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Home > Campuses & Centers > Annandale > Facilities > Richard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center > Annandale Campus Rental Space > Forum


The Cultural Center Forum provides an elegant setting for public meetings, investor fairs, job fairs, lectures, art auctions, conferences, yearbook ceremonies, luncheons, gala receptions and holiday parties. It is an open space with carpeted flooring, an attractive fireplace, and a removable 8’ x 16’ stage.

The Ernst Community Cultural Center will provide you with the necessary equipment and set ups for your conferences or receptions such as: PA system, microphones, podium, Computer on Wheels (COW), overhead projector, podium, VCR and monitor, slide projector, big screen and/or grand piano.

In addition, our Cultural Center has a catering kitchen that is perfect for receptions or refreshments offered for your conferences.

Rent the Forum

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Dimensions and Pricing

Capacity and Style
Theater Style 200 people
Banquet Style 200 people
Job Fair Style 30 tables for vendors
Conference Style 100 people
Art Auction 150 people

In order to serve food and/or beverages in the Forum, the room must be set up with round tables and chairs.

Forum 45' x 61'
Total Square Feet 2,919
Non-Profit Organization
Forum $125 per hour
Kitchen $60 per event
For-Profit Organization
Forum $180 per hour
Kitchen $90 per event

* The Ernst Community Cultural Center requires a minimum three-hour booking. Additional charges apply for use of equipment, an administrative fee, parking and labor. A separate cleaning charge of $180 applies if the kitchen is rented.