Nestled on the east side just minutes from the heart of our historic downtown San Antonio, the Carver Community Cultural Center plays host to weddings, private parties, concerts, plays and recitals. With two unique and beautiful venues, the Carver Community Cultural Center can accommodate an array of social and cultural events and will work to meet your specific needs.Facility features include:

The Jo Long Theatre for the Performing Arts
A 650 seat proscenium theatre offers comfortable seating in an intimate and inviting setting. With excellent acoustics and sightlines, the Jo Long Theatre houses a stage 38’ wide and 30’ deep. Three individual star dressing rooms with private bathrooms , two large chorus dressing rooms, green room, dance studio, scenic shop.  The Jo Long Theatre has everything you need to bring the vision for your event to life.
Jo Long Theatre Rental Rates

Carver Facilities Use Policies

The Little Carver Civic Center
This intimate, multi-purpose, adaptable space offers a beautiful backdrop to any smaller event. With a maximum capacity of 150, The Little Carver can be configured in a myriad of ways…from a black box theatre to cabaret seating to banquet tables to meeting configurations. The options are limitless! The Little Carver is ideally suited for smaller theatricals and concerts, receptions, banquets and meetings.  Both The Jo Long Theatre and The Little Carver offer high production values, in-house sound and lighting equipment, box office services and other excellent amenities. The professional and helpful staff and very affordable rental rates make either venue an ideal setting for your event.
Little Carver Rental Rates

Carver Facilities Use Policies

To schedule a tour or inquire about date availability, rental policies and rates, please contact John Nieto at (210) 207-7215 or

We look forward to working with you on creating the event of your dreams!