Guest Program

The guest program and all optional tours will require an additional fee. These items can be added during the registration process online or a form can be submitted to customer service.*

Guest Program

  • Opening Welcome Reception - evening of Wednesday, September 28, 2016
  • Guest Orientation & Welcome Breakfast - Thursday, September 29 at 8:30 a.m., DoubleTree Hotel, Idaho Room.
  • City Tour - Thursday, September 29, following the orientation & breakfast
    • We don't just show you the highlights of downtown; we introduce you to the City of Portland, history, culture and current events. Travel through the various parts of the city and visit all the must-see attractions including the Pearl District, International Rose Test Garden, Nob Hill, Cultural District, and a tour through the Pittock Mansion and Oregon Historical Society Museum.

Guest Program Registration Fee: EB: $295 | ADV: $320 | ONS: $365
* The guest program is only open to guests of a full registrant

Optional Tours

Subject to change. Additional fees apply.

ASCE 2016 Convention offers some great tours and event options that include:

Willamette Valley Winery Tours - Saturday, October 1, 1:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Oregon has come long way and is now know around the world for exquisite sparkling and still wines. Home to some of the most beautiful vineyards and known for its distinctive Pinot Noir, Yamhill Valley Vineyards is the oldest winery in the McMinnville AVA, producing from our grapes right here at the vineyard. Yamhill Valley Vineyards is located on a 150 acre estate in the rolling foothills of Oregon's Coast Range Mountains, one hour southwest of Portland in the Willamette valley. The heart of our wine making is dedicated to Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc, Chardonnay and Riesling. Since our first vintage in 1983 our wines have consistently won top honors in tastings and judging across the nation.

This tour will depart from the Convention center Holladay lobby at 1:45 p.m. The first stop on the tour will be Tresori estate for a wine tasting and charcuterie platter. The group will then move to Beacon Hill Winery for a tasting and harvest talk. Water will be provided.

Tour Registration Fee: EB: $85 | ADV: $95 | ONS: $110

Brewvana Brewery Tour -Thursday, September 29, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

BREWVANA provides the ultimate brewery tour experience in Portland, Oregon. With over 60 breweries within city limits, we offer a fun, laid back touring experience with fellow beer lovers to sample the best beer in Portland. Our great relationships with the breweries in town create a VIP touring experience for our guests. BREWVANA tour guides are your facilitators of fun through your beer journey as well as safe and sober drivers transporting you from Pint A to Pint B. Our tours are all-inclusive, so once you join us, you won’t have to worry about a thing along the way.

Your BREWVANA tour experience in Portland, Oregon will depart from the Oregon Convention Center Holladay Lobby at 6:00 p.m. There will be 3 brewery stops on the tour with plenty of beer, and appetizers, your safe and fun tour guide will give participants a pilsner glass, and pretzel necklace (for palate-cleansing between beers). The bus will drop off back at the DoubleTree Hotel at the conclusion of the tour.

Tour Registration Fee: EB: $135 | ADV: $145 | ONS: $160

Forktown Food Tour - Friday, September 30, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Experience some of the best food in Portland on a 2.5 - 3 hour culinary walking tour of our vibrant downtown. The tour may visit an upscale wine bar, a causal sandwich shop pairing creative sandwiches with local brew, a food cart pod for delicious street focuses not only on the fantastic food & drink scene of Portland, but will also feature the history, art & culture of the city as well.

Participants will meet in the Convention Center Holladay Lobby at 1:30 p.m. and take the MAX blue or red line from the center to Pioneer Square South. The tour will start at The Picnic House at 723 SW Salmon Street in downtown Portland. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes.

Tour Registration Fee: EB: $85 | ADV: $95 | ONS: $110

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