Make your special event or meeting historic, memorable & affordable

To inquire about available dates, schedule a tour, or for a mansion rental kit, call 775-826-6100, ext. 3#, jacqueline@artsforallnevada.org.

Or submit the inquiry form at the bottom of the page.  Hours/rates are flexible according to your needs.  Please contact us by phone/e-mail if you have not heard back from us within two business days.

The Lake Mansion, located in Reno’s popular Riverwalk and Arts Districts, is listed on the State and National Registers of Historic Places and is “Reno’s First Address”.  Steps from the scenic Truckee River, popular restaurants, galleries and more, the Lake Mansion offers a year-round unique and affordable venue with a private parking lot for your use and accessible street parking.  You are able to self-cater providing your own food/beverage or hire a caterer.  Your rental includes the use of our 15 space parking lot, a selection of rectangle and round tables, 60 white and 40 patterned padded chairs, a public announcement system, a screen and projector.  The Lake Mansion site is fully accessible for wheelchair/walker use.

There are three unique areas available to rent for your meeting or event (bridal or baby showers, anniversary and birthday parties, memorial service, wedding dinner – ceremony – reception, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, and more).

The Lake Mansion’s historic main floor includes formal front and back parlors, a dining room, an art gallery (originally a master bedroom and library), a restroom and kitchen.  The kitchen features a large refrigerator, preparation counters, heating trays, convection oven and a dishwasher. The Mansion features a beautiful wraparound porch and antique furnishings.  Depending on the time of year and event, the mansion and porches can accommodate up to 100 people. Picturesque Victorian porches wrap this floor of the mansion.  Take a virtual tour!

Garden Pavilion:
Use of the enclosed open and modern temperature controlled Garden Pavilion and Courtyard area can accommodate up to 60 people/more utilizing the adjacent courtyard that can be tented.  The pavilion features beautiful ceiling fans and surrounding glass doors with a refrigerator/freezer , wet bar and restroom.

The Arts Happens Here Studio is an open space in the lower level of the mansion and is used for meetings, art birthday parties, additional event space and a prep area.

For weekly/monthly events or meetings and multi-day rentals, please inquire at 775-826-6100, ext. 3#, jacqueline@artsforallnevada.org.

Your Special Wedding at a Special Place

Chairs are set up in semi circles around the fireplace in the parlor, ready for any wedding ceremony.

Have your wedding ceremony, or other events, under the elegantly ornate architecture of the Lake Mansion.

The main floor of the Lake Mansion offers a wedding venue for an intimate sit-down ceremony for up to 50 people and a reception area for up to 120 in the Lake Mansion and/or adjacent Garden Pavilion and Courtyard.  The Mansion’s main floor includes 5 event rooms for your ceremony, the bride’s ready room and a mingling area.  This historic setting is perfect for photos and steps from the beautiful Truckee River and blocks from area churches, hotels and Reno’s famous “Biggest Little City” arch.  Number of hours and rates are flexible, please inquire.


Rental Inquiry

  • Art Birthday Parties for Kids are allotted 2.5 hours. Private Group Events (Paint&Sips, Paint Your Pet, etc) are allotted 3 hours. Time frames flexible, please inquire.
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