The Lagoon House is open to the public by appointment only.
Call us at 321-725-7775 to request an appointment.

Event Hosting


Are you looking for a unique venue for your next event?

The Ted Moorhead Lagoon House is one of the area’s best-kept secrets for company picnics, corporate retreats, weddings, and other special gatherings, with an amazing array of caterers to choose from.

The Lagoon House’s lush and distinct natural surroundings offer unparalleled charm and beauty that create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests, with the beautiful Indian River Lagoon as your backdrop.

  • Celebrations
  • Corporate Meetings and Retreats
  • Fundraisers
  • Holiday Parties
  • Weddings

Celebrations, Fundraising, & Holiday Parties

The Lagoon House appeals with a stunning Lagoon vista, sure to charm your guests into a fun, festive, and generous mood. We have space for parties of all sizes, with an amazing selection of caterers to suit any palate.

Venue Details

The Ted Moorhead Lagoon House is a 3,000-square-foot indoor space, complemented by an abundance of outdoor space. The Lagoon House features air conditioning, A/V capabilities, Wi-Fi, a podium, tables, chairs, private restrooms and a kitchen. The centerpiece of this exquisite venue is overlooking our cherished Indian River Lagoon. A professional, experienced events team will be on hand to ensure your day is as seamless and stress-free as possible.

Contact us about your special event!

Hosting events at the Lagoon House makes a difference! Meetings and events held at the Lagoon House help support our advocacy, education, and conservation programs. The more community involvement we have, the louder our voice is! Together we can bring the Indian River Lagoon back to health!

ADDRESS: 3275 Dixie Hwy. NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905
PHONE: (321) 725-7775
CAPACITY: Indoor Events: 250
Formal Dining: 112–136
Outdoor Events: 1,000+

This facility is located south of the Melbourne Causeway at U.S. Highway 1 and Elizabeth Ct NE at Riverview Dr., with a beautiful view of the Indian River Lagoon. Be sure to book your event well in advance! Many clubs, government agencies, and organizations meet during the week.

Services (Included with rental)

  1. The Lagoon House is an indoor/outdoor facility with an abundance of outdoor space and parking.
  2. Set up and tear down of tables and chairs
  3. Air conditioning and heat
  4. Restroom facilities
  5. Kitchen facility (includes refrigerator, counter space, microwave, and ice coolers.)
  6. Building hours: 9 a.m. to 1:30 a.m.


For availability, pricing, and details call 321-725-7775. *Note: Pricing is seasonal and subject to change without notice.

Lagoon House Rules and Info


Every public area of the MRC is accessible by wheelchair, ECV, and stroller. Please note that mulch substrate may be used for outdoor functions and attractions.

Lagoon House Rules

The following items and activities are prohibited in the Lagoon House:

  • Smoking/vaping
  • Outside food and alcoholic beverages without express written approval
  • Coolers
  • Selfie sticks
  • Weapons
  • Bicycles, skateboards, and other wheeled recreational devices
  • Pets (other than service animals). Please do not leave your pet in your vehicle.
  • Harassing aquatic marine life and/or feeding them unauthorized food
  • Going barefoot or shirtless

If you wish to capture photos, videos, or interviews for commercial purposes, please obtain consent from the MRC Marketing Department prior to collecting media.

By entering the premises, you consent to being photographed and filmed for promotional purposes.

Personal property left at the Lagoon House will be kept in lost and found for 48 hours and then discarded. The MRC accepts no responsibility for lost or stolen items.

No loitering or soliciting is allowed on Lagoon House property, including the parking areas, without prior MRC approval.

Food and Drink

Outside food and beverages are not permitted in the Lagoon House without express written permission.

Credit Cards

We accept Paypal, MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and American Express.

For more information on Weddings, Celebrations, Fundraising Affairs, and Holiday Parties at the Ted Moorhead Lagoon House, please fill out the form below with all of your event details. You can also call us at 321-725-7775 or email

Lagoon House Event Hosting

Please fill out and submit the form below to secure the Lagoon House for your next event!