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Ashburton Event Centre


The Ashburton Event Centre opened in May 2008 and is located on Wills Street in the Ashburton CBD.

The event centre features a 500 seat fully appointed auditorium and conference venue, a functions room able to cater to up to 150 people and a smaller meeting room.

The Ashburton Event Centre is fast gaining a reputation as one of the South Island's most exciting venues providing huge scope for a variety of events. From weddings to conferences, and business launches to artistic performances, it can cater to a range of requirements.

The event centre is owned by the Ashburton Performing Arts Theatre Trust which employs the centre manager and staff.

Learn more

Learn more about the Ashburton Event Centre

Contact the Ashburton Event Centre
Manager: Roger Farr
Phone: (03) 307 2010

Council provides annual grant funding that covers the majority of the Ashburton Event Centre's net operating expenditure.