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.