About The Festival Hall

Festival Hall dressed for an event

Festival Hall dressed for an event

The building was built in 1972. The Festival Hall serves the Town for a range of facilities.

The Festival Hall complex consists of the Main Hall, Committee Room, large catering kitchen and bar. The Committee Room can be used on its own, or booked with a combination of other rooms.

The maximum capacity of the Main Hall is 200 persons and 20 persons for the Committee Room. 

The venue can be hired for wedding receptions, formal dinners, children’s parties or discos etc. Hire charge starts from as little as £6.00 per hour for the Committee Room and £9.00 per hour for the Main Hall. 

The whole building is accessible with wide doors and ramps where necessary.

There is a large stage area which, in conjunction with the Committee Room used as dressing rooms, is a superb theatre suitable for many types of stage production Variety shows, Pantos or plays can all be accommodated for. There is a PA system available if required.

The “Marquee Lining” is available at an extra cost, either with the full Marquee or just the side walls. 

For further information, to check availability, or to make a booking, please contact the office by telephone: 01673  842479 or email townclerk@marketrasentc.co.uk