Room information

Large Hall

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The large hall hosts a range of events including weddings, conferences, training, parties, tea dance and fitness classes.

The stage area is used for performances, bands and presentations. The large hall has a PA system and hearing loop installed for the hard of hearing. It is the only space which can accommodate a full size bouncy castle inside.

  • The dance floor – 8.7 m wide
  • Stage area – 5 m by 6 m
  • Capacities
    • 200 as a theatre-style audience (chairs in rows)
    • 140 for a wedding breakfast
    • 110 seated around the dance floor
  • Wheelchair accessible

Social Room


The Social Room is situated behind the Large Hall. If an event is on in the Large Hall the Social Room can also be accessed by an outside door.

It is used for many meetings as well as being an extra bookable room if you need an area close to the Large Hall. The Social Room has steps leading into it, and is not wheelchair accessible.

General Purpose Room & Committee Room

The General Purpose Room is no longer available at New Earswick Folk Hall. When the redevelopments have finished in August 2018, there will be a lift to the upper level. This will make the upstairs meeting room accessible to everyone, including those using wheelchairs.

1st Floor Meeting Room

This room is currently unavailable during redevelopments. It will re-open in spring 2018.

Office Annexe

The Office Annexe is currently unavailable during redevelopments. It will re-open in spring 2018.