Posted on: April 16, 2018

Celebrate Sustainability

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The city public works department will host a family-friendly Earth Day Festival on Saturday, April 21. Learn about living green from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Greenlink to Host Open House April 26

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The Greenville Transit Authority (GTA) has finalized the 2020-24 Transit Development Plan (TDP) study of the Greenlink transit system and will hold a drop-in style open house on Thursday, April 26 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Transit Center (100 West McBe...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Greenville Housing Fund Launched

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City leaders launched the non-profit Greenville Housing Fund, and announced the availability of approximately $2 million in equity funding for the development of affordable and workforce housing within the city.

The concept of the Housing Trust Fund was re...

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

Park Improvements Underway

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Track the progress of $2.8 million worth of park improvements, underway throughout the city!

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

BB&T Fall for Greenville Doantes More than $53,000 to Local Nonprofits

BB&T Fall for Greenville today announced that it has awarded more than $53,000 to seven local nonprofit organizations through its Fall for Giving program. The program was created to support the efforts of nonprofit organizations whose programs directl...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

City to Hold Groundbreaking to Celebrate National Community Development Week

In celebration of National Community Development Week (April 2 – 6), the City of Greenville held a groundbreaking ceremony at a home at 310 South Calhoun Street. This year’s theme is “Celebrating the Impact of the CDBG and HO...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

April is “Second Chance Month” in the City of Greenville

Mayor Knox White has proclaimed April as “Second Chance Month” in the city of Greenville. The proclamation aims to honor the tireless work carried out by the Greenville Re-entry Coalition, a network of local organizations that...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Greenville Housing Fund Launch Supports Affordable and Workforce Housing Development

City leaders launched the non-profit Greenville Housing Fund this morning, and announced the availability of approximately $2 million in equity funding for the development of affordable and workforce housing within the city.

The concept of the Housing Trus...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Tree Restoration and Replacement Project

On Monday, April 2, 2018, the City of Greenville Parks and Recreation Department will continue its ongoing tree restoration and replacement program along Main Street between Beattie Place and Pendleton Street. The purpose of this project is to achieve the...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

City Dedicates Eugenia Duke Bridge

Mayor Pro Tem Jil Littlejohn was joined this morning by representatives from Duke Brands and other community leaders to officially dedicate the pedestrian bridge located behind the Wyche Pavilion as the Eugenia Duke Bridge. Discussion about naming the bri...

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City of Greenville Official News Releases
Posted on: March 27, 2018

New Parking Lots Opening at Greenville Zoo

The first of two new parking lots in Cleveland Park is now open, and weather permitting, the second lot is scheduled to be paved this week. The two new lots were built to offset the pending loss of parking spaces when ReWa begins construction of a sewer t...

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City of Greenville Official News Releases
Posted on: March 13, 2018

Greenlink Launches Smartphone App

Greenlink has launched FindGreenlink, a new smartphone app for Android and iOS devices designed to remove the guesswork for customers by providing real-time tracking of Greenlink buses. The free app allows riders to plan their trips, mark their favorite s...

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

City Announces Lineups for Downtown Music Series

The City of Greenville kicks off its Downtown Event Series on March 15 and 16 with the season-opening nights of Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive presented by Clemson MBA and Greenville Heritage Main Street Fridays presented by Pepsi. The free weekly ev...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Greenville Zoo Announces Name of Baby Giraffe

The Greenville Zoo staff and representatives from the Greenville Zoo Foundation gathered this morning to announce the name of the newest member of the zoo family. From 249  suggestions submitted by giraffe fans old and young, from the Upstate and...

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City of Greenville Official News Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2018

It's A Girl!

Autumn, the Greenville Zoo’s 12-year-old Masai giraffe, gave birth on Wednesday, January 31 at approximately 11:52 a.m. Both Autumn and the calf are doing well, and the zoo’s animal care staff has been monitoring the calf to ensure tha...

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Posted on: January 29, 2018

City Council Committee Schedules Added to Electronic Subscriptions

To ensure more efficient and expedient consideration of policy issues, City Council recently reinstituted its standing committee structure and established the following committees:

Committee on Planning and Neighborhoods

Meets the 1st and 3rd Monday of the ...

