The Rusty Pelican has been named Wedding Wire’s Couples’ Choice for 2014 and 2015, and Bride’s Choice in 2013. The venue has also won The Knot Best of Weddings two years in a row.

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Grand Ballroom

Offering breathtaking views of the bay, the Grand Ballroom is the largest banquet room available, accommodating up to 250 guests with a built-in dance floor. Give guests star treatment with the Grand Ballroom’s private entrance and stunning floor to ceiling ocean views.

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Pelican Room

Impress guests with views of the Rusty Pelican’s beautiful gardens and dazzling views of Tampa Bay through floor to ceiling glass windows. This room offers breathtaking front row seats to gorgeous Florida sunsets. The Pelican Room seats up to 100 guests with a built-in dance floor.

Coral Room

Give guests an unforgettably beautiful tropical view in the Coral Room. Entertain 100 guests with convenient access to drinks and libations with its built-in bar and private entrance.

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Bay Room

The perfect location for smaller private parties, the Bay Room features a magnificent fireplace, an artfully crafted stained-glass window, stunning views of the bay, and its own private entry. The Bay Room can host up to 50 guests.

Tampa Room

For more intimate settings, the Tampa Room can host up to 50 guests, and provides its own private entrance and built-in dance floor. Here guests can enjoy breathtaking views of the bay.



The Wedding Gazebo

A beautifully sweet outdoor ceremony location, the Wedding Gazebo offers a private garden setting overlooking the beautiful waters of the bay. With award-winning views, the Wedding Gazebo can accommodate up to 250 guests and is the ideal backdrop for a picture-perfect wedding.

Indoor Ceremony

Indoor ceremonies at the Rusty Pelican feature grand ocean views, spacious areas with high ceilings and room for customized decor, as well as cool indoor temperatures for those hot Tampa days.

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Rusty Pelican Tampa is proud to be part of Specialty Events. Specialty Events’ unique portfolio of venues feature impressive event spaces that offer full-service event planning, with breath-taking views on the water, in the hills and along the runway.

 Ready to start planning your event?

Contact our Event Specialist at 813.281.1943 or rptampacatering@srcmail.com to schedule a complimentary tour today!  


2425 N Rocky Point Dr
Tampa, FL 33607
PH: 813-281-1943





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