Preferred Caterers

Oaks Park no longer offers in-house catering. Oaks Park does not charge additional fees or require additional paperwork when you use a preferred caterer.

The list of preferred caterers is subject to change for 2023.

The Buffalo Gap

We are known for home cooked comfort portions! Over the last 45 years we have focused on scratch recipes and friendly, genuine, neighborly service. From buffalo wings to blackened salmon and Kobe Beef sliders to hand battered fish and chips, we have something for every occasion and budget.



Buster's BBQ

With 40 years experience serving groups up to 5000, Buster's Barbecue is going to make your next event memorable. Whether you choose Buster’s full-service, on-site catering, or ready-to-serve delivery, your guests won't be able to get enough of our Texas style, slow smoked meats and homemade side dishes.


ChefStable Catering

ChefStable offers food on par with Portland's best restaurants. A member of the ChefStable Restaurant group, we have unique partnerships with many of your favorite restaurants and chefs. From cocktail parties to formal celebrations, ChefStable Catering elevates the cuisine for your special event.



Elephants Deli

Elephants Catering & Events is perfect for any event, from a family celebration to a gorgeous black-tie gala. We use only the freshest ingredients paired with impeccable service. Relax and enjoy the party as our team of catering professionals help you create a truly memorable occasion.




Sellwood's family-friendly sports bar is excited to take care of groups of up to 200 and celebrate summer with all of your party needs! Offering picnic-style fried chicken, sandwiches, classic sides and dessert. Need a cake, ice cream and other treats? Our sweets shop, Holler Treats, has plenty of customizable options!



McKillips Catering Inc.

McKillip's Catering* is family owned and operated mobile onsite BBQ company. Since 1998 we've been the premiere caterer for large groups in the Northwest. We cook everything fresh onsite, source local ingredients and take pride in the work we do and the friendships we build. Contact McKillip’s today!



Rip City Grill

Since 2008 Rip City Grill has been pleasing the masses. In a nutshell, we grill everything onsite with our giant wood fire BBQs and serve it buffet style. We use high quality ingredients and always bring enough food at a fair price. Meat and fire let us quench your crowds' primal appetite.




*McKillips Catering Inc. is a separate company from McKillip's Western Pacific Catering, which is not a preferred vendor.

Oaks Park Pizza

Pizza must be purchased from Oaks Park; outside pizza is prohibited.

$27 per pizza

Cheese, pepperoni, veggie, and 1/2 & 1/2 available.

Available by pre-order only. Pies are 16" with 12 slices per pie. Pizza will be delivered to your picnic area by Oaks Park staff at a pre-arranged time. Includes disposable 10" paper plates.

Concessions Vouchers

$13 each

Vouchers may be redeemed for any combo baskets. Baskets include fries and a 16 oz. fountain drink.

Vouchers are only available for events that are scheduled while the amusement park is operational. Guests must redeem their voucher at the Midway Grill. A minimum purchase of 25 or more is required. Vouchers are non-refundable. Vouchers are valid on any operating day of the season in which they are purchased.

Ice Cream Tickets

$3 each

Treat your guests to a tasty chocolate, vanilla, or swirl soft-serve cone!

Tickets are only available for events that are scheduled while the amusement park is operational. Guests must redeem their ticket at the Midway Treats concession stand. A minimum purchase of 25 or more is required. Tickets are non-refundable. Tickets are valid on any operating day of the season in which they are purchased.

Outside Catering

Outside caterers are defined as any entity not on our preferred caterer list, with the exception of grocery stores, being paid to provide food or beverages. You are welcome to hire an outside caterer but some additional fees and paperwork requirements do apply. A fee of 20% of your caterer's total invoice applies and the caterer must complete an Oaks Park Policy Acknowledgment and supply us with a certificate of insurance a minimum of 21 days before the event date, and provide a copy of the invoice a minimum of 10 days before the event. To-go, pick-up, drop-off, and full-service style catering orders are subject to the outside caterer requirements and fees.

Homemade Food

Private, invitation-only events may provide homemade food with no additional fee required.


Alcohol must be purchased from Oaks Park and must be ordered a minimum of 28 days before the rental date; outside alcohol is prohibited. Events with an anticipated attendance of 400+ must hire a bartender at a rate of $35 per server, per hour. Fees include plastic cups (kegs/wine only), tubs, and ice.

Craft Beer

55 Serving Keg = $320 • 24 Can Case = $108

Deschutes Kings Crispy Pilsner, Fresh Squeezed IPA, Mirror Pond Pale Ale or Black Butte Porter • Modelo Especial • Rogue Dead Guy Ale • Widmer Hefeweisen • Hopworks Urban Brewery (cans only) Golden Hammer Lager, Robot Panda Hazy IPA, Powell Cyro IPA

Domestic Beer

85 Serving Keg = $240 • 24 Can Case = $84

Bud Light • Coors Light

House Beer

24 Can Case = $60

Pabst Blue Ribbon • Rainier • Rolling Rock

Cider & Seltzer

55 Serving Keg = $320 • 24 Can Case = $108

2 Towns Bright Cider, Made Marion, Pacific Pineapple, Prickly Pearadise • Portland Cider Company Imperial Dry, Kinda Dry • Mike's Hard Lemonade Variety • White Claw Variety Pack


12 Bottle Case (60 servings) = $200

Acrobat (OR) Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Rose • Charles Smith (WA) Chardonnay, Merlot, Riesling, Rose Syrah • House Wine (WA) Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc • Joe (WA) Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Pinot Rose • Josh Cellars (WA) Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Prosecco, Sauvignon Blanc • Waterbrook (WA) Pinot Gris, Sangiovese Rose, Sauvignon Blanc • Chateau St. Michelle (WA) Brut, Brut Rose • Freixent (Italy) Extra Dry Prosecco, Rose Prosecco • La Marca( Italy) Prosecco extra dry

Beverage Tickets


Tickets are valid for any alcoholic beverage at the Midway Grill. Must purchase a minimum of 25 tickets. Tickets are only available for events that are scheduled while the amusement park is operational.

Non-Alcoholic Beveages

Bottled Water: $26

24 bottle case of 20 oz. Dasani bottles.

Soft Drinks: $35.50

24 bottle case of 20 oz. bottles. Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, Sprite, Barq's Root Beer, Fanta Orange, and Minute Maid Lemonade are available.

20lb Bag of Ice: $8

Full Policies: Please view our picnic area event policies for full food and beverage policies. For dietary information please contact our Food & Beverage Director.



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Picnic area reservation requests are processed in the order they are received.


Event Policies

Before requesting a rental reservation, please read our picnic area event policies.


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Picnic area rentals are available during amusement park hours March-September.


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