Portland’s vibrant downtown gathering space since 1984

In the heart of downtown Portland, Pioneer Courthouse Square is the urban park at the center of events, community, and all things Portland. Every year, Pioneer Courthouse Square hosts more than 300 events that connect the city and its residents while functioning as the informal gathering space for long-time residents and guests alike. Whatever brings you to, or keeps you in Portland, you're sure to find your bearings at Pioneer Courthouse Square. Donate to the Square

Upcoming Events

Oct 16 @ 8:00 am – Nov 6 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 am
Turn in your ballot for the upcoming general election at the Square between October 16 and November 6. The ballot box is located near the corner of Broadway and Yamhill. For more information visit multco.us/elections.
Pioneer Courthouse Square
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
5:00 pm
Halloween costume wedding? Yes please! Stop by this pop-up wedding and grab a trick-or-treat gift bag filled with Halloween candy.
Pioneer Courthouse Square
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
9:00 am
Students from a variety of specialties partner with local providers to offer free health services and resources to Portland’s underserved community members. This fair is part of Healthcare Equity Week, which is an annual event... Read more »
Pioneer Courthouse Square

Event Opportunities

Portland, Oregon's home for events, from parades and gatherings to food and beer festivals, and more, Pioneer Courthouse Square can host it all with uniquely Portland flair and complete event support.

Buy a Brick

Perhaps nothing else embodies the spirit of Portland quite like the bricks at the center of Pioneer Courthouse Square. These iconic bricks symbolize the people and sense of community that make Portland such an extraordinary city, and you can be part of that legacy! By purchasing a custom-engraved brick, you can be part of the city's pulse at the Square, and beyond.

We welcome your visit!

Visiting Pioneer Courthouse Square is an unforgettable Portland experience. Whether you come to attend an event, shop, explore the bricks, or stop for lunch at one of the eclectic food carts, your Portland, Oregon visit starts at Pioneer Courthouse Square.

Pioneer Courthouse Square