About Us

Our State-of-the-art event venue provides the perfect location for weddings & rehearsal dinners, meetings, family reunions, baby showers, and more. If you can imagine an event, we can host it.

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Banquet Hall

  • $150 per hour
  • Elevated stage space
  • Built in projector with 11 ft drop screen
  • Twenty-four, 72′ round tables and 240 chairs included
  • Five, 6 ft rectangular tables
  • One 55′ Flat Screen TV
  • Two 42′ Flat Screen TV’s
  • Full Service kitchen
  • Outdoor Patio Space

Seats: 250 / Cocktail: 330

Shands Room 

  • $75 per hour
  • Twelve, 6 ft rectangular tables and 48 chairs included
  • Counter space with sink
  • Two 55′ Flat Screen TV’s
  • 2 White Boards

Seats: 48 

“We will be back”

Eloise Page Room

  • $50 per hour
  • Six, 6 ft rectangular tables and 24 chairs included
  • 42′ Flat Screen TV
  • Counter space with sink
  • White Board

Seats: 24

Dharma Room

  • $50 per hour
  • Six, 6 ft rectangular tables and 24 chairs included
  • 42′ Flat Screen TV
  • Counter space with sink
  • White Board

Seats: 24

Our Story

Where It All Began

At 5701, we can host any event for you or your organization. We offer limited reception coordination to help make your event run smoothly. Our Beautiful facility is equipped with comfortable, functional furniture that complements the soothing color palette selected for the facility.  Other amenities include: professionally landscaped building exteriors; Wi-Fi accessibility throughout the facility; a welcoming reception area and cozy library space complete with fireplace; a spacious multipurpose room that can function as a ballroom, auditorium, exercise space or subdivide into as many as three meeting rooms; a professional caterer’s kitchen; a fully equipped computer lab; a state-of-the-art monitored exercise room; six instructional classrooms; a recreational activity room equipped with table tennis and pool tables; and office space for center staff.         

Your special event needs to be the best experience possible, not a frustrating run-around.  We pride ourselves in providing the absolute best event /  venue service in all of North Central Florida.

Nick Hauzer

In the Spotlight

Making it Happen

We don’t create numbers like this unless we are doing something right.

Total Successful Events

Happy Guest

wedding toast


What We Offer


Creative Catering Options

A true commercial kitchen is much more than just the equipment or personnel found in it. A successful kitchen includes specific components organized in a particular pattern to optimize performance and efficiency.


Audio / Visual

Our state-of-the-art upgraded system is designed for clients to ensure a user-friendly and seamless experience for their special day.

Fast Bookings

Your special event needs to be the best experience possible, not a frustrating run-around. Thats why we dont stop until you are happy. 

Service with Love

Our team is experienced, caring & reliable. We understand how stressful planning an event can be so we work with you!

Multiple Spaces

With four spaces to choose from we are sure to have a perfect area for your event. 


What People are Saying

“A Great Experience”

We were in the facility for a weekend group rental. Excellent facilities, meeting rooms, audio system, and clean restrooms. Great experience.”

Ben & Victoria Naglieri

“We will be back”

Very nice place to hold your venue. My church Bartley Temple held our Christmas party there & we will be back again!

Michelle Warmick

“5701 is Perfect”

5701 is PERFECT! We had unforgettable memories from our event, and 5701 made it possible! If I had to plan another similar event in Gville, I would choose 5701venue for sure without hesitation!

Jeff Lee


STUNNING location for our wedding ceremony! The staff was very friendly and as helpful as could be. They went out of their way to make sure we were all comfortable and happy. The venue itself was spectacular and all of our guests kept complimenting what a beautiful location we chose.”

Mandi Chesser

5701 Venue

Rules & Regulations

  • Smoking is prohibited in the 5701 or the Senior Recreation Center and in the parking lot.
  • Clean up: Classrooms should be left in the same condition as they were prior to event. All clean up, including the removal and proper disposal of food, beverages and garbage is the responsibility of the sponsor and must be completed promptly at the end of the event.
  • Banners, posters and/or flyers may NOT be hung or attached to walls or event space. No banners may be hung on the exterior of 5701 or the Senior Recreation Center.
  • 5701 has a designated parking lot. Parking is available there without restrictions.
  • 5701 or ElderCare of Alachua County shall NOT provide copying, printing, faxing or computer use under any circumstances.
  • Any damages shall be reported immediately to a 5701 or Senior Recreation Center representative or a staff member of ElderCare of Alachua County
  • Please note that all rentals require event insurance.  This will be added to the total amount due at time of rental.
Available for Events
8:00am – 10:30pm
8:00am – 1:30am
11:00am – 10:30pm

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