Baum Walker HallBaum Walker Hall

A 1,201-seat auditorium with proscenium stage fully equipped for theatrical performances. This venue is popular for recitals, lectures, musical performances, ceremonies and concerts.

  • Total Capacity: 1,201
  • Orchestra Pit Capacity: 35
  • Orchestra Level Capacity: 704
  • Balcony: 462

PROSCENIUM OPENING: 24' high x 58' wide 

Located at 495 W. Dickson Street, Fayetteville, AR.

For more information, please call 479.443.9216 x260 or email: events@waltonartscenter.org.



Starr Theater

Starr Theater

This black box theater is equipped with complete theatrical lighting. The theater is ideal for intimate performances and offers patrons a smoke-free club environment. As a reception site, Starr Theater transforms into an elegant setting ideal for formal dinners, wedding receptions, holiday parties and fundraising galas.

Below is a capacity breakdown:  

  • Retractable Seating: 132
  • Theater Style Capacity: 150-164 (132 retractable seating + additional floor seats)
  • Lecture Style Capacity: 220 (132 retractable seating + additional floor seats)
  • Seated dinner: 160
  • Reception: 250

Room measures 50' x 55' or 2,750 square feet

Located at 495 W. Dickson St., Fayetteville.

For more information, please call 479.443.9216 x260 or email: events@waltonartscenter.org.



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Studio Theater

Located at the Nadine Baum Studios on West Street across from Walton Arts Center, this room offers a unique space for special events. Whether used as a performance space, for banquets, large parties, dances or receptions, this venue is a versatile and convenient setting for any event.

  • Theater Style Capacity: 300
  • Seated Dinner: 192
  • Reception: 400

Room measures 74' x 54' or 3,996 square feet

Located on West Avenue, across from main WAC facility, Fayetteville, AR.

For more information, please call 479.443.9216 x260 or email: events@waltonartscenter.org



McBride Studio

McBride Studio

This studio space is ideal for pre and post-performance receptions, smaller dinners, business meetings and classes.

  • Theater Style capacity: 100
  • Seated Dinner: 72
  • Reception: 100

Room measures 38' x 40' or 1,520 square feet

Located at 495 W. Dickson Street, Fayetteville, AR.

For more information, please call 479.443.9216 x260 or email: events@waltonartscenter.org.



Cynthia H. Coughlin Lobby

Cynthia H. Coughlin Gallery/Main Lobby

The hub of activity before or after any event at WAC, the main lobby is a spacious alternative setting for receptions and dinners when performances are not scheduled.  Features a beautiful view of Tyson Plaza.

  • Theater Style capacity: 150
  • Seated Dinner: 112
  • Reception: 400

Room measures 31' x 120' or 4960 square feet

Located at 495 W. Dickson Street, Fayetteville, AR.

For more information, please call 479.443.9216 x260 or email: events@waltonartscenter.org.



Bradberry Amphitheater

Bradberry Amphitheater/Rosen Memorial Rose Garden

This semi-private outdoor venue offers guests a garden-like atmosphere and is appropriate for wedding ceremonies, receptions and dinners. Gated entrances allow guest access from Dickson Street. Please note that chairs are not permitted on the grassy area of the amphitheater.  

  • Theater Style capacity: 150 guests seated on stone steps
  • Seated Dinner: 48
  • Reception: 150-200

Amphtheater/garden is approximately 2000 square feet

Located at 495 W. Dickson Street, Fayetteville, AR.

For more information, please call 479.443.9216 x260 or email: events@waltonartscenter.org.



Joy Pratt Markham Gallery

Joy Pratt Markham Gallery

This lovely visual arts space is available for occasional rental. 

Located at 495 W. Dickson Street, Fayetteville, AR

For more information, please call 479.443.9216 x260 or email: events@waltonartscenter.org