Jeff Brummett

Union Pine Wedding Venue | Portland, Oregon

Union / Pine: A Stunning Modern Industrial Wedding Venue

Are you looking for a wedding venue with style, character, and history?  A wedding venue whose origin story revolves around the romance of its two designers?  If you’re looking for a unique aesthetic in Portland, Oregon, the Union Pine might be perfect.

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Union Pine

Designer Patrick Triato and set decorator Summer Triato created Union Pine.  The space’s design cultivates community and culture.  This 10,000 square foot former warehouse was built in  1960 by Margaret Fritsch.  She was the first female architect in Oregon.  The venue had served as a storage facility for the Volunteer of Americas, a sign shop, and more.  Patrick Triato, remodeled the building with Summer Killingsworth’s help. The two decided to name it “Union Pine.”  The name emphasized their business’s core value of bringing people together.  A few years after working on the Union Pine project, Triato and Killingsworth got married.
Union Pine has years of experience hosting events.  They have done many weddings, art shows, and fundraisers.  Union Pine is a premier event space with unique features. It will stun guests and help couples create a wedding to remember.



This one building features two venues within one centrally-located building.

Union Pine:  This unique main event space consists of three main areas.  There’s a sunken living room with wood floors, middle bar, and an open back room.  This back room can closes off with large rolling doors to create a more intimate space.  It is perfect for guest lists ranging from less than 20 to as many as 50-75.  With the doors open, the room can hold 292 for empty-room standing events. 130 guests can fit for a seated reception.  The South facing windows let in bright natural light. It creates a cozy vibe ideal for weddings.

Backroom Area:  This expansive backroom area is ideal for seated dinners and ceremonies.  It is a mostly-open space.  It features polished concrete floors, striking black beams, and poplar wood walls.  The roll-out cedar doors can section this space off, creating two separate sections.

The Green Room:  This private getaway is a versatile room. It is perfect for resting and preparing before or during the wedding event.  The Green Room comes with a sofa set, full length mirror, and other decorative additions.

The Loft:  This 3500 square foot loft is on the second floor of the building above Union/Pine. It’s fully-furnished 3500 square feet is available for intimate events.  This space can accommodate up to 40 guests. It features a 12-foot reclaimed beam table seating twelve. It also has a modern kitchen, two bathrooms, and vintage designer decor.

The Wishing Well Bar:  The Wishing Well Bar is an exclusive Union/Pine bar.  It’s affordable, buys back unopened alcohol, and allows couples to bring their own.  This reclaimed hand-crafted wood bar was Patrick and Summer’s first construction project together.  They repurposed discarded neighborhood pallets to build it.


Amenities and other information

Union Pine features Sonos surround-sound, central A/C and heat, strung cafe bulbs, and a deck with bench.  There’s speedy wireless internet, a wheelchair accessible entrance, and an open catering policy.  Union Pine’s kitchen has a simple set up and ample room for caterers to spread out and prepare.  Cooking isn’t allowed but the kitchen has a sink, refrigerator, and burners for food prep.


Photographic opportunities

Union Pine is full of character and personality inside and out.  It is full of simple, striking backdrops for taking photos.  It’s creator’s vision for the venue inspired them to share it with the community.  It is full of simple, striking backdrops for taking photos.
I look for beauty in the little moments.  I work to capture your unique relationship with genuine emotion and creativity.


No matter what your vision is for your wedding, Union Pine is a venue that can make your dreams become a reality.  With its romantic history and vibrant, modern vibe, Union Pine is a one-of-a-kind venue.  It has versatility and potential to create an unforgettable celebration.
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