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Free chocolate, music and movies under the stars at MOHAI Saturday

Watch Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory under the stars
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Spend a warm summer evening eating chocolate, enjoying live entertainment, take part in fun activities and score some great giveaways at Lake Union Park. And that’s before settling in and enjoying two very different chocolate themed movies with Johnny Depp and Gene Wilder! No reservations are necessary for this FREE family-friendly event.

Chocolate Movie Night
Saturday Aug 23
Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI)
860 Terry Avenue N
Seattle, WA 98109
(206) 324-1126

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MOHAI movies in the Park pre-show activities 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Live entertainment performed by Seattle’s own Stay Tuned performing songs from the night’s movies.
Free chocolate samples from Theo Chocolate
Theo Classics Dark Chocolate with Salted Almonds, 3-Ounce
Chocolate-making demonstrations with educators from the Northwest Chocolate Festival
Kids’ activities
“Guess the Origin” chocolate tasting with Chocolopolis
Giveaways and more

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MOHAI movies in the Park films
8 p.m.
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
Rated G
100 minutes
Starring Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Peter Oestrum
Roald Dahl/Charlie Hardback Boxed Set ~ Charlie and the Chocolate Factory & Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator

10 p.m. (time approximate)
Chocolat
Rated PG-13
120 minutes
Starring Juliette Binoche, Judi Dench, Alfred Molina, Johnny Depp
Chocolat paperback by Joanne Harris

Parking for MOHAI movies in the Park
Street parking is available within walking distance of the event in the South Lake Union neighborhood
There are two nearby public parking lots:
Along Westlake Avenue North which becomes free at 5p.m
Valley St. & Terry Ave. which is free after 6 p.m.

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Tips for attending MOHAI movies in the Park
Seating is first-come, first-served / Bring a blanket or chair to sit on
Pack a cooler to assure everyone stays hydrated (non-alcoholic beverages) and fed.
Snacks and/or dinner can also be purchased at The Compass Café until 9 p.m.
Remember sweaters, jackets, p.js or blankets for when the temp drops

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