The Oxford Performing Arts Center is THE performance and concert venue for Oxford, Calhoun County, and the surrounding area in northeast Alabama. With 1,130 seats and in the middle of historic downtown, Oxford, Alabama, it held its first performance on May 17, 2013. This exciting venue has state-of-the-art lighting and sound systems, a proscenium stage, orchestra pit, dressing rooms, and huge wing space and storage space. The facility is a mix of an historic school/city hall/jail, which functions as the lobby with meeting rooms and offices, and the new 10.4 million dollar auditorium. Surprisingly affordable to rent, the Oxford Performing Arts Center is perfect for a wide array of performances and concerts.