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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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  • Available for Public and Private Rentals You decide which equipment and furniture to rent from outside rental companies, and we provide the space.

  • Public Events Centrally located downtown with high visibility and convenient transit options!

  • Private Rentals The Park can be rented for private events including fundraisers, conventions, & client appreciation events.

  • The Lower Terrace A great space for cocktail hours, bands, dinner seating, performances, and more!

  • Park Avenue Festival Street Director Park will take care of the street closure process and place signage for your event.

  • Ninth Ave Festival Street Add Park Ave or Ninth Ave to your event - works great for events with food carts!

  • The Plaza An open, versatile space in the middle of the park! Great for sampling or tabling events.

  • Teachers Fountain The curved benching of Teachers Fountain creates an element of privacy when tented.

Located in the heart of downtown Portland, it is designed in the style of a European piazza with moveable café tables and chairs. Director Park is an intimate venue with an urban vibe and an artistic feel, making it ideal for a variety of mid-size and smaller events.

Rental and Event Use Related Forms and Applications
Rental applications are accepted up to 12 months in advance from load-in date. 

Event Permit Requirements

Additional Permit Requirements are determined by your application and subsequent discussions and these fees are not included in the rental rates for your event. Permits may include amplified sound noise, fire bureau occupancy, OLCC, and/or Health Department.