Offering something unique from other venues, The Naples Art Association offers a creative twist on event and meeting space. The Naples Art Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, so each rental also supports the arts!
Located one block south of historic Fifth Ave South, the building overlooks beautiful Cambier Park and is located in the heart of our vibrant downtown community just steps from great shopping, restaurants and hotels. From social club gatherings, board or business meetings, receptions, reunions, corporate meetings, special celebrations or weddings, we have a unique and sophisticated space that will meet all your needs.
For more questions, or to set up a tour of our space, please contact our Events Manager, Mary Visgilio, at 239-262-6517 x115 or by email at
A signed contract, along with a 50% deposit is required to reserve a specific rental date. The rental balance is due thirty (30) days before your event date.
Our main gallery, the Watson Gallery, has art exhibitions that change regularly. This one-of-a-kind venue has various configurations and accommodates:
up to 130 guests for formal dining
up to 160 guests for theater seating
up to 300 for a reception
Rental of the Watson Gallery includes use of the lobby and Young Plaza which is our back deck that overlooks Cambier Park. You can hold stunning events under the stars on the back patio for up to 160 for a formal dinner or a standing reception.
For smaller gatherings, business meetings or breakout sessions, choose from six studios or our library that can comfortably seat up to 25 guests per room. We can set up each space to your specifications. We offer a special rate for non-profit organizations and work with groups who want to set up a long term contract for a place to meet regularly.
A list of recommended vendors for décor, linens, flowers and entertainment are available upon request.