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RP Funding Center

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Mickey Gilley RULES !

Gilley show was marvelous. The man is 83 years old and still has all his faculties. Due to several... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2019
Lakeland, Florida
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The location was accommodating of demands. Air conditioning was cool enough for numbers of... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2019
Flagler Beach, 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...more
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701 W Lime St, Lakeland, FL 33815-4534
+1 863-834-8100
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Reviewed May 10, 2019

The facilities at the old Lakeland Civic Center are adequate and in good condition, though the architecture is nothing special. Parking is generally OK.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Keith H
Reviewed April 18, 2019

Our family had the best time attending a Florida Tropics indoor soccer league game at the RP Funding Center! The facility is clean and a offered variety of food options. The game was high energy and fun as they played music and got the crowd...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

Had a wonderful time visiting here with family. We enjoyed our tour of this amazing building. All the staff that we met were very kind and courteous. Would recommend visiting this facility.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank karenjn80
Reviewed April 2, 2019

A terrific venue. We go for the Imperial Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Events, Mayor's Prayer Breakfast and other civic events. On top of that, it so large that Professional basketball Games are going on at the same time of the ISO and other events, and there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed March 29, 2019

Just come to visit this interisting place here in Lakeland, you will be glad you did. Also you can share with others your experience. i was very happy to come here.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gorlando7
Reviewed March 29, 2019

Gilley show was marvelous. The man is 83 years old and still has all his faculties. Due to several frightening injuries ( fall, plane crash, car crash ) he has a hard time walking, doesn't play the piano any more but sits and tells his...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 16, 2019

The location was accommodating of demands. Air conditioning was cool enough for numbers of attendees. Parking and signage were excellent. Negative would be food vendor selection and quality.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sunshineflorida_11
Reviewed March 4, 2019

My daughter had a dance competition - place is huge but very well kept. You have to pay for parking $10 to stay in and $15 to come and go as you please.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank blackbeauty1
Reviewed March 4, 2019

Many different shows there, school graduations and tropics in door soccer game and Orlando magic team. Just look on line and check out the calendar and find what interest you. They have a small food area.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jeanmarie E
Reviewed February 27, 2019

The venue was easy to find. Parking cost $10.00. We were able to find a spot up close to parking. Access to venue was very easy to navigate. There were people who had mobility challanges and the venue was very accommodating.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Emil M
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February 28, 2018|
Response from Pokey N |
No, not a parking garage--outside parking. Not sure if we had to pay or not. Sorry.
Celeste B
November 2, 2017|
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?
July 19, 2016|
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