Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County

1840 East Franklin Boulevard, Gastonia, NC
Capacity: 500 people

About Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County

The Johan Newcombe Event Center is located within the Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County complex in Gastonia, NC. Easily accessed from I-85 between Cox Road and New Hope Road. The event center is approximately 6,000 square feet and has the capacity to hold 340 seated guests and 500 standing guests for an event. Perfect location for: * corporate training and seminars * holiday & company parties * family reunions * vendor shows * graduation & class reunions * Luncheons * retirement events * conferences * special events, celebrations, fashion shows * trade shows & exhibits * small weddings, anniversaries and receptions. This is not a room to hold baby showers, bridal showers or children's birthday parties because of the very large size. All 60" round tables, 6' rectangular tables and chairs are included in the rental fee for the event center. * Large video screen, full state-of-the-art A/V system available * Other amenities: Covered porte cochere entrance, stage, parquet dance floor, utility kitchen, ice machine, additional fees based on event participant's needs. Other rooms available for rent: Johan Newcombe Meeting Room 15'.5" x 13'.3" Capacity 10 seats max. Jon B. Closson Board Room 23' x 28' Capacity 25 - 35 seats max. Both of these rooms have large "board room meeting" tables suitable for holding meetings.

Package Pricing

Jon B. Closson Board Room
Attendees: 20-35 | $150 - $550 /event
Pricing for meetings only
Johan Newcombe Event Center
Attendees: 100-500 | $1,000 - $2,500 /event
Pricing for all event types
Johan Newcombe Event Center Meeting Room
Attendees: 4-10 | $50 - $400 /hour
Pricing for all event types
Venue Types
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 500
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 3
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 5,800
  • Year Renovated: 2016