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AVENUE: Portland’s New AV-Forward Event Space


Portland, Oregon – September 7, 2023 – The AV Department, a leading local audiovisual production company, is thrilled to announce the opening of AVENUE PORTLAND Audio+Visual Event Space. AVENUE represents an exciting addition to Portland’s event venue landscape, offering an unparalleled AV-forward experience for all types of events.

An Addition to a Vibrant Events Community

Centrally located in northeast Portland at 631 NE Grand Ave., AVENUE is set to become one of Portland’s premier event spaces. The upscale venue has been intentionally designed by audiovisual experts specifically for nonprofit galas and fundraising events. Event planners will find the perfect balance of advanced audiovisual technology in a contemporary event space coupled with a warm and inviting ambiance and Pacific Northwest aesthetics. The venue’s strategic focus on audiovisual excellence ensures that every event reaches its full potential.

“At AVENUE, providing exceptional value to all of our clients is a top priority. That’s why every venue rental includes the Premier AV Package which is our customized audiovisual system,” said Brian Lehmann, co-owner of The AV Department. “Exceptional audiovisual production is essential to effectively communicate the message of an event to the audience, especially at fundraising events.” The AV package encompasses top-tier audio, lighting, projection, and production management, ensuring an extraordinary event from start to finish.

Options for Event Customization

The versatile layout of AVENUE provides endless possibilities for event customization. And AVENUE’s event production team goes above and beyond to fulfill every client’s unique vision for their event. In addition to the Premier AV Package, event organizers can personalize their events further. From hybrid event live streaming to impactful lighting designs, AVENUE offers an array of options to make each occasion truly extraordinary.

Intentional Design Choices Elevate the Audience Experience

Beyond advanced audiovisual technology, AVENUE features even more intentional design choices to elevate the audience experience. From projectable surfaces throughout the space to programmable table and decor lighting, every detail has been carefully curated to create an unforgettable ambiance. Moreover, acoustical treatment, guest WiFi, and more AV-forward touches ensure seamless connectivity and exceptional comfort for guests.

About The AV Department

Known for its commitment to excellence and innovation, The AV Department has delivered unparalleled technical event production, live streaming, and video production services for events of all sizes and complexities, making them a trusted partner for organizations and venues in the region and across the U.S. For more information about AVENUE and about The AV Department, please visit avenueportland.com
and theavdept.com.


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Feature photo by Andie Petkus Photography