What is required to secure my date?

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.

When can I schedule my wedding rehearsal?

Your Wedding Rehearsal is scheduled at the 30-day mark after all updates, final headcount, and payment in full have been received. Subject to venue availability.

Can I swap out beverages in my drink package?

No substitution of beverages on drink packages. Any beverage legally available to NOVA 535 (as a Florida Liquor License holder) can be ordered and added to your invoice and bar service. All beverages must come from NOVA 535.

When was NOVA 535 built?

The 535 9th street north building was built in 1920 as “Slap Happy’s” 5-and-dime store. In 2005 the building was being utilized as a doggie daycare called “Pet Planet” when it was purchased by NOVA 535 founder Michael Scott Novilla. 3 years and $3MM later, 535 was transformed into NOVA 535 Unique Event Space, opening […]

What is a GOBO?

A “Gobo” is a small stenciled circular disc, usually made of steel, and used in lighting fixtures to create a projected image or pattern. The term Gobo is short for “Go Between Optics”, describing the location where it needs to be positioned in the light path of a lighting fixture. Check our inventory.

What is the Seating Capacity of NOVA 535?

INSIDE: DOWNSTAIRS is 220 seated with dance floor, 260 seated for dining, 300 seated for ceremonies, 350 standing for cocktail parties. UPSTAIRS is 80 seated for dining or 125 standing for cocktail parties. INSIDE TOTAL: is 340 seated for dining, 380 seated for ceremonies, 475 standing for cocktail parties. Our OUTDOOR COURTYARD adds 150 seated for dining, 250 seated […]

How does Catering Work?

We’ve curated a list of the area’s best caterers and food trucks. They offer all types of food, accommodate any special dietary needs, will fit your budget, and serve it to your guests any way you desire.  

What does the Venue Manager do?

(1) Updating your MyNOVAEvent Event Schedule Include your floorplan, timeline, vendor list, invoice, and other event details located inside MyNOVAEvent.com (2) Scheduling and Coordinating your Rehearsal Your NOVA wedding rehearsal is set at the 30-day mark once all final details, final headcount, and payment in full have been received. Based on venue availability. (3) Vendor Confirmation […]

What is the History of NOVA 535?

The 535 9th street north building was built in 1920 as “Slap Happy’s” 5-and-dime store. In 2005 the building was being utilized as a doggie daycare called “Pet Planet” when it was purchased by NOVA 535 founder Michael Scott Novilla. 3 years and $3MM later, 535 was transformed into NOVA 535 Unique Event Space, opening […]