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ShamrockFest is America’s largest St. Paddy’s Day celebration, where thousands come to rock their shamrocks off to widely-hailed bands of Celtic and Alternative rock. Tickets: https://www.shamrockfest.com/tickets General Admission Tickets are currently $24.99 VIP Tickets are currently $64.99 (VIP includes bottomless beer from 12 - 5) Ticket prices will go up soon! 5 stages 30+ Live Bands & DJs An Irish Market with plenty of St. Paddy’s Day gear and Irish goods Party Games Beer, food, and beer Lineup: • The Mahones • The Mighty Mighty Bosstones • Andrew W. K. • The Fighting Jamesons • RI5E • Icewagon Flu See the rest of the lineup here: https://www.shamrockfest.com/lineup Official Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/301640467118208/ GNO Meetup Event: https://www.meetup.com/GeekNiteOut/events/258191070/ GNO Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/803180933354213/ --MEETUP INFORMATION-- At these types of events people usually like to go off and do their own thing. But, if you would like to hang out for a bit, feel free to send me a private message. METRO: The festival is about a five-minute walk from the Stadium-Armory Station (on the Blue/Orange/Silver line)
Join us for Brunch at McGinty's for food and drink before heading to AFI Silver for the classic 1933 film, King Kong. Folks not going to the movie are welcome to join us. Click here for more information: https://www.mcgintyspublichouse.com/ GNO Meetup Event: https://www.meetup.com/GeekNiteOut/events/259491124/ GNO Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1999929843453094/ Movie Event Information: King Kong (1933) Meetup Event: https://www.meetup.com/GeekNiteOut/events/259490131/ King Kong (1933) Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2267358240253449/ --MEETUP INFORMATION-- MEETING: I will post our table location after I arrive at the pub. I will be wearing a black cap with "GEEK" on the front. METRO: McGinty's is about a 6 minute walk from the Silver Spring Metro Station, along the Red Line.
A blockbuster sensation upon release in 1933, KING KONG is still the greatest monster movie of them all, boasting groundbreaking special effects, a multi-layered and compelling story and Fay Wray's most iconic role, originating the screen persona of "scream queen." Explorer Robert Armstrong and his crew journey to Skull Island in search of the biggest of game, the legendary giant ape Kong. Willis O'Brien's stop-motion animation of Kong and the other creatures of Skull Island still amazes today. #43 on AFI's 100 Years…100 Movies; #24 on AFI's 100 Years…100 Passions. DIR/PROD Merian C. Cooper, Ernest B. Schoedsack; SCR James Ashmore Creelman, Ruth Rose, from a story by Cooper and Edgar Wallace. U.S., 1933, b&w, 100 min. NOT RATED Trailer: https://youtu.be/PbrikL8IjXM Tickets: https://silver.afi.com/Ticketing/visSelectTickets.aspx?cinemacode=1001&txtSessionId=19992&visLang=1 More Information: https://silver.afi.com/Browsing/Movies/Details/f-0100000435 GNO Meetup Event: https://www.meetup.com/GeekNiteOut/events/259490131/ GNO Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2267358240253449/ Feel free to join us before the movie at Brunch Before The King. Brunch Before The King Meetup Event: https://www.meetup.com/GeekNiteOut/events/259491124/ Brunch Before The King Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1999929843453094/ --MEETUP INFORMATION-- PARKING: Parking is free on weekends at all the nearby parking garages METRO: AFI Silver is about a 6 minute walk from the Silver Spring Metro Station, along the Red Line.