WRECK it to RAI$E it gingerbread demolition

We’re partnering with the City of Gering to help add some pizzazz to a community event, and to raise some funds to help restore the Midwest Theater’s marquee, which was damaged by a small fire and two large hailstorms in 2019.

The fundraiser works like this:

On December 7 at 6:45 p.m. in the new Gering Civic Plaza, this gingerbread replica of the Midwest Theater will be demolished:

The method of its destruction will be determined by the amount of donations designated to each of four possibilities:

To make a donation and cast your vote, you can:

  • Vote onsite from 5-6:30 the night of the event with cash or check to Midwest Theater.
  • Vote ahead of time by calling 308-632-4311 to pay with a credit card.
  • Vote ahead of time by stopping by 1707 Broadway to pay with cash, check, or credit card (and to see the gingerbread house in person!)
  • Vote ahead of time by making an online donation – click here to donate now. Select “Midwest Marquee Fund” from the drop-down menu, create an account to check out, and please email Katie@MidwestTheater.com to specify your vote.

There will be other fun to be had in the Gering Civic Plaza on December 7 – watch the City of Gering’s social media channels for more details!