Frequently Asked Questions

Q:  Do I have to be a member to have an event at the Portland Country Club?
A:  You do not need to be a member but you do need a member to sponsor your event.

Q:  Does the sponsoring member need to be present at the event?
A:  No the member does not have to attend the event; however, they are responsible for their guests’ actions and guarantee that all charges will be paid on time.

Q:  Can we bring in our own caterer?
A:  No, the Club will provide food, beverage and service for all events.

Q:  Can you do a kosher event?
A:  We can bring in kosher products and can plan a full menu to be prepared on a grill, but we do not have a kosher kitchen.

Q:  Can we bring in the flowers and other decorations or does the club provide them?
A:  You may bring in any decorations you like; we can also provide you with flowers and decorations and pass the expense on to you. We also have a list of preferred vendors.

Q:  Do you have audio/visual rentals?
A:  Yes, we have everything from LCD projectors and laptops to flip charts, all available for a nominal fee.

Q: Can we have our wedding ceremony at the Club?
A:  Yes, we can accommodate a wedding ceremony for up to 100 people.

Q:  Do you provide for dietary restrictions?
A:  Yes, however, we may need some advance notice depending on the restriction.

Q:  If we are having a fundraiser can liquor and food be donated?
A:  No, because we are private club we must provide all food and beverage.

Q:  Can we have both an open bar and then a cash bar at an event?
A:  Yes, we can set up the bar to suit your needs.