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City of Greenville Official News Releases
Posted on: January 18, 2018

Greenville Zoo Announces First Birth of 2018

Greenville Zoo director Jeff Bullock announced today that the Greenville Zoo is celebrating its first birth of 2018 - a black and white Angolan colobus monkey. According to Bullock, the baby was discovered by animal care staff on January 10. Although the ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

BB&T Fall for Greenville Donates to Local Nonprofits

BB&T Fall for Greenville board members and event partners today presented $42,500 to 14 nonprofit organizations from the local community and recognized the efforts of those organizations that committed substantial volunteer hours over the course of th...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

City Urging Safety During Extreme Cold

As area residents cope with extremely cold temperatures, the City of Greenville is asking for the public’s help to prevent needless tragedies. According to state and federal fire authorities, home fires occur more in winter than in any other sea...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Brother Oliver- May 10

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Urban Soil- May 24

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Roots Rock/ Americana

Urban Soil Online Downtown Alive
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Trapfire Bros- May 31

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Blues/Rock

Trapfire Bros Online Downtown Alive
Posted on: February 27, 2018

The High Divers- June 7

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

The Paper Crowns- June 21

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The Paper Crowns Online Downtown Alive
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Hustle Souls- June 28

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Hustle Souls Online Downtown Alive
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Wild Adriatic- July 5

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Jam/Rock

Wild Adriatic Online Downtown Alive
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Muddy Kings- July 12

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Blues

Muddy Kings Online Downtown Alive
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Tyler Boone- July 19

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Rock/Pop/Blues

Tyler Boone Online Downtown Alive
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Abbey Elmore- July 26

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Indie Pop

Abbey Elmore Online Downtown Alive
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Kenny George Band- August 2

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Southern Rock/ Americana

Kenny George Band Online Downtown Alive
Posted on: February 27, 2018

The Lackies- August 16

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Pop/Rock

The Lackies Online Downtown Alive
Posted on: February 5, 2018

Porch 40 - August 23

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Funk/Rock

Porch 40 Online Downtown Alive

Fire-News

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Request A Free Smoke Alarm

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City residents can request a smoke alarm check. If your alarm is not working, it will be replaced at no charge to you.

Request A Smoke Alarm Fire-News
Posted on: February 9, 2018

GCFD Holds Highest ISO Rating

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The city fire department holds the highest ISO designation available.

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Learn Hands-Only CPR

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Be ready to offer help with this 15-minute primer on CPR.

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Need A Firefighter to Speak?

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Firefighters are available to speak to your group on a variety of safety and fire prevention topics.

Request A Firefighter Fire-News

Posted on: April 12, 2018

Greenlink to Host Open House April 26

The Greenville Transit Authority (GTA) has finalized the 2020-24 Transit Development Plan (TDP) study of the Greenlink transit system and will hold a drop-in style open house on Thursday, April 26 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Transit Center (100 West McBe...

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

You Going Where? Greenville SC!

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Lifestyle writer Dina Mishev got an unexpected surprise when visiting Greenville: low-key culture and high-wattage charm. Who knew?

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

America's Friendliest Cities

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Travel and Leisure chose Greenville as the third friendliest city in the nation.

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Best Small Cities in the U.S.

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Greenville hits #3 among the top small cities in the nation.

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Back to School

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School is in session - please slow down and help keep our kids safe!

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Chief Miller’s Statement of Support for Sheriff Brown

Greenville Police Department Chief Ken Miller offered these statements regarding South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster naming former Sheriff Johnny Mack Brown as the Interim Sheriff of the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office:

I congratulate Johnn...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Chief Miller to Address U.S. Senate Subcommittee in Washington, DC

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(WASHINGTON, DC)- At the invitation of U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina), chairman of the Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Greenville Police Chief Ken Miller will serve as a witness in a hearing titled &a...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: March 30, 2018

Two Arrested and Charged with Multiple Counts of ID Theft, Fraud and Forgery

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(GREENVILLE)- Greenville Police Department (GPD) detectives have arrested two suspects in connection with multiple charges ranging from identity theft to larceny. The crimes were committed by the suspects stealing and/or tampering with mail. At this time,...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: March 20, 2018

Husband and Wife Arrested in Connection to Bassmaster Classic Trailer Theft

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(GREENVILLE)- Greenville Police Department (GPD) investigators have arrested a Greenville husband and wife in connection with the March 14, 2018 theft of a vendor’s enclosed trailer and over $200,000 in merchandise from the Hampton Inn parking l...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: March 14, 2018

St. Patrick’s Weekend Road Closures in Downtown Greenville

(GREENVILLE)- Due to several exciting and very well-attended events beginning tomorrow and running through this weekend in downtown Greenville, the GPD announces the following street closures and traffic pattern changes:  

Thursday, March 15

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2018

Suspects Arrested for Distributing Fake $100 Bills

(GREENVILLE)- GPD Investigators have arrested two suspects in connection with multiple transactions using fake $100 bills throughout downtown Greenville.  

Emily Nicole Dillard, 21, and Tamias Denzel Wesley, 23, were taken into custody for their p...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: February 21, 2018

Rutherford Road at North Main Street Shooting Suspect Surrenders

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(GREENVILLE) - At approximately 2 p.m. today, Quavon Deshay Edmunds surrendered to GPD warrant officers at the Law Enforcement Center at 4 McGee St. Edmunds was accompanied by his attorney, Larry Crane. 

