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Fall 2011 Events at Bridgeport Village

Sep 14, 2011

Bridgeport Village is the Pacific Northwest’s preeminent fashion and lifestyle shopping center. Consisting of 500,000 sq.ft., the center offers an outstanding and enviable array of the regions first and exclusive one of a kind and internationally renowned stores and boutiques including Cole Haan, The Container Store, Crate & Barrel, Z-Gallerie, Eileen Fisher, Patrick James, MAC Cosmetics, Tommy Bahama, Under U 4 Men along with the first Coldwater Creek Spa and the largest Regal Cinema in the state — now with an IMAX Theater.

Visit  www.bridgeport-village.com to see a complete list of Center Events and a current list of Store Promotions and Sales

Here are some upcoming events for Fall 2011:

Girls’ Night Out:Thursday, Sept. 15 Enjoy extended happy hours, exclusive offers, special savings and a free gift with $25 purchase. 5:00-9:00pm

Very Engaging Bridal Event: Sunday, Sept. 25: Brides-to-be can find all of their wedding needs in one place at a Very Engaging Bridal Event presented by Bridgeport Village & Portland Bride and Groom 11:00am-4:00pm

Brides Against Breast Cancer Wedding Gown Sale: September 24 & 25 11:00am-4:00pm

Halloween Family Fun Festival: Sunday, Oct. 30

Civil War Pep Rally: Wednesday, Nov. 23

The Beatniks FREE Concert & Holiday Tree Lighting Friday, Nov. 25

Back to School Shopping Getaway?

Aug 15, 2011

Back to School Shopping in Grand Style…

Does back to school shopping have to be a chore? NO! Do you have to be a student (or a parent of a student) to enjoy tax-free back to school shopping sales and deals? NO! Our close proximity to two of the top shopping destinations in the Northwest make us a hot spot for shoppers to stay; so we have created Grand Shopping Package to accommodate you.

When you reserve your Grand Shopping Package, you will receive

  • A one nights stay in one of our luxurious rooms;
  • A $25 gift certificate to either Woodburn Company Stores or Bridgeport Village;
  • Our unique “shopper’s survival kit,”;
  • a $5.00 gift card to Starbucks.

Hotel amenities include complimentary covered parking, hot breakfast buffet, indoor pool and fitness center.

Call the front desk at 866-968-5757 for more info or to reserve your shopping package today!

Bridgeport Village

Bridgeport Village in Tigard Oregon just outside of Portland, Oregon and steps away from our hotel. Stores and boutiques include Coach, Cole Haan, The Container Store, Crate & Barrel, Z-Gallerie, Eileen Fisher, Patrick James, MAC Cosmetics, Tommy Bahama, Under U 4 Men (and much more) along with the first Coldwater Creek Spa and the largest Regal Cinema in the state — now with an IMAX Theater. Reserve the Grand Shopping Package and you’ll receive a $25 Bridgeport Village gift card with your stay.

Woodburn Company Stores

Woodburn Company Stores is the largest outlet center in Oregon with big-name brands and outlet savings at more than 95 stores, including: adidas, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, Columbia Sportswear, J.Crew, Polo Ralph Lauren, Nike Factory Store, The North Face, Under Armour and more! Located just 25 minutes south of Portland, off I-5 at Woodburn Exit 271. Reserve the Grand Shopping Package and you’ll receive a $25 Woodburn Company Stores gift card with your stay.

VaVaBloom Landscape Displays at Bridgeport Village

Mar 26, 2011

Shoppers at Bridgeport Village are in for a special springtime treat!  The center will be featuring stunning garden and landscape displays for the public to enjoy through May 10 as part of the VaVaBloom Landscape Displays!

Drop by for some inspiration for your own garden or to simply enjoy these wonderful designs.

Participating Landscape companies include

Just look at some of the displays from last years VaVaBloom Landscape Display event.

VaVaBloom Landscape Displays at Bridgeport Village through May 10

VaVaBloom Landscape Displays March 21 through May 10

 

We would love to see your pictures!  Post your favorites on our Facebook page!

Dine at Agave…Take in a Movie…..and a Night at The Grand Hotel at Bridgeport!

Mar 18, 2011

Lights, Camera, Action! at the Grand Hotel at Bridgeport

New “Dinner and a Movie Package” Package Available for the next 2 weekends! March 18-20 & March 25-27

We have partnered with the popular Bridgeport Village restaurant, Agave Grill to provide a limited time offer to experience a great “Date Night”  at Bridgeport Village!

