Performing Arts, also known as The Luther F. Carson Four Rivers Center, is your regional, multiple-use facility with beautiful spaces for public and private events of all types. Enjoy superb staging and near-perfect acoustics for a wide variety of entertainment, cultural, and education programming.
The Carson Center is located in downtown Paducah, Kentucky, and overlooks the confluence of the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers. It is a significant component of Paducah’s downtown area revitalization and serves a diverse population from a four-state region and beyond. The Carson Center is a not-for-profit organization (501(c)(3).
Code of Conduct
You and your guests deserve to have a great experience at The Carson Center. We are committed to offering you the best customer experience possible. In turn, we ask all guests to be respectful of others around them. Any guest who interferes with the enjoyment of another individual during an event may be subject to immediate ejection from the building.
Standing on chairs or any other building structures is not permitted and may result in ejection from the event. Standing in aisles and doorways is also prohibited.
Kentucky state law prohibits smoking at the Carson Center.
Box Office Manager
Building Services Manager
Building Services Supervisor
Digital Marketing Associate
Food and Beverage Coordinator
Events and Marketing Assistant