Have a staycation and join in a movie night at Hotel Irvine. Grab your blankets and beach chairs to spend nights under the stars for Movie Nights in The Backyard. They are evenings filled with live music and nostalgic blockbuster favorites shown on the big outdoor screen. This Friday, catch The Goonies, and August 21, catch Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. For dining, a picnic from The Marketplace can be pre-ordered, or feast on chef’s outdoor BBQ with tri-tip sandwiches, bratwurst, hot dogs and hamburgers and munch on staple movie snacks like popcorn and candy. $5; free for children under five; Friday, 6:30 pm; 17900 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA, 92614; for complete schedule, menus and FAQ, visit HotelIrvine.com/
For those who’d like to make it a mini getaway, Hotel Irvine is offering a Movie Night Retreat Package that includes four Movie Night tickets, a blanket and movie-themed welcome treat. Package price starts at $169 per night. Additional Saturday night stays start at $159. Book online here or call 866.396.4201.