Hidden in Portland's Pearl District.
photo: Evrim Icoz

Events and Catering by Portland's Finest.

True Portland Ambiance

Events Fully Coordinated

Portland's Unique Venue

For Corporate Events or Weddings

About The DeSoto Rooftop Terrace

The ideal location for your upcoming event

Perched above the historic DeSoto Building, and overlooking the lush Park Blocks in the bustling Pearl District, the Terrace is the ideal rooftop location for any summer celebration. With a true Portland ambiance, this unique venue will leave a lasting impression for your upcoming Wedding, Reception, Cocktail Party, Elegant Dinner Gathering, or Summer BBQ.

The iron trellising combined with a rust brick wall, contemporary while intimate lighting, designer Italian chairs, market umbrellas, and dramatic potted plants all create the classic urban chic atmosphere for which Portland has become famous. Just below the terrace, the DeSoto Building is home to a number of influential art galleries and museum spaces also available for rent.


Site Fees

2019 Site Fees

  • Friday or Saturday Night $2,750.00
  • Sunday through Thursday $2,300.00
  • Corporate Events or October Weddings are offered a $1,500.00 Site Fee

Capacities are:

  • Seated Dinner ~ 120 Guests
  • Cocktail Reception ~ 150 Guests


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Exclusive Catering by Art of Catering

Art of Catering

The DeSoto Rooftop Terrace is catered exclusively by Art of Catering, a full service catering company. The areas of Menu Design, Beverage Service, Event Staffing, and Rentals needed to execute your event are all fully coordinated for our clients in partnership with Art of Catering’s Event Coordinators. The exchange of ideas between you and Art of Catering for your event at the DeSoto Rooftop Terrace results in a shared vision—one that unfolds with passion and focus. For Art of Catering, there is no such thing as formulaic, cookie-cutter events. Each occasion is unique and directed by the client’s individual vision.

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(503) 231-8185