The historic Palace Theater presents live performances of theater, music, dance, and spoken word. Our facility also hosts rehearsals, corporate meetings, community events, and celebrations.

Located in the heart of downtown Hamilton, NY, the Palace is nestled among charming boutiques, galleries, and eateries. We offer competitive rental rates, flexible seating, unique spaces, expert technical services, elevator, large restrooms, private dressing room spaces, and optional event promotion on Arts at the Palace’s website and social media.

Palace Theater Main Floor


  • Main floor area is 34′ x 45′
  • Main stage is 25′ x 24′ with a 11′ x 11′ pit band area
  • 382 maximum occupancy
  • Theater-style seating capacity: 200
  • Dinner seating capacity: 120
  • Bar with sinks and refrigerators
  • Sound and lighting systems
  • Video projector and screen
  • Steinway baby grand piano
  • Dining tables and chairs
Palace Theater Mezzanine


The retro-designed Mezzanine boasts large second-floor windows that overlook the village of Hamilton. It’s the perfect place for gatherings of up to 75 people. The Mezzanine features the following amenities:

  • Bar with sinks and refrigerator
  • Versatile seating options
Palace Theater Underground


The cozy, atmospheric Palace Underground seats approximately 60 people with a maximum occupancy of 80. The Underground features the following amenities:

  • Corner stage (approximately 12’ x 13’)
  • Sound and lighting system
  • Kitchen
  • Green room
  • Cocktail/dining tables and chairs