The Sommer Building, circa 1920, was the first three story building in downtown. This historic 2nd floor venue is located in the heart of Historic Downtown Lakeland and has been lovingly restored. Comfortable maximum capacity for a sit down dinner hovers around 175, with conference seating capped at 275. This venue hosts weddings, anniversary parties, corporate events, charity fundraisers, birthday parties and more. The bridal / host’s suite, state of the art finishing kitchen, on-site ice maker and central location between Tampa and Orlando make this the perfect venue for your next event.