Milwaukie was founded in 1848 and borders Portland and Oregon City. Milwaukie combines small town charm with a location that is just minutes from Portland. Milwaukie has lots of entertainment options including unique shopping with many antique stores, river access, an amusement park and a water park. More information about Milwaukie.
3101 SE Courtney Ave, Milwaukie
The 1889 historic Broetje House is a gorgeous Victorian estate, which includes a garden with two gazebos and a water tower. The estate provides a wonderful setting for all sorts events including weddings, anniversaries, parties, and corporate functions. The banquet room can accommodate up to 100 guests.
Gray Gables Estate
3009 SE Chestnut Street, Milwaukie, OR
Grey Gables provides and elegant facility for indoor and outdoor events. The estate has stunning gardens and indoor facilities. Wedding packages include a professional wedding coordinator to make the day as stress free as possible. Green Gables can accommodate up to 290 guests indoors or out. Grey Gables also offers catering from an award-winning caterer.
Milwaukie Center & Sara Hite Memorial Rose Garden
5440 SE Kellogg Creek Drive, Milwaukie
The Milwaukie Center is located in the North Clackamas Park, which is also the home of the Sara Hite Memorial Rose Garden. The center has a variety of spaces available that can accommodate groups from 15 to 400 people. Kitchenettes are also available for use. The Sara Hite Rose Garden is available to rent for outdoor events and can accommodate up to 200 people. A large covered gazebo and canopies are available.
North Clackamas Aquatic Park
7300 SE Harmony Road ,Milwaukie, OR
North Clackamas Aquatic Park is a fun place to visit with pools, water slides and a rock wall. The park is available to rent for events such as company picnics, graduations, and church functions. Both group rates (for more than 15 people) and private rentals or the park are available. The maximum capacity for the entire facility is 1,000 people. Meeting rooms are available.
7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland, OR
Oaks Park has a 5,000 square foot historic dance pavilion that is perfect for all sorts of events including weddings, banquets, office parties, reunions, and other celebrations. The capacity for the pavilion is between 375 and 450 people depending on the seating arrangements. Oaks Park also has picnic areas available to rent and a lovely outdoor area with an arch that is perfect for an outdoor wedding. Catering is available or outside caterers can be used.
Take Home Gifts
Once you decide on a venue for your event, there are lots of other decisions that you will need to make. Here is a suggestion: instead of the usual goody bags, why not send guests home with something that will really provide them with a memory of your event? Photos from one of our photo booths and the always fun flip-books make great take-home souvenirs.
Have a recommendation for a great place to hold an event? Send it over to firstname.lastname@example.org. Let us know why this particular place is special. We’ll add worthy venues to our lists. Event venue listings are free.