The Mahaffey Theater
The Mahaffey Theater is a historic event venue located in St. Petersburg, Florida. The venue is a performing arts center that features a grand lobby, a main theater and a terrace, that can accommodate up to 2,031 guests for seated receptions, and a terrace that can be used for outdoor ceremonies or cocktail receptions. The main theater also offers a stage, lighting and sound equipment which can be used for entertainment or speeches.
The Mahaffey Theater offers a variety of event services and amenities, including catering, event planning and coordination, and on-site parking for guests and vendors. The venue also has a separate space, the Duke Energy Center for the Arts, which can be used as a green room or for additional events.
One of the main advantages of having a wedding at The Mahaffey Theater is its unique and historic setting, with a state of the art technology and elegant ambiance that provides a perfect backdrop for any wedding event. The venue's location in the heart of St. Petersburg also offers easy access for guests and vendors.
However, it's important to note that being a theater venue, there may be limitations in terms of decor and setup, as the venue is primarily used for performances, so couples should consult with the venue's event team to understand the restrictions.
Overall, The Mahaffey Theater is a great option for couples looking for a unique and historic venue for their special day, offering a versatile space, state of the art technology, and elegant ambiance that can be a perfect fit for any wedding style and size.
Mahaffey Theater, 400 First Street South, Saint Petersburg 33701