The Event Factory
Entertain Like Royalty.....Affordable Banquets & Parties!
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graduation  parties

affordable banquet venue for hosting magical parties!


scroll down for complete package details, 3D Facility Tour Link & pricing designed for every budget! Parties Hosted by Multiple Families are Available.

Call or TEXT us at 813-806-0026!




Unforgettable Graduation Parties - Choose from 5 different Event Spaces!

New Platinum Ballroom Seating Up To 200 - Now OPEN!

Come and tour The Event Factory's New Platinum Ballroom & Platinum Terrace. This ballroom features contemporary White and Silver Decor, allowing you to bring to life any color scheme! This room also features Silver Chiavari chairs, Crystal Candle Operas, Crystal Chandeliers in several unique styles, White Icon Relief Ceiling Tiles, a brand new Pearl colored Cinderella Carriage and Special Effects! Event Packages are available in Four levels featuring Food, Facility & DJ. Photography and Video Services are also available. The Event Factory offers a easy Payment Portal allowing multiple families to pay for their share of the party Online! We invite you to schedule your tour today to view this exciting addition to The Event Factory!

New Sparkle Fountain Special Effects!

Surprise and Dazzle your guests with amazing Sparkle Fountains! These special effects can be offered in The Castle Ballroom, The Platinum Ballroom and The Swan Ballroom. The cost to add this system to your package is $499.00. The Sparkle Fountains are included in our Buckingham, Biltmore and Windsor Packages. Our Disc Jockey must be included in the package in order to add the Sparkle Fountains. Ask our sales representatives for more details and availability.


Our Swan Ballroom Features Seating Up To 150

Our Castle Ballroom Features Seating Up To 500, A Cinderella Carriage & Hummer


New 3D Facility Tour

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graduation party packages

Magical Facility:

Every student dreams of that magical day when they have graduated from years of schooling.  The Event Factory offers complete and affordable packages for hosting your very special graduation day in an atmosphere fit for Royalty!  Your day starts out in the Courtyard or Enchanted Forest for cocktails and appetizers.  The reception begins with the grand opening of the ballroom, complete with fog and twinkling strobes.  Behind the majestic doors await our elegantly decorated ballrooms that are filled with special effects like club level lighting, video projection and sound systems.  Our expansive layouts allow you to entertain your guests in 9,000 to 18,000 square feet of space.  Combine these unique facilities with our complete packages that offer all the main services needed for your once in a lifetime event!  We also offer facility only rentals and can modify complete packages to fit your needs. We can set up the hosting duties between multiple families. This allows each family to invite and pay for a specific number of guests. Perfect for year end graduation parties that want to share the expense! Payments by each family can be tracked individually. Talk to our sales team for more details.


Up to: 50 Guests

Saturday Afternoons  1pm-4pm,  Forest & Secret Garden OR Castle Courtyard  $799.00  

Sunday Afternoons  1pm-4pm, Forest & Secret Garden OR Castle Courtyard  $799.00


Up to: 100 Guests

Saturday Afternoons  1pm-4pm  Forest & Secret Garden or Castle Courtyard $999.00

Sunday Afternoons  1pm-4pm, Friday or Sunday evenings from 6-9pm:  Forest & Secret Garden or Castle Courtyard $999.00

Additional Add-On Services: 

•Alcohol for Purchase Bar: choose from the following options:

$250.00 for Beer & Wine to be available at the bar and includes 50 Vouchers for free drinkls.

$350.00 for Beer, Wine and Mixed Drinks to be available at the bar and includes 50 Vouchers for free drinks. 

•  One Additional Hour with event starting at 12 noon or ending at 10 pm:  $249.00

•  Disc Jockey Services with sound system: $299.00 for 3 Hours & $399.00 for 4 Hours

•  Special photo & video package providing up to 3 hours of raw Video footage and ALL your digital photos down loadable from our website: $798.00. (Just Photography or Just Videography is $399.00 each.)

• Color Chair Bows: $1.00 each (Available in 30 Colors!)

• Upgrade to use of The Swan Ballroom OR Platinum Ballroom: Add $500.00 to the 100 person package price.


Quality Services for Complete Packages:

Food Services:

Our packages offer several levels of menus and feature all the popular food presentations. The food is provided by several carefully chosen Catering Companies that have serviced our facilities for many years. Each event is provided a taste testing to make sure you like the food items you have chosen for you event. The Caterer prepares your food to your specifications. They provide all the dinnerware for the reception. The Caterer will also pour your toast and cut the cake as part of the services provided within your package.

Beverage Service:

Included in our complete packages that offer food is an open non-alcoholic beverage bar. This bar comes with Coca-Cola Products, Gatorades, Coffee and Zephyrhills Water. We can provide a Alcohol for Purchase Bar Option if desired for parties with a crowd over 21.

Photography Services:

Event Factory photographers are in-house staff and have photographed thousands of events over the years using the latest in digital technology. They are well trained for both on and off-site work. They create the photo collections presented to the host and participate in the layout and creation of the photo albums. The deluxe photo albums that are included in many of our packages are printed, laminated and assembled right in our facility. Samples of the albums can be found on our website and are on display in our facilities.

