This Wednesday (Oct 21) marks the date that Marty McFly arrives in the future in the smash hit movie trillogy, Back To The Future. To celebrate this momentous occasion The Lass O’Gowrie Hotel will host a BACK TO THE FUTURE festival starring local acts Vanishing Shapes, The Main Guy & the Other Guys and The Lamplighters.
There’ll also be a special trivia event that kicks off at 7pm. It will feature trivia about the Back To The Future movies. Entry for trivia is just $1 per person and there’s lots of prizes to be won.
The Line up
As well as playing their usual and awesome original tunes, all the bands on the bill will perform music from the movies.
9pm – Vanishing Shapes (Performing Theme Music from the films)
10pm – The Main Guy & the Other Guys (performing The Power Of Love)
11pm – The Lamplighters (performing Earth Angel & Johnny B. Goode)
Organisers have publicly declared that COSTUMERY IS A MUST!! Whether it be from the 1950s, 1980s, The Future or The Wild West, anything goes as long as u make an effort. Mitchell Hughes from NBN News will lead a panel of judges so bribe them as much as u can as there’s prizes to be won for the best costumes!
There’ll be a mini cinema in the backyard of The Lass screening all three films. The backyard cinema is sponsored by Newy’s fav street mag, The Follower. the first film will start immediately trivia finishes.
WHAT: BACK TO THE FUTURE FEST!
WHEN: Wednesday Oct 21
WHERE: The Lass O’Gowrie Hotel
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