Celebrating more than 85 years of entertainment, this legendary theatre is perfect for concerts, theater, comedy, dance, corporate functions of all kinds, receptions, awards and presentation ceremonies. Imagine a banquet on the stage under the ornate proscenium arch; or a reception in the Promenade Lobby under the star lanterns, with grand staircases reminiscent of a Moorish courtyard at night. The fantasy Mediterranean-Revival style of the Florida Theatre is the perfect back-drop for events of all varieties, with its elaborate tiling, stately marble and intricate ironwork details.

Our venue offers a 1,900-seat theatre with incredible acoustics and near-perfect sight-lines, on two levels, with two lobbies—Promenade and Mezzanine—and a private area, the Barnett Room, for your event needs. Inside the theatre, state of the art sound and lighting systems will enhance the look of your event.

Unique amenities make your event come to life:

  • Nearly 5,000 square feet on three levels of beautiful lobbies and an intimate private room
  • Marble bars in the Entry Lobby and the Mezzanine Lobby
  • 40-foot movie screen
  • State-of-the-art sound and lighting systems
  • In-house lobby video system
  • Digital marquee
  • WiFi accessibility
  • Prominent on-street window displays
  • Merchandise area
  • Red carpet and rope & stanchion

Extraordinary and unique architecture, historic character, a friendly and knowledgeable staff, and advanced technology all combine to create astonishing events found only at the Florida Theatre. Connect with history. Host your next event at the Florida Theatre.

For rental inquiries, please complete the form below. A Florida Theatre staff member will be in touch regarding your inquiry.  For specific dates, special requests or to secure a reservation, please contact the Theatre Booking Manager, Jean-Ellen De Spain: 904.562.5968 or

Tech Specs

Florida Theatre Tech Specs PDF
Download Ground Plans PDF
Download Hanging Plot PDF

Technical Director
Saul Lucio
Phone 904.355.1501
Fax 904.358.3412


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