Benton Hall, once known as North Wilkesboro Elementary School and built in 1913, houses Wilkes Playmakers (a performing arts theater group). Benton Hall seats 200+ with performances throughout the entire year. Plus, Benton Hall offers meeting and conference space and the Great Hall on the main floor offers an elegant setting for parties and receptions. Visit to learn more about upcoming performances or to reserve Benton Hall for your next conference or banquet.