Environmental Learning Center

255 Live Oak Drive, Vero Beach, FL
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Capacity: 1,500 people

About Environmental Learning Center

The ELC experience connects visitors with nature on our 64-acre campus and the Indian River Lagoon. ELC has a wide selection of spaces to host your event. Adding activities like guided nature walks, pontoon boat trips and visiting the Discovery Station will enhance your experience. Wedding guests, corporate groups, family reunions and social clubs can create a custom agenda. With a mission to educate, inspire and empower all people to be active stewards of the environment and their own well-being, ELC is committed to sharing the importance of protecting and restoring our natural resources.

Event Pricing

Lagoon Room
Attendees: 1-100 | $100 - $200 /hour
Pricing for meetings only
Thomas R. Schidel Education and
$1,500 - $2,500 /event
Pricing for all event types
Key: Not Available


Last Updated: 3/17/2023

Event Spaces

Thomas R. Schidel Education and Event Pavilion
Thomas R. Schidel Education and Event Pavilion
Lagoon Room
Lagoon Room
Discovery Station
Discovery Station
Tidal Gallery
Venue Types
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Waterfront
  • Waterview
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 1500
  • Special Features: Beautiful outdoor venue with the option of adding activities like canoeing, kayaking, pontoon boat tours, nature education sessions, crafts, art sessions and wellness classes.