Rec Center: McCune Gym and Pendleton Foundation Room

Give us a call for help planning your special event. Think about the Recreation Center when organizing that next famly reunion or corporate party. We can set up a sports challenge in the gymnasium, like dodgeball or basketball, and then the party can move downstairs to the Foundation Room for food and beverages. Lots of fun for everyone!

photo: child birthdayHelen McCune Gymnasium

Rent the gymnasium for sports practice, birthday parties, or other events. In addition to the gym floor, we have a loft full of games to keep any party fun. Feel free to bring your own music (CDs, MP3, or your phone) to really amp up the party. Please note that new iPhones without headphone jacks are not compatible with our sound system. 

Birthday Party Program- $55

Youth birthday parties are scheduled on Saturdays with four time blocks to choose from: 10:15 to 12:30, 12:45 to 3:00 pm, 3:15 to 5:30 pm, and 5:45 to 8:00 pm. For teen parties, please plan to provide one adult chaperone for every 15 guests. Included in your reservation are the exclusive use of the gym floor and upstairs loft. The loft includes foosball, ping pong, and pool tables, tables and chairs, and a small prep area. Many people choose to do cake and presents upstairs. The gym floor will be set up according to the age of the child and any add-ons that you have chosen. For tots, the tot time floor is set up, for older children the gym floor is set up with various activities, for teens, you can choose between an open gym set up or one of the add-ons such as NERS Wars or Glow in the Dark Dodgeball. 

Bouncy House Age Limit: 10 years old
Weight Limit: 100 pounds
Putt Putt Golf Course   $10
NERF Wars Bring your own NERF guns. We provide safety glasses and an obstable course with barriers and tunnels. $10  
Glow in the Dark Dodgeball We provide glow in the dark dodgeballs, glow in the dark bracelets, and glow in the dark necklaces. Feel free to bring anything else glow in the dark that you would like. $10 Only available from 5:45-8:00 October-March


Saturday Birthday Party FAQ's

Contact the Parks & Recreation Office at 541-276-8100 to reserve. Please note that time slots fill up FAST. You'll find the gymnasium at 510 SW Dorion, on the west end of the City Hall complex. 

Pendleton Foundation Room

The Pendleton Foundation Room is located beneath the Helen McCune Gymnasium at 510 SW Dorion, on the west end of the City Hall/Library complex. Its large, open room with electric fireplace is an ideal place for meetings, receptions, or special events. It also features a bar area and kitchen.

Minimum rental is 2 hours and fees include building supervision. The room capacity when set up banquet-style is between 80 and 100, depending on the number of people at each table. 

photo: Foundation Room

How Do I Make A Reservation?

Call the the Parks Office at 541-276-8100 to check availability or to make an appointment to see the facility. Please remember that our first responsibility is to provide recreation programs for our community. Consequently, department programs will take priority over the schedule. Unfortunately, noise from gymnasium activities is not conducive to use of the Foundation Room.

Once an available date has been determined, complete the application and submit it with the deposits to the Parks Office at 865 Tutuilla Road. No payments can be accepted at the Recreation Center.

See bottom of the Vert facility page for our policy on alcohol.

IMPORTANT - your date is not confirmed until your depost is received. The rental fee is due 14 business days prior to your date of use. 

Parks, Recreation & Cemetery | 865 Tutuilla Rd. | Pendleton, OR 97801
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