Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
Join us at Bailey Park in the Wake Forest Innovation Quarter for a free outdoor screening of the 1971 Gene Wilder classic Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory! Make sure to come early to take fun photos in Mobile Photo’s free photo booth and enjoy food and beverages for sale from Juicy Bird food truck, Dewey’s Ice Cream Cart, Twin City Hive and Hoots Beer Company. The Buskervilles will provide live music, Twin City Hive will hand out limited edition RiverRun chocolate bars, and Mast General Store will give away prizes to five lucky Golden Ticket holders before the movie begins — so come, hang out, socialize, eat and maybe even win an awesome prize!
FILM SYNOPSIS: On a whirlwind tour of Willy’s incredible, edible realm of chocolate waterfalls, elfish Oompa-Loompas and industrial-sized confections, a boy named Charlie will discover the sweetest secret of all: a generous heart.
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- year 1971
- rating G
- runtime 100
- director Mel Stuart
- country USA
- Genre Action, Archival, Art/Literature, Comedy, Event, Free Screening
- Programs From the Archives
- Bailey Park6:30 pm, Saturday, April 1