The first moving picture, which depicted a horse running at full gallop, was quickly enhanced by the first special effects, which showed a horse exploding next to a 3-D spaceship. Enjoy advances in film with today's Groupon: for $23, you get a ticket to GrubCrawl USA’s Harry Potter IMAX movie crawl on Thursday, August 11, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at Tequila Museo Mayahuel (a $30 value). The crawl includes a ticket to an IMAX screening of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 (a $16.50 value) on Thursday, August 11 at 10 p.m. (a $46.50 total value).
GrubCrawl USA’s cuisine connoisseurs lead customers on carefully plotted culinary journeys marked by free appetizers, discounted drinks, and fellowship with other foodies. For the Harry Potter IMAX movie crawl, revelers meet at 5:30 p.m. at Tequila Museo Mayahuel, a tequila museum and restaurant, the first of four stops at various area eateries. Each destination features complimentary appetizers preselected from their menu and discounted drinks with which to wash down their wares. The evening culminates at the Esquire IMAX Theatre, whose eight-story-high screens entrance spellbound viewers as they witness Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, the finale to the blockbuster film franchise. The screens, which are the size of half a football field, boast a curve that encompasses vision to the periphery, filling sightlines more dramatically than reading glasses doodled with a Sharpie.