Rental Information

Please Note: Link above only assists in giving a general quote the community room, official quote must be given by Lyric representative. For a theatre quote, please contact the Lyric directly.

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, and more! Look below and see if we are the right venue for your occasion.

Click here to view our Rental Rates.

Click here to view a parking diagram for The Lyric.

Click hereto view a to scale and editable layout of the Community Room.

Click here to get some decorating ideas from previous weddings, parties, and events.

Click hereto download and fill out our Event Profile Sheet and apply for rental.

Are you a 501(c)3 nonprofit hoping to host a job fair, legal clinic, health fair, or other free, open, and beneficial to the public community event? Click here to learn about the requirements and how to apply for our Deweese Partner Rate.

Once you have completed the Event Profile Sheet, email this form to, fax to (859) 280-2261, or call us at (859) 280-2201 if you have any more questions!

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.

*Please note: The Lyric has a Steinway Baby Grand Piano that is available as an additional rental, for theatrical use only, for $250.00. This item is not included in the theatrical rental cost. Rental groups must place a request for this item at least 30 days prior to the rental to allow for tuning and maintenance. 

*For an itemized breakdown of our box office procedure/taxes & fees for ticketing, please click here.

*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.

Event Profile Sheet

Recommended Insurance Carriers (for theatrical events)

Theatre Equipment List

Lyric Parking Diagram

Multipurpose Room Floor Plan