The Hallowed Halls: Recording Studios and Event Space. Portland, OR

Portland's premier recording studio and event space, located in an elegant 100 year old library building.

Portland's premier recording studio and event space, located in an elegant 100 year old library building. 4420 SE 64th Ave. Portland, OR 97206

Event Venue in Portland, OR

The Hallowed Halls is the perfect event venue if you want to host a concert, film screening or other community gathering in the Portland, OR area. We are located in the heart of the city, so you can conveniently round up a crowd for any event. Our venue space lends itself well to a variety of conventions, like arts presentations or discussion seminars. It’s our aim to create an event venue for the community that allows everyone to come together in support of the arts and thought leadership.

The Hallowed Halls has hosted a series of diverse events over the years, some of which include fashion shows, kundalini yoga summits and comedy acts. It’s the ideal event venue for productions with live audiences and has just the right acoustics to make for a great recording or filming space. We are well prepared to assist with stage set up, tear down and providing the proper equipment to make your event a great success.

These are some of the events we can help you host:

  • Concert: The event space is constructed to allow for an amazing acoustic experience from any seat in the house.

  • Educational Workshop: Lead a class discussion or lecture in this beautiful events space, with its own history as a library and education hub.

  • Film Screening: Feature length movies, documentaries and independent films have a place for screening here at our venue.

  • Conference / Seminar: We have plenty of space for conferences in our contemporary events venue with old-school style and historic charm.

  • Community Gathering: Portland residents can gather their neighbors and friends for community gatherings of all kinds in this spectacular events space.

  • Live Podcast: The cutting-edge recording equipment we provide at our events space is optimal for putting together a live podcast episode before an audience.

  • Video Filming: Our events venue is complete with a state-of-the-art soundstage and lighting fit for filming high-quality video.

The Hallowed Halls

The Hallowed Halls is an exceptional event venue with experience carrying out community gatherings without a hitch. You will have a team of professionals to assist you in delivering an amazing night for your audience or executing quality film and audio recordings. Host your event with a venue that has established a stellar reputation and strong ties to our grassroots community. Call The Hallowed Halls at 503-319-8329 to reserve our event space for your next special occasion.


Upcoming Events:


Fanna-Fi-Allah Sufi Qawwali Night in Portland

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Thursday, October 18th. 7:30-10pm

The Fanna-Fi-Allah Sufi Qawwali ensemble returns to Portland for their annual smashing night of ecstatic devotional music from India & Pakistan! Presented by Beloved Festival.

Qawwali is a passionate devotional practice in which the fire of divine love (ishq) is ecstatically expressed through the mystical verses of Sufi poets, sung in Urdu, Farsi, Hindi and Punjabi. The origins of qawwali music date back about a thousand years to the first sufi mystics who came to India. Qawwali has evolved into an immense art form spanning over hundreds of years of poets, languages & musical evolutions.
The aspiration of Fanna-Fi-Allah is to bring the magic of Pakistani qawwali to the west in it’s traditional form, inherited directly form the grand masters. Along with performing in much of the western world over the past decade, Fanna has also been deeply involved within Pakistan & India. Spending plenty of study time with Pakistan’s present day qawwali greats, as well as performing regularly in the important sufi shrines & festivals.

Doors at 6:30pm
Showtime at 7:30pm

$25 presale
$30 at the door

Taina Asili w/Claudia Cuentas Oviedo


Sunday, October 21st. 7-10pm

New York based Puerto Rican singer and activist Taina Asili and her band (la Banda Rebelde) will bring the high-energy Afro-Latin fusion music to the stage of Hallowed Halls on Sunday Oct. 21, 2018. Portland based Peruvian singer Claudia Cuentas Oviedo and her band will be opening the night. Come dance to the rhythm of rebellion!

Check Taina Asili's new single and music video documentary for Puerto Rico here:

Taina Asili is a Puerto Rican singer, bandleader and activist carrying on the tradition of her ancestors, fusing past and present struggles into one soulful and defiant voice. In January 2017, Taina performed for over half a million people at The Women’s March on Washington. Her most recent music video “No Es Mi Presidente,” which she wrote and directed, was premiered in Rolling Stone and received national acclaim. The Huffington Post named her in a list of in a list of “12 Freedom Fighting Bands To Get You Through the Trump Years”, and Billboard Magazine featured her in a list of “11 Songs of Protest & Resistance by Latino Artists.” Taína Asili’s voice exudes strength of Spirit, filling listeners with the fervor for freedom and inspiring audiences to dance to the rhythm of rebellion. Over her 20-year career, Taina has performed around the globe, sharing the stage with renowned artists and activists such as Alicia Keys, Janelle Monae, Madonna, Talib Kweli, Angela Davis, Cornel West, Tom Morello, Jello Biafra and The Sierra Leone Refugee All-Stars.

More about Claudia Cuentos Oviedo at

Don’t Tell Comedy


Saturday, October 27th

Secret comedy shows with secret comedians in secret locations. BYOB.

Comedy's Worst Kept Secret.

Don't Tell Comedy is a secret comedy show that hosts some of the best and brightest comedians in the United States. This time around we will be in the Southeast neighborhood of Portland! Purchase a ticket and the exact location will be emailed to you by our event coordinator the day of the show. To purchase tickets you can go to our website:

Purchase a ticket and the address will be emailed to you the day of the show.


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Performances by:


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We can help you host your next:

Concert     Educational workshop     Film screening     Conference / seminar     Community gathering     Live podcast     Video filming

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