Rental Information - Franklin-Theatre

Rental Information

Hosting Your Next Event

World-Class Production Capabilities and Ample Space for Engaging and Safe Events

The Franklin Theatre is a state-of-the-art venue that can host almost any event you can imagine and create. In addition to live performances, the Theatre hosts private events focused on our music industry partners, businesses and corporations, and small, curated social gatherings.

We’re excited to make your next event a success!

  • Corporate and employee functions
  • Educational presentations
  • Social and family occasions
  • Broadcast, webcast, videotaping and recording
  • Movie premieres and screenings
  • Benefits and fundraisers

Trust our staff to exceed your expectations at every turn!


Venue Information

  • 289 to 312 seating capacity
  • 30×23 foot performance stage
  • State of the art sound and lighting systems
  • HD video presentation with retractable 23 foot screen
  • First-class dressing and green room
  • Full ticketing services including web based convenience
  • Food and beverage services or use your caterer
  • Complete bar services
  • Private VIP lounge (balcony level)
  • Clean comfortable restrooms
  • Free Parking garages on 2nd and 4th avenue (both less than a 5 minute walk)
  • VIP parking in back of venue
  • Fully handicap accessible
  • Certified LEED Silver building

For Seating Chart click here

For Technical Package click here

Base Rental Includes

  • Use of designated rental space(s), restrooms, and building entrances during the contracted rental period – Rental time begins with load-in and ends with load-out – Full Day is from 9 a.m. to midnight – Half Day can be any 4 hour period
  • House sound and lighting equipment package for live music and projection screen for film/video
  • Our concessions stand (popcorn, candy, pizza, soda, beer, wine, and bottled water)

Additional fees and arrangements may apply and vary depending on the nature of the production and may include technical personnel, equipment, box office / ticketing, custodial, catering and other services. We are happy to provide an estimate before making contractual arrangements.

For more information and to explore dates for your next event, please e-mail:

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Rent The History & Culture Center

The Perfect Complement to The Franklin Theatre.

The History & Culture Center is a historic 6,000-square-foot, three-story building is also available for private event use, and like The Franklin Theatre, is a division of the nonprofit Heritage Foundation of Williamson County. This National Register landmark building is a perfect pre- or post-event complement to happenings at The Franklin Theatre.  Contact Morgan Floyd at 615-591-8500 or to learn more about using any Heritage Foundation destination for your private event.

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