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Free Holiday Movie – Elf

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Thank you to our sponsors for this event: Publix Supermarket Charities, Wawa, AVL Productions and Wilson-Dutra Innovation Law.
This is a socially-distanced event with safety protocols in place.
Sunday, December 20, 2020 | Doors at 1:00 pm, Movie at 2:00 pm
Admission is FREE with a canned or nonperishable food item
Event Date: December 20, 2020
Admission: Free with Food Donation (donations will be received by Feeding Northeast Florida). At least one item per adult and per child is requested, and more will be welcome.
Doors Open: 1:00 p.m.
Movie Starts: 2:00 p.m.
Movie Runtime: 97 min.
Thank you to our sponsors:
Presenting Sponsor – Publix Supermarket Charities
Supporting Sponsor – Wawa
Popcorn Sponsor – Wilson-Dutra Innovation Law
Preferred Production Partner – AVL Productions
FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions):
What is the price of admission? The price of admission is a donation of food. At least one item per adult and per child, please. More is welcome. This is a great family event and an opportunity to teach young children and adults about philanthropy.
How are you able to offer this movie for free? We are able to offer this movie for free because of the support of our wonderful sponsors. Florida Theatre is absorbing the administrative overhead as a community service.
Where will the food go? The food will be received by Feeding Northeast Florida, our community’s food bank and a partner of Feeding America.
What food should I bring? Shelf-stable foods are best for the most people, from children over a weekend, to homeless persons with no way to prepare meals, to working families who need to prepare quick, but nourishing meals. Here are some suggestions:
Canned vegetables: corn, green beans.
Canned fruit: peaches, pears, mixed fruit.
Peanut butter in plastic jars.
Canned meats like tuna and chicken.
Macaroni and cheese.
Pop top cans of ravioli and spaghetti
Canned soup.
Boxed items like macaroni and cheese, pasta, and instant potatoes.
Buddy (Will Ferrell) was accidentally transported to the North Pole as a toddler and raised to adulthood among Santa’s elves. Unable to shake the feeling that he doesn’t fit in, the adult Buddy travels to New York, in full elf uniform, in search of his real father.
Elf (2003) Official Trailer #2 – Will Ferrell Christmas Comedy HD
As it happens, this is Walter Hobbs (James Caan), a cynical businessman. After a DNA test proves this, Walter reluctantly attempts to start a relationship with the childlike Buddy with increasingly chaotic results.
Only events occurring within Downtown Jacksonville will be accepted.
If you have any questions pleascontact us.