The Midland Theatre

Event Types Welcomed

Adult Social Events
Corporate Social Events
Family Reunions
Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions


The Midland Theatre in Kansas City, MO hosts a variety of corporate, charity and convention private events throughout the year. From Kansas City’s finest award ceremonies to business meetings and cocktail receptions, The Midland Theatre adds elegance and energy to your next event.

Built in 1927 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Midland Theatre recently reopened with state-of-the-art sound and lighting in-house and a customizable tiered floor. These new additions enhance the building’s historic ambiance, providing a premium experience for your guests.

With seven level tiers, a variety of seating and setups are available to accommodate your next private event in Kansas City. The built-in stage offers over 2,000 square feet of event space for entertainment and programming.

The Grand Lobby has over 6,000 square feet of available space, including a mezzanine level on the second floor, perfect for an elegant cocktail hour. Watch the video above for even more reasons The Midland Theatre has exactly what you need an event venue.

Catering Options

Full bar service and staffing

Featured Amenities

Accessible Facilities
Near Public Transit
Paid Parking
Theater Seating

Venue Location + Transportation


1228 Main Street,

Kansas City Kansas City, 64105



Nearby Airport

Downtown - 5 minutes

Nearby International Airport

MCI - 20 minutes


Parking on Site: Yes

Things to Know


Must Use In-House Catering: No

External Catering Allowed: Yes

Cultural Catering Available: Yes

Venue Policies

Alcohol Consumption: Yes

Smoking Permitted: No

ADA Accessible: Yes


Built-in concert quality sound system, Dynamic lighting system & design, 2,000 sq ft stage, Wireless and wired microphones, Video monitors to run image loop, Two sound & lighting technicians Union Stagehands, Production manager to coordinate entertainment & facilitate program, Marquee rotating message, Free Guest Wi-Fi

Guest Wi-Fi: Free

Onsite Tech Support: Yes

Equipment Available On-Site:
  • Projector Screen


“You guys were the best venue we have ever worked with! Not only was it successful fundraising-wise but working with you made my job so much easier. Everything went smoothly. Everyone LOVED the venue. They said it was by far the best one yet.”

Michelle R.

“I just wanted to directly thank you for your assistance, skill, and patience with us in putting together and pulling off our highly successful event. I am being completely honest when I say that there is NO WAY that we could have hosted such an awesome event without your partnership. I look forward to the next opportunity that we have to work together again.” 

Jeff B.

“Thank you so much for all of your hard work and help planning our fall party! It went off perfectly and I am so thankful for all that you did to make it happen. The Midland team is a pleasure to work with and do a fabulous job!”

Sara H.