MHC Weddings


Whether you’re planning a simple or grand reception, Mt Hood Center is a year-round private wedding space with five distinct venues that provide a unique, country-modern setting for your celebration. Nestled in the Willamette Valley, in full view of Mt. Hood, our serene 18-acre property is just 30 minutes from downtown Portland and 45 minutes from Government Camp. With a grand ballroom, greenhouse, meadow, patio, trail course, and overlook deck, we have multiple indoor and outdoor wedding packages and amenities perfect for accommodating the needs of your ceremony and reception. Our expansive property is operated by friendly and professional staff committed to meeting your needs and exceeding your expectations. We would be delighted to have you with us for your special occasion and look forward to serving you and the ones you love.


Our Spaces


Ballroom

Once an extension to our Arena, this 8000 square foot grand ballroom has been exquisitely renovated for modern weddings and celebrations. Today, the space provides you with floor-to-ceiling white shiplap, stunning chandeliers, and stained concrete floors. Our vaulted ceilings and glass bay window gives you and your guests a gorgeous view of our trail course and the rolling hills of Oregon countryside. A full bar and 6 taps are available with alcohol and bartending services provided by Oregon Beverage Company. Additionally, take advantage of the kitchenette adjacent to the ballroom with a pass thru window into the space; perfect for cocktail hour service. All tables and chairs are included in with the rental of the space, including set up and tear down. You have the option to choose between 60” round tables or 80” rectangular tables and mahogany Chiavari chairs or white resin folding chairs. With a max capacity of 1,900 guests our Ballroom has limitless potential for the needs of your wedding or celebration.

MHC Center Meadow

Meadow

In full view of Mt Hood, the rolling hills and lush countryside of Mt Hood Center create an enchanting setting for any outdoor ceremony or reception. We have over an acre of manicured lawn nestled between landscaped berms and a lovely pond which provides the ideal setting for grand & micro weddings and can accommodate up to 2,500 guests. Overlooking the meadow is a bell tent that can serve as a VIP space, tented lounge, groomsman quarters, or a covered outdoor bar. Various stage and arch options are also available in the meadow; sure to accommodate any and all of your wedding day needs.

MHC Center Meadow

Lookout Deck

The best vantage point on the property, this expansive deck is located right outside the ballroom’s glass bay door and makes for an excellent outdoor extension to your celebration. Providing panoramic views of our meadow, trail course, greenhouse, and neighboring tree nursery, along with built-in lighting and a modern finish, this space adds style and comfort to your ceremony or reception. Whether it's lined with cocktail tables or converted into an outdoor VIP seating area, you’ll surely appreciate this recent addition to the property.

MHC Center Meadow

Trail Course

Backed by stunning orchard views and rolling hills, this space is a picturesque ceremony or reception site. The true centerpieces of our competition-grade course are the stunning 24-foot long, 13-foot high trestle bridge and our waterfall pond. Plan to take your photos atop the bridge and have your friends or bridal party join you for coveted pictures in front of the lush, surrounding hillsides. Take advantage of our horse and handler addition and have one of Mt Hood Center’s gorgeous mares join you on the trail course to make your wedding photos stunning and unique. Whatever your needs, this serene location is sure to provide an unforgettable backdrop to your wedding or celebration.

MHC Center Trail Course

Academy Patio

Our 40 x 50 foot cement patio with the capacity to host up to 250 people is the ultimate blank slate for your event needs. Positioned between MHC Academy and the Greenhouse, dense Oregon Pines line the backside of the patio providing privacy and scenery ideal for open-air or tented events. Stonework connects the patio to our main building with amenities such as our recently renovated restrooms and private showers. Our patio provides ample space with convenient location and makes the perfect outdoor space or addition for your event.

MHC Center Academy Patio

Greenhouse

Host your soiree in our greenhouse to add just the right touch of horticultural magic to your intimate nuptials or elopement. Setting the scene with a 12ft long farmhouse table, tons of natural light and lush, overhanging plants, the greenhouse provides an enclosed space perfect for a dreamy, boho ceremony or private dinner. Stonework surrounds the greenhouse and leads you to the manmade fish pond located behind the building. The space is also infrared heated and includes a cast-iron wood stove, a combination of natural elements and modern amenities that provide a cozy and inviting ambiance. Just walking distance from the trail course and Academy Patio, this space is perfect for smaller events like elopements, micro weddings, bridal parties, photoshoots and more.

