Venue Hire


Being a multi-purpose venue, you can hire Arlington Arts for a variety of reasons to meet your needs. Looking for a small meeting room for interviews, a team-building day, host your own live event, theatre or dance production? Arlington Arts is the perfect venue for any kind of event, conference or event you may have in mind.


Arlington Arts is a state of the art facility for both arts and corporate events.

This means that our open foyer areas are perfect for networking alongside small exhibitions. Not to mention for small breakout group works and informal meetings.

The auditorium is a modern and dramatic space for keynote speeches.

It is licensed for events of up to 500 people – everything from Rock’n’Roll to banquets, singing workshops and B2B seminars.

The meeting rooms in the conference suite are well ventilated training or boardroom environments flooded with natural light. One of the meeting rooms can be split into two should your booking require.

Offering fantastic flexibility and a range of high quality furnishings to compliment most kinds of small-to-medium sized events, from networked laptop teaching to First Aid role play.

We have free parking for up to 125 cars within the vicinity of the centre, with another overflow car park for an additional 120 cars available.

All of our spaces are maintained to the highest standards. All bookings are fully serviced by a dedicated duty manager assigned to your event and also any bar staff should you require it.

Capacities and Dimensions:

Anne Egerton Auditorium: (pdf)

Foyle Foundation and Henry Smith Seminar Rooms (pdf)

Garfield Weston Seminar Rooms (pdf)

If you have your own production planned but no space for the performance, our 252 seated (380 mixed seated/standing) auditorium could be perfect for you. With great acoustics and a high level sound system our venue offers a space that will get the best out of your production. Our technical are also on hand to help you with any issues you may have. We also offer to manage the ticketing of the event for you so you don’t have the added stress.

To enquire about hiring our venue for events please contact or call us on 01635 244 246.

Visit our technical page for full specifications and plans of Arlington Arts Centre. You can also contact our Technical Manager via e-mail,

If hiring the venue for a production isn’t what you’re looking for, please visit one of the alternative options under the venue hire drop down menu above.