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Unique Wedding Venues

Let’s be honest, what is a wedding without a venue? As you create your vision for your special day, your venue will take on a crucial role in becoming the foundation for what comes to life. For a non-traditional approach to a venue, consider a more unique location! Here are a few of our favorite unique wedding venues:

  1. The Foundry at Oswego Pointe is a prime wedding location as it provides unbelievable views of the Willamette River. With riverside hardwood decks, garden patios and immediate access to downtown Lake Oswego, this venue truly provides a unique outdoor experience that perfectly portrays Oregon beauty.
  2. The Carlton Firehouse located in Carlton, Oregon is a fully renovated firehouse that is cozy, homey, and rich with history. Decorated by emerald green rolling hills, various vineyards  specializing in pinot noir wines, and picturesque farms the firehouse is a great option for a rural approach to a wedding. Advantages of this venue include a private garden, a tasting room and available helicopter transportation for the happy couple.
  3. Horning’s Hideout provides a fairytale world of romance and magic, as it’s located in a secluded canyon outside of Portland. Surrounded by tall Oregon trees and forest scenery, HH has three separate spaces available for your ceremony and reception, this venue also provides many necessities that would otherwise need to be rented and offers full-day cite rentals for affordable prices.
  4. Home of the Portland Timbers and Thorns FC, Jeld-Wen Field is an ideal venue for sports lovers and loyal Portland fans. In addition to its remarkable reputation, Jeld-Wen offers in-house catering, a full service bar, audio and visual rentals, unique stadium views and even stadium tours.
  5. For a venue that combines elegance and a classic historic feel, check out the 1928 Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Designed with a taste of Italian Rococo style, the architecture of the concert hall consists of high ceilings, vintage charm and Hollywood glam.For a venue that is a bit more modern, explore the sophisticated atmosphere of Antoinette Hatfield Hall. With ample room for large parties, this newly renovated venue captivates visitors with its dramatic glass dome, soaring ceilings and artistic feel.
  6. The Liberty Theater in Astoria, OR is perfect or a bride dreaming of a wedding in a castle, or even better, a Venetian palace.  Nationally recognized for its unbelievable view, the venue can accommodate a variety of wedding parties and provides many flexible options to bring your fantasy wedding to life.
  7. Located in Centralia, Washington, The Olympic Club, is an ideal setting for a classy wedding with an antique flair. Known for creating a magical evening, this charming venue can accommodate an assortment of requests while also offering a unique touch with accessibility to an on-site brewery, billiards, a movie theater, and a historic train depot.
  8. The World Forestry Center provides a earthy, urban atmosphere for a rustic-themed wedding. The large open ceilings matched with the natural wood tones create a peaceful environment that can be outdoors or indoors.
  9. The Portland Art Museum combines romance and art to create a one-of-a-kind atmosphere for weddings and events alike.  Full of exceptional architecture, this venue consists of the Kridel Grand Ballroom, the Fields ballroom, the Miller Gallery, and the E.H. Memorial Sculpture Mall. Portland wedding planners all agree, this museum is the number one option for the discerning bride.
  10. As one of the largest rental capacities in Oregon, the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum is a great fit for accommodating large wedding parties or couples with big visions for their day. With both indoor and outdoor venues, a museum, the Evergreen Theater building, and the Museum’s Oak Grove, this space can transform into an unbelievable venue that exceeds your expectations. Home of the “Spruce Goose”, the EASM also houses more than 150 historic aircraft, spacecraft and exhibits.
  11. For a scenic view of the Columbia River Gorge and a drive by of the PDX skyline, Portland Spirit is your go-to venue. With ever-changing scenery and a variety of different options, this venue provides a plethora of spectacular views of the Pacific Northwest while also providing in-house catering with customizable menus, provided glassware and dishware, inclusive packages and wedding planning assistance.

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