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Theater admission 21 or over unless accompanied by parent/guardian before 9PM - 21 or older after 9PM
Green Room admission is 21 or over at all times
All onsite box office sales are cash only
2014 Christmas Movie Festival




Join us for what will be the most creative and fun Christmas Festival of the holiday season. A full day of Christmas films - for one low admission price - $8.00. Pay once and stay all day or leave and return later.

Join us for what will be the most creative and fun Christmas Festival of the holiday season. A full day of Christmas films - for one low admission price - $8.00. Pay once and stay all day or leave and return later.

Noon PM - How The Grinch Stole Christmas
12:30 PM - A Charlie Brown Christmas
1:00 PM - Elf
2:30 PM - How The Grinch Stole Christmas
3:00 PM - A Christmas Story
4:30 PM - A Charlie Brown Christmas
5:15 PM - Scrooged
7:20 PM - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation


National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (no smoking) - (Feature Film)
(PG-13) (97 mins) - 7:20PM It's Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark's continual bad luck is worsened by his obnoxious family guests, but he manages to keep going knowing that his Christmas bonus is due soon.


Scrooged (Feature Film) (PG-13) (101 mins) - (no smoking) - 5:15PM
Frank Cross runs a US TV station which is planning a live adaptation of Dickens' Christmas Carol. Frank's childhood wasn't a particularly pleasant one, and so he doesn't really appreciate the Christmas spirit. With the help of the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future, Frank realises he must change.


How The Grinch Stole Christmas (26 mins) - (no smoking) - 12:00PM, 2:30PM
The Original Animated TV Version! Bitter and hateful, the Grinch is irritated at the thought of the nearby village having a happy time celebrating Christmas. So disguised as Santa Claus, with his dog made to look like a reindeer, he raids the village to steal all the Christmas things. The village is sure to have a sad Christmas this year.


A Charlie Brown Christmas (G) (25 mins) - (no smoking) - 12:30PM, 4:30PM
When Charlie Brown complains about the overwhelming materialism that he sees amongst everyone during the Christmas season, Lucy suggests that he become director of the school Christmas paegent. Charlie Brown accepts, but it proves to be a frustrating struggle. When an attempt to restore the proper spirit with a forlorn little fir Christmas tree fails, he needs Linus' help to learn what the real meaning of Christmas is.


A Christmas Story (PG) (94 mins) - (no smoking) - 3:00PM
Ralphie, a young boy growing up in the '40's, dreams of owning a Red Rider BB gun. He sets out to convince the world this is the perfect gift. But along the way, he runs into opposition from his parents, his teacher, and even good 'ol Santa Claus himself.


Elf (PG) (95 mins) - (no smoking) - 1:00PM
Buddy (Will Ferrell) was a baby in an orphanage who stowed away in Santa's sack and ended up at the North Pole. Later, as an adult human who happened to be raised by elves, Santa allows him to go to New York City to find his birth father, Walter Hobbs (James Caan). Hobbs, on Santa's naughty list for being a heartless jerk, had no idea that Buddy was even born. Buddy, meanwhile, experiences the delights of New York City (and human culture) as only an elf can. When Walter's relationship with Buddy interferes with his job, he is forced to reevaluate his priorities.


Festival Details
We will offer our full restaurant fare and table side service for the entire festival.
Theater admission 21 or over unless accompanied by parent/guardian before 9PM - 21 or older after 9PM
Green Room admission is 21 or over at all times
All onsite box office sales are cash only
We do not show previews or advertisements at movie start times
All events are non-smoking.


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