For the past two years drive-in movie fans have loved the Expo Center’s Drive-In Movie Spectacular – and we are back with another round this August! If you grew up going to drive-in movies, you know what a treat it is to travel with your family, friends or date to see a movie in your car. Many thought those days were long since gone, but oh contraire, we have a spectacular Drive-In experience right here in Portland — sponsored by the Portland Tribune and IHeart Media.
The Portland Expo Center is bringing back movies again to be played on a giant screen, right at the Expo Center. Join us for the – The PDX Drive-In Movie Spectacular! – will have all the food, music and fun with a modern twist.
This year, the Drive-In Movie Spectacular! will be offering up The Shining, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Harry Potter and Sorcerer’s Stone, Grease and Caddy Shack! New this year – we will be having contests, a goodie bag for every car courtesy of TicketsWest, best costumes (dress a role from a movie), a fantastic selfie area, games, roaming characters, a mini-haunted house and much more! Additionally, those taking MAX (Yellow Line to the Expo), or biking, throw down a blanket on the grass area courtesy of JB Instant Lawn or set up chairs – we have a fantastic outdoor sound system too!
Each night there will be different bands on the Riverview Community Bank stage (get the line up of bands here: ExpoMovies.com), our charity – Paint Paul and community organizations attending, short films, cartoons and more – plus a beer garden courtesy of HUB (Hopworks Urban Brewery) called the HUB Hangout, plenty of food vendors — including Portland Roasting Coffee. You can also pre-buy your tickets to The PDX Drive-In Movie Spectacular! at ExpoMovies.com