When Out-of-the-Ordinary is Absolute Perfection: 6 Unique Portland Wedding Venues


Want to host your big day in a historic ballroom? Perhaps you’re leaning toward industrial chic…or maybe you’ve got your heart set on a gorgeous garden. If it’s an out-of-the-ordinary place you have in mind, Portland is home to some truly unique wedding venues. Here are just a few for your exploring pleasure…

The Atrium at Montgomery Park
  • Location: 201 NW Vaughn Suite 210, Portland OR
  • Style: Modern, sophisticated
  • Event Space Highlights: Clean lines, a black-and-white terrazzo tile floor with built-in stage, and a nine-story glass ceiling create an exciting urban event venue. An extra perk is the panoramic view of the city’s Forest Park.
  • Notable Amenity: Plenty of free parking on site!
  • Catering: Provided in-house by Food in Bloom Catering, a member of Portland’s Green Catering List. Menus incorporate local, organic and sustainable products whenever possible.

The Atrium at Montgomery Park

The Atrium at Montgomery Park

The Atrium at Montgomery Park



Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden
  • Location: 5801 SE 28th Avenue, Portland OR
  • Style: Mother Nature at her best
  • Fab Feature: The garden attracts countless waterfowl that nest and feed here, and during the summer there’s an abundance of color thanks to trees, shrubs, and perennials in bloom.
  • Event Space Highlights: This seven-acre garden is a photographer’s—and bride’s!—dream. Collectively, the Woodland Site and Meadow Site showcase an outstanding collection of rare species and hybrid rhododendrons, azaleas, and other plants and unusual trees; a spring-fed lake that surrounds much of the garden; three waterfalls and two picturesque bridges. 
  • Notable Amenity: Their website has sample maps of the garden that you can use with your invitations.
  • Catering: Select from preferred list or bring your own with approval.

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden



The Treasury Ballroom by Vibrant Table
  • Location: 326 SW Broadway, Portland OR
  • Style: Classic elegance from the late 1800s
  • Fab Feature: The signature antique steel vault is a favorite backdrop for photographers and filmmakers.
  • Event Space Highlights: A grand marble staircase descends into the ballroom, which boasts a turn-of-the-century bar, velvet curtains, checkered Italian marble dance floor, and stained-glass accents. From the Rooftop Terrace, you’re treated to a view of downtown Portland.
  • Notable Services: Vibrant Table Catering & Events is a full-service catering company that will help you realize your event vision and serve up award-winning cuisine, too. They offer assistance with menu and room design, event planning, flowers and décor.
  • Catering: Provided in-house by Vibrant Table Catering & Events.

The Treasury Ballroom

The Treasury Ballroom

The Treasury Ballroom



Urban Studios by Pearl Catering
  • Location: 935 NW Davis Street, Portland OR
  • Style: Contemporary, light & airy industrial chic
  • Fab Features: This flexible space is outfitted with a beautiful white quartz and dark wood built-in bar and an AV system with iPod hookup, wireless microphone and projector.
  • Event Space Highlights: The sunken banquet room’s soaring walls surround you in soothing shades of pewter, chocolate brown and pearly white, while large windows let in plenty of natural light.
  • Notable Services: Pearl Catering not only handles the food for events, they also offer a full bar service, including specialty cocktails, local wines and microbrews.
  • Catering: Provided in-house by Pearl Catering.

Urban Studios

Urban Studios

Urban Studios



The West End Ballroom
  • Location: 1220 SW Taylor Street, Portland OR
  • Style: Vintage elegance and industrial chic
  • Fab Feature: This historic building has been converted into an event venue that retains the architectural charms from the past while adding a fresh, contemporary twist.
  • Event Space Highlights: Having two ballrooms you can use together really expands your planning possibilities. The upstairs one has a very high ceiling, hardwood floor, and large windows. The downstairs room features more intimate lighting, a gleaming cement floor and a simple stylish look. There’s also an outside patio lounge! 
  • Wedding Package Perks: All venue packages include the use of both ballrooms, tables with Chiavari chairs, lighting and audio—plus you can have the place to yourself until 2am!
  • Catering: Choose from preferred list or bring your own.

The West End Ballroom

The West End Ballroom

The West End Ballroom



World Forestry Center
  • Location: 4033 SW Canyon Road, Portland OR
  • Style: Casual, contemporary elegance
  • Fab Feature: The Discovery Museum is a fun place for a standing reception, with interactive exhibits to intrigue and entertain your guests.
  • Event Space Highlights: Their three banquet halls exude a comfortable, inviting ambiance thanks to broad-beamed ceilings and the warmth of wood-paneled interiors. The Central Plaza is seasonally available for star-studded evening functions or daytime festivities.
  • Notable Amenities: The center’s larger facilities include full kitchens, tables and chairs, an optional dance floor, a raised stage, air conditioning, sound system, and experienced staff to handle room setup.
  • Catering: Select from preferred list.

World Forestry Center

World Forestry Center

World Forestry Center

World Forestry Center



We have more Portland Wedding Venues and locations all over Oregon too!


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