Conferences and Events

On 137 wooded acres in Portland, Lewis & Clark is regularly praised as one of the most beautiful campuses in the United States. We hosts a wide variety of events annually, offering outstanding facilities and amenities to make your business, nonprofit, or social gathering a success.


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Whether you’re planning a meeting, a sports event or a nonprofit fundraiser, an academic conference or sports camp, a special family gathering, or hosting a gathering for the L&C community, this site can point you where you need to go for more information.

Filming and Photography

  • Our campus is a popular location for photography and filming, thanks to its beautiful grounds and proximity to downtown Portland.


Special Events and Private Celebrations

  • The Fir Acres Estate at Lewis & Clark offers romantic backdrops and elegant settings to celebrate all unions, ensuring your wedding will be a once-in-a-lifetime celebration.
  • With multiple distinct spaces idea for a variety of special gatherings — from weddings to large nonprofit galas to festivals — the grounds provide a perfect setting for your event. 

Summer Camps and Conferences

Resources for Lewis & Clark Events

Planning resources for students, faculty and staff member are available to help you choose a campus location, request the space, and plan services such as food, AV equipment and parking. You can even schedule a meeting with a Conferences and Events representative for a variety of venues on Lewis & Clark’s three campuses. We’re here to help you smoothly navigate the event planning process.


We encourage you to visit us, and invite you to contact our office for a private showing, so you can experience for yourself the beauty of Lewis & Clark.

Guest Testimonials
  • “Your behind-the-scenes organization of all facets of this complex event are very much appreciated.”

  • “You folks went out of your way to help, and I wanted to be sure you know I appreciated it.”

  • “Thank you for all your great work and expertise in making the symposium a big hit. Could not have made it without your help, support, and patience with my last minute-changes and requests.”

  • “Your experience at thinking out the details really shows. Thank you for the expert work!”

  • “Has anyone told you that you rock? Wow, 5-star service!”

  • “I want to tell you how wonderful a job we all think you’re doing! Things are addressed in an extreme timely manner, with the utmost professionalism.”

  • “You constantly exceed my expectations. Thank you for doing such a good job!”

  • “I am grateful for the wonderful care you gave to our group, especially considering all of the other meetings and events you are involved with.”