Hayloft Theatre

The Hayloft Theatre is a turn-of-the-century barn that functioned as a theater in the late 1940s. The building was relocated to the Celery Flats Historical Area, restored as a theater.  

Reservations: The Hayloft Theatre can be reserved 12 months in advance. To request a date or check availability contact the Parks & Recreation Division by email or call 269-329-4522, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Maximum Capacity: 200 people without tables, 120 people with tables

Availability: April 15 - October 31

Rental Fees:

  • $400 for the first 5 hours; $60 each additional hour
  • $750 Wedding Fee/Maximum Daily Fee
  • Outside Performance Rental Fee: $300 per night
  • Refundable Damage Deposit: $150


Rules and Regulations:

  • The damage deposit and/or rental fees will be returned if the rental is cancelled within 2 weeks of payment.  After that period, 50% of the fees will be returned if cancelled at least 2 weeks prior to the rental date.  Any later cancellation will result in 100% forfeiture.
  • Reserving parties must be finished by 10:00 p.m. and cleaned up by 10:30 p.m.
  • The Hayloft Theatre and its surrounding area must be left in the proper condition on the same day as the rental or the damage deposit will be forfeited.
  • Battery operated candles are allowed.  Open flames are prohibited in historic buildings.

For more information about renting this facility, please contact the Parks & Recreation Division by email or call 269-329-4522, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.