Whether you're planning a wedding, holiday party, corporate event, or private celebration, we have the space and expertise to
help bring your vision to life . We will work with you to create a customized menu, personalized floor plan, orchestrate your event rentals and fine tune your event timeline so that you can enjoy your event.
THE RECEPTION Guests are first greeted with a slightly raised reception area featuring chandeliers, natural stone and large windows that usher in natural light.
THE BANQUET ROOM The main feature: a sunken banquet room accented in neutral shades of grey and pearly white.
THE BAR A built-in bar featuring quartz countertops separates the banquet room from the reception area, perfect for transitioning smoothly from one highlight of the event to the next.
THE LOFT Overlooking the banquet area is an open loft, stairs tucked away at the back of the room.
This historic venue offers multiple rooms for cocktail receptions, ceremonies, celebrations and corporate events of all kinds: Featuring unique vintage touches with modern appeal this beautifully restored space includes an elevated stage, large ballroom with original wood floors, an outdoor balcony with illuminated marquee sign and outdoor Urban Alley.
Seated Capacity for 200 guests, Mingling 250
The venue features two ballrooms. The lower ballroom just off the foyer is the perfect location to host a silent auction, corporate meeting, ceremony or cocktail reception. Meander up the beautiful staircase through the fireplace room into the Upper Ballroom with seating for up to 200 guests in Chiavari chairs or up to 250 guests for a mingling reception. The elevated stage is the perfect backdrop for presentations, ceremonies or live music. The room showcases beautiful chandelier lighting and historic detailing throughout.
The Promenade: For a one-of-a-kind experience, exchange rings or enjoy a spectacular cocktail hour on the breathtaking Promenade, our circular hardwood deck situated out on the Willamette River with room for 130 guests seated or 150 mingling. This is truly one of Oregon’s most spectacular event sites!
The Riverside Deck: Enjoy fresh air, a stunning river view and access to our indoor amenities from the Riverside Deck. Perfect for an outdoor cocktail hour or additional event seating, this hardwood and ironwork balcony offers 1600 square feet of additional space for your event. Standing room for 200 guests.
The Foundry also offers access to the adjacent Riverfront Amphitheater and Foothills Park:
which are perfect sites for outdoor ceremonies and festivities. These locations both offer docking areas.
The Great Hall: Our spacious 3200 square foot Great Hall, with expansive windows overlooking the Willamette River, offers indoor seating for up to 200 guests and mingling room for up to 300.
The Garden Patio: The casual charm and relaxing atmosphere of the Garden Patio makes this 1400 square foot space a favorite for cocktail hour, mingling and intimate dinners.
Private Dressing Suites The venue offers two private suites for your convenience. Both provide an elegant space to prepare for the big day.
CHEF'S ALLEY Located inside Swank restaurant in the lobby of the Paramount Hotel downtown Portland. A semi-private area long the open kitchen that seats up to 16 people. Perfect for birthday celebrations, private dinner parties, lunch meetings, corporate event, and much more!
THE WINE ROOM Located inside Swank Restaurant, this is a fully private, quiet room off the Chef's alley that can seat up to 4 people. Perfect for an intimate dinner or a quiet meeting!
THE LEWIS ROOM Located inside The Paramount Hotel on the 2nd floor, this space is perfect for corporate events, seminars, celebrations such as baby showers, dinner rehearsal, holiday party, birthday party, and much more! This space can also be combined with the Clarke room located on the same floor right across.
THE CLARK ROOM Located inside The Paramount Hotel on the 2nd floor, this space is perfect for corporate events, seminars, celebrations such as baby showers, dinner rehearsal, holiday party, birthday party, and much more! This space can also be combined with the Lewis room located on the same floor right across.
The Jupiter Hotel is a renovated motor lodge-turned-boutique hotel in the heart of Portland, Oregon. In June 2018, The Jupiter opened Jupiter NEXT, a 67 room, interior corridor evolution of the original concept, right next door. Complete with open-air porches, a secret garden and a 5th floor perch overlooking the city, NEXT offers versatile function and plays off of the original DreamTENT and bamboo flanked gardens that still thrive at the Jupiter Hotel. With over 12,000 square feet of event space - Jupiter has the space and expertise to make your event truly unique and memorable.
Whether you want affordability or luxury, rocking out or here on business, they’ve got a room for you. The Jupiter is not just a hotel in Portland, it’s a Portland hotel.
The Estate Garden: Our spacious estate garden has beautiful views to our vineyard and the valley. With remarkable backdrops, a gorgeous water fountain, and an arbor full of red and white grapes overhead, there is nothing that compares. This space is perfect for large outdoor weddings and other events as it can accommodate up to 200 guests.
