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Hoyt Arboretum Friends (HAF) is a membership-based, nonprofit organization working in partnership with Portland Parks and Recreation to support Hoyt Arboretum.

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All Rental Fees for 2015

Stevens Pavilion Picnic Shelter

  • Full-day (8am-9pm) $503

Redwood Deck 

  • Full-day only (8am-9pm)
  • Weddings $195
  • Weddings with Meadow rental $107

Wedding Meadow

  • Full-day only (8am-9pm) $195

Bill deWeese Classroom

Rental during Visitor Center hours:

  • Regular $56/hr
  • Non-Profit $37/hr

Rental outside Visitor Center hours:

  • Regular $73/hr
  • Non-Profit $51/hr

Visitor Center Hours: 

Monday-Friday 9am-4pm, Saturday-Sunday 11am-3pm (depending on volunteer availability)

Application Fees and Deposits

Application Fee (Non-refundable)

  • Picnics/Meetings $19
  • Weddings/Special Use $83

Deposit (Refundable)

  • Security Deposit $125
  • Key Deposit (if needed) $100

Other Fees

  • Vehicle Access Permit (if needed) $62/vehicle

Rental and application fees for Hoyt Arboretum facilities are subject to change.

How to make a Reservation

Reservations are available through the Portland Parks & Recreation Customer Service and can be made:

In person at: 1120 SW Fifth Ave., Portland, OR 97204

Or by phone at: 503.823.2525

Rental Venues inside the Arboretum

Stevens Pavilion Picnic Shelter

Surrounded by Douglas firs, the covered picnic shelter is within walking distance of the Hoyt Arboretum Visitor Center where restrooms and a bus stop are located.

Wedding Meadow

This rustic, wooded glen is located 1/3 mile from the Visitor Center and main roads and offers the feel of wilderness without the 75-mile drive.  

Redwood Deck

Nestled amongst redwoods and sequoias, this natural wood deck offers a serene getaway for intimate gatherings. 

Bill deWeese Classroom

Located in the Hoyt Arboretum Visitor Center this pleasant room is ideal for meetings, retreats and small events. Large windows look out upon colorful plantings and distant evergreens.