Totnes Civic Hall

The Civic Hall is a great place to celebrate and hosts a wide range of events from weddings and birthday parties to talks, community suppers and live music.  The main hall (62ft x 41ft x 20ft high) can seat 299 people.  There is a bar, commercial kitchen, stage, lighting & rigging, sound system, projector & screen and radio microphones.

A ramp from the Market Square leads to the main hall and there is an accessible toilet near the entrance.  However, the main toilets, bar and backstage area are all accessed via stairs. 

Please see our Calendar of Bookings below to check the availability of your chosen dates and then contact the office on 01803 862147 or email


Regular Events at the Civic Hall


Totnes Dance Collective 7.00pm - 9.45pm

A unique circle of experienced dance teachers and facilitators that include 5Rhythms, Movement Medicine, Soul Motion, Open floor, Music-Led Dance plus other approaches with the 'conscious dance' genre.  Monday night drop-in dance, for more information please go to


Hula Hoop Exercise Class 7.00pm - 8.00pm

Want to learn to hoop ? Looking for an exercise class that is fun, uplifting, welcoming and friendly? Join me for a mood enhancing, body sculpting hula hoop class.  Text Sophie on 07980 555465, email or find me on Facebook Hooperlative Health and Fitness.


Margaret Morris Movement 1.45pm - 3.15pm 

A low cost Dance Exercise Class for the more mature based on Margaret Morris Movement, in a friendly group.  Mobilise joints, keep supple, strengthen your muscles, improve breathing and balance, enjoy creative movement and have fun.  Contact Ruth Oatey on 01803 863075 for more details.

Jamming Station 4.30pm - 9.30pm

Music sessions and workshops for young people and adults, where there is ample space to rehearse, break away into smaller groups, run workshops and make a big sound!  Full PA and various instruments, a sound engineer, music leaders and young music mentors.  Sessions run throughout the school year. Contact for more information.


Interest in running a regular class in the Civic Hall ?

 Contact our Civic Hall Administrator for details of our Introductory offer for new weekly hirers !

Hire Charges

The Council holds down charges to maximise community use. Hirers are invoiced for each element of their booking, so that they only pay for what they actually use. There are reduced rates for charitable and not-for-profit organisations.  Please refer to our Booking Form for more information.

Civic Hall Booking Form

Designated Users 

If you believe your regular hire of the Civic Hall provides a benefit to the community of Totnes then you could be eligible to receive a 50% discount on your hire costs by applying to the Paige Adams Trust for Designated User status. If you would like to find out more please contact the Civic Hall Administrator on 01803 862147. Alternatively complete and submit the Designated User Application form below.

Designated User application form 

Banner Advertising Charges 

If you wish to hang a banner on the railings of the Civic Hall please refer to our Booking Form for more information.

Banner Booking Form

Coming soon to the Civic Hall ...

What's On at the Civic Hall October 2019


Come and visit the Civic Hall Market which takes place on the 4th Friday of every month April to November. 

We offer a variety of goods from arts and crafts to handmade jewellery and homemade goods.  

For further information or for details to hire a stall please contact Mairead on or on 01803 862147 


table at a wedding reception surrounded by guests

table covered in art and pictures in frames

table covered in wooden figurines

Calendar of Bookings

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