Movies are like dreams: they come to us in the dark; they play on our subconscious fears and desires; and the best ones prominently feature Hall of Fame baseball players lecturing children on how to have fun in small towns. Dream a little dream on the big silver screen with today's Groupon: for $8, you get two tickets (a $16 value) to see a film at the Historic Everett Theatre on Colby Avenue. Choose one of the following classic movies and dates:
- Gone With the Wind on Saturday, March 26 at 1:30 p.m.
- Gone With the Wind on Sunday, March 27 at 1:30 p.m.
- The Ten Commandments on Saturday, April 9 at 1:30 p.m.
- The Ten Commandments on Sunday, April 10 at 1:30 p.m.
As one of the oldest operating theaters in the state of Washington, the Historic Everett Theatre keeps its heart pumping passionately by hosting a variety of entertaining events. On weekend afternoons, the 110-year-old curtain opens up on classic films, inviting big-screen buffs to feast their eyes on timeless imagery while resting the rest of their sensory receptors in sumptuous scarlet chairs. Stop by on March 26 or 27 to spy Scarlett O'Hara's Civil War saga as it spans the length of Everett's silver swatch, following the southern belle's ferocious fight for her home and family. Or, drop by on April 9 or 10 to catch Charlton Heston close-up as he parts the Red Sea, reads off the Ten Commandments, and leads the Israelites into the land of milk and cookies.
Historic Everett Theatre
With more than a century of bygone days tucked beneath its foundation, the Historic Everett Theatre is one of the oldest operating theatre West of the Rockies. Entertaining Everett since 1901 the The Historic Everett Theatre offers a wide variety of entertainment from concerts with such legends as Blue Oyster Cult, Little River Band and John Sebastian to silent movies accompanied by their famous Kimbal Pipe Organ. The Historic Everett Theatre has been proud to have such stars as Helen Hayes, Al Jolson, Lon Chaney, Lillian Russell, and Nat King Cole play on its stage. The theatre continues its rich tradition of providing a wide variety of entertainment and also dedicated to charitable organizations to provide a low cost home for their fund raisers and shows.