Durham Arts Council
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Durham Arts Council, Inc.
120 Morris Street
Durham, NC 27701

Come face-to-face with the arts in Durham.

DAC Facility

Services & Amenities

The Durham Arts Council provides a number of amenities and services available when renting space with us.

DAC does not provide in-house catering services.

Catering Center
The cost of using the Catering Center for your event is $150 for evenings & weekends, and $100 for daytime events. You have access to refrigeration, 2 ovens, 2 microwaves, 4 stovetop burners, 2 deep sinks, 2 carts, ice and workspace. Please clean following your event.

Tables and chairs

  • 6-foot and/or 8-foot rectangular tables: $3 each (seats 6 to 8 people and 8 to 10 people respectively)*
  • 60-inch round tables: $10 each (seats 8 to 9 people)*
  • 30-inch cocktail tables: $5 each*
  • Cushioned chairs, emerald green: no additional cost*
  • DAC does not provide table linen.
  • as available

Complimentary Set-up time & break-down time
You are allowed two hours complimentary set-up time before your event to decorate and complete set-ups and one hour complimentary break-down time for clean-up. So you only pay for the hours of your actual event.

Staff Assistance
Our staff will set up tables and chairs based on your submitted set-up diagram(s).

Miscellaneous items and A/V equipment for rent per event

  • Podium: $35
  • Pedestals: $25 pair
  • Easel: $5
  • Liberty Portable professional sound system with wireless microphone and mic stand: $225
  • Peavey Messenger Portable low wattage sound system with wired microphone and mic stand: $75
  • Upright piano: $25
  • Grand piano: $150 (concert tuning service an additional $150)
  • LCD projector: $150
  • Wi-Fi: Free in all rooms

Additional items may be available upon request!

Links to Related Information
Room Descriptions
Find the perfect room for your next event

Rates & Fees
Comprehensive chart of rental fees

Location, Directions & Parking


Floor Plans

Rental Policies & Procedures

DAC Community Sound System

Services & Amenities
Additional services we offer

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