Enjoy dinner and drinks at one of Bridgeport Village’s most popular restaurants and then relax with some popcorn in one of Regal Cinema’s over-sized chairs!

The package includes:
. Free Appetizer Coupon from Agave Grill
. (2) Movie Tickets to Regal Cinemas Bridgeport Village Stadium 18
. Luxuriously Appointed Guest Room

The package price starts at $119 (plus tax) for a Classic King! BUT if you are really looking to impress, you can upgrade to a Jacuzzi Suite for only $139 (plus tax)

Please call the Front Desk directly at 866-968-5757 and ask for the “Dinner and a Movie Package” to take advantage of this offer today!

This limited offer is available the weekends of 3/18/11-3/20/11 and 3/25/11-3/27/11.

The Holidays Are Coming to The Grand Hotel at Bridgeport!

Nov 18, 2010

The 2010 Holiday Season is here and we have several announcements to make to our loyal guests and friends to kick things off!

The Grand Gives Back 2010

This holiday season we have adopted the theme, The Grand Gives Back 2010 . We have purchased our poinsettias that decorate our lobby from Sunnyside Environmental School’s 2010 Wreath & Poinsettia Sale. This is a local school initiative to raise money for school activities by selling fresh holiday decorations.

In keeping with the spirit of giving back, we will also be hosting a Salvation Army Angel Giving Tree to benefit local families who need our help this season. To learn how you can help make someone’s holiday brighter, please come by our lobby or contact us at 866-968-5757.

Stay tuned- we will announcing more initiatives to give back to the community that has given us so much!

The Grand Hotel Bridgeport Black Friday Special

It’s no secret that retail stores are offering BIG discounts to holiday shoppers the day after Thanksgiving so we want to make your Bridgeport Village shopping experience the best.  Our Black Friday Special is $99 and includes an early chef prepared breakfast to fuel your day (not to mention we are walking distance of the Bridgeport Village Shopping District- one of Oregon’s Premiere shopping destinations).

You will also have access to our luxurious hotel amenities including:

  • Shuttle Service
  • Indoor pool and spa
  • Work Out Room
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Complimentary high-speed internet
  • Complimentary covered parking

Holiday Events at Bridgeport Village

Bridgeport Village is bringing in the Holiday Spirit with their annual traditions!  On Friday, November 26 (Black Friday) Santa will be rolling into Bridgeport Village on the Bridgeport Express Train.

That evening, you won’t want to the miss the big Light Up The Night Holiday Event from 6-8pm featuring Santa and Mrs. Claus, live entertainment from the Tom Grant band featuring Shelly Rudolph, and the official lighting of the stunning Holiday Tree in Center Court.

The Grand Shopping Package is a Great Way to Experience Bridgeport Village Shopping

Sep 03, 2010

Whether you have some back-to-school shopping yet to do or want to get a head start on holiday shopping- Bridgeport Village  in Tigard Oregon just outside of Portland, Oregon and steps away from our hotel is a one of a kind shopping destination.

Our guests enjoy shopping in renowned stores and boutiques including Coach, Cole Haan, The Container Store, Crate & Barrel, Z-Gallerie, Eileen Fisher, Patrick James, MAC Cosmetics, Tommy Bahama, Under U 4 Men  (and much more) along with the first Coldwater Creek Spa and the largest Regal Cinema in the state — now with an IMAX Theater.

Reserve the Grand Shopping Package and you’ll receive a $25 Bridgeport Village gift card and gift with your stay. Hotel amenities include complimentary covered parking, hot breakfast buffet, indoor pool and fitness center and plasma televisions.

Still not convinced? Enjoy this video from our friends at Washington County Visitors Association

More Family Events Happening at Bridgeport Village All Summer Long

Jul 29, 2010

Bridgeport Village is Bringing Back the Train!

Summer is in full swing and what better way to celebrate the long warm days than to spend time with the entire family.  Many of our guests have been enjoying the variety of activities (many of them free) that have been happening at the shopping center.  And the list of fun keeps growing!

Check out what is happening in August.

Summer Concert Series : Each Thursday through August 26 beginning at 5:30 Take in the sights and sounds of talented musicians that represent a diverse range of musical genres.  These concerts also feature youth performers from the Tualatin-Tigard School District who perform before the main act.

Guests can now order to-go concert picnic menus by placing an order through Guest Services (503-968-1704) and receive a reserved table at the concert!