La Colina Ballroom: Our Ballroom is named after our beautiful premium vineyard site in the Dundee Hills. The venue has a stunning vineyard view and will comfortably seat many guests. Perfect for a wedding, anniversary party, birthday party, or corporate event.
Fireside Room: Our exquisite building has an abundance of unique architecture, travertine floors, vaulted ceilings, and lots of natural light which pours into this space complete with an impressive wood burning fireplace. This space is adjacent to our tasting room and offers several seating areas and is perfect for indoor gatherings such as; seated dinners, anniversary parties, birthday parties, and wine receptions. This space includes a catering kitchen.
The West Patio: Overlooking incredible valley views right next to Beacon Hill Vineyard, the outdoor paved patio is a lovely setting for many settings. This space is great for intimate wedding photos, small picnics, an after-hours dinner, or place to just sip wine and gaze over the valley.
Beacon Hill Wine Cellar: Filled with stunning wine-filled barrels, crimson red walls, and a special niche purposefully designed for our special wine club events, private tastings and other unique experiences, our wine cellar is our most exclusive venue.
Beacon Hill Mezzanine: This intimate space overlooks Beacon Hill's Fireside Room and is adjacent to the La Colina Ballroom. This charming indoor venue is perfect for smaller gatherings and meetings. It is also a great place to accommodate a buffet, bar, or a dance floor.
Andrée R. Stevens Room: Located immediately adjacent to the Whitsell Auditorium, the Stevens Room provides an excellent venue for both stand-alone meetings and pre and post Auditorium receptions for up to 70 guests.
The Kridel Grand Ballroom: An exceptionally dramatic venue featuring soaring ceiling heights and rich architectural details. With a reception capacity of 1000, and banquet seating for 560, this historic ballroom and adjoining lobby has played host to the city’s premiere events for decades. With its full proscenium stage, and built-in sound and projection systems, The Kridel is tailor-made for elegant gala fundraisers, corporate meetings, and unforgettable weddings..
Marion L. Miller Gallery: A wonderfully versatile event space located just off the main lobby of the Mark Building. It’s clean, contemporary lines are in sharp contrast to our other spaces, but works beautifully for smaller business lunches, seminars, and intimate receptions for up to 200 guests.
Evan H. Roberts Sculpture Mall: Located between the Museum's two buildings, the Roberts Sculpture Mall is a unique urban oasis offering a vibrant outdoor venue dotted with contemporary sculpture. Popular for warm-weather weddings and festivals, the space is also ideally suited for pre- or post-Museum viewing receptions..
Fred & Suzanne Fields Ballroom: A dramatic split staircase, neo-classic columns, and a soft pastel palette grace this perennial event favorite. Accommodating over 500 guests for a reception, and roughly 250 for dinner, the Fields is frequently paired with the Kridel Ballroom for wedding ceremony/receptions, silent auctions, and pre-function cocktail gatherings..
Gordon D. Sondland & Katherine J. Durant Trustee Room: A penthouse view of the adjacent park, and Art Deco details highlight this wonderfully formal conference room. With its plush boardroom-style furnishings, and state of the art audio visual features, our Trustee Room is the ultimate destination for those seeking to make that important first impression at either a business meeting or an intimate meal.
Whitsell Auditorium: The museum’s most closely associated with the popular film screenings offered by the Northwest Film Center. Through special arrangement (and subject to availability), this beautifully appointed theater seating 376 may be rented for private screenings, seminars, and lectures.
Our namesake is Eleanor Chown, the matriarch of the Chown family and the founder of Chown Showcase in Portland. Her vision created what Chown Hardware is best known for today: dramatic and beautiful plumbing fixtures, lighting and hardware for the home. Together with her husband Frank, Eleanor traveled the world looking for the best products and manufacturers and brought beauty and design back home to her beloved Portland. Today her legacy lives on through her sons and grandchildren, the fifth generation of Chowns in the family business.
The Eleanor brings her tradition of beauty, design, and service into an event venue that all of Portland can enjoy. The Chown family is excited to carry on her legacy of hospitality and sharing.
Located on the Willamette river in Portland's south waterfront. The Z event space offers 30 acres of outdoor space and over 100,000 square feet of covered industrial space at the former Zidell shipyards property.
The south waterfront is one of the largest urban redevelopment projects in the United States connected to downtown Portland by streetcar and light rail with additional access by bike path, aerial tram and surface street. With over 100 years of business in Portland, Zidell Marine is a staple of the Portland business community. The Z event space is the latest of a long history of repurposing for environmental and community benefit. With the final ship being launched in 2017, the property is now a multi-purpose event space hosting events ranging from private dinners to larger festivals.