Between the Dock and the Snow Forts
August 22, 2005
December 6, 2012
Welcome to the Town Center! This is often the first place you visit. If Club Penguin is having a party... this room is usually well decorated for it.
Town Center (or simply known as the Town) is the main gathering area in , where many penguins chat, and advertise parties at their Club Penguin igloos. The Town is usually the first area that penguins enter after logging on, unless there are one hundred penguins already in the Town, in which case they will enter a different area.
The Town has no games, but it is an easy way to access rooms including the
Coffee Shop, Night Club, Clothes Shop, Dock, and the Snow Forts. It is almost always decorated for parties and events. Along with the Plaza, the Town is the busiest room in .
During the Beta Test Party, it had a banner hanging from the Coffee Shop that read " BETA TEST PARTY", and there were two boxes of party hats.
During the Halloween Party 2005, not much was decorated, except that there were orange lights at the Night Club instead of the white ones, and there were a few cobwebs around.
During the Christmas Party 2005, there was a small Christmas tree with ornaments on it. Also the outside of the Night Club was Christmas colored.
During the Summer Party, the Town was decorated with green lights at the Night Club instead of the white ones. There were also two torches and three palm trees.
During the Western Party, the Town was decorated with a banner hanging on the Coffee Shop that read "Surprise Party", while the Night Club was turned into a barn.
During the Sports Party, the Town was decorated with small red and white flags. Also, there was a banner hanging on the Coffee Shop that read "Red Team" with red and white balloons.
During the Halloween Party 2006, the Town was decorated. There were orange lights at the Night Club instead of the white ones, and one pumpkin and small ones hung over the Coffee Shop.
During the Christmas Party 2006, the Town was decorated and covered with snow. There were two Christmas trees made of snow. A snowman could be seen there between the Night Club and Gift Shop. Also, there were red and green lights instead of white ones at the Night Club.
During the Winter Fiesta 2007, lights, lanterns, and piñatas were placed among the buildings in town. A palm tree was also placed next to the Coffee Shop.
During the Festival of Snow 2007 the Night Club was turned into an ice palace. Cut-out snowflakes were placed all over town. A banner which read "Festival of Snow" was placed on the Coffee Shop.
During the St. Patrick's Day Party 2007, the buildings in the town became green and a big four leaf clover was carved in the snow.
During the April Fools' Party 2007, not much was changed. However there were boxes scattered, and banner which read "April Fools!" was placed on the Coffee Shop.
During the Pirate Party 2007, the buildings were pirate themed such as the Coffee Shop looking like a tavern. There was a banner on the Coffee Shop which read "Ahoy!". There were also treasure chests.
During The Summer Kickoff Party the Coffee Shop was turned into a giant coconut with a straw in it. Surfboards were around town, and a smiling sun was carved into the snow.
During the Water Party 2007, there was a hose which lead into the Night Club, a banner which read "Water Party" with a picture of a water balloon on it, and a water splat was carved into the snow.
During Camp Penguin, there was a sign that read "Camp Penguin" and a trail was made in the middle of the Town.
During the Fall Fair 2007, the Town was given a carnival feel with many lights and stylized signs. The Night Club was turned into a Carnival Tent, and the Coffee Shop had a sign which read "Fall Fair" and featured Rockhopper and Yarr.
During the Halloween Party 2007, the buildings in the Town were given a haunted house look. As well as the rest of the island, the town featured a night sky.
The Town Center had a Christmas village look during the Christmas Party 2007.
During the Winter Fiesta 2008, the Night Club was turned into a golden Mayan pyramid. Lanterns and piñatas were also around the Town.
During the Submarine Party, the Town was given an underwater feel. The Coffee Shop was turned into a seashell, the Night Club was turned into a sunken ship, and the Gift Shop's paint was somewhat rusted.
During the St. Patrick's Day Party 2008, the buildings became green, and there was a banner on the Coffee Shop, which read "St. Patrick's Parade".
During the April Fools' Party 2008, the Night Club was pixelated, the Coffee Shop was drawn in crayon, and the Gift Shop was white with dark tan lines.
The design of the Town Center during Rockhopper's Arrival Party, was quite similar to the design of the Pirate Party 2007. The only difference is the red dotted trail in the middle of town.
During the Medieval Party 2008, the Night Club turned into a castle, and its sign read "Knight Club". The Coffee Shop and Gift Shop were both a given a Medieval look.
During the Water Party 2008, not much was changed, except for the Night Club turning blue, and a hose running into the entrance.
During the Music Jam 2008, balloons, flags, and signs set up around town center. There were also cut-out music notes as well a sign in the shape of a jar that said, " Music Jam".
During the Penguin Games, the Town showed full support for Team Red. Red flags and balloons were set up around town.