Storybook Playhouses Imagination Celebration through August 14: At long last the Storybook Playhouse Project will come to life in Portland this summer! This amazing project features a showcase of storybook themed playhouses designed and built by a select group of Portland’s local architects and home builders.  The Playhouses are open from 11am to 6pm Monday through Sunday. Storybook Readings will take place at 11:30am, 2:30pm and 4:30pm daily.

Free Train Rides August 4-8 Due to popular demand, The Bridgeport Express Returns for a limited summer engagement. We loved the train rides around the center during the holidays!  Catch a ride around The Village from 11am-5pm daily!

Camp Bridgeport Wednesdays now through August 25, from 10:30am to 12:30pm. Join Radio Disney AM1640 and Bridgeport Village for dancing, games and awesome prizes! Located in Center Court.

Regal Cinemas Free Family Film Festival 10 – 11:30am every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday through August 25. Enjoy popular movies for the whole family for free! Click here for more information.

Wedding Planning Tips For Washington County Oregon

Jul 28, 2010

Very Engaging Bridal Event is Sept. 12 at Bridgeport Village

Being this close to Portland, Oregon has its advantages when it comes to wedding planning.   Locals and visitors really have their pick of dream wedding locations: vineyards, outdoors, historic buildings, you name it.  Here are some tips to planning your perfect day in Washington County.

Visit the Washington County Visitor’s Association list of local venues. The WCVA’s Wedding Wonderland Page contains great suggestions for vineyards and other unique and special locations well suited for for your big day!

Utilize Local Wedding Planners and Search for Vendors Recommended by the WCVA and Local Merchants.   Here are a few to get your started on your search:

  • Columbia Crossroads: Tours, Travel, Events (503) 225-9995
  • Convention & Meeting Planners of Oregon, Inc. (503) 846-1742
  • Peter Corvallis Productions 503-222-1664
  • Royce’s Prop Shop (503) 283-8828

Also check out:

Wedding Resource Studio in Tigard

WCVA Resource Page

Attend the Very Engaging Bridal Event at Bridgeport Village on Sunday, September 12 from 11am to 4pm
This is your chance to find free expert advice from local wedding planners, sample delicious cakes, nibbles and sip on wine and champagne. Meet bridal jewelry designers, try on sparkly baubles and get inspired by invitation and gift ideas.  See beautiful floral creations, get pampered and beautified and register for your must-have gifts and much more!  Visit www.bridgeport-village.com for more info.

Consider Hosting Rehearsal Dinners, Showers and Parties at Bridgeport Village. We love Bridgeport Village because it is elegant, unique, service oriented and convenient to our guests.  The center also provides a variety of popular restaurants to suite any taste and budget.  You may also want to consider booking one of their specialty salons and spas to pamper your bridal party on the big day!

Consider the Service Options Available at The Grand Hotel in Bridgeport.   There are numerous reasons we are a great choice to host your important event. Wedding guests love our amenities (Free WiFi, Indoor Pool, Hot Tub, Workout room, and hot breakfast buffet) Our committed staff will provide the outstanding service you deserve to make your day perfect.

Summertime Outdoor Concerts and Movies at Bridgeport Village

Jun 30, 2010

Everybody knows that Bridgeport Village offers a great mix of shops, entertainment & restaurants and is only steps away from our hotel. Did you know Bridgeport Village is offering outdoor entertainment to celebrate the warm summer days ahead? Be sure to check the Bridgeport Village Event Page for the most current information on the musicians and movies listed below:

Outdoor Movie Series: Wednesday Nights July 21 & 28 and August 4 &11

Bridgeport Village is launching their first annual Outdoor Movie Series on the top floor of the parking structure! Doors open at 7pm, movies start at 9pm. Under 18 not permitted without a parent. All movies are rated PG-13.

July 21 – The Blind Side
July 28 – Big Fish
August 4 – Dirty Dancing
August 11 – Love Actually

Summer Concert Series: Thursdays July 8 through August 26 from 6:30 to 8:30pm

Youth Performers from the Tualatin-Tigard School District will perform from 5:30 -6pm before every concert.

