A Methodist church built in 1956 was scheduled for demolition but FloridaSun stepped in and saved it. Re configured into a horse barn set on over 80 acres of country land, the ChurchBarn retains the feel of the church while providing the casual country charm of a horse barn.
A breathtakingly beautiful natural setting, Silver Springs is home to the largest artesian spring formation in the world and the world famous glass bottom boats. With over 350 acres of natural surroundings, there are many unforgettable backdrops for an amazing wedding and reception.
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The trill of a bird, moss floating from ancient oaks in the breeze and the sound of water falling from the garden fountain lends any affair a quiet elegance that only nature can provide. Our award-winning gardens and spacious lawns are perfect for tastefully elegant gatherings and celebrations. The
Our new, private dining room comfortably accommodates up to 40 people for business meetings, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, company parties and more. We can create a specialized menu for you and try to work within your budget.
Sweetwater Branch Inn provides the perfect location for weddings, receptions, and rehearsal dinners. The beautiful property defines Victorian romance and Southern comfort, with a touch of vintage charm and elegance. Whether inside, or outside at the courtyard, gazebo or colonnade surrounded by the b
Heartwood Soundstage is a high end music venue, recording studio and event space designed by Akira Wood, a premiere architectural woodworking company based out of Gainesville, Florida. Custom wood veneers include Oak, Sweet Gum, Walnut, and river recovered Cypress.
The Hippodrome Theatre is Gainesville’s premier wedding and event venue. The Hipp is one of the most romantic spots in all of Gainesville with enough historic charm and modern accents to make your event one-of-a-kind.
The Hippodrome Theatre lower level has an elegant, unique, and stylish atmosph
Amelia’s is Gainesville’s own connection to Old World Italy; a fine dining experience without pretense or stuffiness. It’s the place people come to celebrate the special moments in their lives: a graduation, an anniversary or an upcoming wedding; the place to share a wonderful meal
Original American Kitchen is a beautifully designed and heartwarming restaurant located in historic downtown Gainesville. Our focus is southern fare with modern flair. We focus on southern hospitality, delicious food, and the tastiest drinks in town. The venue itself is a restaurant with a full serv
Modern Lakefront Hotel & Convention Center located 1 mile south of the University of Florida & 10 miles from regional airport. Gainesville's ONLY full service, lakefront hotel and conference center. The Wyndham Garden Gainesville is undergoing an extensive multi-million dollar renovation property
Jolie is a venue with a unique mixture of classic decor customizable to any needs. Located downtown in the historical "Chestnut" building, Jolie has an expert on-site catering with optional full-service event management.
If you are interested in having a party, wedding, or business
The Holiday Inn University Center (Gainesville, FL) is surrounded on all sides by the University of Florida, shops, boutiques, restaurants, and 'the Heart of Gainesville.' This 6 story 'just off campus' landmark is a 100% non-smoking hotel. Our Olympic sized roof top pool is surrounded by 14,00
The Hedges is the ideal setting for charity galas, private parties, weddings, or intimate family gatherings. The Hedges is an escape from the everyday options available and the possibilities are endless.