The City of Sarasota Presents the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
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Not Just For Great Shows!

At the Van Wezel, we offer more than just great performances. Our state-of-the-art facility can be rented to help you make the most of your wedding or corporate event. Recently renovated, the Roskamp Auditorium along with our Grand Foyer and Bayfront Lawn offer a dramatic venue with unparalleled views of Sarasota Bay. We can accommodate groups small and large groups depending on what your goals are along with catering provided by our resident caterer or another caterer if you choose.

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Our Grand Foyer is 6,000 square feet and can comfortably seat from 30 to 350. Tables and chairs are also available along with a sound system and microphones. In addition, the Grand Foyer opens up to the outdoor Terrace and Bayfront lawn. This area can accommodate and additional 1,500 people. We can help make your special day a dramatic success!

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Hall Rental
The Roskamp Auditorium is premier performing arts facility that is fully compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act. It also features that latest in sound and lighting systems and a new stagehouse. The Grand Foyer can also be included in the rental of the Auditorium for post-performance receptions or dining. Professional stagehands will be required for the operation of the technical and stage equipment.

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