About Events with Red Mesa Events
St. Pete’s Oldest Fire Station is the Newest Event Venue
Welcome to downtown St. Petersburg’s landmark venue for stunning events! Celebrate with style, enjoy service with a personal touch, and an eclectic catering menu cultivated by the best in town!
Featuring a complete cutting edge banquet kitchen, Red Mesa Events is situated above and operated by the top restaurant group in St. Pete, FL with the same skill & passion they brought to their first restaurant 37 years ago.
Red Mesa Events officially opened it’s doors in November 2017 after a full renovation of all 3 event spaces, adding modern technology while preserving the unique original features of the historic building.
De Santo Rooftop
Take in the city lights at the local’s best kept secret! The De Santo Rooftop Bar is our stunning third-story lounge overlooking the heart of downtown St. Pete. With a rich Brazilian Walnut deck, lounge seating, and 30 ft bar specializing in exclusive handcrafted cocktails. This chic space is the quintessential location for a sunset happy hour, outdoor ceremony or celebration for up to 175 of your closest friends! With private space ranging from a semi-private lounge area to a complete rooftop buyout, we are the ultimate spot for your next event.
La Florida Ballroom
St. Pete’s first fire station is now the cornerstone of Red Mesa Events. With original exposed brick, two brilliant chandeliers and herringbone wood floor, La Florida Ballroom is an exquisite, 1200-square-foot space that seats 100 in a formal dining setting or 150 for hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. The marbled bar and state-of-the-art AudioVisual and lighting system make this the perfect venue for meetings, receptions, banquets, soirees and more!
This trendy balcony bar and lounge overlooks the Cantina courtyard and bubbling fountain is Ideal for an afterwork social up to 75, an intimate feast style dinner for up to 25 or the perfect added element to any large event in La Florida Ballroom. Sip a cocktail and enjoy this cool, breezy space.