Rent the Facility

Whether it’s a business meeting or a birthday celebration, we have the perfect venue to fit your special event in the Flint Hills. From elegant weddings to casual gatherings, our accommodating staff is here to make your vision a reality. Reserve an intimate space for day time meetings, luncheons and celebrations. After hours, host the ultimate, exclusive event, a private evening in our exhibits and galleries.
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Located near exceptional restaurants, magnificent hotels and great shopping destinations, the Flint Hills Discovery Center, Blue Earth Plaza and Union Pacific Depot not only offers convenience, but a chance to escape and catch your breath.  View our different venue options here.

Rules and Requirements

The FHDC does not allow for-profit activities not associated with the Flint Hills Discovery Center or City of Manhattan. Events of 70 guests or more or events with cash bars must use an approved caterer. Click here to view a list of approved caterers.

Form Submission

Click here to submit an online request.