Bend, Oregon Convention Center Events & Meetings Space

More than 41,000 square-feet of space is available for your conference 

Riverhouse on the Deschutes features the largest convention center east of the Cascades. It is the location for Central Oregon events that take place in Bend. This state-of-the-art, LEED-certified building on the Deschutes River includes more than 41,000 square-feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space for conventions, events or weddings. 

The building is located on the river’s west banks near the championship River's Edge Golf Course off Mount Washington Drive. Our LEED-certified convention space allows Riverhouse on the Deschutes to accommodate large conferences with concurrent Oregon convention center events, meetings, meals, trade shows and breakout sessions. Whether plans call for a one-day meeting, multi-day conference, a golf or ski group trip, a motor coach tour visit, a reunion or a wedding reception, Riverhouse on the Deschutes has the location, facility, service and amenities for a successful event. The convention center’s meeting and banquet rooms can accommodate up to 2,000 guests. The convention center offers the flexibility to stage several ongoing events and each of the meeting and banquet rooms is close to the river, making the atmosphere ideal for business, education or social gatherings.

The first-floor ballroom is 16,000-plus square-feet and can be divided into a variety of breakout rooms. The ballroom is able to seat about 1,000 people for a sit-down meal or up to 1,600 people for a meeting. The lower floor, which fronts the river, offers an additional 13,000-plus square-feet of exhibit space. An Executive Boardroom (510 square-feet  and a large lobby featuring a waterfall, fireplace and local artwork, also are available.View floor plans and capacity charts here.  

Being in Central Oregon means outdoor events are a must. Patios and lawns nestled beneath old-growth Ponderosa pines are maintained for gatherings and feature river views. 

The accommodating Riverhouse on the Deschutes staff includes active members of Meeting Professionals International, the Oregon Society of Association Management and the Society of Government Meeting Professionals and are committed to providing their event-planning expertise, resources and a “can do” attitude to create an outstanding event. Contact them to provide you with same-day information and a complete proposal on a successful convention center event in beautiful Central Oregon. 

Meeting space for large and small groups at Riverhouse on the Deschutes hotel in Bend, Oregon. View Images