Blockhouse is a romantic and scenic event space located in Portland, Oregon ideal for more intimate gatherings. Whether your wedding vision is an elegant ceremony of 60 wedding guests or a cocktail style reception, their staff can cater to any style and theme. Blockhouse is built around a chef-inspired open kitchen and guarantees amazing meals. This venue boasts an open garage-style door that illuminates the interior with tons of natural light. It also features a rustic tin-wall exterior, a greenhouse filled with houseplants, and a minimalist feel that results in gorgeous and aesthetically pleasing photographs. Their talented staff of coordinators and servers can assist with decorating the space and encourage couples to use many of their decor items available on-site, such as string lights, cozy furniture, and spacious facilities.
Facilities and Capacity
This venue boasts two distinct facilities, including a quaint indoor space and a spacious outdoor space. Their indoor facility can hold a capacity of 60 seated wedding guests and 75 standing guests. Couples can take advantage of their outdoor patio and nursery space that conveniently opens and connects to the interior. Combined with the outdoor space, this location can hold a maximum capacity of 125 wedding guests. Their outdoor space can accommodate any climate, with the venue providing state-of-the-art heaters for colder weather if necessary.
In addition to ceremonies and receptions, this venue is available to host a couple's bridal shower, engagement party, elopement, and/or rehearsal dinner. Their services include setup, cleanup, a variety of event rentals, sound equipment, lighting, and WiFi. Event rentals include centerpieces, chairs, furniture, four-foot custom wood tables, barware, glassware, and select decorations. They also offer parking, valet, shuttle access, and wheelchair access. An experienced event coordinator is provided on-site to assist with a smooth and efficient day. Rehearsals are included with all packages.
Blockhouse boasts an open kitchen for guests to be a part of the meal prep experience. Their full bar services include bartenders, a champagne toast, house wine, a signature drink, an open bar, and more. While they offer in-house catering, they also welcome outside caterers. They also provide a list of trusted catering companies, including licensed private chefs and a variety of restaurants.