The Walker Center

1328 S Collegiate Dr, Wilkesboro, NC
Capacity: 2,685 people

About The Walker Center

The John A. Walker Community Center located on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, N.C., is the area’s primary venue for performing arts and cultural experiences and a place where business, entertainment and celebration come together with high quality customer service. Our staff has extensive knowledge and experience in event planning and will make the process of creating a special occasion easy and problem free. We are here to help you create memories for a lifetime. The staff is dedicated to creating a custom menu to fit every taste and budget and to look as good as it tastes. Walker Center Hospitality Services meets the highest standard of preparation, presentation, sanitation, service and taste, so you can be assured of an impressive and unforgettable event.

Event Spaces

The Doc & Merle Watson Theatre
The Doc & Merle Watson Theatre
The Lakey Ballroom
The Lakey Ballroom
Venue Types
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 2685
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 33,000