Canal Place offers a perfect venue for your next event!

Canal Place offers expansive festival grounds & stage for rent at a reasonable price.
Canal Place is the region’s premier outdoor concert and entertainment venue. This unique space is available to host your corporate picnic, festival, wedding, theatrical performance, outdoor movie, concert, run/walk, and more.

Our well-maintained ADA accessible facilities offer a covered stage, expansive grassy lawn, heated/air conditioned accessible restrooms, as well as numerous power and water hookups.

Located just off I-68 in the heart of Downtown Cumberland, Maryland the festival grounds are close
to ample parking, shopping, dining, lodging and more!

 

Festival Grounds & Stage

# of Attendees 6 Hour Rental 12 Hour Rental
1-999 $300 $550
1,000 – 1,999 $450 $800
2,000 – 2,999 $600 $1,150
3,000+ $900 $1,750

 

Festival Grounds & Stage
Non-Profit Organization Rates

Cost for Non-Profit groups with 501(c)3 status. Proof of status must be shown prior to contract being drawn up.

# of Attendees 6 Hour Rental 12 Hour Rental
1-999 $270 $495
1,000 – 1,999 $405 $720
2,000 – 2,999 $540 $1,035
3,000+ $810 $1,575

 

Festival Grounds Water & Electricity Hookup & Usage

6 Hour Rental 12 Hour Rental
Electricity / Water Hookup & Usage (Base) $100 $150

Additional 6 Hour increments may be purchased for $50

Western Maryland Railway Station Concourse

Interior, Second Floor of the Western Maryland Railway Station

 

 # of Attendees 6 Hour Rental
1-180 $150
Each Additional Hour $30
  • Concourse rates includes electric and water.
  • Non-Profit groups with 501(c)3 status can get 10% discount on base rental

 

Station (Fountain) Plaza or Basin Plaza

Outdoor plaza in front of Western Maryland Railway Station or outdoor plaza located adjacent to C&O Canal

 # of Attendees 6 Hour Rental
1-200 $200
201-400 $300
401+ $400
Each Additional Hour $30
  • Plaza rates includes electric and water.
  • Non-Profit groups with 501(c)3 status can get 10% discount on base rental

 

Additional Fees

$50 Early Set Up of Tents, Portable Toilets, Stages, Etc.
$50 Late Tear Down of Tents, Portable Toilets, Stages, Etc.
$100 Perimeter Fencing
$100 Alcohol Sales
$1 Each Lawn Chairs (Limit of 100)
$7 Each 6′ Long Tables (Limit of 10)
$2 Each Padded Folding Chairs – Indoor Use Only (Limit of 100)
$100 Bagged Trash / Receptacle Emptying by CPPDA Staff at Conclusion of Event
$325 CPPDA Provided Dumpster (required on case by case basis)
$20/hour Event Manager*
$20/hour Additional Park Attendant(s)*

* Need determined by scope of the event

 

  • A refundable 50% Security Deposit will be required for all events. Costs will be removed from the security deposit to cover the expense of, including, but not limited to, damage of grounds/buildings and cleanup.
  • All music must end by 10 PM during the week and 11 PM on weekends
  • All events are to end by midnight

 

For more information please email: Nicole Gray – nicole.gray@maryland.gov