Duke Energy Center for the Arts - Mahaffey Theater

St. Petersburg's bayside jewel is the site of celebrity entertainment, special exhibits, performances and shows. Located in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg, the 2,031-seat theater boasts spectacular waterfront views and is located only minutes away from white sandy beaches and world-renowned museums. Home to the Florida Orchestra, The Mahaffey Theater hosts top-quality national and international artists and performances. From Broadway to ballet, R&B to rock n' roll, The Mahaffey Theater has something for everyone. The 501 (c)3 nonprofit organization Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts is dedicated to the success and future of The Mahaffey Theater and supports the highly successful Class Acts program. This program enables school children to experience the performing arts though in-theater performances as well as in-school outreach and extension program.



Covered Parking/Garage, First Aid Station, Food/Beverage Service, Parking, Restrooms, Wet Bar

Contact Information

Group Sales Email: cdoughtie@themahaffey.com, Group Sales Phone Number: (727) 892-5716

Disabled Traveler Information

ADA Compliant, Disability Accessible, Handicapped Parking, Ramps, Wheelchair Seating, Wheelchair-accessible Transportation, Wheelchair-friendly


Group Discount

Guest Information

Children Allowed, Family Friendly, LGBT Friendly, Parental Permission Needed


Bayfront, Downtown, Expressway/Interstate, Restaurant Nearby, Shopping Nearby, Waterfront

Meeting Space Information

Dressing/Green rooms, Electricity Available, Indoor Event Venues, Outdoor Event Venues, Permanent Stage, Permanent Walls, Total Number of Meeting Rooms: one