See our favorite wedding venues in Oregon below.
Why is Oregon perfect for my wedding?
Oregon is making headlines for having some of the most exciting cities in North America and exceptional wilderness to explore. If there is such a thing as an ‘it’ state, then Oregon has it all! Portland has continued to emerge as one of the best cities, with more people heading outdoors everyday.
With so much to see and do, Portland is a great way to experience the best of both worlds. There’s good food and nightlife here, before you relax in nature for outdoor adventures like hiking or kayaking.
Uniquely, a tranquil escape in a bustling city, Lan Su Chinese Garden is an unexpected hidden oasis within the heart of Portland. This secret destination will give you insight into how Asian influence has helped shape Oregon’s hub to what it currently is today!
A trip to the Oregon coast is a must for anyone who loves stunning views and unique wildlife. You can see incredible sights such as Haystack Rock on Cannon Beach, where it’s accessible at low tide. Additionally, you’ll find exciting wildlife swimming in its nooks and crannies.
More importantly, Oregon wedding venues offer couples a variety of unique, fun choices for their big day. Options include sustainable event centers and public green spaces or botanical gardens that capture the state’s natural beauty.
The largest city in Oregon, Portland is known for its support of local businesses. The motto “Keep Portland Weird” demonstrates the creativity that fills this rainy place, while hipster shenanigans are abundant throughout downtown. Also, monthly art festivals bring people together to appreciate all types of works. Traditional wedding venues can be found here too with historic locations including theaters, chapels, hotels or even breweries!
Southern Oregon has three main cities, Medford, Ashland and Grants Pass. Each have their own charm to attract visitors -Medford for its pears and golf courses; Ashland home of the world renowned playhouse Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF); Grant’s pass which has outstanding art galleries with gorgeous views overlooking the Rogue River where couples can get married at venues like rustic banquet halls or vineyards.
Bend is a town in the heart of Central Oregon with high prices for venues, but there are also many moderately priced options. There’s rustic mountain weddings at ranches or lodges and more elegant affairs at upscale resorts!
The small coastal cities of Astoria, Lincoln City and Reedsport are each unique in their own ways. Astoria is close to the Pacific Ocean but also has views along the Columbia River; it’s known for its Victorian homes overlooking the coast. The fishing village of Lincoln city hosts surfing tournaments while many people enjoy kite-flying during a festival there every year. Finally, Reedsport offers scenic mountains right by its coastline with more than enough space for hotels, casinos or resorts where you can make your vows before enjoying an unforgettable honeymoon on this beautiful seaside town!
The average cost for a wedding venue in Oregon is $2,500 to $20,000. However, there are several more affordable options that may be available if you choose certain parks or nature reserves for your ceremony and reception. Intimate historic venues as well as barns, farms and ranches will also offer lower rates compared to traditional locations like banquet halls.