Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium

3450 Ortiz Ave Fort Myers, FL
Natural history museum and planetarium with two venues available for events. The Iona House- beautiful historic building dating back to the early 1900s. Has private parking, restrooms, central heating/AC . Capacity is 65 people. The Pine Pavilion- peaceful wooden pavilion. Located on one of our nature trails. Capacity is 25 people.
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Baby Shower Awesomeness!, from CAPE CORAL, FL

This place is gorgeous - the view is incredible and the staff is absolutely wonderful! Best venue for a baby shower ever - the kids went to the programs while the shower went on.

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  • Max Number of People for an Event: 90
Fort Myers, FL  
Capacity: 300
$6,600 per event
Suite Forty Eight is a brand new private special event and banquet venue located in Fort Myers that is ideal for events from 25-150 guests. It’s a concept that was developed and designed by a local special event planner and producer. The layout and space is highly functional for an assortment of special events and business needs offering two separate event rooms with a total of 3200’ sqft. Suite Forty Eight offers a light and bright spacious salon with large windows and rich wood flooring; the perfect venue for a networking function, shower, cocktail hour or even small indoor wedding ceremony. This room transitions smoothly to the petite ballroom, lounge and kitchenette. When you secure Suite Forty Eight for your event, you have full access to the entire facility. No other events are booked during your event time. Perfectly situated on Colonial Blvd in Royal Palm Square it’s only minutes to Cape Coral, Downtown Fort Myers and Fort Myers Beach. With access to Summerlin Rd, McGregor Blvd and Colonial Blvd, it’s conveniently located for all. You are free to bring your own alcohol and bartender to this venue as these services are not provided by Suite Forty Eight. There is a gorgeously appointed bar/lounge that is attached to the ballroom that may be utilized and equipped by you. Outside caterers and food options are welcomed. A kitchenette is available for your use including refrigerator, deep freezer and prep space for you or your caterer. Suite Forty Eight offers event space rental that includes seating and tables for up to 100 guests however if you are looking for an all-inclusive reception package, those are available as well with the exception of alcohol. Call to schedule your walk through. Full service planning, design, décor and production services are available through Suite Forty Eight.
Bonita Springs, FL  
Capacity: 164
Book Artichoke and Company's Venue for your next party! Artichoke and Company is a catering company in South West Florida. Our Special Events Center is not even one year old. It is located in Bonita Springs off of Bonita Beach Road. We have hosted all types of events such as weddings, birthday parties, graduation parties to just a simple dinner. We customize all of our events to satisfy your expectations We would love to host your next event here!
Fort Myers, FL  
Capacity: 200
Kelly Greens offers the perfect venue for all your banquet needs. Whether you are looking for a private dining room able to accommodate up to forty people for an intimate luncheon or dinner, a lunch meeting for your group or organization or a location for your elegant wedding for 200, Kelly Greens has it all!
Fort Myers, FL  
Capacity: 250
Located on Historic Fort Myers Country Club Golf Course. Edison Event Center offers rooms to accommodate events from 20 to 300 people. Ideal of Weddings, Receptions, Corporate Events, Birthday Parties and any social or business occasion.