Facility Rental

Looking for a place to have a meeting or host a speaker? How about a birthday or holiday party? If you are searching for a place to have an intimate wedding, look no further. We’ve got the perfect place. Right next door to Kirchhoff’s Bakery, Etcetera2 Coffee, Paducah Axe, Over/Under, Doe’s, and Max’s Brick Oven. With easy setup and convenient parking, MHT has the perfect space.

The Market House Theatre has two spaces currently available for event rental. Rentals are subject to space availability. See our detailed event pricing guide for non-profit and package rates. 
Contact our Facilities Manager for more information or to set up a time to view the space at 270.444.6828 ext. 107 or travis@mhtplay.org.

Event Rental Rates



Historic Market House Theatre Stage 
Great for large meetings, weddings/receptions, and performances, the Market House Theatre Stage is located in the historic Market House building facing Kentucky Avenue. While originally a market for farmers to sell produce, the space was transformed into a theatre in 1963. This space is currently set up for digital presentation and sound reinforcement and will make a great venue for many functions. Current seating performance seating allows 200 people.

Courtyard Lobby and Outdoor Courtyard Stage
The Market House Theatre Courtyard Lobby is one of the most popular spaces to hold events. Located on Market House Square, just down from Kirchhoffs Bakery and Etcetera 2, the Event Building stands out with its beautifully tiled covered walls. It has a main room that is capable of seating less than 75 people. There is a prep kitchen with refrigerators, an ice machine, and sinks that works perfectly for caterers. The Market House Theatre’s Courtyard can also be added with an outdoor stage to add more space and offer a unique, outdoor space for larger events.
Studio 200 Theatre
Market House Theatre’s newly renovated Studio Theatre in the old Finkel Building is a perfect space for holding smaller performances and even events. The space is a flexible space that can be set up with risers for a performance or can be arraigned for table a chairs for a dinner or party. Large events can pair this space with the Studio Event Room to hold small conventions or classes.
Studio 200 Event Room
The Studio Event Room is located in the old Finkel Building. This space can old as many as 125 people with tables and chairs and is an excellent option for large parties, wedding receptions, or dinners. 
Meeting Room
Market House Theatre offers a beautiful meeting space in the heart of downtown. Located in our music and dance building, the space has easy access to parking and a large wall-mounted TV for any type of meeting. The space can accommodate approximately 30 people.