Reserve Hempstead Hall for your event today!

Reserve Hempstead Hall for your event today!

The Perfect Space for Your Meeting - Large or Small

Reserve Hempstead Hall for your event today!

the Gaither Vocal Band in concert november 8

Reserve Our Facility

Hempstead Hall is a public venue available to rent for a variety of events from Arkansas conventions, conferences and training, to parties and reunions.  For more information on renting the facility, contact us today.


Hempstead Hall is a 65, 000 square foot building that features 4 conference suites, 2 meeting rooms, 1600 seat theater, 3 dressing rooms, full-size catering kitchen, and an outdoor amphitheater.

Take A Tour

Browse our photo gallery or take a virtual tour and see the beautiful facilities available at Hempstead Hall. To schedule a tour, call us at 1-870-722-8565 or complete our Contact Us form.

Buy Tickets

To buy tickets for upcoming events at Hempstead Hall, visit our ticket page or call us at 870-722-8565.

Upcoming Events

Into the Woods

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 6:00 pm

As the result of the curse of a once-beautiful witch (Meryl Streep), a baker (James Corden) and his wife (Emily Blunt) are childless. Three days before the rise of a blue moon, they venture into the forest to find

Booth Brothers

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 6:00 pm

The Booth Brothers known for their harmony-drenched vocals and warm, easy voices, will take the stage for an exciting gospel celebration musical event.  Ronnie Booth, Michael Booth and Paul Lancaster make up this award-…

John Anderson Swingin' Concert

Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Country music legend, John Anderson will perform his many hits including Straight Tequila Night, Seminole Wind, Swingin', Wild and Blue, I'm Just An Old Chunk Of Coal, 1959, I Just Came Home to Count the Memories, and lots…

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Was it the butler?  Was it the jilted girl-friend?....or the thief, or the wife, or the business partner?  Enjoy a fabulous catered, multil-course meal while trying to solve the murder mystery.  Keep a careful list of all…

Hempstead Hall

The perfect spot for Arkansas conventions, concerts, meetings and more.

Plan your next event at the newest venue in southwest Arkansas, the beautifully constructed Hempstead Hall.  Hempstead Hall features 4 modern conference suites, 2 meeting rooms, 1600 seat theater, 3 dressing rooms, full-size catering kitchen, and an outdoor amphitheater.

The 65,000 square foot Hempstead Hall is Hempstead County’s most versatile facility, making it the perfect venue for Arkansas conventions, parties, reunions and a variety of other events.

Hempstead Hall is the first of its kind in all of southwest Arkansas and it provides Hempstead County residents with a venue to enjoy cultural, artistic, and workforce development programming that has never been possible in our area because of the lack of an appropriate facility.  Hempstead Hall is a showcase for the Hope community, and it has provided a significant, positive economic impact on our community as well.  This facility gives Hempstead County a competitive edge in making our community more progressive and prosperous.


Hempstead Hall is a 65,000 square foot facility uniquely designed to accommodate large and small Arkansas conventions, meetings, conferences, performances, and banquets. It includes a 1600 seat theater with a full production stage, banquet space for 500, multiple conference and meeting rooms, an outdoor amphitheater, and a full- service catering kitchen.


Hempstead Hall is located on the University of Arkansas Community College at Hope campus on Arkansas Highway 29, at the southern city limits of Hope, Arkansas. Hope is 30 miles east of Texarkana and 110 miles southwest of Little Rock.  

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