Rental Information

The Wayne G. Sanborn Activity Center is one of DeLand’s finest rental venues and activity facilities, located at 815 South Alabama Avenue. The state of the art Sanborn center is located on the South end of the beautifully renovated Earl Brown Park. This location provides the ideal setting for business meetings, weddings, receptions, banquets, parties and retreats.

The Sanborn Center includes banquet facilities and meeting rooms, a stage, audio/video, and a large catering kitchen available to any of our preferred caterers. Guided tours of the building may be arranged.

The Sanborn Activity Center rental options include the Grand Ballroom, which is divisible into Ballrooms A & B. Our meetings rooms can be divided into one, two or three spaces with up to a 50 person capacity per space. Our pre-function reception area boasts a beautiful 22 foot Atrium. Rentals are available on a daily, hourly or block basis.

  1. Facility Specifications
  2. Floor Plan

Facility Specifications

Room Square Footage Banquet seating Theatre seating
Grand Ballroom 5640 350 750
Ballroom A 2760 200 450
Ballroom B 2880 150 300
Stage 540 - -
Meeting Room 1 576 30 50
Meeting Room 2 576 30 50
Meeting Room 3 576 30 50
Atrium 1566 - -
  1. Hourly rate
  2. Weekend Block Rates
  3. Weekday Block Rates

Rooms may be rented on an hourly basis weekdays, with a two-hour minimum rental period. 

Reservations for hourly on Friday evenings, Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays cannot be reserved more than 60 days in advance; only block rates can be booked at this time.  

All prices include sales tax.

Grand Ballroom$250$275$275$275
Ballroom A$150$175$175$175
Ballroom B$125$150$150$150
1 Individual
Meeting Room
2 Meeting Rooms$80$100$100$100
3 Meeting Rooms$100$130$130$130

Catering, Food and beverages


All catering services must be provided by one of the following Select Caterers. The Select Caterers have been chosen to provide a wide variety of menus and services and to accommodate diverse tastes, budgets, and occasions. Please contact one of them to help plan your event.

No other catering services are permitted.

Approved caterersPhone NumberWebsite
4 Rivers Smokehouse321-972-1886
Brian's BBQ386-736-8851
John Michael Weddings and Special Events407-894-6671
Magic Occasions Catering407-927-4515
Puff 'N Stuff Catering407-629-7833
River City Catering407-324-4343
Venue 142386-366-3766
The Table386-873-7929