Signature Weddings. Stylish Events.
The Lake Ashton Grand Ballroom offers a versatile and gorgeous setting for any type of event with reasonable prices to fit almost any budget. The rental fee for events held May through October is $1,500, which goes up to $1,750 for events held November through April. There is a refundable damage deposit of $1,000 due 30 days prior to the event, with a security fee of $25/hour for 51-150 guests or $50/hour for 151-299 guests, and $75/hour for 300 or more guests (minimum $100), also due 30 days prior to the event. Rental fee is for use of the Ballroom only, however, the outdoor Reflection Garden area may be reserved as a ceremony site with Amenity Manager approval. Fees include use of the stage, audio/visual equipment, tables and chairs, dressing rooms, and dance floor. Linens are available to rent at an additional charge. Contact the Banquet Manager directly for specialized menu creation and pricing.
Lake Ashton Event Staff provides planning tools such as seating charts and other resources to help get you started. A great working relationship with area vendors helps the entire process go smoothly, whether you are a Polk County resident or not. Centrally located in Lake Wales, Lake Ashton is an hour away from the Orlando and Tampa airports, and three hotels are located within ten minutes driving distance. Out-of-town guests can make a vacation out of their trip, with Bok Tower right in Lake Wales, Legoland just down the road, and Disney World just a 45-minute drive away. Click here for more information on things to do while visiting the Central Florida/Polk County area.
Lake Ashton offers a gorgeous outdoor ceremony site situated amongst lush gardens with water views, making a perfect backdrop for pictures. With options for indoor and outdoor receptions, full-service onsite catering and bar, linen rentals, and plenty of space for dining and dancing, your every need can be taken care of!
Events & Galas
Lake Ashton has served as the picturesque setting for everything from The Governor's Awards Luncheon to an annual Casino Night fundraiser. It's also a beautiful and economical choice for high school proms. The Ballroom offers a variety of seating options, from table setup to audience-style seating for presentations or stage shows.
Parties & Celebrations
From surprise parties to family reunions, Sweet Sixteens to Golden Anniversaries, Lake Ashton is the perfect venue to host your special occasion. There is plenty of room for tables surrounding the spacious dance floor, and the projector screen on the stage makes it easy to commemorate the celebration with a sentimental slideshow or video.