The Italian Club of Tampa is a romantic historic wedding venue located in Tampa, Florida. Also known as L'Unione Italiana, the elegant building was founded more than 100 years ago. The winding marble staircases, stunning ceiling artwork and elaborate crown molding offers the perfect atmosphere for a traditional wedding with vintage flair. The Italian Club is ready to provide you with a creative experience that captures your style and personality.
Facilities and Capacity
Across three event spaces, the banquet hall and museum venue can comfortably accommodate up to 400 guests. The Capitano Family Grand Ballroom is adorned with a hand-painted floral motif ceiling and alabaster chandeliers. In the center of the club is The Connie Spoto Walter Theater, a space with tall windows and wood flooring. It is ideal for a wedding ceremony. The Cantina, which has a full-length bar, has a casual vibe inspired by a Mediterranean Café.
The team at The Italian Club of Tampa would like to turn your vision into reality. They have the history, experience and knowledge to help make it happen. Couples can choose from the following services:
- Event planning
- Day-of coordination
- Event rentals
- Chairs and tables
- Preferred vendors
The Italian Club of Tampa only allows wedding caterers from a pre-approved list. They only work with companies that offer flawless service, so you can be sure that your day is in good hands. However, they welcome outside cake. For bar services, the venue offers:
- Signature drink
- Open bar
- Cash bar
- Champagne toast
- Bottled water
There is a bridal suite available for at least three hours before your event. Guests can also enjoy on-site parking for up to 90 cars.
The Italian Club of Tampa is happy to host a variety of wedding-related events. These gatherings include:
- Cocktail hour
More than 100 years ago, the venue was established by a small visionary group in order to unite local immigrants from Italy. The building is designed with this rich history in mind. Today, The Italian Club of Tampa aims to preserve and honor the culture, traditions and heritage of the Italian Community.
Located near the Ybor Channel, the wedding venue is less than 20 minutes away from Tampa International Airport. University of Tampa is 15 minutes away.
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This is a GREAT venue that's managed by an even better staff!! In the heart of historic Ybor City. We enjoy and appreciate DJing at this landmark facility!!
One of the most beautiful buildings in Ybor city. The staff is wonderful to work with and extremely accommodating.
The Italian Club is true gem located in Ybor City. We love the historical, charming building and it’s just as beautiful on the inside! It has three floors which is perfect for meeting all the needs of your wedding or any other event you’re hosting. In addition to this the staff is outstanding, they truly do care about you and your special day. We’re always thrilled to be partnered with this stunning venue!
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The Italian Club of Tampa frequently asked questions
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- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
What are the most important characteristics of The Italian Club of Tampa in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
- Country/Golf Club
- Historic Building
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- Bar Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Get Ready Rooms
- Outside Vendors
- Set Up
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- Dance Floor
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