MHC Center Greenhouse

Ballroom

Once an extension to our Arena, this 8000 square foot grand ballroom has been exquisitely renovated for modern weddings and celebrations. Today, the space provides you with floor-to-ceiling white shiplap, stunning chandeliers, and stained concrete floors. Our vaulted ceilings and glass bay window gives you and your guests a gorgeous view of our trail course and the rolling hills of Oregon countryside. A full bar and 6 taps are available with alcohol and bartending services provided by Oregon Beverage Company. Additionally, take advantage of the kitchenette adjacent to the ballroom with a pass thru window into the space; perfect for cocktail hour service. All tables and chairs are included in with the rental of the space, including set up and tear down. You have the option to choose between 60” round tables or 80” rectangular tables and mahogany Chiavari chairs or white resin folding chairs.

MHC Center Meadow

MHC Center Meadow

Meadow

With multiple views of Mt Hood, the rolling hills and lush countryside of Mt Hood Center create an enchanting setting for any outdoor ceremony or reception. We have over an acre of manicured lawn nestled between landscaped berms and a lovely pond which provides the ideal setting for grand & micro weddings and can accommodate up to 2,500 guests. Overlooking the meadow is a bell tent that can serve as a VIP space, tented lounge, groomsman quarters, or a covered outdoor bar. Various stage and arch options are also available in the meadow; sure to accommodate any and all of your wedding day needs.


Lookout Deck

The best vantage point on the property, this expansive deck is located right outside the ballroom’s glass bay door and makes for an excellent outdoor extension to your celebration. Providing panoramic views of our meadow, trail course, greenhouse, and neighboring tree nursery, along with built-in lighting and a modern finish, this space adds style and comfort to your ceremony or reception. Whether it's lined with cocktail tables or converted into an outdoor VIP seating area, you’ll surely appreciate this recent addition to the property.

MHC Center Meadow

MHC Center Trail Course

Trail Course

Backed by stunning orchard views and rolling hills, this space is a picturesque ceremony or reception site. The true centerpieces of our competition-grade course are the stunning 24-foot long, 13-foot high trestle bridge and our waterfall pond. Plan to take your photos atop the bridge and have your friends or bridal party join you for coveted pictures in front of the lush, surrounding hillsides. Take advantage of our horse and handler addition and have one of Mt Hood Center’s gorgeous mares join you on the trail course to make your wedding photos stunning and unique. Whatever your needs, this serene location is sure to provide an unforgettable backdrop to your wedding or celebration.


Academy Patio

Our 40 x 50 foot cement patio with the capacity to host up to 250 people is the ultimate blank slate for your event needs. Positioned between MHC Academy and the Greenhouse, dense Oregon Pines line the backside of the patio providing privacy and scenery ideal for open-air or tented events. Stonework connects the patio to our main building with amenities such as our recently renovated restrooms and private showers. Our patio provides ample space with convenient location and makes the perfect outdoor space or addition for your event.

MHC Center Academy Patio

MHC Center Greenhouse

Greenhouse

Host your soiree in our greenhouse to add just the right touch of horticultural magic to your intimate nuptials or elopement. Setting the scene with a 12ft long farmhouse table, tons of natural light and lush, overhanging plants, the greenhouse provides an enclosed space perfect for a dreamy, boho ceremony or private dinner. Stonework surrounds the greenhouse and leads you to the manmade fish pond located behind the building. The space is also infrared heated and includes a cast-iron wood stove, a combination of natural elements and modern amenities that provide a cozy and inviting ambiance. Just walking distance from the trail course and Academy Patio, this space is perfect for smaller events like elopements, micro weddings, bridal parties, photoshoots and more.

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Wedding Packages & Pricing


Package 1

Ballroom + Meadow + Lookout Deck

AMMENITIES
  • •    10 hours of use between 8AM-11PM
  • •    2hr rehearsal week of (must be scheduled around other events)
  • •    Bridal suite
  • •    Access to the facility for photos
  • •    Indoor restrooms (including showers)
  • •    Set up and breakdown of chairs and tables rented from MHC (coming soon!)
  • •    Fire tables
  • •    Lookout deck
  • •    Photo booth (coming soon!)
ADDITIONS
  • •    Additional $1.50/person over 250 ppl
  • •    Additional hours available at $300/hr
  • •    Greenhouse use at discounted price of $300 for 4hrs
    • •    Ex: Bridal Showers, Rehearsal Dinners, Cocktail Hour
  • •    Ceremony arches and installations (price upon request)
  • •    Design concepts and installation at $150/hr
  • •    RV/tent space rentals $75/ea
  • •    Bridal Bell Tent $300/night
  • •    Horse + Handler for photos $250 for 1hr (+ hrs $75/hr)

