Can’t Stop the Serenity!!
Sci-Fi Outpost’s 2013 Charity Event
What is it?
Can’t Stop the Serenity (CSTS) is a unique opportunity to indulge your geeky side while doing some good! Since 2006, fans have organized screenings of Joss Whedon’s Serenity to raise funds and awareness to support Equality Now in their work for the protection and promotion of the human rights of women around the world. Join us as we aim to misbehave for a good cause!
Dates: 19 and 20 July, 2013
Hosts: This event is hosted by the SciFi Fantasy Outpost Meetup Group (*AKA as the NoVa Browncoats). For more information about this group, visit SciFi Outpost or join their MeetUp group. We have a monthly luncheon of like minded Scifi and Fantasy friends as well as other events through out the month.
Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse
2903 Columbia Pike
Arlington VA 22204
Parking is available behind the draft house as well as across Columbia Pike in a parking garage.
Tickets will be $10 for Friday and $15 for Saturday and are on sale now at the Drafthouse website! It is strongly suggested that you purchase your ticket(s) ahead of time as we sell out every year.
About ADH: If you have never been to the Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse, you are missing a treat. They are a dinner theater (think movies not stage). They have hosted this event since its inception and are very supportive. So much so that last year, they developed a few drink specials just for us Browncoats (Firefly tea anyone?? How about a splash of Mudder Milk??)
Schedule: Friday, 19JUL – 10pm-12:30 – Serenity screening, Whedonverse costume contest, raffle and silent auction!
Saturday, 20JUL – 12-4PM – Activities will include: Serenity, Dr Horrible’s Sing Along Blog, raffle, Whedonverse costume contest, silent auction and a live music/comedy show by Mikey Mason!
New This Year: We have changed our costume contest to allow our guests to come dressed in their finest Joss Whedon Universe costumes. So come in your Firefly Finery, Buffy Best, Dollhouse Dress and Angel Attire!
Live Entertainment on Saturday: Comedian/Musician Mikey Mason will be joining us for a short set and we are PUMPED! Check out his music video below.
Why we do it: Besides a love of all things Firefly, this event is actually part of a larger series of charity events hosted annually around the world. For more information, visit the CSTS Global website.