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Garner Performing Arts Center

  • 742 W. Garner Rd.
    Garner, NC 27529

The Garner Performing Arts Center is a wonderful venue to host or attend a special event. The renovated auditorium offers 12,673 sq. ft. of space, which includes a versatile stage with fly space and rails, separate dressing rooms with restrooms, green room, loading dock, technician’s booth, updated lighting equipment and controls. The auditorium includes 465 comfortable, theater-style seats and meets all ADA requirements with easy wheelchair accessibility and seating. For more intimate gatherings, the auditorium’s beautifully decorated main lobby and back stage lobby can each provide a backdrop to celebrate any special occasion. A piano, podium, limited number of tables and folding chairs as well as a concession booth off the main lobby may be used for a additional charge. The venue is accessible via several major highways and there is plenty of free off street parking.

General

General
  • Accepts Major Credit Cards:
  • Accessible to people with disabilities:
  • Children Welcome:
  • Elevators Indoor:
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  • LGBT Welcoming:
  • Near Interstate:
  • Reservation Deposit Required:
  • Season of Operation: Year Round
  • Monday Hours: 1:30-5:00pm
  • Tuesday Hours: 1:30-5:00pm
  • Wednesday Hours: 1:30-5:00pm
  • Thursday Hours: 1:30-5:00pm
Garner Performing Arts Center Meeting Facility
  • Largest Room: 9,500
  • Theatre Capacity: 471
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Floorplan: View/Download File
  • Description: Stage space 30' x 40'.
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  • Any Outside Catering Allowed:
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  • Chairs Provided:
  • Outside Catering From Approved List Required:
  • Parking Onsite:
  • Permanent Stage:
  • Tables Provided:
  • Wireless in Meeting Space:

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception Media
Auditorium 40 X 75   10     9500.00     471                 No  

Akeelah and The Bee

  • March 25, 2017
  • Address: 742 W. Garner Rd., Garner, NC 27529

The North Carolina Central Department of Theatre and Dance will present Akeelah and The Bee at the Garner Performing Arts Center. View Details

87: One Town, One School, One Team, One Championship

  • March 30, 2017 - April 01, 2017
  • Address: 742 W. Garner Rd., Garner, NC 27529

"87:  One Town, One School, One Team, One Championship" is a musical about a group of boys that captured the imagination of a small t... View Details

Hugh Panaro

  • April 08, 2017
  • Address: 742 W. Garner Rd., Garner, NC 27529

Hugh Panaro has been described as "the leader of Broadway’s dwindling supply of great leading men." Critically lauded and adored by fa... View Details

Sylvia

  • April 21, 2017 - April 29, 2017
  • Address: 742 W. Garner Rd., Garner, NC 27529

The Towne Players of Garner will present Sylvia at the Garner Performing Arts Center. Greg and Kate have moved to Manhattan after twenty-two years o... View Details

Travis Powell as Elvis On Tour 2017

  • June 23, 2017
  • Address: 742 W. Garner Rd., Garner, NC 27529

Direct from Legends in Concert comes Las Vegas Horizon Award Winner and Top 5 Elvis Tribute Artist in the World Travis Powell! LND Entertainment ... View Details

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421 Fayetteville St., Ste. 1505  
Raleigh, NC 27601   1.800.849.8499

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