Petal Civic Center


The Petal Civic Center was built in 1994 and serves as a building for citizens to utilize. While the building is used in many ways, it also serves as a community club & organization friendly facility. The facility is available for rent 7 days a week. A few of the types of events held are, weddings, receptions, proms, concerts, balls, Christmas Parties, meetings, health screening events, theater productions and pageants, as well as many others. You may check the fee schedule for prices.


The Auditorium will seat up to 250 people for banquets, up to 500 people capacity for other events. The Magnolia Room will seat 60 for meals and up to 80 for other events. We also offer a full commercial kitchen which is also available for rent. We offer complete set up or you may set up yourself. The Civic Center is “Tobacco Free” and no Alcoholic Beverages are allowed.


Rental Fees and Deposits for Petal Civic Center


Auditorium and Magnolia Room

  • All Day Event (8 hours) - $500.00

  • Additional Hours - $75.00 each

  • Reservation/Damage Deposit* - $200.00


Kitchen Rental

  • Entire Event Time - $150.00


Event Package (Auditorium, Magnolia Room and Kitchen)

  • 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. the day before, and

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. (Midnight) the day of event - $1100.00

  • Reservation/Damage Deposit* - $200.00


  • Diagram must be provided one week prior to event - $100.00


  • Security is mandatory for all proms and/or

dances. Paid directly to the officer(s) providing security - $30.00/hr


*Reservation/Damage Deposit is returned upon inspection of the Facility after an event. The reservation/damage deposit will be returned within 14 days following the event.


Petal School District Events requiring a charge will be charged per the regular fees stated above. Other events will require the full deposit and 50% of the regular fee.


For other prices not listed, or any questions pertaining to the Civic Center, call City Hall at (601) 545-1776.


Also, for a more complete list of details on Civic Center rental, view a pdf copy here.



714 S. Main St.

(601) 545-1776