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Alamo Drafthouse Celebrates Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Featuring opening night lobby party, themed beach party, costumed characters, string quartet, photo ops, and more.

Alamo Drafthouse DFW Celebrates Opening Weekend of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

© Photo courtesy of Alamo Drafthouse

Source: Alamo Drafthouse | 12/13/16| Dallas

The Force is strong during the Alamo Drafthouse DFW opening weekend festivities for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story!


Opening night in Richardson

100 S Central Expressway #14

December 15, 2016

6 p.m. – Close:


Alamo Richardson lobby will be teeming with professional costumed Star Wars characters and droids, photo ops, a DJ, vintage Star Wars arcade game by Free Play Arcade, pop-up shops featuring Star Wars toys, comics, wearables, art, and exclusive merchandise, plus a few more surprises up the sleeve of our Jedi robe!


Friday night in Vetted Well

1005 S Lamar St., Dallas

December 16, 2016

8 p.m. – Midnight:


Vetted Well, inside Alamo Cedars' location, transforms into a Star Wars Beach Bash, inspired by the big beach battle sequence in Rogue One!


Get ready to do the Lobot limbo, get Princess Lei'd, and bounce a Death Star beach ball! Featuring a live DJ spinning Star Wars remixes and classic beach jams as well as main stage karaoke. Join the host of professional costumed Star Wars characters to beach boogie with! A Star Wars beach-themed photo booth, professional photographer, and a themed menu featuring classic Star Wars drinks with a tropical twist. Guests are encouraged to come as your favorite Star Wars/beach mashup character!


Appearances by professional costumed Star Wars characters and droids will occur Thursday and Saturday at Richardson and Friday at Cedars. Fans can have their pictures taken with all their favorite characters from a galaxy far, far away including Stormtroopers, Darth Vader, Rebels, Jedis, R2-D2, and even a few of the new characters from Rogue One!


Featured throughout the weekend:


  • Appearances by professional costumed Star Wars characters and droids.
  • Photo ops including a Rogue One-themed photo booth and a life-size version of the Star Wars Black Series action figure box (presented by CUTX).
  • Vintage Star Wars arcade game courtesy of Free Play Arcade.
  • Richardson Symphony Orchestra quartet playing selections of the Star Wars score live in the lobby at Richardson Saturday and Sunday afternoon.
  • Limited edition pint glass with exclusive Mondo-designed Rogue One art for sale.
  • Full themed menu of food and drink specials straight from the galaxy far, far away.

See additional information below, get tickets online, or visit:

Alamo Drafthouse

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Trailer (Official) Watch the official trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, in which a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon of destruction. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story arrives in theaters December 16, 2016. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Trailer (Official)
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