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Arts Commons

205 8th Ave SE
Calgary, Alberta T2G 0K9

1797Largest Group
11Meeting Rooms
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  • The Stage seats up to 250 people in dinner style seatingThe Stage seats up to 250 people in dinner style seating

  • Dinner on The Stage is an unrivaled experience.Dinner on The Stage is an unrivaled experience.

  • To have your wedding or corporate event on the Stage is truely unique!To have your wedding or corporate event on the Stage is truely unique!

  • The Lobby has 2 levels which makes it ideal for small and large receptionsThe Lobby has 2 levels which makes it ideal for small and large receptions

  • Jack Singer Lobby - Wedding CeremonyJack Singer Lobby - Wedding Ceremony

  • Awards Dinners or Wedding Dinner, we can adapt the space to fit your needsAwards Dinners or Wedding Dinner, we can adapt the space to fit your needs

  • The Foyer of the Lobby is ideal for registration and welcoming guestsThe Foyer of the Lobby is ideal for registration and welcoming guests

  • As an Arts Centre we enjoy recommending an artist that fits your eventAs an Arts Centre we enjoy recommending an artist that fits your event

  • A versatile space for Presentations, Workshops or creative receptionsA versatile space for Presentations, Workshops or creative receptions

  • Top notch AV equipment and professional support to help you deliver your messageTop notch AV equipment and professional support to help you deliver your message

  • The Lobby of the Engineered Air Theatre lends itself perfectly for breaks or receptionsThe Lobby of the Engineered Air Theatre lends itself perfectly for breaks or receptions

  • Overview
Have a spectacular event and support the arts in Calgary! 


Arts Commons offers a creative and inspirational environment right in downtown Calgary that can only be found in a world-class arts centre. With more than 25 years of experience, we have created many memorable events for our clients and their guests in our unique spaces. We are known for providing clients with exceptional experiences—no matter what the event.

We offer beautiful spaces for weddings, streamlined services for meetings, intimate theatres for music, sweeping concert halls for grand productions and infinitely flexible options for everything in-between such as receptions, holiday parties and fundraisers. We invite you to browse our website and discover a venue that is perfect for your event. Our helpful staff is only a phone call away. Remember, when you support Arts Commons, you support Calgary’s arts community!

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Edmonton -180 Vancouver -800
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Calgary, YYC / 25
Public Transportation Options:
Bus
Train
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking:
Fee
Largest Group:
1797
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
11
Largest Classroom Style:
50
Largest Theatre Style:
1797
Technology:
As the largest performing arts centre in Western Canada, we offer top-notch sound and lighting technicians to complement any event. In addition, our stage crew is able to provide the best technical assistance and expertise in the business.
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Onsite A/V Staff:
Yes
Food & Beverage:
All beverage services are exclusively provided by Arts Commons' staff. We would be delighted to help you find the best wine or an original signature cocktail for your event. We partner with some of the best caterers in Calgary. Our carefully selected roster of professionals are the perfect complement to our services with their expertise set to impress your guests within your budget and with their diverse menu offerings.
Complete Meeting Package:
Yes
Ropes Course / Team Building:
No
Special Rates and Packages:
To achieve your unique vision, our professional and knowledgeable team will be delighted to talk with you and design an event specific estimate for your exact needs. Standard preliminary estimates are also available to get a general idea of costs.
Rental Policies:
We welcome any and all requests. Please note: to book the Jack Singer Concert Hall, we generally require 6 to 8 months notice; the Jack Singer Lobby usually requires 1 to 3 months notice.
Phone:
403-294-7406
Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Expo/Competitions
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Wedding Ceremony/Reception

Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110