1099 State Rd 60 East, Lake Wales, FL
Lake Wales Arts Center is a historic wedding venue located in Lake Wales, FL. The building dates back to the Renaissance and boasts unique architectural features. Lovingly restored in recent years, it is the ideal spot for couples seeking a romantic wedding destination. Lake Wales Arts Center was originally used as a Catholic church. After the congregation relocated, the Lake Wales Arts Council transformed the building into a visual and performing arts center. This restoration project aims to enrich visitors' lives by showcasing the property's rich artistic and cultural history. It offers an array of event spaces and is suitable for both intimate and large-scale wedding parties. The old chapel with stained glass windows and exposed wood beams is perfect for ceremonies. Its vaulted ceilings and hanging lanterns create a magical atmosphere and a brilliant photo backdrop. Receptions of up to 225 are hosted in their larger event spaces featuring jaw-dropping arches and tiled roofs on stucco walls. Influenced by Roman, Byzantine, and Renaissance times, these mission-style interiors offer couples the opportunity to celebrate their nuptials in a truly one-of-a-kind setting. You might like to explore their manicured grounds with tall palm trees and lush green grass for cocktail hour. This outdoor space will allow you to admire the stunning architectural exterior of the property while mingling with loved ones. In between festivities, you can of course, explore their fabulous exhibits, creating memories to cherish long after your special day. Consult the Lake Wales Arts Center expert team to learn more about how this venue can accommodate your big day. Depending on whether you are planning an intimate or large-scale affair, you can rent the property for four or eight-hour blocks. Their dedicated staff are on hand for the day to assist with set up and clean up. They also provide outdoor coverings, technical equipment, and a grand piano for your evening entertainment. Whether you go big or small, Lake Wales Arts Center is sure to leave an impression you and your guests are unlikely to ever forget.