Walnut Hall

Shelters must be reserved at least 2 weeks in advance. Due to necessary preparation, we cannot accommodate requests for reservations less than 2 weeks prior to an event.

Walnut Hall has a classic and rustic-chic appeal that reflects a mountain lodge atmosphere.

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Effective Year (change to see times / cost for given year)
Location Off the road in a semi-wooded area
Capacity 100 people
Time Periods 10:00AM - 11:00PM (Friday - Sunday)
10:00AM - 11:00PM (Monday - Thursday)
Cost Monday - Thursday: $350 / Time Period
Friday - Sunday: $500 / Time Period
  • Heat and air conditioning (thermostat is on left of kitchen door in main room)
  • High ceilings with wooden beams
  • Hanging globe ceiling lights
  • 12 aluminum tables (8’ x 30”)
  • 106 folding, metal chairs
  • Gas fireplace flanked by tall windows facing the deck
  • Full-sized kitchen with an electric food warming box and refrigerator (no freezer, icemaker, or no stove)
  • 2 standard electrical outlets in kitchen
  • 1 outdoor open-pit grill
  • Main room dimensions: 35’ x 35’
  • 4 standard electrical outlets in main room
  • Large picture windows on 3 of 4 walls
  • Horizontal blinds for the side windows
  • Side windows do open and have screens
  • Water fountain in main room
  • Wooden deck with built-in benches
  • No outdoor ceremonies are permitted at Walnut Hall
  • Bench by basketball court
  • 2 recycling bins outside (for bottles and cans)
  • 19 parking spaces on lower level
  • 4 additional parking spaces on upper (main) level by back door
  • 1 additional handicap parking space
Other Notes
  • Charcoal is not provided
  • No kitchen utensils provided
  • No tape, nails, or tacks allowed on the walls. Each instance will result in an additional clean-up fee being charged
  • No hay is allowed in Walnut Hall. Also, no birdseed or rice. Each instance will result in an additional clean-up fee being charged
  • All rental items must be delivered and picked up on day of event. No rental items may be left overnight
  • Tanglewood is not responsible for any items left after rental period
  • Only waxless candles are allowed. No open-flame candles are allowed
  • Please be aware that in late September, the lights for Festival of Lights will be in the process of being put up throughout the park. There will be a large Christmas Tree display in the yard of Walnut Hall. We will not delay putting up the displays/lights for an event.
  • Please contact the Marketing and Events Office for a up-to-date Preferred Caterer's List at (336) 703-6480

Requires a deposit in the amount of 1/2 of the rental fee.

In order to effectively provide service excellence to our customers, the Tanglewood Park's Marketing and Events Office requires appointments to be set up by clients in order to view rental facilities. We greatly appreciate your cooperation in this process. Scheduled appointments will allow us to better serve our customers as it correlates with our professional standards that we strive to provide for citizens, customers, vendors and contractors. Thank you for selecting us for your event needs!

Appointments must be scheduled during the following times:

  • Mondays: 8:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Wednesdays: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Thursdays: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Please call (336) 703-6401 to schedule your appointment.

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General Park Information

  • Pets must be under control of their owner and kept on a leash no longer than six feet at all times. All pets must have current inoculations for rabies. Pets must be kept and never left unattended. Pet owners are responsible for their pets using the designated waste area and cleaning up after their pets at the designated area.
  • Golf, Horse Stables, Hiking Trails and Accommodations are available year-around.
  • Gardens are open year-around. Blooming seasons vary.
  • Tennis activities are available from April to November.
  • Water activities can be enjoyed from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
  • Entrance Fee:
    • $8.00 - Passenger Vans and Buses
    • $2.00 - All other vehicles
    Annual passes can be purchased at the Welcome Center for $50.00 for passenger vans and buses and $25.00 for all other vehicles. Entrance fees and annual passes do not include admission to special events.