Where are you located?
Near the Pearl District at 1900 NW 18th Avenue in Portland, Oregon. (corner of 18th and Upshur)
What's the history of Castaway Portland?
Built in 1929, Castaway was home to the makers of yellow strand rope used in the original Portland Street Car. It was later used as a smelting and refining warehouse. In 2007, it was painstakingly restored to its original glory and features.
What are the venue highlights?
10,000 square feet of versatile space that scales well from big to small
400 seated indoor guest capacity
Expandable capacity with the addition of Castaway's outdoor space
Central heating and cooling system
Wrap-around original steel sash pane windows
Stunning views of the Fremont Bridge
14' ceilings with exposed wood beams
Executive office or dressing room with built-in fireplace
Tables and chairs included
Enclosed industrial catering area with industrial kitchen sinks
Loading ramp into space for easy access
What's the tech capabilities?
Retractable 220” projection screen with HD projector
Built-in interior & exterior surround sound system
Customizable mobile staging with stairs
Dedicated 20 amp circuits dispersed throughout the entire space
400 amp 120/208 3 phase electrical system
100 amp 120/208 3 phase power distribution box available upon request
What type of events can you hold?
Weddings, private corporate functions, fundraisers, birthday parties, sweet 16, game days, auctions, art exhibitions, pop-up retail, fashion shows, poetry slams, break dance parties, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, sci-fi conventions, car shows—you get the idea.
Can I get tour?
Of course! Call 503-224-4898 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How about a 60-second video tour?
Do you have a 360 virtual tour?
Do you have access to any outdoor or other spaces?
Yes, one of the great things about Castaway Portland is the flexibility we offer through our neighboring partners. This gives you access to amazing and unique spaces. Check out the link below for overview floor-plan.
Do you have parking?
Street parking is available. We also offer nearby parking lots for rental.
What are your rates?
They vary by event type and dates. Call us at (503) 224-4898.