Leon County Division of Parks and Recreation

Leon County Parks' Rentals

16387 Blountstown Highway
Tallahassee, FL 32310

Rental fee's must be paid in full within 7 days to keep the reservation. For multiple reservations, please contact Parks and Rec, Community Center Coordinator at (850) 606-1470.

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The Fort Braden Community Center originally was constructed for use as a schoolhouse and opened for the first time in 1927. In 2004 the building was designated as a Florida Heritage Site. It is located on Highway 20 in the Western section of Leon County. The building and pavilion are available for rent and the fees vary depending on space and time requested. The main building boasts a complete kitchen and dining room. It can accommodate large groups and is popular for weddings, showers and reunions. Community activities are frequently booked in the main building. Individual rooms are also available for rent. The screened pavilion includes a number of grills and picnic tables. The pavilion is most often reserved for small gatherings and it is adjacent to playground equipment and a basketball court. We provide tables, (12 8ft & 23 6ft.) and chairs(100). There is a complete audio visual system/ DVD/VCR available for use without an addtional charge. Rental time includes set up and decorating time. After each event we require patrons to put the chairs and tables back where they were found. All trash must be bagged in placed in the dumpster. A staff member will be present to open and close the center on the date of your event. The time reserved includes decorating and clean up time. We cannot open early or close later that the reserved time. Thank you.

Any group reserving a meeting room must have an adult (18-yrs. or older), parent or legal guardian in the room at all times that the room is occupied. Alcohol and tobacco products are prohibited.  We are closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.

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Taxes of 7.5% are charged on rental fees.

Available for Reservation:
Item 1 Slot 2 Slot Capacity
$35.00 $25.00 84
Reservations May Include:
All Reservations Include
Deposit $50.00
Select the time slots desired
10AM-2PM 2PM-6PM 6PM-10PM
Additional fees are assessed for multiple time slots.

Select the Date desired
No reservations allowed within 14 days
Date Reserved
Partly Reserved

Currently Selected Date: 12/5/2019

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1907 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32301
Phone: (850) 606-1470
Fax: (850) 606-1471
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