During the Fall Fair 2008, the Town was given a carnival feel with many lights and stylized signs. The Night Club was colorful, and the Coffee Shop had a sign which read "Fall Fair" and featured Rockhopper and Yarr.
During the 3rd Anniversary Party, all of the buildings of the Town were decorated. The Coffee Shop was decorated so it looked like the cake in the Coffee Shop. The Gift Shop was decorated with an ad outside, and it seemed bigger. However, the interior of the Gift Shop was not decorated, and the town looks like Times Square.
During the Halloween Party 2008, there were pumpkin heads over the Coffee Shop, also the lights of the Night Club turned orange and the sky became dark.
During the Christmas Party 2008, the rooms were covered with snow, and there were two Christmas trees and two others made of snow.
During the Dance-A-Thon, there was a long red carpet leading to the Night Club.
During the Winter Fiesta 2009, the Night Club was turned into a golden Mayan pyramid. Lanterns and piñatas were also around town.
During Puffle Party 2009, it was decorated as if it was an igloo filled with puffle furniture. The exterior of the Coffee Shop was fuzzy and was green, resembling a Small Scratching Post. A Puffle Party banner was hung there. The interior of the Coffee Shop was not decorated.
During the St. Patrick's Day Party 2009, the buildings in the Town became green and a big four leaf clover was carved in the snow, where the snow was colored green. There was also a banner hung over the Coffee Shop.
During the April Fools' Party 2009, the rooms in the town were turned to boxes. The Coffee Shop also had a banner that reads "APRIL FOOLS!" and some boxes can be spotted in the Town.
During the Medieval Party 2009, the Night Club turned into a Castle, and its sign read "Knight Club". The Coffee Shop and Gift Shop were both a given a Medieval look.
During the Adventure Party, the Night Club, Gift Shop and Coffee Shop were made of bamboo shoots. There was a wooden statue of a penguin next to the Coffee Shop and two other wooden statues of puffles next to the Night Club. The Town was also full of trees.
During the Music Jam 2009, the Coffee Shop had a banner that reads "LIVE MUSIC". It also had some balloons that were colored blue, red and yellow, along with the pink and yellow lights in the Night Club.
During the Festival of Flight, the Coffee Shop had a banner that reads "FESTIVAL OF FLIGHT". Also, a sun was placed next to the banner, along with two clouds, one in the Night Club and the other in the Coffee Shop, along with some balloons next to the Night Club. There are two fans that could be found in the Town during the party.
During The Fair 2009, the Night Club was colorful, along with the Gift Shop banner, and the Coffee Shop had a sign which read "THE FAIR" and featured Rockhopper and Yarr.
During the 4th Anniversary Party, the Coffee Shop was turned to a cake from outside, which was colored green, blue and purple. There were also gifts and balloons around the Town.
During the Halloween Party 2009, there were pumpkin heads over the Coffee Shop, also the lights of the Night Club turned orange and the sky became dark. On the Coffee Shop and Night Club there was two signs, that reads "NIGHT OF THE LIVING SLED".
During the Holiday Party 2009, a snowman was placed beside the Coffee Shop, the trees became christmas trees, and the exteriors were given christmas lights.
During the Underwater Expedition, the Town was tilted to the left and had a poster for the Underwater Maze. Oddly, it was otherwise undecorated.
During the Rockhopper's Quest, the Town had a sign added directing penguins to the beach. It was otherwise undecorated.
During the Puffle Party 2012 The Town was well decorated but not like any other party this year. The Coffee Shop was a wooden place with red wood, and there was a big puffle drinking tube with coffee in it. The Night Club had two doors, had a big silver puffle on it. It also had lights that changed color.
During the April Fools' Party 2012, there was a mat and a few whoopee cushions. In the corner, there was a box archway leading to the Snow Forts, where the box portal was. The Blue Propeller Cap was obtainable in this room.
During the Earth Day 2012, there was an archway which read 'EARTH DAY' leading to the Snow Forts. The Safari Helmet was obtainable in this room.
During the Medieval Party 2012 The buildings were decorated and rebuilt to look like a replica of dark age buildings. There were pictures of Scorn the Dragon King's face. The Clothes Shop was renamed 'Market', the Night Club 'Knight Club', and the Coffee Shop was the 'Ye Olde Coffee'.
During the Marvel Super Hero Takeover 2012 the Town was like a city, had a car, some other buildings and sidewalks, along with entrances to the Hero HQ and the Villain Lair.
During the Construction of the Make Your Mark: Ultimate Jam, there was a pile of wooden planks, several boxes and some posters in the buildings.
During the Make Your Mark: Ultimate Jam, the Town was covered with neon lights.
During Adventure Party: Temple of Fruit the Town was a combination of previous Island Adventure Parties and Fruit theme.
During the Adventure Party: Temple of Fruit, it was decorated like past years. There were several fruits in the plants and trees, and 1 week after the party, it announced the Smoothie Smash Grand Opening.
