Eastern Oregon University - La Grande, OR - Wedding Venue
One University Boulevard, La Grande, OR

Eastern Oregon University

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Eastern Oregon University

La Grande, Oregon
Capacity: Up to 590
One University Boulevard
La Grande, OR 97850
Maximum Capacity: 590 people
Welcome to Eastern Oregon University Event and Conference Services!

Planning an engagement, anniversary, wedding, or birthday party? What about a baby shower, family reunion, class reunion, or retirement party? Or maybe just a get together?

Perhaps, you need a conference room for your next business or organization meeting! Whether you are planning a meeting, workshop, or special event, look no further than on the EOU Campus!

Discover our outstanding customer service, technology, convenient locations, and the ability to accommodate large and small groups.

Eastern Oregon University offers many rooms and venue locations. Our event specialists will work with you to help plan and accommodate your requests. Whether your planning for just a few people or several hundred, we deliver outstanding service, working with you all the way to ensure your event is a complete success.

There are additional spaces available on campus. Please visit our website for a complete listing!
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General Event Space Max Capacity: 350 people 3888 sq ft 361.2 sq meter
Gilbert Event Center, Eastern Oregon University, La Grande

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With the ribbon cutting during Homecoming 2012, EOU is proud to open the David E. Gilbert Center! The David E. Gilbert Event Center provides North Eastern Oregon an amazing and unique location, perfect for Weddings, Receptions, Conferences, Proms, Holiday Parties, and other special events!

Located in the renovated Ackerman Gymnasium, the Gilbert Center offers plenty of room for a wedding reception, a sit down meal, and dancing. Beautiful photos can be created from the outdoor garden and landscaping available all over campus and within the Gilbert Center.

The Gilbert Center also provides a comfortable space for workshops and conferences. Afterwards, change the Gilbert Center over for a happy hour or dinner party and add our cocktail tables for an additional fee.
Links: Website
Supported Layouts and Capacities
Banquet - 8 per
Capacity: 240 People
Classroom - 18"
Capacity: 180 People
Capacity: 100 People
Capacity: 350 People
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Atmosphere/Decor: The David E . Gilbert Center is a multipurpose event space that can be used for weddings, conferences, and more!
  • Audio Visual: No AV available
  • Special Features: The Gilbert Center is also equipped with a sound system that includes different audio and visual options as well as a wireless microphone.
  • Total Square Feet: 3,888
  • Total Square Meters: 361.2
Hoke 301Photos Available
Fixed Board Room Max Capacity: 30 people
Hoke 304 and Hoke 305Photos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 10 people
Hoke 339Photos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 200 people
Hoke Union BuildingPhotos Available
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