Frequently Asked Questions

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Is NOVA 535 Dog and Pet Friendly?

Yes, we love pets at NOVA 535. Yes, you can have your pets (dogs, cats, etc.) at your wedding. Private events can be dog and pet-friendly if the host (NOVA’s client) is ok with that. Events open to the public depend on the event type and theme. A late-night DJ dance party would not be good to bring your pet to, but a pet-themed event would be fine.

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When is our final payment due?

Final headcount along with your final payment is due 30 days prior to your event.

When is our final headcount due?

Final headcount (and your final payment in full) is due 30 days prior to your event.

Does NOVA 535 offer Valet Parking?

Yes, you can choose FREE SELF PARKING or add Valet into your invoice.

Does NOVA 535 provide dinner napkins?

Yes, you rent all your table linens, dinner napkins, etc through NOVA 535.

Are there Tip Jars on the NOVA 535 bar?

Yes. Tip jars are out during all events unless you prepay the 20% gratuity.

Can we buy Shots at NOVA 535?

Yes. Shots are available via cash/credit from the bar. They are not included in Drink Packages.

Does NOVA 535 sell Drink Packages?

Yes. Check our Drink Menu.

What are the parking options and directions to NOVA 535?

Parking and Directions to NOVA 535 Unique Event Space, located at 535 Dr. M. L. King Jr. Street North, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701. NOVA 535 on Google Maps.

How do I book my event at NOVA 535?

3 Steps to Booking NOVA 535, (1) Please review our pricing menu, (2) enter your event info, then you are (3) prompted to Schedule your tour. Also, Sales@nova535.com is always available to assist you personally.

What Table Decorations does NOVA 535 provide?

We include with your venue rental a nice assortment of Clear Glass Vases, Moroccan Style Lanterns, and oil candles. Check our inventory and rentals.

What type of Candles does NOVA 535 allow?

Real candles are allowed as long as they are in a glass container that is at least 3″ taller than the flame. Your coordinator, venue manager or catering staff will light them for you. Check what NOVA 535 includes with your venue rental, and remember all items must be removed at the end of your event.

Does NOVA 535 offer a Drink Menu?

Yes, our full liquor drink menu can be found online.

Does NOVA 535 offer an online Price Menu?

Yes, all of our pricing can be found online.

When are guests allowed to enter NOVA 535?

Guests are not allowed inside of NOVA 535 until your “Event Start Time”, found on your invoice, no exceptions. They are not allowed inside during the Client and Vendor “Set-Up” time.

Do You Offer Tours of NOVA 535?

YES by appointment. After you have reviewed our pricing to ensure that NOVA 535 fits your budget, complete this online form then you will be directed to Schedule your Tour.

Can NOVA 535 provide our wedding cake?

YES, we work with amazing bakers and pastry companies, where your wedding cake and other dessert options are only limited by your tastes and budget.

Can NOVA 535 accommodate guests with special dietary needs?

Yes, we can provide any type of menu, from Kosher, Halal, gluten-free, vegan, vegetarian and so on. Just let us know.

Can you prepare kosher meals?

Yes, we work with Kosher caterers.