Yesterday, Edmunds was publicly identified ...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2018

Multiple Reports of Counterfeit Bills Used in the CBD

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(GREENVILLE)- Police investigators are warning merchants that there have been at least four cases of counterfeit money being passed in the Central Business District (CBD) over the last week.

The counterfeit $100 bills look very similar to legal tender but ...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2018

New Public Affairs Manager for GPD

(GREENVILLE)- This morning, Chief Ken Miller introduced Dr. Donald Porter as the new Public Affairs Manager for the Greenville Police Department (GPD) at a ceremony at City Hall. Porter is replacing Sgt. Johnathan Bragg who was recently promoted and is be...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: December 6, 2017

Death Investigation at 2 Garraux St.

At approximately 10:30 last night, we received a call from someone requesting a welfare check at 2 Garraux St. Officers, along with Greenville County EMS responded to the scene and confirmed that there was a deceased white male laying on the floor inside ...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2017

Greenville Safe Neighborhoods Second Session

(GREENVILLE, SC).  The second session of Greenville Safe Neighborhoods took place on November 20. The Greenville Police Department collaborated with The U.S. Attorney’s Office, 13th Circuit Solicitor’s Office, and S.C. Probati...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2017

Woman Arrested for Human Trafficking

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GREENVILLE (SC).  In late 2016, the Greenville Police Department joined the Department of Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Task Force by assigning a detective to investigate crimes related to federal and state human trafficking laws. &n...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2017

'Cops on the Coop' to benefit Special Olympics

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Law Enforcement Officers from Greenville Police Department and Greenville County Sheriff’s Office are teaming up with Chick-fil-A on Laurens Road to support Special Olympics South Carolina Friday, June 2nd and Saturday June 3rd.   Officers will b...

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Greenville Police Official Media Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2017

K9 Officer Leo newest to join Greenville Police Department

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The Greenville Police Department is proud to announce the newest member of our Police force. This addition was made possible by the generosity of The Greenville Lions Club. A representative from the Greenville Lions Club contacted The Greenville Police De...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Soul Service- April 20

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Soul/Pop

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Jukebox 45- April 27

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Jukebox 45 Online Main Street Fridays
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Song- May 11

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Pop Rock/Blues

Song Online Main Street Fridays
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Zataban- May 18

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Funk/Soul/Blues

Zataban Online Main Street Fridays
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Cleghorn- May 25

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Celtic/ Folk Rock

Cleghorn Online Main Street Fridays
Posted on: February 27, 2018

J-E-T - June 1

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J-E-T Online Main Street Fridays
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Split Shot- June 8

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Level10- June 29

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Level10 Online Main Street Fridays
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Fisticuffs- July 6

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

The Herringbones- July 20

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

The Mug- July 27

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Blues/Rock

The Mug Online Main Street Fridays
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Power 2 Party- August 3

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Retro Veritgo- August 10

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Shades of Brown- August 31

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R&B/Jazz/Soul

Shades of Brown Online Main Street Fridays
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Soul Intent- September 21

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Funk/Soul/Rock

Soul Intent Online Main Street Fridays
Posted on: February 27, 2018

True Blues- September 28

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Blues/Rock

True Blues Online Main Street Fridays

Posted on: April 18, 2018

Space Jam- May 2

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Food Vendors: Automatic Taco & Poppingtons Popcorn

Storyline:

In a desperate attempt to win a basketball match and earn their freedom, the Looney Tunes seek the aid of retired basketball champion, Michael Jordan. 

Director:

Joe Pytka

Stars:

Michael...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

His Girl Friday- May 9

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Food Vendors: Meat'n in the Middle & Poppingtons Popcorn

Storyline:

A newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying. 

Director:

Howard Hawks

Stars:Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Vertigo- May 16

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A San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend's wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her.

Director:

 

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

H.G. Wells' The Time Machine- May 23

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Food Vendors: Robinos & Poppingtons Popcorn

Storyline:

A man's vision for a utopian society is disillusioned when travelling forward into time reveals a dark and dangerous society. 

Director:

George Pal

Stars:Rod Taylor, Alan Young, Yvette Mimieux...

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The Time Machine Online Moonlight Movies
Posted on: April 18, 2018

Pee-Wee's Big Adventure- May 30

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Food Vendors: One Love Fusion Foods & Poppingtons Popcorn

Storyline:

When eccentric man-child Pee-Wee Herman gets his beloved bike stolen in broad daylight, he sets out across the U.S. on the adventure of his life. 

Director:

Tim Burton

Stars:Paul...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Cody Webb

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Pepsi Stage - 8:15 PM

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

South 85

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Pepsi Stage - 6:45 PM

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

West End String Band

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Pepsi Stage - 5:15 PM

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

246 Army Band

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Peace Center Amphitheatre Stage - 6:30 PM

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