Frederick Sigur Center

Civic Center

The fully renovated and restored Sigur Center is located a mere 6 miles from the Historic French Quarter in St. Bernard Parish. Our mid-size, 52,400 square foot auditorium venue with full stage and state-of-the-art lighting and sound is equipped to entertain up to 2400 guests. The Sigur Center also includes permanent balcony seating, VIP seating, as well as flexible seating or open floor.

Adjacent to the auditorium, the Sigur Center has a beautiful 10,850 square foot Ballroom. The Grand Ballroom is also newly renovated with stucco walls, chandeliers, and arched wooden doors. The Grand Ballroom can accommodate approximately 750 guests. This room can also be split into to two separate rooms; The North Ballroom which can accommodate 375 guests and the South Ballroom which can accommodate up to 200 guests. The Sigur Center provides tables, chairs, linens, projectors, a microphone and a portable stage for rental that comes with the room. Outside caterers, upon arrival are allowed to use our full service kitchen. The Sigur Center provides for beverage and liquor packages. 

  1. Maurine Liuzza


  1. Auditorium & Mezzanine
  2. Grand Ballroom
  3. North Ballroom
  4. South Ballroom

Auditorium & Mezzanine

Rental Fees (PDF)


  • *2 Private dressing rooms W/ Bathrooms & Showers
  • *2 large dressing rooms W/ Bathrooms & Showers
  • 2 Large dressing rooms 
  • 1 half bathroom near staging area


  • Max Capacity 900
  • 1st Balcony - Max Seating Capacity 649
  • 2nd Balcony - Max Seating Capacity 734