Hire Us



The auditorium is a prestigious space, which is available to hire for any occasion. Consider us when we say that if you’re looking to provoke audible ‘ooohs’ and ‘ahhhs’ from your guests, you’ll get what you’re looking for here. No event is too big or small either; we’ve played host to music concerts, theatrical shows, charity events, reunions, paranormal groups and hypnotists and many more.

Private Functions

For details of what kind of functions we can support please contact us directly.

Commercial Use

Does the Winter Gardens suit your requirements for your film or TV project? The theatre can be used for photography & filming.

Full Size Stage

Our stage is ready for any type of performance, with a Lightbar and a backcloth bar. Please be aware hirer must supply own sound and lighting equipment,

What we can offer

Dressing Rooms

Star dressing room located on the right side of the stage with 4x additional dressing rooms located on the first floor, 2x on either side of the stage.


Backstage power consists of 4 x 32 amp Blue sockets 2 x 63 amp Blue Sockets & 1 x 63 amp Red Socket, with additional 8 double 13A sockets.

Flexible Seating

Seating Maximum is 699 people. Seating can be arranged in multiple layouts, please contact us for more information

Cloakroom service

A £1 charge per hanger, operated by our volunteers.


Free WIFI throughout the building.

Fully Licensed

We can offer a fully licenced Bar & Cafe with light snacks only,

Online ticket sales

We offer online ticket sales through our ticketsource platform, with social media advertising.


The Theatre's ground floor is accessible for limited and restricted mobility, however, the backstage and upper floors are regrettably not yet accessible.


The organiser may park at the rear of our theatre.

What we can not offer

Light System

Our venue does not have any light system installed and thus hirer must supply their own lighting system.

Sound System

Our venue does not have any sound system installed and thus hirer must supply their own sound system.


Security must be hired in at the organisers discretion, if your event is over 500 people or your event runs after 10pm

Public Parking

There is a large car park on the sea front opposite the Winter Gardens. It is a pay and display but free of charge from 6pm. Operated by the local council There is also a large Car Park behind the Pleasureland Amusement Arcade. This is a privately run car park.

Reserved Seating

Due to the nature of the theatre our seating is removable and stacked when not in use, thus seating is on a first come basis.

Physical ticket sales

We cannot sell physical tickets at our venue, however tickets can be sold from our local tourist information centres, both located in Lancaster & Morecambe.


As events are manned by volunteers, each event will be assessed for suitability and availability.


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