Booking an event
Mechanics Hall is highly versatile and well-suited for a variety of events, including galas, weddings, concerts, business meetings, recordings, commencements and family celebrations.
With 14,000 square feet of function space, our venue can accommodate anywhere from 10 to 1,600 people. Your guests will experience the comfort of 21st century amenities amid 19th century elegance.
Mechanics Hall boasts five function rooms. The Great Hall is largest and can host a grand ball, a symphony orchestra, a fundraising gala, a recording session, a pop concert and many other events limited only to the imaginations of our clients.
Washburn Hall is the next largest space and can be used for dinners, concerts, receptions, proms, business meetings, and other events. More intimate gatherings are hosted in the Boyden Salon, the Board Room, or the Dickens Room.
Mechanics Hall is fully accessible and air conditioned, and it features spacious catering spaces and modern green room facilities.
Worcester, MA residents and music lovers from throughout the Northeast know that Mechanics Hall hosts more than 250 events each year, including dozens of incredible, memorable concerts. Our venue is conveniently located in downtown Worcester-the Heart of the Commonwealth-making it an easy drive from any New England location. The major airports of Boston, MA, Providence, RI, and Hartford, CT are located within one hour of Mechanics Hall.