Package 2

Trail Course + Greenhouse + Academy Patio

*Max Capacity 250 People

AMMENITIES
  • •    10 hours of use between 8AM-11PM
    •    2 hours for rehearsal week of the wedding (this must be scheduled around other events)
  • •    Tables + chairs
    •    Bridal suite (Upon availability. Please call 30 days prior to reserve)
    •    Access to the facility for photos
    •    Indoor restrooms (including showers)
    •    Photo booth (upon availability)
ADDITIONS
  • •    Additional hours available at $200 per hour
    •    Fire pit tables at $25 each
    •    Ceremony arches and installations (price upon request)
    •    Design concepts and installation at $150 per hour
    •    RV/tent space rentals $75 per night
    •    Bridal Bell Tent $300 per night
    •    Horse + Handler for photos $250 for 1 hour (additional hours $75 per hour)

Package 3

Greenhouse Elopement Package

*Max Capacity 40 People

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AMMENITIES
  • •    Greenhouse & Trail Course 
    •    1 pre-event hour
    •    3 event hours
    •    Indoor restrooms
    •    Bridal suite (Upon availability. Please call 7 days prior to reserve)
ADDITIONS
  • •    Additional hours available at $200/hr
    •    Fire tables at $25/ea
    •    Smores fire-pit (coming soon!)
    •    Ceremony arches and installations (price upon request)
    •    Design concepts and installation at $150/hr

FAQ's

Q: What are you doing as far as Covid restrictions go?

A: We are fortunate to have such a large venue that makes social distancing easy. We encourage wearing a mask when in close quarters. If restrictions require your wedding to be cancelled, we are happy to reschedule your event to a later date at no additional charge.

Q: Why is there an additional per person rental charge after the first 250 people?

A: Some venues charge a flat fee regardless of 250 or 500 people. We want you to be able to pay for the exact event you want. The base rate for the first 250 people is what we charge to open our venue and staff it before and after the event.

Q: What is the deposit and refund policy?

A: We require a nonrefundable deposit of half the wedding package along with a signed contract to secure your event date.

Q: Do you offer a military discount?

A: Yes, we do! With proof of service from the bride or groom we offer a 10% discount on your space rental! Mt Hood Center thanks you for your service.

Q How many hours will I have to be on site? When can my vendors start setting up? Can we start the setup the day before the event?

A: Our wedding packages include 10 hours on the day of the event. Your vendors will need to be coordinated within that timeframe. Additional hours can be purchased. Pricing is listed under your package appendix. No set up can be done the day before.

Q: What happens if it rains?

A: For our Ballroom Package the entire event can be moved inside. The space can hold up to 1,900 people. That gives us lots of room to do both the ceremony and reception in the same place! The Academy Patio is large enough for a tent to cover all 250 of your guests in the Trail Course Package.

Q: Are there additional rentals available?

A: We are constantly looking for unique pieces to add to our collection and make available to you on your special day. Please ask our staff for an up-to-date rental list.

Q: Can I bring in other alcohol or book my own bartender?

A: We are happy to provide in house beverage service through Boring Brewing during your event.

Q: Do you have a required in-house caterer?

A: We do not have in house caterer or charge a fee for outside catering. We are happy to welcome the caterer of your choice so long as they are licensed, and all employees have a food handlers' card.

Q: Do we allow food trucks?

A: Yes, we do!

Q: Is the site handicap accessible?

A: YES! Parking is available near the entrance of Mt Hood Center and our restrooms are handicap accessible. Please inform our staff of any additional needs you may require.

Q: What is the parking situation?

A: All parking is on site; we will work to ensure that your guests use the parking area closest to your event. Please ask our staff which parking lot you should direct your guests to.

Q: Do you have overnight accommodations?

A: Yes! We have 18 RV hookup/camp sites available to reserve for you and your guests. We also rent out our Bell Tent that’s perfect for the bride and groom.

Q: Do you have a day-of-wedding coordinator?

A: Mt Hood Center does not have a day-of wedding coordinator on staff. We highly recommend you precure one of your choosing and have talented referrals. A representative from Mt Hood Center will meet with you prior to your wedding to ensure all your questions are answered and discuss ceremony and reception layout. On your wedding day the venue host will coordinating the venue staff to make sure the set up discussed is executed as planned. They may not be present during the entire wedding and will return to facilitate cleanup with the Mt Hood Center staff.

Q: Do I need event or alcohol insurance?

A: Yes, you will need to obtain event insurance. The insurance must be commercial general liability for no less than $1,000,000 general liability and $300,000 damages to premises rented by Lessee. Alcohol will be served by the Boring Brewing staff only.

Q: Do you book more than one event on the same day?

A: With over 18 acres we can host more than one event without them interfering. They may be another event on the same day.

Q: Are there any noise restrictions?

A: Per City Ordinance, outside amplified sound must be turned down or off by 11pm.

Q: Can I come by for a tour?

A: We are so excited to share our venue with you and want to be sure we have someone ready to show you around and answer all your questions. For that reason, tours are by appointment only. Please fill out a form on our Contact page and we will reach out to schedule a visit ASAP!