Rent Our Facilities

From elegant receptions and community-oriented gatherings to corporate retreats, the Madden Arts Center's downtown Decatur location offers a wide variety of facilities, suitable for groups both large and small.

Contact 217.423.3189 about room availability.
(A deposit is required to reserve a date.)

Download our Facility Rental Agreement HERE.

Schmalz Classroom (2nd Floor)

Our classroom has hosted traditional educational or corporate training sessions as well as team building and smaller private events. It has a wonderful view onto Central Park from the floor to ceiling windows.

Click HERE to download a diagram of the Schmalz Classroom.

Room details:
• Space is 25'x36'
• 50 maximum seating occupancy
• Elevator accessible
• Free Wi-Fi 

Rental fees: 
• Weekdays from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. -- $125
• Evenings after 4:30 p.m. and weekends -- $185

Available for use:
• 10 – 6’ rectangular tables *
• 12 – 5’ round tables *
• 50 – molded plastic folding chairs *
• 8 round or 5 square or rectangular, bar-height tables (additional $5/table)
* Included in the price of room rental

Rental Extras: 
• Linen Tablecloths & Napkins
• Podium
• Sound System w/ Microphone
• Wireless Lapel Microphone
• Projector
• Projection Screen

All-Purpose Room (3rd Floor)

The All-Purpose Room can be utilized for large events like fundraisers, wedding receptions, and large meetings and can be arranged in the wide variety of ways.

Click HERE to download a diagram of the All-Purpose Room. 

Room details:
• Space is 33'x84'
• 120 maximum occupancy with tables/chairs
• 225 maximum occupancy standing
• Elevator accessible
• Free Wi-Fi  

Rental fees: 
• Weekdays from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. -- $275 **
• Evenings after 4:30 p.m. and weekends -- $475 **
**A damage deposit of $250 is required for events in this category.

Available for use:
• 12 – 5' round tables *
• 10 – 6' rectangular tables *
• 120 – molded plastic folding chairs *
• 8 round or 5 square or rectangular, bar-height tables (additional $5/table) 
*Included in the price of the room rental

Rental Extras: 
• Linen Tablecloths & Napkins
• Podium
• Sound System w/ Microphone
• Wireless Lapel Microphone
• Projector
• Projection Screen

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Saturday Gallery Hours: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

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