host your next event at the turnage theatre  

Exhibit spaces

The Arts of the Pamlico offers affordable spaces in its Historic Turnage Theatre for art exhibits, performances, private events (weddings, receptions, bridal or baby showers, birthdays and more), private movies, community & group events, business meetings and more. Rates and dimensions for each space is provided below. As the regional arts council, AOP provides performance & exhibit spaces at a low rate to support artists earning an income from their art..

The Palace Theatre

The Turnage Theatre, with a seating capacity of 432, is available for everything from a group movie to a music performance or stage production, ceremonies, recitals, weddings, services and more.

Turnage Gallery
Our 1200 square foot Gallery provides a flex space for large art exhibits, meetings, performances, receptions, before wedding parties, dinners, reunions, corporate meeting and networking groups.
Art Cafe'

Our art cafe’ can host small receptions for 25 -35 seated persons at our cafe tables with high padded & wooden chairs or 30 – 35 standing participants. The cafe space comes with a separate entrance, bathroom and bar.


Get in touch with our team by filling out our general inquiry form. A member of our team will reach out  and begin the event planning process. Our facilities are first come first serve, as a result we ask that you contact us as early as possible to secure your specific date and time.

Download the current fee schedule for reserving our facilities here.

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