Video Services:

Event Factory Video is also recorded by in-house staff. We use two (2) video cameras on most events to provide many hours of raw footage. In fact, an average five to six hour event will receive 6-8 hours of raw footage on a Flash Drive. Events are filmed from various angles and we have created special crows nests within our facility for capturing the best shots during your event. Our deluxe packages include an Edited Video which is also presented on a Flash Drive and comes complete with special effect transitions and titling.

Disc Jockey Services:

Disc Jockeys are a natural part of our packages as they help you construct the custom audio details of your party. Our DJ’s operate the built in sound, club level lighting and video projection systems that make The Event Factory a state of the art party facility. They will play your music selections and make the announcements throughout the event. From the ceremony to the reception, our DJ’s are there to keep your event flowing and fun! Our ballrooms are full of DMX club level lighting, dual video screens and powerful speakers.

Complete Packages:

The Event Factory offers many packages that include our Magical Facility, the Food, Soft Beverages, Photography, Video and Disc Jockey.  These packages are priced at several levels to meet most budgets.  The following listing is a brief overview of each package price level and has a link to the details of the complete package.  All packages include the use of dressing rooms.  Remember that we offer multiple ways to purchase you package, including a payment plan.

Royal Dance Parties: 

This package is designed for budget minded events. It creates a "dance party" atmosphere for hosting your Graduation Party from 7pm till 10pm on a Friday night. The base package includes tables and chairs for seating up to 150 guests, a Disc Jockey to play all your favorite tunes and the use of the Swan Ballroom. It also includes soft beverages served in cups with ice, as well as coffee. Just bring in your cake and your guests and let the party begin! Additional time and services can be added to the base package. This package is not designed to serve food without adding more time to the event. This package is also available in the Platinum Ballroom and Castle Ballroom for larger groups.

Royal Dance Party Priced from $2999.00 - Click Here For Package Details


Family Only Packages: 

This package is designed for small gatherings with up to 30 guests included in the base package. Additional guests can be added at a cost of $40.00 each. It includes a one entree buffet menu, two sides, a salad, soft beverages, photography and a disc jockey. It comes with white table linen, Chiavari Chairs, centerpieces and the linen napkin color of your choice. This package is for 4 hours and additional guests can be added. It takes place in the Courtyard or Enchanted Forest. 

Packages Priced from $3999.00 - Click Here For Package Details


Leeds-Lite, Chateau-Lite & Sherwood-Lite Packages: 

This economy package provides food and Disc Jockey services in The Swan Ballroom.  It includes the ceremony area and the ballroom for 4 hours.  The buffet offers a one entrée menu with two sides, two appetizers and a salad, plus soft beverages. The Disc Jockey is included to play your music selections and operate our sound, lighting and video projection systems.  This package also includes white table linen and chair covers, centerpieces and china dinnerware.  These packages are offered in 50 - 200 person sizes.  Additional guests can be added to this package at $40.00 per guest.

Packages Priced from $4999.00 - Click Here For Package Details


Leeds, Chateau & Sherwood Packages:   

These packages provide the basic services in the designated areas of the location chosen.  They include the ceremony area and the ballroom for 5 hours.  The buffet offers a one entrée menu with two sides, two appetizers and a salad, plus soft beverages, photography and a disc jockey.  They also include white table linen, Chiavari Chairs, centerpieces and china dinnerware.  These packages are offered in 50 - 200 person sizes depending on the ballroom location chosen.  Additional guests can be added to these packages at $40.00 per guest.

Packages Priced from $5999.00 - Click Here For Package Details


Facility-Only Packages: 

The Event Factory offers facility only packages that include the standard decorations found within the location chosen.  These packages also include the Chiavari Chairs and tables.  The packages that use the ballrooms are for 5-6 hours include white table linens and chair covers.

Facility Only Rentals Priced from $3499.00 - Click Here For Package Details 


Payment Options & Discounts:

The Event Factory offers several ways to pay for an event. 

  1. Payment Plan; put $500.00 down to secure your date and the balance is due in weekly or monthly payments up until 30 days prior to the event date.
  2. 50/50 Plan; put 50% of your package price down upon booking and the balance is due 30 days prior to the event date. Discounts are offered for this option.
  3. Pay In Full Plan; pay the package price in full when booking to receive your biggest discount!

We offer various discounts that are based on the payment plan chosen and the day of the week the event is booked for.  Saturday nights have a smaller discount and a minimum rental fee.

Special Discounts up to 20% Off Package Pricing - Click Here!

Discount Chart for Economy Packages


Discount Chart for Complete Packages on Saturday Nights

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Discount Chart for Complete Packages on Non-Saturday Nights

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Tours & Office Hours:

Our facility is opened Wednesday through Saturday from Noon till 6pm for tours. 

You can just stop in on Wednesdays - Fridays, but we do suggest appointments on Saturdays.

Please call us at 813-806-0026 to schedule an appointment or if you have any questions about our packages and date availability.


Call: 813-806-0026

Office & Tour Hours:

Wednesday through Saturday 12 noon - 6pm