Located in a historic mill building along Carroll Creek Park in downtown Frederick, this award-winning art center houses 7 galleries featuring artworks by regional and national artists, classrooms and studios, one of the largest free art libraries open to the public, and a gift shop featuring artwork by regional artists. The Delaplaine's beautiful Gardiner Hall is available for special events, programs, wedding receptions, business meetings, and more. The Etchison-Davis Library is a perfect venue for meetings and small retreats, and the main galleries make an artful impression for special gatherings.
DescriptionOur beautiful, historic, award-winning arts facility has an elegant event room, Margaret Gardiner Hall, available for rent. Recent events include wedding receptions, bridal showers, graduation parties, anniversary parties, memorial receptions, business luncheon meetings, retreats, and cocktail parties. Gardiner Hall comfortably holds up to 120 guests for a seated meal. Capacity is larger for a partially-seated event. To book your event, email Marilyn Orsinger or call (301) 698-0656, ext. 102. To book a bridal or baby shower for up to 40 guests, email Sydney Dexter or call (301)698-0656, ext. 113.