The Loft located at 100 N. Walnut Street, above the Square Corner Artworks, has been restored and is available Free of Charge for any Civic or Non-Profit Organization to use for Meetings, Receptions, Banquets, Reunions, or Parties.
The Loft was the first Masonic Lodge in Red River County when the building was built in 1882.
It overlooks the Historic Clarksville Downtown Square through 3 windows at the front of the building and Main Street through 5 windows along the side. The main room has ample space for events, measuring 25 ft. x 70 ft. with seating for up to 70 guests at 10 – 6 ft. tables.
The room has original hardwood floors and an 8 ft. x 12 ft. stage, which can be used for a guest of honor table, a speaker’s podium, musicians, a small band or DJ. There is also sound system with microphones and both CD & cassette players wired to the stage into the main room. Additionally, there is a large entry room located at the top of the stairs, which can be used for greeting guest and serving food and drinks, with 3 additional 8 ft. tables, a sink, refrigerator and restroom. Both rooms have central heat and air conditioning.
A $100.00 refundable security deposit is required. The security deposit will be refunded at the end of your event when the premises are left clean and undamaged per the conditions listed in the Rental Agreement.
The Loft is also available for individuals to use for private events. Normal rental is $100.00 per day plus the security deposit.