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RP Funding Center

701 W Lime St, Lakeland, FL 33815-4534
+1 863-834-8100
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Great show

My hubby and I attended the Mannheim Steamroller concert tonight. It was wonderful! The... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2016
Karen T
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Summerfield, Florida
via mobile
Good venue

About 10 years ago when I was doing competitive cheerleading, we had a competition at The Lakeland... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2016
knfowler
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Tampa, Florida
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A beautiful facility offering a full variety of sporting events, concerts, shows and a Broadway and Entertainment series. Hours vary according to activity. RP Funding Center is Central Florida’s premier entertainment, sports and convention complex with over 100,000 square feet of flexible space. RP Funding Center is the only multipurpose facility in the sate of Florida with four distinct venues under one roof. These venues include the 10,000 seat George Jenkins Arena, the 2,300 seat Youkey Theatre, 28,000 square feet Exhibit Hall, and the 34,000 square feet Conference Center.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“nice venue” (11 reviews)
“nice space” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
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701 W Lime St, Lakeland, FL 33815-4534
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+1 863-834-8100
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"nice venue"
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"dance competition"
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"nice space"
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"ice shows"
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"concert venue"
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"great acoustics"
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"hyatt hotel"
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"mannheim steamroller"
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"several events"
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"plenty of parking"
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"clean restrooms"
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"polk county"
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"arena"
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Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

My hubby and I attended the Mannheim Steamroller concert tonight. It was wonderful! The auditorium had great acoustics, the seats were comfortable and every seat had a great view. The video graphics were awesome! This center also houses a gymnasium for sporting events. There is...More

Thank Karen T
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

About 10 years ago when I was doing competitive cheerleading, we had a competition at The Lakeland Center. When I returned earlier this year with my parents to see The Tenderloins (Impractical Jokers), the show was in a theater separate from the larger "conference"-type space...More

Thank knfowler
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Venues need updating many chairs worn and out of shape check the cobwebs hanging from corners of the ceiling bring your fur coat as this place is frigid even for the most heartiest of people

Thank cruisingbk
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

Been here many times for several different events, concerts, seen Larry the cable guy, and several concerts of the country legends.. always reasonably priced and great seating even when not close to stage

Thank goodheartgrl4
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This events venue is centrally located in Lakeland and offers easy access plenty of parking comfortable seating and all seats have a good view of the stage. Venue is perfect for all types of events parties ceremonies etc. it's also next to a Hyatt hotel...More

Thank Don L
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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

the center was open for skating my grand daughter love this and it was a great way to pass a really hot day, skates furnished .

Thank Charline E
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

facility is clean and nice, only issue is parking, pay $8.00 and still have to walk a ways,. some days it's easier and closer to park downtown.

1  Thank Patrick T
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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

I have been to the Lakeland Center on several occasions. The center is easy to get around and marked well. The down side is the high fee for parking and there is no easy off site parking option.

1  Thank sjrev
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

Great venue...I like that that stage is out and not as recessed as some theatres. Plenty of seating gives great stage views...I was surprised at how well I could see from the second section back and off to the side. It is easy to get...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Nice facility with lots of parking. Centrally located and relatively easy to get to. A standout location for a variety of events

Thank Gary B
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Celeste B
2 November 2017|
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Response from rtgepd1 | Reviewed this property |
Once again as it didn’t post or save my previous reply but I really don’t know the answer to this except that it must be near the rear of each area involved as there are multiple ones?
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20 July 2016|
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Response from Susan1202 | Reviewed this property |
Ice Skating, LaPetit Fancy Flea (vintage marketplace), and Boat Show coming up in July. Starting August is Classic Albums Live for Bruce Springfield, The Who, Led Zeppelin
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