Did you know that you can rent the Hammond Regional Art Center for meetings and special events? HRAC's rental facility offers the best value for your money in all of Downtown Hammond and the surrounding Tangipahoa Parish. HRAC is the ideal venue for office holiday parties, weddings, receptions, bridal and baby showers, parties, reunions, corporate meetings and many other types of events. 

If you would like to book our facilities we ask that you contact us well in advance due to restrictions for certain exhibitions. Our space can be booked up to 6 months in advance and availability will depend on the Hammond Regional Arts Center's exhibition and event schedule. As note, our facility can accommodate up to 300 people standing and can provide 60 chairs and 8 rectangular buffet-style tables for your rental.

Our rates are as follows:

Meetings (4 hours or less):
Gallery & Kitchen - $300

Events (8 hours):
Gallery & Kitchen - $600

Please note that a $100 refundable damage deposit fee will be applied to gallery rentals and that a 50% non-refundable advanced booking fee is required for all rentals. There is also an additional $75 cleaning deposit.

Click here to download a copy of our rental agreement. 

HRAC Members will receive 20% off our listed rates.

Not a member yet? Consider joining HRAC before you book your rental. Our basic membership starts at $15 and will pay for itself with your first rental of 4 hours or less and offers a net savings of up to $85 on events of 4 hours or more! 

Are you planning to rent the Hammond Regional Arts Center for your wedding, reception or shower? If so, our clients receive a 10% discount from Phillip Colwart Photography for your wedding photography. 

Please note that HRAC is first and foremost an art gallery.  Although some individual pieces may be moved or repositioned temporarily, under no circumstances will we agree to remove an exhibition from the gallery for a meeting or event.  Our exhibition schedule is available online so please consider artistic freedom and content before booking the space.