July 8: The Beatniks & Ian Stephens, James Fogerty and Derek Harris (Tigard High) – Guitar Jazz

July 15: Hit Explosion-B’Elanna Rhodehamel (Hazelbrook) and Parker Ediger (Twality)- African Marimba

July 22:  Cool-Ade- Euphony Brothers: Justin Lacey and Cole Sashkin (Tualatin High) – Singer/Guitar

July 29:  GruVbox- Shaelynn Dalton (Tigard High) – Singer/Guitar

August 5:  Keegan Smith and the Fam- Noah Hocker (Tigard High) and Andrew Olson (Tualtain High) – Jazz

August 12: Zuzo Blue- Rebecca McDade (Tualatin High) – Vocalist

August 19: The Retros- PDX Jazz: Kyle Monitor, Tristan Weitkamp (Tigard High) and Andrwe Olson and Hanna Dexter (Tualatin HIgh) – Jazz

August 28: Suprise Guest & Mhofu Marimba: (Deer Creek Alumni) – Marimba

7 Reasons to Host Your Next Group Meeting at The Grand Hotel at Bridgeport

Jun 24, 2010

It is a little known secret that The Grand Hotel at Bridgeport is one of the best options for Group Meetings and events in our area.   Our hotel is ideal for wedding parties, family functions, church, garden tour, wine tour, professional, convention and government groups.  Whatever your needs are, we have  over 2,150 square-feet of flexible meeting space to accommodate your event.

Here are 7 reasons why you should consider hosting your next event with us:

1. Exceptional Services and Amenities

Business, meeting and leisure travelers are frequently impressed with the level of service and amenities our hotel offers:

  • A luxurious indoor pool and Fitness center,
  • Our spacious and warm hotel lobby- ideal for meeting and socializing,
  • Free Covered Parking,
  • Free Wifi,
  • Free Breakfast Buffet.

2. Location Location Location

We are located across the street from the Bridgeport Village Shopping Center, the Pacific Northwest’s preeminent fashion and lifestyle shopping center. Endless shopping, dining and entertainment options are available for our guests.

We are also less than 30 minutes away from The Portland International Airport (PDX) and a 20 minutes or less to many of Portland, Oregon’s  top attractions.  We are located right off of I-5 and easy to find.  See our map for exact location.

3.  Our full-service, professionally trained staff:

We take a great deal of pride in our outstanding level of customer service.  At every turn, you’ll find uniformly friendly and professional service from our staff at every level.  From the front desk to catering to cleaning and hotel maintenance to management – we are here to serve you!

4.  Our Unique and Sustainable Approach to Banquets & Catering Services

Inspired by sustainable, local farms and ingredients, our on-site catering team brings the Northwest’s freshest seasonal offerings to the table. Select items from our extensive menu or work with our staff to create a customized meal that you and your guests are sure to remember.

4.  Guests Will Be Impressed and Comfortable with their Accommodations

The warm, inviting interior will let your guests know they are staying at a  distinctively different luxury facility.   Each of our over-sized rooms and suites comes standard with leather furniture in the living room area, a working desk and ergonomic office chair, complimentary high-speed Internet access (either hard-wired or wifi), refrigerator, microwave, coffee station complete with organic NW coffee and local teas and a double-sized bathroom complete with a separate shower and tub.

5.  Our New Technology Equipment and Outstanding Staff to Assist with all Needs

The Grand Hotel can provide:
• LCD Projectors
• Screens
• Plasma Television
• Wireless Microphones and House Sound
• DVD/VCR Players
• Flip Charts and Whiteboards
• Speakerphones

6.  Flexible and Impressive Meeting Spaces:

Here is a description of the meeting rooms we have available- click on the link to each room for additional  information:

Bridgeport Room
The Bridgeport Room offers 1,750 square feet of flexible meeting space, perfect for your next special event. In the summer months, open the French doors for access to almost 600 additional square feet on our stone patio.

Breakfast Room
Available in the afternoon and evening, our Breakfast Room is perfect for casual luncheons, dinners and social events. The Breakfast Room features 1,650 square feet of meeting space on an as-is basis.

Board Room
At 415 square feet, our Executive Board Room is ideal for board meetings, breakout sessions and workshops. Located past our lobby on the first floor, the Board Room offers natural lighting and plenty of privacy.

7.  We are a “Green Hotel”

Our company engages in sustainable practices in everyday operations, and strives to do business with other companies who share dedication to “green” business practices.  A few of our green operational practices include:

  • Use 100% recycled paper for all printed material
  • Utilize Earth friendly cleaning solutions
  • Installation of earth friendly drainage systems
  • Energy Star appliances used throughout the hotel
  • Sleeping room towel and linen program
  • Recycling in all guest rooms as well as public areas
  • Use of compact fluorescent light bulb throughout the hotel

Please contact our Special Events Coordinator for more information.  Call us at 503-968-5757 or toll free at 866-968-5757 and ask for “Special Events”….


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