Two Locations to Enjoy Films


This year, the Big Blue Film Fest is expanding its venues and will be showing films in two locations in Newport - the Hatfield Gladys Valley Marine Studies Building (GVMSB) and the Newport Performing Arts Center.

The opening night premiere on Friday, January 26, will be hosted at the GVMSB. On Saturday, January 27, films will be shown at both the GVMSB and the Newport Performing Arts Center. See maps of each location below.


Hallmark Resort Film Fest Special


The Hallmark Resort Newport is partnering with the Big Blue Film Fest and offering 20% off the best available rate for film fest-goers this year. Use the promotion code BIGBLUE24 online, or call (866) 362-2476. This special offer is available Jan. 25-30, 2024.

Local Links

Learn more about the venue and resources in Newport below. Check back frequently as new details are added.


Other Newport Happenings:

Winter on the Oregon coast is rife with waves, wind, and wonder. You can enjoy a variety of activities including hiking, exploring the historic bay front, enjoying an array of eclectic shops, biking along scenic trails, clamming, tide pooling, and visiting the aquarium and lighthouse, as well as appreciating the fusion of art, nature and science. Visit Discover Newport for more information.