During The Fair 2012 the Town was exactly the same as last year, The Fair 2011. The buildings were colorful, balloons were floating in the air, confetti laid on the ground and there was an advertisement of the Great Puffle Circus.
During the Halloween Party 2012 the Town was the same as last year Halloween Party 2011, only with an announcement board from Gary the Gadget Guy about his search for Gariwald VIII.
During Operation: Blackout the Town was much darker. There were two flags that featured half of Herbert P. Bear's face and there was a golden statue of Herbert. There was also a thermometer displaying the temperature and an entrance to the Underground Resistance.
During late Operation: Blackout the Coffee Shop, Night Club and Gift Shop were covered in snow. It had a similar layout like it had the Town during the Christmas Party 2006 and 2008.
During the Holiday Party 2012, it was decorated the same way as last year. It was decorated to look like a Santa Village. There was an advertisement leading penguins to the Cookie Shop or to the Bakery.
During the Puffle Party 2013, it was decorated the same way as last year. The only difference was the Stadium and the box of free items got removed.
During the Marvel Super Hero Takeover 2013 the Town Center looked like a very modern city with skyscrapers and many buildings behind the Town Center.
During the Card-Jitsu Party 2013, it was decorated like an ancient Chinese/Japanese town. It was the domain of the element of Fire. It was decorated the same way during the Card-Jitsu Party 2011, the only difference was the removal of the Fire Headbands free item box.
During the Teen Beach Movie Summer Jam, you could access the Epic Wave and the Highway in this room. There was a skateboard ramp with the design similar to the Cave how is decorated during the Puffle Parties. The buildings changed like the Dance Club changing into a hut saying "Shimmy Shack". The snow was replaced with sand also.
During the Medieval Party 2013, it was similar decorated to the Medieval Party 2012. However, the background changed instead of showing Scorn's Mountain, it just showed normal mountains and the Dock also. This time you could not use the Skyward Staff to access this room.
During the Halloween Party 2013, the sky changed from daytime to nighttime with a storm. You could see a full moon in the sky. The Dance Club has been transformed into a pumpkin, the Clothes Shop into a Witch Shop and the Coffee Shop changed building as well.
During the 8th Anniversary Party, the Halloween Party 2013 was still going on. There were some balloons here and a banner in the Coffee Shop saying "Happy Anniversary". The banner was rainbow colored as well.
During Operation: Puffle, it was nighttime and there were many missing puffle posters.
During the Holiday Party 2013, it was decorated the same as last year.
During the Star Wars Rebels Takeover, it was decorated to resemble Lothal, the planet where the TV show takes place.
During the SoundStudio Party, it was decorated similar to the Hollywood Party, albeit a few minor changes, such as a " SoundStudio" sign on the Dance Club.
During Pi Day, there was a large signpost on the right which directed players to the Mine Shack where the party was being held.
During the Puffle Party 2015, the room was similar to previous Puffle Parties. The only difference from last year was the item booth was missing.
During the Cave Maze, there was a signpost on the left directing players to the Dock, where the event was being held.
During the Frozen Fever Party 2015, the town was decorated the same way as the Frozen Party (2014).
During The Fair 2015, the town was decorated the same way as The Fair 2014.
During the Festival of Snow 2015, the town showcased some statues that were selected in the fan art Snow statues. A big banner that said "festival of snow" was hanging on the dance club.
During the 10th Anniversary Party, the Town had blue and yellow balloons and banners hung up, with a sign over the Coffee Shop labeled "GET YOUR PARTY HAT!" There was also a small pool of lava with rocks floating in it, and two dinosaur puffles on top, which could be adopted.
During the Halloween Party 2015, it was decorated the same way as the Halloween Party 2014.
During the Holiday Party 2015, it was decorated the same way as the Holiday Party 2013.
Rsnail designed the original Town. The original design was drawn by a contract artist named Peter Welleman. 
 According to Screenhog in a February 2008 blog post, pins are never hidden here because it is the busiest room in .
Club Penguin On February 13, 2014, the Town was given music, as well as the Cove. But in September 16, 2015, it was changed to 3rd Anniversary Party main theme.
2006 - December 6, 2012 (with Ice Rink)
2006 - December 6, 2012 (with Stadium)
December 6, 2012 - Current (with Ice Rink)
December 6, 2012 - September 16, 2015 (with Stadium)
September 16, 2015 - September 30, 2015 (with Stadium)
Marvel Super Hero Takeover 2012 (damaged)
Marvel Super Hero Takeover 2013 (damaged)
Star Wars Takeover (one week before)
Star Wars Takeover (after
Penguin Cup after June 29
August 2005 - November 2008.
November 2008 - June 2011.
Names in other languages
Russian Центральная площадь
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