This is the Borden Building located at Fletcher Park. It shows the front of the building

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Anderson Point Park Anne Gordon Center for Active Adults Borden Building City of Raleigh Museum Durant Nature Preserve Five Points Center for Active Adults Fred Fletcher Amphitheater Lake Johnson Lake Wheeler Mordecai Historic Park The Raleigh Trolley Sertoma Arts Center Thomas G. Crowder Woodland Center at Lake Johnson Tucker House Walnut Creek Wetland Park Parks and Recreation Newsletter

The City of Raleigh has many unique rental facilities which might be perfect for your wedding or other special event. Explore the list below to learn about our unique sites from historic chapels to scenic cottages. Contact information for each site varies. Click in each site for more details.

Anderson Point Park

This is the cottage at Anderson Point Park.

919-996-5994 | 20 Anderson Point Dr, 27610

Anderson Point Amphitheater
Outdoor venue, 200+ capacity, $60/hr (four hour minimum)

Anderson Point Cottage
Indoor venue, 50 seated/70 max capacity, $110/hr (Resident) and $160/hr (Non-Resident) (four hour minimum)

Learn More about Anderson Point Park

Anne Gordon Center for Active Adults

This is a picture of the front of the building of the Anne Gordon Center for Active Adults.

919-996-4720 | 1901 Spring Forest Road

Indoor facility with one large, dividable multi-purpose room and 120 maximum capacity; One small room with 20 maximum capacity and kitchen

  • Alcohol permit available
  • Wi-Fi throughout
  • Built-in projector, screen, and sound system

Learn More about Anne Gordon Center for Active Adults

Borden Building

This is the Borden Building located at Fletcher Park. It shows the front of the building

919-996-4363 | 820 Clay Street

Borden Building
Indoor and outdoor venue, 102 seated/150 max capacity, $110/hr for Raleigh residents, $160/hr for non-residents (4 hour minimum)

City of Raleigh Museum

This is the Briggs Hardware building which is home to the City of Raleigh Museum.

919-996-2220 | 220 Fayetteville St. 27601

The City of Raleigh Museum's lobby, first floor gallery and lower level classroom are available for functions such as rehearsal dinners, buffet receptions, fundraisers, seminars, and workshops.

Durant Nature Preserve

Lake at Durant Nature Preserve

919-870-2871 | 3237 Spottswood Street, 27615

Campbell Lodge
Indoor venue, 200 capacity

Learn More about Durant Nature Preserve

Five Points Center for Active Adults

Front of the Five Points Center for Active Adults Building

919-996-4730/ 2000 Noble Road

4,000 square foot ballroom that is dividable into three separate sections

The ballroom can accommodate approximately 300 theater-style, 220 at tables

Two kitchens available

  • Alcohol permit available
  • Wi-Fi throughout the facility
  • House sound in ballroom
  • Audio visual packages available with LCD projectors and screens

Learn More about Five Points Center for Active Adults

Fred Fletcher Amphitheater

The amphitheater at Fred Fletcher Park.

Contact: Vanessa Jeter | 919-996-4363 | 820 Clay St, 27605

Fletcher Amphitheater
Outdoor venue, 300+ capacity, $240 for four hours, no alcohol permitted

Lake Johnson

Lake Johnson and the boat house

919-233-2121 | Learn more about Lake Johnson Park

Waterfront Conference Room | 4601 Avent Ferry Rd, 27606
Indoor/outdoor venue; maximum capacity 78 seated. Rates begin at $75/hour (two hour minimum). Adjacent veranda and deck may also be reserved for additional fees.

Magnolia Cottage | 1500 Lake Dam Rd, 27606
Indoor venue; maximum capacity 49 standing. $75/hour (four hour minimum).

Lake Wheeler

View of the Lake with a few boats.

919-662-5704 | 6404 Lake Wheeler Rd, 27603

Waterfront Program Center (Conference room, veranda and deck)
Indoor and outdoor venue, 72 seated/99 maximum capacity

Learn More about Lake Wheeler

Mordecai Historic Park

Mordecai Historic Park's Saint Mark's Chapel.

1 Mimosa St, 27604
Contact: Vanessa Jeter | 919-996-4363

Park Grounds
Outdoor venue, 150 capacity, $100/hr for Raleigh residents, $150/hr for non-residents (two hour minimum)

St. Mark's Chapel
Indoor venue, 55 seated/70 max capacity, $75/hr for Raleigh residents, $125/hr for non-residents (8 hour minimum), No food or drink permitted inside chapel.

Learn More about Mordecai Historic Park

The Raleigh Trolley

Sign for the Raleigh Trolley.

Contact: Vanessa Jeter | 919-996-4363

The Raleigh Trolley is available for rent for special event transportation or for private charter tours. No food or drink are allowed on the trolley.*

Learn More about The Raleigh Trolley

Sertoma Arts Center

Sertoma Arts Center Gallery Rental Space

919-996-2329 | 1400 W. Millbrook Rd, 27612

Raleigh Room
Indoor venue, 100-125 seated, 150 standing with cocktail tables, 175 standing room, $75/hr (two hour minimum)

Learn More about Sertoma Arts Center

Thomas G. Crowder Woodland Center at Lake Johnson

Thomas Crowder Woodland Center

919-996-3141 | 5611 Jaguar Park Dr, 27606

As an extension of the Lake Johnson Park’s Waterfront Program Center, the Thomas G. Crowder Woodland Center offers the people of Raleigh even more ways than ever before to host an event in a beautiful, natural setting. The facility has both indoor and outdoor spaces available for rent, and you may choose to use one or more of them for your event, depending on your needs.

Learn more about the Thomas G. Crowder Woodland Center

Tucker House

Exterior view of the Tucker House

418 N. Person St, 27604
Contact: Vanessa Jeter | 919-996-4363

Tucker House
Indoor and outdoor venue, 50 seated/100 max capacity, $110/hr for Raleigh residents, $160/hr for non-residents (four hour minimum)

Walnut Creek Wetland Park

Porch at the Walnut Creek Wetland Park

919-996-2760 | 950 Peterson St, 27610

Neuse River Room
Indoor venue, 62 capacity, $80/hr (two hour minimum)
East deck (covered) is also available for this room at an addition $55/hr

Walnut Creek Room
Indoor venue, 49 capacity, $65/hr (two hour minimum)
West deck (covered) is also available for this room at an addition $55/hr

Learn More about Walnut Creek Wetland Park

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