Rental Spaces

Looking for the perfect place to hold your next function? In addition to offering programming for the general public, the Clay Center can be rented for special events of all types…everything from corporate receptions, weddings, class reunions, and bar or bat mitzvahs to holiday parties, group meetings, community theater and educational lectures. The possibilities are virtually limitless.

Spaces available to rent include:

  • Maier Foundation Performance Hall
  • Walker Theater
  • Founder’s Lounge
  • Benedum Grand Lobby
  • Juliet Art Museum
  • Avampato Discovery Museum
  • Susan Runyan Maier Sculpture Garden
  • Caperton Planetarium & Theater

Look at our online brochure for photos and additional information about each space. Contact our rental and sales department to schedule a tour today!

The Clay Center partners exclusively with Embassy Suites for all catering needs.  Please contact Hayley Tighe at Embassy Suites for more information.  304-770-5564 or

For those needing technical specifications to plan an event, please click here.

Please fill out our rental events interest form and someone will contact you shortly about your event.