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Portland Xanadu: the Rise and Fall of the Hoyt Hotel

The city's ultimate night spot for entertainment throughout the 1960s

Oregon Encyclopedia History Night

at the Mission Theater

  • 6 p.m. doors; 7 p.m. presentation |
  • Free |
  • Minor with parent or guardian

About Portland Xanadu: the Rise and Fall of the Hoyt Hotel

McMenamins History Night: Hotel HoytPresented by Dan Haneckow, an Oregon Encyclopedia contributing author, who also writes about Portland, the Northwest, and transportation topics. His projects include presentations at the Architectural Heritage Center of the Bosco Milligan Foundation, the Car Free Cities conference held in Portland in 2008, and Winterail in 2004. His work has appeared in Trains Magazine and Pacific Rail News. He writes about Portland History in a blog called Cafe Unknown.

About Oregon Encyclopedia History Night


The Oregon Encyclopedia hosts a series of History Nights in collaboration with McMenamins pubs. Come join us for an enlightening evening of history, served up with food and a pint or two of good beer, and find out more about the history and culture of our state from OE authors. Bring your encyclopedia-worthy Oregon stories to share with the OE Editors-in-Chief.

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