Rental


Located conveniently in the heart of downtown Lexington, The Lyric Theatre & Cultural Arts Center provides a multitude of beautiful & unique spaces to cater to a huge variety of events - from concerts to comedy nights, weddings to birthday parties, square dances to company meetings - look below and see if we are the right venue for your occasion!

Click here to view our 2016/2017 Rate Sheet and click here to download and fill out our Event Profile Sheet with all the specifics of your event. To view a diagram of parking at The Lyric, please click here

Once completed, fax this form to The Lyric at (859) 280-2261, or call us at (859) 280-2201 if you have any more questions!

Trying to figure out the right set up for the Multipurpose Room? Click here to view a to scale floor plan of the room.

Looking for decoration ideas? Click here to see photos from previous events!


Our 530 seat state-of-the-art theatre is not only great for showing movies, it is also great for live musical performances, plays, and large productions. All rental rentals come with two dressing rooms (equipped with shower, vanities, and performance monitor screens), green room, and an area for loading / unloading equipment. Our knowledgeable technical staff are also here (review rate sheet for details) to ensure the technical aspects of the event run flawlessly.

To watch the Lexington Lab Band play on our stage, click here!



Also referred to as the Multipurpose Room, the large windows and wood flooring are the perfect backdrop for any special occasion. This space has been utilized for community meetings, conferences, balls/dances, weddings/receptions, book fairs, concerts, dinners, family reunions and so much more! 

This space can accommodate up to 250 guests. Rental of the room comes with 150 chairs, twenty 6 ft wide circular tables, & twelve 8 ft long rectangular tables. Lyric setup of these items costs an additional fee. 


The courtyard provides a comfortable, enclosed outdoor atmosphere. Has been utilized previously for wedding ceremonies as well as additional outdoor space for anniversaries, parties, and family reunions! 

This space can accommodate up to ~130 guests seated, ~100 banquet style. Refunds do not apply if space is unusable due to weather.


*Our rental hours are limited to 8:00 am - 12:00 am. No group may be in the facility before or after these hours on any rental.

*Gallery/Museum NOT available for rental.

*Renters will be charged for total time occupying the space (within Lyric facility rental hours). This will include time that renters request to have tables, chairs and decorations set prior to the main event times.

2018 Lyric Rental Rates

Event Profile Sheet

Insurance Carriers (for theatrical events)

Theatre Equipment List

Lyric Parking Diagram

Multipurpose Room Floor Plan