Join us on April 24th as Riverview Community Bank and Waste Connections of Washington Inc. present an all day celebration of the Kiggins Theatre’s 80th Birthday!
We’ll be closing Main Street and starting the party at noon with a beer court (sponsored by Jordan Ramis PC, Attorneys at Law) that will run until 7pm. Admission to the garden is $5. The first 100 people will receive a special anniversary pint glass. $4 pints provided throughout the day by Heathen’s Beer Tap Fire Truck with guest taps from Trap Door, Loowit, Old Ivy and Trusty Brewing. Proceeds of the beer garden go to Choice Charities.
Our street party will also include a DJ from noon until 2pm, the Beacock Music Swing Band (brought to you by iQ Credit Union) will perform from 2pm until 6pm, and there will be face-painting, magic shows and much more!
But the fun is not all on the outside! We’ll also be showing great movies from 1936 on our big screen throughout the day!
At 2pm we will be showing the classic Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers musical SWING TIME! Doors are at 1:30pm for this show and all seats are $8.
Then at 4pm we have the Charlie Chaplin masterpiece MODERN TIMES! Tickets for this show are $19.36 and each admission comes with comes a large soda and popcorn combo.
Our main attraction begins at 6pm with an overview of the past, present and future of the Kiggins Theatre, followed by a screening of the Claudette Colbert-Melvyn Douglas screwball comedy SHE MARRIED HER BOSS which was the film that opened the Kiggins on this date back in 1936! Tickets for this screening are $80 and also includes admission to the beer garden, the two matinee films, a specialty cocktail, unlimited popcorn and soda for the entire day, hors d’oeuvres & desserts plus a special swag bag! This evening show is 21+.
All funds raised will go towards the Kiggins’ facelift campaign which will include new front doors, poster frames and much needed work on our box office!