Events & Weddings

Our location is one of the most coveted event sites in Jacksonville, not only for the uncompromised views of the St. Johns River
and Downtown Skyline, but also for the proud heritage of our service and rich character of our facility.

Memories Are Made Here

The Catering and Events Department of The Florida Yacht Club is pleased to provide you with the finest in professional service and a wonderful planning experience. Throughout the scheduling process, you will coordinate all food, beverage, and room setup services provided by the Club with one of our catering professionals to ensure successful use of each space. Our Chef is pleased to offer an array of culinary selections for every style of event, and on the day of your event our service staff will ensure that no detail is overlooked.

The Club offers rooms on the 1st and 2nd floor for private events ranging from 10 to 400 guests. Whether you need an intimate room to hold an executive meeting, a room with all of the charm of home to host a baby shower, an amazing view to backdrop your anniversary cocktail party, or the perfect show of elegance for your wedding reception – The Florida Yacht Club features all of this and more. With true hospitality in mind, we welcome the opportunity to explore these spaces with you and feel confident that FYC is the right choice every time.

To check availability of private event spaces,
please see the "Event & Wedding Inquiry" page.


Bride & Groom kissing
Bride & Groom dancing

Meetings & Social Engagements

The private event spaces of the Club include the Astor Room and Ballroom on the 2nd Floor, with separate staircase entrances and elevator access. Enjoy the unique aspects of locations on the 1st floor as well, including the seclusion of the Commodore’s Room and the home-inspired setting of our Living Room, River Porch and 1876 Room.

It is our pleasure to determine which space may be best suited for your style of service. We can assist with menu planning to insure you have anticipated the needs of your guests and help set the tone for successful business meetings, festive luncheons, networking socials, cocktail celebrations and remarkable dinner parties. Treat your guests to uncompromised views, southern charm and a bit of great yachting history.

To check availability of meeting and social spaces, please see the "Event & Wedding Inquiry" page.


The Florida Yacht Club, with its historical character and spectacular view of the St. Johns River and Downtown Skyline, is one of the most coveted wedding reception locations in Jacksonville. Brides will find our 3,000 square foot Ballroom, featuring hardwood flooring, built-in shell stage, and architectural ceiling beams, the perfect setting for an elegant affair. The captivating offerings of our Astor Room, with attached roof top Porch, make for a great cocktail social space. Outdoor ceremonies may be accommodated as well under the right circumstances, depending on the number of guests, desired setup, and season.

Lasting memories are made here, and we are proud to be a part of your special day. Explore the unique opportunity to host your guests in an exclusive club setting and enjoy the benefits of amazing cuisine and exquisite service. Your vision is important, and we take our role in the success of your reception seriously. Your guests are our guests and we revel in every opportunity to make them feel welcome. 

To check availability of wedding spaces,
please see the "Event & Wedding Inquiry" page.


Bride & Groom standing
Bride & Groom laughing with wedding party


Catering Manager
Jessica Gustine
(904) 387-1653 Ext. 416

Catering Director
Pamela Mills
(904) 387-1653 Ext. 403