Located on the beautiful Davis Islands, just a short drive from downtown Tampa, the Davis Islands Garden Club is an elegant and refined facility with beautifully manicured gardens that offers a magical venue for romantic weddings and celebrations. The bucolic Davis Islands park rests on the edge of the Seddon Channel, where the Hillsborough River flows into Tampa Bay and features lush gardens, sweeping lawns, tropical plants and flowers, and an ornate gazebo at water's edge. The venue also features a covered veranda with views of the waterfront and the homes of Harbour Island for cocktail receptions and an elegant ballroom for lavish balls and gala affairs. The Davis Islands Garden Club encourages creativity and guests can decorate the venue in their character and style for all types of celebrations.

Amenities & Facilities

The Davis Islands Garden Club caters for a variety of events ranging from ceremonies, wedding receptions, special events and parties, and rehearsal dinners with indoor and outdoor seating capacity for up to 175 guests, and standing room for cocktail parties of up to 175 guests. Venues offer a range of beautiful views from garden and patio views to vistas of the courtyards, the landscaped grounds, and Tampa Bay. Venue types range from the beautifully manicured gardens with an ornate gazebo at the water's edge and a private club to the water’s edge and elegant ballroom.


The Davis Islands Garden Club has a list of preferred vendors for catering, entertainment, décor and more and the venue provides tables and chairs for indoor functions at no additional cost. There are also high-tops/cocktail tables, eight-foot buffet tables, and a few different vintage wrought iron tables for use if required, as well as white folding garden chairs available to rent.

Additional Services

The Davis Islands Garden Club is located in a quiet residential neighborhood within Hillsborough, which has a 10:00 pm noise ordinance and any outdoor amplified sound must conclude at 10:00 pm. An on-site security guard arrives at 9:00 pm to ensure compliance.

General Information

The Davis Islands Garden Club is located at 81 Columbia Drive in Tampa, a few miles from downtown Tampa. Free, secure parking is available at the venue. The venue is wheelchair accessible and offers complimentary high-speed wireless Internet throughout. Located on the beautiful Davis Islands, the Davis Islands Garden Club is set slightly out of town but is within easy access of many of Tampa Bay’s most popular attractions, accommodations, restaurants, bars, and nightlife. Top things to see and do in the area include the Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo, Busch Gardens® Tampa, the Tampa Riverwalk, the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, the Florida Aquarium, and the Hillsborough River State Park.

81 Columbia Drive, Tampa, FL 33606, Phone: 813-251-3123

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