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THE POWEL CROSLEY ESTATE

Powel Crosley

Nestled along the picturesque shores of Sarasota Bay, the Powel Crosley Estate stands as a timeless testament to the grandeur of days gone by. Steeped in history and dripping with Mediterranean revival charm, this historic gem invites you to step back in time and experience the opulence of the Roaring Twenties. From glamorous weddings to larger-than-life events, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a more suitable venue in the Bradenton area for your next one-of-a-kind event.

red Historic Crosley Car in front of the Powel Crosley Estate mansion
Powel Crosley
Powel Crosley

Your Day at The Crosley

Discover the area’s most impressive venue and all you need for the most perfect event possible. Floorplans, pricing, and additional information are available in our brochure.

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Contact us

For a touch of timeless elegance on the shores of Sarasota Bay, reach out to us at the Crosley Estate to craft your next unforgettable event.

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Catering

Indulge in the culinary delights curated by six exclusive caterers at the Crosley Estate, each specializing in in-house food and beverage services, including bar service.

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History of the Crosley

Explore the captivating narrative behind this remarkable venue’s rich legacy and historical significance.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Powel Crosley Estate located?

This beautiful estate is conveniently located between Bradenton and Sarasota overlooking Sarasota Bay and is located near the Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport.

What is the capacity of the outdoor space at the Crosley Estate?

The Bayside Lawn can host upwards of 800 people for a banquet. Large parties need additional advanced planning. The pavilion on the lawn seats 80+ people for a ceremony and 50-60 for a seated dinner.

Are tables and chairs available?

We provide 20-60″ round tables, 12-8′ tables, and 4-6′ tables at no cost. Your caterer is responsible for set up and tear down if used.

What caterer can I use?

Our venue offers our clients the opportunity to choose from six caterers. The caterers have been selected through an extensive evaluation process to provide our customers with quality catering options. Self-catering or requesting caterers that are not on our approved list is prohibited. The Powel Crosley Estate does collect at 12% – 20% commission fee from the caterers to offset our expenses related to food and beverage services. The caterers have the option of absorbing the fee within their per person cost to the customer or adding it as a separate line item on a customer’s invoice.

Is the Crosley Estate ADA compliant?

Yes. We have a small elevator that goes to all floors as well as several ramps for scooters, wheelchairs, etc. We highly recommend guests with mobility issues always use the lifts and not the stairs.

Do you provide wedding planners?

The Powel Crosley Estate does not provide wedding planners and does not maintain a preferred list of vendors.

Can I have live music or a DJ?

Basic power is available for bands, string quartets, DJ’s, etc. However, you will need to communicate specific power needs with your facility representative. You must also follow specific decibel guidelines per county ordinances. All amplified music should be moved indoors at 11pm.

How to I schedule a visit?

Site visits are by appointment only. Please visit our Site Visit Calendar and book your appointment today.

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Meetings at the Crosley

Transport your meetings to an era of elegance amidst the storied ambiance of the Powel Crosley Estate, where history intertwines with the charm.

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360 Tours

Embark on a virtual journey with our 360-degree tour, offering an immersive exploration of the Powel Crosley Estate.

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