Josephine S Leiser Opera Center
221 Sw 3rd Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Josephine S Leiser Opera Center

221 Sw 3rd Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Neighborhood: Sailboat Bend
Josephine S Leiser Opera Center, Fort Lauderdale — Located in Fort Lauderdale's Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District, this two story building captures the essence of historical Florida architecture in a lushly landscaped setting overlooking the New River and the Broward Center for the Performing Arts.
221 Sw 3rd Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Neighborhood: Sailboat Bend

Maximum Capacity: 250 people
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Located in Fort Lauderdale's Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District, this two story building captures the essence of historical Florida architecture in a lushly landscaped setting overlooking the New River and the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Expansive balconies overlooking the New River and the downtown Fort Lauderdale skyline. The Center is Florida Grand Opera's Fort Lauderdale headquarters and the location for numerous events. It is also a very popular location for seminars, weddings, and parties, including the sumptuous After Opera Parties. The 3,500 Square Foot Ballroom is one of the most elegant event locations in South Florida and the wood paneled boardroom comfortably accommodates business groups of up to 50 people. For catering information, please contact any one of our six caterers. The Late Mrs. Josephine S. Leiser who made the leadership gift, along with additional support from individual donors and a grant from the State of Florida, enabled the Company to build this magnificent Center. We invite you to use our magnificent banquet hall for your exquisite wedding or other memorable social events. Corporate events are also welcome.
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Ballroom Max Capacity: 200 people 3500 sq ft 325.2 sq meter
Ballroom, Josephine S Leiser Opera Center, Fort Lauderdale

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Ballroom, Josephine S Leiser Opera Center, Fort LauderdaleBallroom, Josephine S Leiser Opera Center, Fort Lauderdale — Whether it is a sit down dinner or cocktail reception, buffet style is always an option. The Leiser Center offers the ultimate in tasteful luxury for an occasion you will long remember.Ballroom, Josephine S Leiser Opera Center, Fort Lauderdale — The ballroom is the perfect location for corporate and business meetings and seminars. Two hundred people can be accommodated for a theater style function. It also is the perfect setting for recitals, chamber concerts and choral events.
Events for groups up to 150 people may be held in our courtyard, lobby and ballroom. French doors lead from the elegant parquet floored ballroom to wide scenic terraces. The ballroom is equipped with a ceiling recessed slide screen, microphone and spotlights to accommodate any type of event. The ballroom is also equipped with a built-in buffet and modular conference tables to accommodate a variety of functions.The ballroom is the perfect location for corporate and business meetings and seminars. Two hundred people can be accommodated for a theater style function. It also is the perfect setting for recitals, chamber concerts and choral events.
Supported Layouts and Capacities
Banquet - 8 per
Capacity: 150 People
Reception
Capacity: 150 People
Theater
Capacity: 200 People
Features
  • Special Features: French doors lead from the elegant parquet floored ballroom to wide scenic terraces. Equipped with a ceiling recessed slide screen.
  • Total Square Feet: 3,500
  • Total Square Meters: 325.2
The BoardroomPhotos Available
Fixed Board Room Max Capacity: 50 people
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