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Special Event Venues

Last updated Dec. 12, 2017 - 1:11 pm
The Borden Building at Fred Fletcher Park

Contact: Vanessa Jeter | 919-996-4363

The City of Raleigh has many unique rental facilities which might be perfect for your wedding or other special event. Explore the list below to learn about our unique sites from historic chapels to scenic cottages.

Please note:

  • Food permitted unless otherwise noted
  • Beer & wine approved by permit unless otherwise noted

Anderson Point Park

The Cottage at Anderson Point Park

919-996-5994 | 20 Anderson Point Dr, 27610

Anderson Point Amphitheater
Outdoor venue, 200+ capacity, $50/hr (four hour minimum)

Anderson Point Cottage
Indoor venue, 50 seated/70 max capacity, $100/hr (four hour minimum)

Learn more about Anderson Point Park

Anne Gordon Center for Active Adults

Anne Gordon Center for Active Adults

919-996-4720 | 1901 Spring Forest Road

Indoor facility with one large, dividable multipurpose room and 120 maximum capacity; One small room with 20 maximum capacity and kitchen

  • Alcohol permit available
  • Wi-Fi throughout
  • Surround sound
Learn more about Anne Gordon Center for Active Adults

Borden Building

The Borden Building at Fred Fletcher Park

919-996-4363 | 820 Clay Street

Borden Building
Indoor and outdoor venue, 102 seated/150 max capacity, $100/hr for Raleigh residents, $150/hr for non-residents (four hour minimum)

City of Raleigh Museum

The City of Raleigh Museum

919-996-3023 | 220 Fayetteville St. 27601

The City of Raleigh Museum's lobby, first floor gallery and lower level classroom are available for functions such as rehearsal dinners, buffet receptions, fundraisers, seminars, and workshops.

Durant Nature Preserve

The Campbell Lodge at Durant Nature Park

919-870-2871 | 8305 Camp Durant Rd, 27614

Campbell Lodge
Indoor venue, 200 capacity, 8 a.m. to midnight, residents: $100/hr (four hour minimum) non-residents: $150/hr (four hour minimum)

Learn more about Durant Nature Preserve

Five Points Center for Active Adults

Five Points Center for Active Adults

919-996-4730/ 2000 Noble Road

4,000 square foot ballroom that is dividable into three separate sections

The ballroom can accommodate approximately 300 theater-style, 220 at tables

Two kitchens available

  • Alcohol permit available
  • Wi-Fi throughout the facility
  • House sound in ballroom
  • Audio visual packages available with LCD projectors and screens
Learn more about Five Points Center for Active Adults

Fred Fletcher Amphitheater

Fred Fletcher Amphitheater at Fred Fletcher Park

Contact: Vanessa Jeter | 919-996-4363 | 820 Clay St, 27605

Fletcher Amphitheater
Outdoor venue, 300+ capacity, $150 for four hours, no alcohol permitted

Lake Johnson

Lake Johnson Deck

919-233-2121 | Learn more about Lake Johnson Park

Waterfront Conference Room | 4601 Avent Ferry Rd, 27606
Indoor/outdoor venue; maximum capacity 78 seated. Rates begin at $75/hour (two hour minimum). Adjacent veranda and deck may also be reserved for additional fees.

Magnolia Cottage | 1500 Lake Dam Rd, 27606
Indoor venue; maximum capacity 49 standing. $75/hour (two hour minimum).

Lake Wheeler

Lake Wheeler Park Deck View

919-662-5704 | 6404 Lake Wheeler Rd, 27603

Waterfront Program Center (Conference room, veranda and deck)
Indoor and outdoor venue, 72 seated/99 maximum capacity, $135/hr

Learn more about Lake Wheeler

Mordecai Historic Park

St. Mark's Chapel at Mordecai Historic Park

1 Mimosa St, 27604
Contact: Vanessa Jeter | 919-996-4363

Park Grounds
Outdoor venue, 150 capacity, $100/hr for Raleigh residents, $150/hr for non-residents (two hour minimum)

St. Mark's Chapel
Indoor venue, 55 seated/70 max capacity, $100/hr for Raleigh residents, $150/hr for non-residents (two hour minimum), No food or drink permitted inside chapel.

Learn more about Mordecai Historic Park

Pullen Arts Center

Pullen Arts Center

919-996-6126 | 105 Pullen Rd, 27607

Pullen Arts Center is currently closed for renovations.

Learn more about Pullen Arts Center

Raleigh Little Theatre

Raleigh Little theater

919-821-4579 | 301 Pogue St, 27607

Raleigh Little Theatre is a community theatre in Raleigh, North Carolina that produces 10 to 11 full productions annually and maintains a comprehensive youth and adult theatre education programs

Learn more about Raleigh Little Theatre

The Raleigh Trolley

The Raleigh Trolley

Contact: Vanessa Jeter | 919-996-4363

The Raleigh Trolley is available for rent for special event transportation or for private charter tours. No food or drink are allowed on the trolley.*

Learn more about The Raleigh Trolley

Sertoma Arts Center

Sertoma Arts Center

919-996-2329 | 1400 W. Millbrook Rd, 27612

Raleigh Room
Indoor venue, 100 seated capacity, 200 standing capacity, $70/hr (two hour minimum)

Cardinal Room
Indoor venue, 25 seated capacity, 40 standing capacity, $60/hr (two hour minimum)

Crabtree Valley Room
Indoor venue, 25 capacity, $35/hr (two hour minimum)

Learn more about Sertoma Arts Center

Theatre In The Park

Theatre In The Park

919-831-6936 | 107 Pullen Rd., 27607

Theatre In The Park, located in the northern end of Raleigh’s scenic Pullen Park, is internationally acclaimed for its outstanding theatrical achievements, with more than 40,000 people attending our programming last year alone.

Learn more about Theatre In The Park

Thomas G. Crowder Woodland Center at Lake Johnson

Thomas G. Crowder Woodland Center

919-996-3141 | 5611 Jaguar Park Dr, 27606

As an extension of the Lake Johnson Park’s Waterfront Program Center, the Thomas G. Crowder Woodland Center offers the people of Raleigh even more ways than ever before to host an event in a beautiful, natural setting. The facility has both indoor and outdoor spaces available for rent, and you may choose to use one or more of them for your event, depending on your needs.

Learn more about the Thomas G. Crowder Woodland Center

Tucker House

The Tucker House

418 N. Person St, 27604
Contact: Vanessa Jeter | 919-996-4363

Tucker House
Indoor and outdoor venue, 50 seated/100 max capacity, $100/hr for Raleigh residents, $150/hr for non-residents (four hour minimum)

Walnut Creek Wetland Park

Walnut Creek Wetlands Park

919-996-2760 | 950 Peterson St, 27610

Neuse River Room
Indoor venue, 62 capacity, $75/hr (two hour minimum)
East deck (covered) is also available for this room at an addition $50/hr

Walnut Creek Room
Indoor venue, 49 capacity, $60/hr (two hour minimum)
West deck (covered) is also available for this room at an addition $50/hr

Little Rock Creek Room
Indoor venue, 37 capacity, $30/hr (two hour minimum)

Learn more about Walnut Creek Wetland Park

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