Hold your event at The Oregon Garden!

Whether you’re looking to hold the wedding of your dreams, your child’s birthday party, a business lunch or celebration of life, The Oregon Garden has over 80  beautiful acres and a selection of indoor and outdoor spaces to accommodate events of all sizes. From our rustic Discovery Pavilion surrounded by forest to indoor and outdoor classrooms, we’re sure to have something that suits every taste and occasion.

Read about some of our venue offerings below and check out our FAQs. Click the button below to submit an inquiry!

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Grand Hall

Formerly an Arabian horse barn, the J. Frank Schmidt Junior Pavilion contains the popular Grand Hall, smaller OAN and OSU Rooms, restrooms and a kitchen perfect for large catered events such as weddings, conferences or class reunions.

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Garden Green

Adjacent to the Grand Hall is the Garden Green, an expansive manicured lawn that features a gazebo covered in climbing roses.  For weddings, Garden Green is paired with the Grand Hall during summer months to serve as your ceremony site and reception venue. However, it has also been the site of company picnics and even bocce ball tournaments!

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Spanish for “forest”, the Bosque is a special venue featuring four serene reflecting pools planted with 40 mature Pacific Sunset maples. This outdoor space has room for seated dining, dancing and an amazing view of the sunset and hills across the valley.

Available only in July and August. 

Market Garden

Market Garden

The Silverton Market Garden is a semi-formal garden inspired by traditional French gardens. In the spring and summer, lawn areas are bordered by annuals in bloom. The aptly-named Wedding Garden features a breathtaking arbor of grapes and hops that provides a backdrop for wedding ceremonies, elopements and vow renewals.

Available only in July and August.

Discovery Pavilion

Situated in a working forest full of towering conifers, the Discovery Pavilion is a rustic, freestanding structure with sliding doors that can be used to provide some protection from the elements. It is perfect for medium-sized gatherings like birthday parties, club meetings or bridal showers.


Do you provide catering services? Can I use an outside caterer?

The Oregon Garden does not have an in-house catering service. However, we work closely with a number of approved caterers who are familiar with our property and have shown our clients top-tier service time and time again. We are confident you will find someone who suits your needs on our list; however, if you would still like to use an off-list caterer, we offer a buyout option. Please inquire for more details.

Do you offer lodging?

The Oregon Garden does not have on-site lodging. We encourage you to consider booking rooms at our neighbors the Oregon Garden Resort, or at the Silverton Inn & Suites.

Do you provide A/V equipment?

The following venues include access to A/V equipment. Please let us know your A/V needs so that we can ensure we will be able to provide for them adequately.

  • Grand Hall: Includes a screen, projector, built-in microphone and speakers.
  • NREC Classroom: Includes a screen, projector and portable speaker.

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