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Special Event Venues

Last updated Oct. 13, 2014 - 10:39 am
The Borden Building at Fred Fletcher Park

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

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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 (4 hour minimum)

Anderson Point Cottage
Indoor venue, 50 seated/70 max capacity, $100/hr (4 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 1 large dividable multipurpose room 120 maximum capacity, 1 small room 20 maximum 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 (4 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, 8am to midnight, residents: $100/hr (4 hour minimum) non-residents: $150/hr (4 hour minimum)

Training Lodge
Indoor venue, 38 sleeping/49 room capacity, $40-$60/hr (2 hour minimum), No Alcohol Permitted

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 3 separate sections

Ballroom can accommodate approximately 300 theater-style, 220 at tables

2 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

919-996-4363 | 820 Clay St, 27605

Fletcher Amphitheater
Outdoor venue, 300+ capacity, $150 for 4 hours, No Alcohol Permitted


Lake Johnson

Lake Johnson Deck

919-233-2121

Conference Room, Veranda and Deck | 4601 Avent Ferry Rd, 27606
Indoor and outdoor venue, 78 seated/99 max capacity, $135/hr

Magnolia Cottage | 1500 Lake Dam Rd
Indoor venue, 49 capacity, $75/hr (4 hour minimum)

Learn more about Lake Johnson

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 max capacity, $135/hr

Learn more about Lake Wheeler

Mordecai Historic Park

St. Mark's Chapel at Mordecai Historic Park

919-996-4361 | 1 Mimosa St, 27604

Park Grounds
Outdoor venue, 150 capacity, $100/hr (2 hour minimum)

St. Mark's Chapel
Indoor venue, 55 seated/70 max capacity, $100/hr (2 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

Front Lawn
Outdoor venue, 99 capacity, $20/hr (2 hour minimum), No Alcohol Permitted

Multipurpose Room
Indoor venue, 49 capacity, $35/hr (2 hour minimum), Not available from June 1 - August 15

Learn more about Pullen Arts Center

The Raleigh Trolley

The Raleigh Trolley

919-996-4361

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

919-420-2329 | 1400 W. Millbrook Rd, 27612

Raleigh Room
Indoor venue, 100 seated capacity, 200 standing capacity, $70/hr (2 hour minimum)

Cardinal Room
Indoor venue, 25 seated capacity, 40 standing capacity, $60/hr (2 hour minimum)

Crabtree Valley Room
Indoor venue, 25 capacity, $35/hr (2 hour minimum)

Learn more about Sertoma Arts Center

Tucker House

The Tucker House

919-831-6009 | 418 N. Person St, 27604

Tucker House
Indoor and outdoor venue, 50 seated/100 max capacity, $100/hr (4 hour minimum)

Walnut Creek Wetland Center

Walnut Creek Wetlands Center

919-831-1960 | 950 Peterson St, 27610

Neuse River Room
Indoor venue, 62 capacity, $75/hr (2 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 (2 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 (2 hour minimum)

Learn more about Walnut Creek Wetland Center

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