In celebration of the Nightlight Cinema’s 5 year anniversary, we are throwing a big party! And we are asking our fans and friends in the community to join us in promoting our goal to raise 15,000(or more?!) to help us continue to be a cornerstone of Art house cinema and community in Akron.
The party details:
Tickets: $150, $75.00 (Become a member today at $50.00 and get the member price and have the benefit of a discount ALL YEAR!)
Champagne upon arrival plus 2 drink tickets for select beer or wine or soda served in the lounge and at the bar
The unveiling of our new anniversary buttons (and one to take home)
Your name on our 5th anniversary donor recognition wall (to be mounted later this year)
Live music curated by Theron Brown 5pm - 6pm and in between film screenings. And during the after party!
Heavy hors d’oeuvres catered by Crave
Door prizes, a silent auction, and more!
Two screenings of The Last Black Man in San Francisco, only for attendants of the party on this date.
The unveiling of our Georges Méliès inspired celestial photo booth
(Guests will also be able to purchase specialty cocktails at the bar.)
Special update from our Artistic Director
The party schedule :
5 pm: Doors open, guests receive complimentary champagne
6:30: Film showtime #1
8:20: Announcement of the winner of the film competition ; announcement of how many funds have been raised so far
8:30 film showtime #2
10:30-midnight after party
Film competition: we are having a short film competition for presentation in our lounge space and possible subsequent screenings in the coming year.
Entry fee $5
Films featuring Akron are a plus
Films featuring the Nightlight are a double plus
Winning film receives recognition during the intermission between feature films
Can't attend our party but would like to donate to the Nightlight Cinema?