Clearwater Beach Recreation Center




Rooted on the banks of Mandalay Bay on Bay Esplanade in the coastal community of Clearwater Beach, the Clearwater Beach Recreation Center offers blissful couples a stunning and scenic setting to tie the knot in Central Florida. Located between the bay and the Gulf of Mexico, this venue features the picture perfect tropical setting you always dreamed of for your wedding day. Constructed with waterfront views, this venue provides ample opportunity to capture wedding day photos that are truly one-of-a-kind. Imagine saying ‘I do’ with the sparking waters of the Mandalay Bay as the background. A family friendly venue, this location is an ideal choice for brides and grooms seeking on-site recreational activities and nearby lodging. Whether you are planning a grand event with all your family and friends or an intimate gathering with your closest loved ones, the Clearwater Beach Recreation Center makes your wedding day vision a reality.

Venue Style

Community Center, Ocean/Waterfront View, Outdoor


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 180 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 180 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 1:00AM

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $700 for reception . There is an $50/hr per hour charge for every hour that you are in the building. A refundable security deposit of $100 is required. Weekday rentals are unavailable.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Clearwater Beach Recreation Center is estimated at between $7,570 and $14,408 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Music must end by 1:00AM
10% resident fee required