Welcome to The Skills Center Facility!

Our state-of-the-art facility offers a wide range of versatile spaces, including a 20,000 sq. ft. gymnasium, a multisport event space, and various rooms equipped for workshops and meetings. With cutting-edge amenities, customizable layouts, and exceptional accommodations, The Skills Center Facility is perfect for sports events, corporate functions, professional gatherings, and more. Experience the ideal blend of functionality and comfort at our top-tier venue.

Want to take a tour or book our venue? Scroll down the complete our facilities inquiry form. 

  • MultiSport Event Space (Seated Dinner) – 400 People
  • MultiSport Event Space (Theatre Style) – 500 People
  • Gymnasium – 3 Full Basketball/Volleyball Courts – or – 9 Pickle Ball Courts
  • Training Room – (Classroom Style) 20 People 
  • Multipurpose Room – (Classroom Style) 50 People 
  • Health Hub – 60 People 
  • Covered Plaza – (Reception Style) – 75 People 
*NOTE: The Health Hub & the Covered Plaza spaces are typically rented together. 

Location

Monday-Thursday

Friday-Sunday

Gymnasium (per court)

$125/hr

$175/hr

Multisport / Event Space

$350/hr

$400/hr

Multipurpose Room

$250/hr

$300/hr

Academic Café

$150/hr

$200/hr

Health Hub

$250/hr

$300/hr

Plaza (Covered Outdoor Space)

$150/hr

$200/hr

Training Room

$50/hr

$100/hr

Included in Rate

  • Water Dispensers
    WiFi
  • On-Site Parking (125 spaces) 
  • *Additional parking options available.
  • Black Folding Chairs – $2 per chair (500 qty available)
  • Stage – 16’ x 24’ x 2’ w/ 2 stairs – $1200
  • Podium & Microphone – $250
  • Screens & Projectors – $300/ea. (2 available)
  • Round Tables of 10 – – (48qty)
  • Dedicated WiFi High Speed Internet Network – $150

 

Tampa Police Department Officers are required for any events that serve alcohol and/or expects 150+ people.

 

A 50% non-refundable deposit must be made upon signature of Event Contract to confirm your date and space requirements.

Remaining balance must be paid seven calendar days prior to the event.

*All events must use preferred caterer or bartender service listed below.

LivyO’s
813 494 0820 I Saleema Board I http://www.livyos.com

Gaston’s Culinary Services
813-280-2257 I Danyell Merideth I  danyell@gastonsculinaryservices.com https://www.gastonsculinaryservices.com/

Konan’s BBQ
Michael Trigg, Owner
813-870-0404 https://www.konansbbqtampa.com/

Danny’s Coffee and Friends
813-290-7500

6800 N. Dale Mabry Hwy, Ste 188 Tampa, FL. 33614
Latin appetizers, sandwiches, salads

I Got the Juice!
941-704-4096 I Janine Ward
 igotthejuice11@gmail.com https://igotthejuice11.com/

*Juices, smoothies and fruit

The Fit Kitchen

*Suggested for groups of 100 or less
727-215-5005 I Chef Ray I  thefitkitchen1@gmail.com

EVE CATERING, LLC
(813) 922-2917 I Eric Holland, Executive Chef I evecatering@hotmail.com

Olympia Catering Events

813-251-8225 I Dareen Diaz I www.olympiacatering.com

Catering By The Family

813-875-2000 ext 302. I. Steve Gonzalez. I steve@cateringbythefamily.com 

www.cateringbythefamily.com

 

*All food trucks must provide COI listing The Skills Center Inc. on the insurance rider.

 

Aussie Grill – Outback

(813) 487-9952 I aussiegrill4545brandon@aussiegrill.com I Samantha Pless

 

Mr. B’s Southern Kitchen

8134462021 I hornecece@yahoo.com I Cece Horne

 

Asian Variety

2392436408 I asianvariety1@gmail.com I Marion Orr

 

7th and Grove

8134959892 I lounge@7thandgrove.com I Tatiana Brown

 

Wingking Miami Style

7865877522 I Travis.trody@yahoo.com I Chef Travis

 

AJ’s Snowballs

8139280251 I ajssnowballs@gmail.com I Henry Miller

 

Westchase BBQ LLC

813-638-2522 I westchasebbq@gmail.com I Andre Robinson

 

Divinos Tacos

3176560262 I divinostacosFL@gmail.com I Pastor Perez

Event Planning, Signage/ Backdrop Design & Printing, Promotions & Day Of Event Management

Dash Coordinating and Marketing LLC

813-523-9301  I Jeanette Hordge-Smith I  jeanette@dashmarketingllc.com

www.dashmarketingllc.com

Extravaganza Productions

Paul Thomasson I  pthomasson@extravaganzaproductions.com

AV / Stage/ Audio/ Lighting/ Pipe & Drape

Extravaganza Productions

Paul Thomasson I  pthomasson@extravaganzaproductions.com

 

Photography & Videography

Dash Coordinating and Marketing LLC

813-523-9301  I Jeanette Hordge-Smith I  jeanette@dashmarketingllc.com

www.dashmarketingllc.com

Kerrick Williams Videography & Photography

kerrick@kerrickwilliams.com I https://kerrickwilliams.com/

Tent, Table, Linen & Chair Rental

US Tent Rentals

O: 941 – 727 – 3311 / C: 727-320-4427I Tina Smyth

Tina@ustentrental.com I  www.ustentrental.com

Portable Restroom Trailers

Eagle Waste

813-402-2401 I Marisol Makoni I marisol@eaglewastellc.com

 

Event Decor 

Extravaganza Productions 

Paul Thomasson I  pthomasson@extravaganzaproductions.com

*Custom Event Decor

 

Photography & Videography

Dash Coordinating and Marketing LLC

813-523-9301  I Jeanette Hordge-Smith I  jeanette@dashmarketingllc.com

www.dashmarketingllc.com

Kerrick Williams Videography & Photography

kerrick@kerrickwilliams.com I https://kerrickwilliams.com/

Tent, Table, Linen & Chair Rental

US Tent Rentals

O: 941 – 727 – 3311 / C: 727-320-4427I Tina Smyth

Tina@ustentrental.com I  www.ustentrental.com

Portable Restroom Trailers

Eagle Waste

813-402-2401 I Marisol Makoni I marisol@eaglewastellc.com

Click on the image above to enlarge the map and learn about our various event spaces!

Want to request a tour or book your event today? Complete the form below...

TSC Rent Our Venue
Name
Name
First
Last
Mailing Address
Mailing Address
City
State/Province
Zip/Postal
Please check all that apply to your interest.
Event Start Time
Event End Time

I am at least eighteen (18) years of age (21 years of age if alcohol is approved) and understand as a representative of said event/organization that I take full responsibility for every participant of said function. I have read and agree to follow the rental rules I have been given for my event and all applicable laws, rules and ordinances, of local, state and federal agencies. I hereby waive any and all claims against The Skills Center Inc. and its employees and contractors arising out of any personal injury and/or property damage that is incurred during said function.