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Tampa's Premiere Event & Ballroom

Check out the best place in the Tampa area to host your next event! We have plenty of amenities to make your next event amazing.

All the space you need for the perfect event

Enjoy over 2500 SQ of event rental space that will give your guest the best experience

Why The Essence Event & Ballroom should be
your First Choice in Hosting Your Event

Birthday Celebrations

Give your guests the time of their life at your next Birthday Celebration!


Let your Big Day be one that you will remember for a life time.

Baby Showers

Relax on the throne of our King and Queen staged chairs at your next baby shower

Sports Parties

Planning a big fight night party? Want a nice location for a football party. Our Ballroom is perfect place to host your event.

Repass Celebrations

Celebrate the passing of loved ones with enough guests to allow everyone to share the experience.

Pop up Shop

Host an indoor pop up shop to the community and increase awareness of your brand.

Graduation Event

Host a Graduation Event for your school or daycare with all the amenities to make it an enjoyable experience

Fundraising Event

Raise capital for many different occasions! We have proper seating and a stage for you to present your cause!

Private Events

Treat your personal event with class and elegance in our Ballroom.

Graduation Party

Have your Graduation party with style and enough room to fit multiple families

Reception Party

Reintroduce yourself to your new family as a married couple and enjoy your night of celebration

Retirement Party

Say farewell to employment and say hello to Retirement with friends and family at our Ballroom


Have a specific topic you plan to gather some people together and discuss? Contact Us for our Special Rates


Serve your elaborate banquet meal to friends and family with the most elegant Event Center in Tampa


Host any class you can imagine with enough room to host a large class room

Divorce Parties

Starting a new part of your life? Then party the night away with some of your closes trusted friends and family

Book Your Next Event with The Essence Ballroom and Receive a Big Discount

More Features Included in our Ballroom
To Make your Event Memorable

Projector Rental

Rent our 3500 Lumens projector for a engaging bright entertaining night. You can host a football game or a gaming tournament. The possibilities are limitless.

Kids Bounce House

Have an amazing time for your kids birthday party with our kings castle kids bouncing house. We will come set it up so all you have to do is come with your guests and enjoy!


Indulge your senses with our fine range of flavors for sophisticated palates. We have an array of catering options to choose from seafood to barbeque.

Loads of custom decorations

We've worked hard to get as many decorations to fit any occasion. Check with our Event Planner to see what fits your style!

Event Security

We offer 24 hour event security just in case your party lasts into the night or if you choose to want that extra security for your event. Please see Event Planner for rates.

1000 Watt sound system

Get your party going right with our loud stereo system equipped with 2 subwoofers to engage your crowd.

Read About Our Guests Experience
Who Rented the Essence Ballroom

Contact Us For Any Information About
The Essence Event and Ballroom

We will get back to you quickly!

How quickly do you answer?

       We usually answer in a matter of hours to all new messages.  You can contact us to the left or at  1(813)373-5600

Can I bring my own equipment ?

Yes, we welcome guests  with their own equipment rather projectors or sound systems to bring whatever they like to make their event the perfect experience.

How many guests can come?

       We can accommodate up to 150 guests in our event center. We also have outdoor space with plenty parking.