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2018 11-10 Gold White Black Wedding Ceremony and Reception at DTSP venue NOVA 535No Limits, No Stress.

At historic venue NOVA 535, we custom create each event, the way YOU want, with no limits and no stress! Use any professional caterer, drink from our full liquor bar and party YOUR unique way. Come enjoy our modernized Downtown St. Pete event space, where we do all the work so you can have all the fun!

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About Us

Best Reviewed Event Space in St Pete Tampa.

 

Built in 1920, we transformed 535 into NOVA 535, giving St. Petersburg our own world-class venue. Since opening February 2008, our goal has been simple, to wow and delight our guests!2015 07-12 Turquoise and Tangerine Wedding at NOVA 535

Best Place to Get Married
“Best Swanky Events Space”
Brides Choice Awards
St. Petersburg Beautification Award”
Best Holiday Party Venue
Top 10 Best Restrooms in the U.S.A
Best Blank Canvas
America’s 65 Highest-Rated Wedding Venues

Aerial view of Courtyard Ceremony at historic Downtown St. Pete venue NOVA 535

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Weddings at NOVA 535

weddings at historic venue NOVA 535 in beautiful downtown St. Pete

  • LGBT+ Eco-Friendly.
  • Wedding Ceremonies and Receptions.
  • Use any Professional Caterer
  • Sparkling Clean, Best Restrooms in the USA.

NOVA 535 welcomes everyone
“My concern is that you feel welcome, loved and that everyone enjoys themselves! We’ve always married regardless of race or orientation. 2,000 successful events later we’re honored to host your unique events, produced with our 5 Star results. That’s ‘The NOVA Way!’”  [Michael Scott Novilla, Founder.]

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Your Special NOVA Event

CELEBRATIONS

  • Quinceañeras and Sweet 16
  • Birthdays and Anniversaries

COCKTAIL PARTIES

  • Corporate Mixers
  • Fashion Shows

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

  • Aerial, Fire and Burlesque
  • Stand-up Comedy

TRADE SHOWS

  • Vendor Markets
  • Product Showcases

historic downtown St. Pete venue NOVA 535 event space

LUNCH – DINNER PARTIES

  • Rehearsal Dinners
  • School Luncheons

FUNDRAISERS

  • Global Concerns
  • Supporting Local Entrepreneurs

St. Pete's favorite Adults Only Halloween Costume Party is Novaween at historic downtown St.. Pete venue NOVA 535

 

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Upcoming Public Events

PARKING and DIRECTIONS
to our Public Events

Entrepreneur Social Club

The Entrepreneur Social Club [tm] meets every Thursday Night (at 6 pm) since 2009, most always at Downtown St. Pete historic venue NOVA 535. Start-ups to industry gurus enjoy a fun and productive evening, then about 8:30 pm we head deeper into downtown St. Pete for dinner and more drinks. Join us!

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2019 09-27 La Romantica Milonguera Tampa Tango at St. Pete Venue NOVA 535

La Romantica Milonguera 2019

Friday, September 27, 2019, La Romantica Milonguera 2019 is at historic downtown St. Pete venue NOVA 535. Argentine Tango 7 pm Cash Bar Opens, MILONGA 8 pm until Midnight!

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2019 09-28 Project Dark Arts 2019 at historic downtown St. Pete venue NOVA 535

Project Dark Arts 2019

Join us Saturday, 7pm-12am, September 28, 2019, for Project Dark Arts 2019 at historic downtown St. Pete venue NOVA 535

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Nova First Tuesday and Open House with Bay Kings Band at Downtown St. Pete venue NOVA 535

NOVA First Tuesday Open House

Join us every First Tuesday (except July) at historic Downtown St. Pete wedding venue NOVA 535 for NOVA Open House, 7 pm to 10 pm, cash bar, free parking plus incredible live music while you explore our world-class NOVA 535 event space.

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Entrepreneur Social Club

The Entrepreneur Social Club [tm] meets every Thursday Night (at 6 pm) since 2009, most always at Downtown St. Pete historic venue NOVA 535. Start-ups to industry gurus enjoy a fun and productive evening, then about 8:30 pm we head deeper into downtown St. Pete for dinner and more drinks. Join us!

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The details are where we shine

4 SPACES ALL 4 YOU

[1] MAIN GALLERY

  • 270 seated for dinner
  • 300 seated theater style
  • 400 standing cocktails
  • Original Brick Walls and open rafters
  • Brazilian Hardwood Floors
  • Use any Professional Caterer

[2] COURTYARD

  • 300 seated ceremonies
  • 150 seated dinner, 300 for cocktails
  • Real Clay Antique Bricks
  • Beautifully Lit, 30 foot Bamboo
  • Room for 3 Food Trucks
  • Private and Secure

[3] UPSTAIRS

  •   80 seated for dinner
  • 100 standing cocktails
  • Spectacular Views onto Main Gallery
  • Bar, Lounge, DJ Booth and Balcony
  • Upstairs Outdoor Balcony
    • Beautiful views onto Bamboo Courtyard
    • Smoking is allowed

[4] SUITES

  • Private access from outside
  • Full-length mirrors, make-up lighting, dress hangers
  • (1) Get-Ready Suite
    • 2 private restrooms
    • Lounging Sofa
  • (2) Supernova Suite
    • Italian Travertine shower bathroom
    • Surround Sound and HDTV

TOTAL VENUE CAPACITY:

  • 500 seated for dinner inside and out
    • 270 seated dinner downstairs
    •   80 seated dinner upstairs
    • 150 seated dinner outside courtyard
  • 800 standing for cocktails inside and out
    • 300 cocktails outside
    • 500 cocktails inside
      • 400 downstairs
      • 100 upstairs
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