Event Space

Auditorium

Previously a church sanctuary, the auditorium seats a total of 283 persons in standard cushioned seats and includes use of Audio/PA System.  Additional seats can be adding using our banquet chairs.

  • Public Announcement & Audio System
  • Removable Podium
  • 91 Balcony Seats
  • 192 Auditorium Seats (12 rows of 8 seats on each side)
  • Center Aisle
  • Available for non-wedding functions such as birthdays, baby showers, graduations, etc.


Reception Room

  • Available for use with rental: 18 60″ round tables and 140 banquet chairs (not pictured)
  • Seats 125 using tables and chairs, 140 with chairs only
  • Banquet chairs are standard size and a standard chair cover will fit
  • Complete kitchen perfect for a caterer or on-site food preparation
  • Available for non-wedding functions such as birthdays, baby showers, graduations, etc.

Bride’s Room

The Bride’s room is available for wedding events and is equipped with additional lighting, mirrors, and comfortable stylish seating for the bridal party.

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Board Room
  • Private board room with natural lighting
  • Board style table accommodates 12 with extra seating available.
  • Additional lounge seating
  • Wi-Fi included with rental
  • Available for non-wedding functions such as birthdays, baby showers, graduations, etc.

Bridal Package

A 12 hour bridal package rental is available for purchase starting at $1,500 + tax* and includes the use of the following:

  • Auditorium (for the wedding rehearsal and the wedding)
  • Bridal suite
  • Reception room
  • Kitchen

Additionally, The Riverside House can accommodate a five hour wedding only rental at $800 + tax* or a six hour reception only rental is available for $1,200 + tax*.

To view the rental pricing guide, please click here.

*Pricing variable depending on day of rental.


Contact Information

The use of the Riverside House by the community is an extension of the Junior League of Jacksonville’s efforts to be involved in all aspects of Jacksonville’s broad scope of activities and needs. By opening the Riverside House to the community, and offering a special non-profit rental rate, the Junior League has provided Jacksonville with a much needed service.

Proceeds from the rental of the Riverside House are put back into its upkeep and maintenance in addition to helping support many of the League’s community projects. Choose to hold your event at the Riverside House and support one of Jacksonville’s oldest nonprofits whose purpose is exclusively educational and charitable

To see more images of the Riverside House, please click here.

Special thanks to the following preferred vendors for putting together a spectacular styled shoot for us:
Photography: Mahal Imagery @mahal_imagery
Event Rental and Wedding Planning Company: Southern Charm Rentals @southerncharmevents
Event Planner: Y.S.E.- Your Signature Events @yoursignatureeventsus
Floral Design: Seromeim @seiromemdesign
                           Malia Floral Design @maliafloraldesign
String Ensemble: Adagio Weddings @adagio_weddings
Ceremony Arch Decor: Adagio Weddings @adagioweddingsarches 
Bar Service: Unbridled Bar @the_unbridled_bar
Cake Design: Kakes by Katie @kakesbykatie
Wedding Dresses & Bridal Accessories: The White Magnolia @whitemagnoliabridal
Makeup Artists: Porcelain Bride @theporcelainbride
Hair Stylists: Hair by Haley @_hairbyhaley
                         UpDos For I Dos @updosforidos
Models: April Dianne @_styled_by_april_

Mary Schubert