July 1999 - Second and Main Ltd., announces the project and fundraising campaign to the public.
November 1999 - The former Rike’s/Lazarus department store building is imploded to make way for construction of the new performing arts center.
February 2000 - Site cleanup is completed.
April 2000 - Groundbreaking ceremony is held for the Schuster Center site.
June 2000 - Project officials award first construction contract, for shoring and excavating.
July 2000 through February 2001 - Contracts are awarded and construction commences.
June 2001 - A special ceremony is held to unveil the Schuster Center model.
October 2001 - Food service provider for the Schuster Center is announced.
April 2002 - Wintergarden glass wall enclosure is completed.
October 2002 - Time capsule placed in the Schuster Center.
February/March 2003 - Gala Celebration held to mark completion and opening of the Schuster Center.
March 2013 -February 2014 - Schuster Center celebrates its 10th anniversary!