Venue Rental

Rooms are only available to rent within the next two months (e.g., if today is Jan 1, we will rent space between today and March 1). Beyond two months is reserved for Folk School programming.

Main Hall

Approx. 1,176 sq ft; 24’x49’ unobstructed, wood floor, can comfortably accommodate up to about 60 people seated at tables, and about 100 people in an audience setup, and up to 175 for a ‘standing reception’ style event. This is street level, handicapped accessible, on the same level as bathrooms. Catering required if you will need food for 10 or more people (vs ordering off the menu). If you would like to buy out our entire facility (closed to the public), a $1000 surcharge per four-hour block is required.

Half Main Hall:

  • $100/half day (four-hour block)
  • $175/full day (eight-hour block)

Full Main Hall:

  • $200/half day (four-hour block)
  • $350/full day (eight-hour block)

The Library

Approx. 273 sq ft; 13’x21’ unobstructed, wood floor, windows, can comfortably accommodate up to about 16 people in chairs; about 12 with tables and chairs. This is up one flight of stairs, is not handicapped accessible, bathroom is downstairs.

  • $15/hr
  • $50/half day (four-hour block)
  • $75/full day (eight-hour block)

Tech / AV

Projector/Screen: $25

Sound System: Simple (one microphone and one speaker): $25

Sound System: Full (Suitable for a band, includes setup & sound check. Includes up to 2 large powered speakers, 2 monitors, 2 mics, 2 stands, cables, 5-channel mixer ) $100   

Sound Technician: For duration of sound portion of event: $25/hr

Additional Equipment

(tables and chairs are included in room rentals – these prices are for separate rentals)



Chairs (each)  173 total chairs –  $1/day


Duluth Folk School
1917 W Superior St
Duluth, MN 55806
(218) 481-7888


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