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  • Bar

    Yes, we sell chips at the bar.

    Yes. There are certain LLBO restrictions, however we encourage you to contact our Rentals Coordinator to make arrangements.

    Our team will make every effort to accommodate special requests, and will advise you in advance of any concerns.

    No. This is a licensed venue and all product must be purchased through the theatre license.

    No. We can keep our rental fees reasonable by augmenting with bar sales.

  • General

    Yes! All decorations and food items must be removed at the end of your event.

    The Theatre is not responsible for any lost or stolen items. Any items are found after the event, are placed in our Lost and Found, located in our box office.

    Your rental must be paid in full the night of your event.

    We are strictly a non-smoking facility. Any guests who wish to smoke must do so 15 feet from our Market Street entrance.

  • Long bar Lobby

    We do not, however 30 days notice is required for any cancellation, otherwise a 50% fee will apply.

    Decorations are encouraged; however, you may not damage the walls, flooring, ceiling or furniture. Stapling, nailing, taping or puncturing the walls in any way is strictly prohibited. Painters tape is permitted. All decorations must be cleared out at the end of the event.

    Lighthouse frequently hosts catered events. Once your caterer is confirmed, please advise the coordinator of the name and requirements. We find that caterers new to the space, benefit from an advance on site meeting.

    No, we do not.

    Yes, however there is no discount in fee and only if approved in advance.

    120 people.

    Yes, you are more than welcome to rearrange our furniture to suit your needs.

  • Main Theatre

    All promotion and marketing is your responsibility. Your event will be listed on the LFT website, located on the Off Season Events page, with a link to our ticketing system as well as the option to link to your own site. If you would like assistance in distributing posters, this is available for an additional fee of $50.

    The theatre is not available for rentals during the summer months; this is the theatre’s producing season. Theatre Rentals are accepted from the last week of September to the first week of May. Long Bar Lobby Rentals are accepted throughout the calendar year, including the summer, depending on availability.

    Yes you can, but you must provide someone responsible for the sale of your merchandise, Lighthouse will not be accountable for the sales or safety of merchandise. Please note that we do not take a commission on sales of merchandise.

    We do not allow entrance to the stage from the audience during a performance, due to sight line issues and potential harm to patrons. It is allowed if seating is limited to the main floor only (250 seats).

    The price to sell your event tickets is included in the rental fee. In order for your patrons to have access to all our box office services and to prevent over-selling, Lighthouse must sell all tickets.

    Yes. Our Technician will assist with all your concerns both prior to the event and while on site.

    We encourage you to bring your own team, who will work with our technicians on site.

    Yes. Our equipment list is noted above.

    There are two levels. The theatre main floor (orchestra and under balcony) seats 250. The balcony seats 100.

    There are 350 seats in the theatre.

    Yes, of course. Please contact our Rentals Coordinator to arrange a walk through.

    Our elevator is accessed from street level, and exits at the Main Floor of the auditorium. There is a stairway to the balcony.

    Our address is 247 Main Street, Port Dover. We are located in the middle of Port Dover, just look for the clock tower! Parking on streets is available, as well as a lot just a block from the theatre.

    Yes. Not only is our staff experienced in providing accessible customer service, an elevator is available on our street level for access to the second floor. Our auditorium contains accessible seating as well as providing both surround sound and assistive listening devices.

    No. Drinks are only allowed within the licensed area, which is the Long Bar Lobby.

    Lighthouse Theatre provides a Front of House Manager, ticket taker and ushers for your event.

    Our auditorium includes a proscenium stage. It is 38′ wide, 19′ deep with a proscenium opening of 23′