Host your events safely and confidently with Westgate Hall
Planning an event? We’d love to hear from you.
Covid-secure practices are in place, including regular, high-level cleaning procedures, ventilation, and our staff continue to wear masks. We have the ‘We’re Good to Go’ industry mark and can easily host safe yet enjoyable socially distanced events on request. We’ve had lots of experience in hosting Covid-secure events, such as our Westgate Hall Market and Canterbury Festival.
Face masks are optional when inside the venue but recommended – disposable masks are available at all times. Our staff wear masks inside, for their and your safety, and take regular lateral flow tests.
We’re trusted, we’re flexible, we’re socially distanced
Our spacious, well-ventilated 360-square-metre is ideal for social distancing, should you choose that option. Our friendly, highly trained and knowledgeable staff are here to help you plan and deliver your events, training, meetings, community get-togethers, celebrations, indoor filming and extracurricular activities.
Plus we’re right in the heart of Canterbury city centre and have an adjacent car park, making access easy.
Plan now, enjoy later
Whatever your vision, we are here to provide your perfect Covid-secure venue for hire in Canterbury.
Hire Westgate Hall
Spacious, distinctive, adaptable - our bright, airy, 360 sqm Covid-secure venue is located in the heart of Canterbury city’s vibrant centre and can be transformed to suit a variety of large and small events and functions. Whatever you are planning, we can provide a unique, inspiring venue for your event.
A trusted comunity venue for over 100 years
Westgate Hall is a venue where village meets city. It’s a neutral space that welcomes everyone. People and creativity make its heart beat. Our story is over 100 years old. Today, our mission is to make your events come alive. Let's create a great story together...
News, views, stories
Westgate Hall is more than a venue for hire, we're a community space with a heart. We are passionate about bringing people together. We are always adapting, responding and evolving. Find out our latest news and views by reading our stories. Got a great event coming up? Let us help you to make it one to remember.