Red Mesa Events is an elegant, historic wedding venue located in Tampa, Florida. St. Pete’s oldest fire station was completely renovated in November 2017, adding modern technology to its three spaces while preserving the unique original features of the historic building. This modern city venue provides an stunning, urban setting for your once-in-a-lifetime celebration.
Facilities and Capacity
Red Mesa Events offers three unique event spaces for an unforgettable ceremony and reception. Their classically modern La Florida Ballroom is an exquisite, 1200-square-foot space that seats 100 in a formal dining setting or 175 for hors d'oeuvres and cocktails. It features original exposed brick, two brilliant chandeliers, and herringbone wood floor. The Cantinita Terrace is an open-air bar and lounge that overlooks the Cantina courtyard and bubbling fountain. This trendy space is ideal for an intimate feast-style dinner for up to 30 guests or 75 standing. The chic DeSanto Rooftop is a stunning, third-story lounge overlooking the heart of downtown St. Pete, with a rich Brazilian walnut deck, lounge seating, and 30-foot bar specializing in exclusive handcrafted cocktails and light tapas. This outdoor space accommodates up to 175 guests.
Red Mesa Events offers many services to provide a stress-free wedding experience that you can cherish for a lifetime. The venue is also available to host engagement parties, bridal showers, and rehearsal dinners.
All wedding packages include:
- Tables and crossback chairs
- Gold chargers
- Wedding arch
- Servers & bartenders
Red Mesa Events provides the convenience of in-house catering, and can accommodate guests with gluten free, lactose free, no pork, organic, vegan, and vegetarian dietary restrictions. They will also supply all needed barware, china, flatware, glassware, and linens for your event.
- Hispanic or Latinx-owned
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What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Red Mesa Events?
- Clean Up
- Set Up
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At Red Mesa Events, what does the bar service starting price include?
- Champagne Toast
- House Beer
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Limited Bar
- Open Bar
- Premium Liquor
- Signature Drink
- Specialty Beer
What are the most important characteristics of Red Mesa Events in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Red Mesa Events for wedding events?
- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does Red Mesa Events offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Red Mesa Events offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Rentals
- Liability Insurance
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Pet Friendly
- Preferred Vendors Only
- Set Up
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- Audio Equipment
- Dance Floor
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