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New I-Max theater set to open

May 10, 2004

Albany-- Albany's new Riverfront park will transform into an outdoor movie theater next month.

The city is holding a weekend-long grand opening party for the park, June 4th through the 6th. Each night, a different movie will be played on a massive outdoor movie screen by the river.

You can watch while enjoying a picnic in the park. "Friday night we're playing "'Sweet Home Alabama' with Reese Witherspoon, Saturday were playing 'Shreck, and Sunday it's a classic, 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' starring Gregory Peck," said Downtown Manager LaKisha Bryant.

There will also be a festival during the day, with dozens of vendors, arts and crafts for kids, food, and games. All the events are free.

posted at 5:35PM by dave.miller@walb.com

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