National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation – Free Screening
PLEASE NOTE: Proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test is required to enter this event for guests 12 years of age and older. Additionally, all guests, staff and volunteers (3 years of age and older) are required to wear masks at all times, regardless of vaccination status. Please click here to read the full COVID-19 policy for this event.
In partnership with the Thanks For Giving 4 Miler, this event is FREE, but please consider bringing a non-perishable food item or cash donation. The Thanks For Giving 4 Miler benefits LifeCare Alliance, the Mid-Ohio Foodbank and The New Albany Thanksgiving Day fund at the New Albany Community Foundation. All donated canned goods go directly to the New Albany Food Pantry.
About the film: The Griswold family prepares for their Christmas celebration, but things never run smooth for Clark, his wife Ellen, and their two kids. Clark’s continual bad luck is worsened by obnoxious family houseguests but knowing his Christmas bonus is coming soon gives him the motivation to soldier on. Rated PG-13
This is a free event, but reservations are required. For entrance at the theatre, patrons should show ushers a ticket code on their mobile device or print out a pdf of their tickets to present at the door.
The screening will be shown utilizing the Mershad Digital Experience, a state-of-the-art, digital projection and sound system that delivers superior brightness and color rendering, digital surround sound, and a full-immersion experience.
This event is made possible through the generous support of The City of New Albany, The Columbus Foundation, The New Albany Foundation, and Plain Township.