Our building includes an entrance loggia, Lakeside Room with fireplace & adjacent kitchen, and the Main Ballroom with stage.
Rates include 18 60-inch round tables, 120 chairs and (11) 6-ft buffet tables. Event insurance is required on all events. The building is not recommended for parties over 140 people. See more information about event insurance at the bottom of this page.
Tax not included. 7% tax will apply.
Daily (Mon-Thurs): $800 10am-2am
Friday $1000 10am-2am
Saturday $1500 10am-2am
Sunday $800 12pm-2am
Weekend $2250 Friday 10am-Sunday 2am
RENTAL TIMES ABOVE INCLUDE ANY SET UP AND BREAKDOWN TIME.
Capacity of the Facility Including the Garden:
100-140 people Sit down only (the Sorosis Building is NOT recommended for parties over 140 people for a sit down only event)
200 People-Cocktail event – standing event with cocktail height tables.
Chair and Table Availability (included in rental fee):
round table seating for 140 – ( 18 round, 60-inch tables )
120 white chairs – indoor use only
Twelve (11) 6 foot long buffet tables
***CHAIRS FOR OUTDOOR USE ARE NOT INCLUDED.
***Linens are NOT provided
Rental also includes:
• Use of the garden and parking lot
• Ice machine (approximately 50 lbs of ice)
• 3 – 60 gallon trash cans and liners
• Fully stocked bathroom paper products/soap
• Commercial warming oven/refrigerator
Event insurance is required on all events and can be purchased through www.theeventhelper.com or www.wedsafe.com among others. Rates vary by event but generally run $100 – $195.
You may wish to have the section of Lake Morton Drive closed during your outdoor wedding ceremony. This must be done through the City of Lakeland. There is a $30 fee payable to the city of Lakeland. Please contact the City of Lakeland Traffic Division at 863-834-3491 if you have questions. 30 days advance notice is required.
What are preferred vendors?
Preferred vendors are vendors who have provided JLGL proof of business liability coverage and have named Junior League of Greater Lakeland as an additional insured for one year. These vendors have been pre-approved by JLGL and are recommended by Junior League of Greater Lakeland.
Am I required to use vendors from the preferred vendor list?
No. However, ALL vendors MUST provided proof of liability insurance and add JLGL as an additional insured. If you chose to use a vendor other than those pre-qualified, you will be responsible for making sure the vendors provides the required information. Vendors WITHOUT insurance will NOT allowed.