Let’s all go to the movies, dahling. Pop-Up Cinema, a series of complimentary semi-impromptu screenings of some of our favorite films, takes place approximately twice per month in our private Screening Room, where a state-of-the-art projector, expansive 16 ft. screen, gold leaf ceilings, historic architectural details and plush surroundings provide the perfect setting for a memorable movie-going experience.
Dates, times and film selections are posted here when announced. Pop Up Cinema is always FREE to the public! Pop Up Cinema has limited seating. Due to popular demand, we now require reservations. Please reserve your seat by calling the hotel at 503-219-2094.
The Driftwood Room bartenders select a specialty cocktail to complement each Pop Up Cinema screening and wine, craft beer, cocktails and non-alcoholic sips are available for purchase at happy hour prices. Plus, Pop Up Cinema-goers can order tempting movie-friendly nibbles at happy hour prices for the duration of the film. We screen vintage movie trailers from the year of the featured movie during the first hour after the doors open.
Sunday, May 31: Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961): Back by popular demand! Audrey Hepburn and George Peppard star in this romantic Comedy. Struggling writer Paul Varjak (Peppard) moves into a New York apartment building and becomes intrigued by his pretty, quirky neighbor Holly Golightly (Hepburn). Holly’s lifestyle confuses and fascinates Paul; in public she flits through parties with a sexy, sophisticated air, but when they’re alone she changes into a sweetly vulnerable bundle of neuroses. Doors open at 3 pm and screening at 4 pm.
Sunday, June 14: Royal Wedding (1951): This lighthearted musical has legendary Fred Astaire and Portland’s own Jane Powell staring as a brother -sister dance act who move their show from New York to London at the time of Princess Elizabeth’s wedding. They each developed their own British love interest and comedy ensues. Doors open at 3 pm and screening at 4 pm.
Sunday, June 28: The Sound of Music (1965): In honor of this incredible movie’s 50th year anniversary, we bring bring Maria and the Von Trapp family to you! One of the most popular movie musicals of all time, The Sound of Music is based on the true story of the Trapp Family Singers. Julie Andrews stars as Maria, a young nun in an Austrian convent who leaves to become the governess of the Von Trapps. Doors open at 3 pm and screening at 4 pm.