Event Venues


The Chehalem Cultural Center is the perfect place for your event. Whether it is a corporate meeting, wedding, reception or other family occasion, we have both the flexible spaces and the affordable rates to make your event a success. Located in the heart of Newberg, the Center is steps away from fine restaurants, wineries, lodging, public parking, and the historical downtown area.

*In addition to space rental, we rent other items to support your event such as a projector, portable screen and a small, PA system. Save on delivery charges by renting your items directly through the Chehalem Cultural Center.

Central Grand Ballroom

The Chehalem Cultural Center is proud to announce completion of the Central Grand Ballroom, an elegant 5,200 sq.ft. multi-purpose space suitable for weddings, fundraisers, tradeshows, business conferences and other community events. Fully equipped with state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment and wi-fi, this flexible venue can accommodate up to 320 guests for a comfortable dining experience.

Front Campus Forecourt

The newly renovated grand entrance to the Center make the perfect venue for booth exhibits, fundraisers, and community gatherings. Throughout the year, this area is home to several community events including Tunes on Tuesday, Farmer's Market, the Camellia Festival and much more.

• great for fundraisers/booth exhibits
• water & electricity available
• parking available behind the Center
• located adjacent to the Newberg Public Library
• tables and chairs available

The Lobby & Gallery

This common area will accommodate up to 100 guests with architecture and natural lighting that will brighten any occasion. Your guests can gather among fine art, sip a glass of wine, and enjoy each other’s company.

The Community Room

Our most popular rental space, this classroom or conference room will accommodate groups of up to 30 people. Flexibility and affordability are this room’s strongest assets; it also includes a small sink for preparing those hors d'oeuvres before your gathering. Other classrooms are also available.

Black Box Theater

Looking to host a small concert, poetry reading or performing arts event? This intimate performance space will seat approximately 50 audience members and boasts a private bathroom, box office counter, and seating risers. You have to see it to capture this space’s vast potential.


Two classrooms are available.
Seating for up to 45 people each.