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 and 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: 

     All deposits & rental fees are due upon reservation.

  • Refundable Security Deposit: $150
  • $300 for 3 hours Monday - Thursday Only 
  • Minimum Rental Fee (5 hours): $400;  $60 each additional hour
  • Maximum Daily Rental Fee: $770
  • Weddings/Receptions: $770 ALL DAY RENTAL
  • Outside Performance Fee: $300 per night
  • Stacking Chair Rental Fee: $60
  • Indoor Restrooms in Lower Level of Building
  • 200 Plastic Stacking Chairs Available (no tables provided)
  • Floor Space: 35' x 45'
  • No Kitchen Facility
  • No Heat or Air Conditioning
  • Additional photos of interior and exterior

Rules and Regulations:

  • The security deposit is non-refundable if reservation is canceled at any time for any reason. The rental fee will be returned if canceled before 1 month prior to your event otherwise any later cancellation will result in 100% forfeiture of the rental fee. Please allow four-six weeks for your deposit to be returned after your event.
  • Reserving parties must be cleaned up and vacate the facility by 10:00 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.
  • Hayloft Facility Policy
  • General Rules

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.