Opening Night Party

Opening Night Party

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Friday, April 9


Location: Eden Bar

This year’s opening night festivities will include two ticket options:

  • Party Only Admission$60: Includes entrance into the first wave of outdoor, opening night samplings, described below, from 6-8PM.
  • Film Only Admission$25: Includes entrance to the encore screening of the opening night film beginning at 9:30PM. Doors will open at 9PM.


6PM: Party begins outside for “Party Only” ticket holders

8PM: Party ends for “Party Only” ticket holders

9PM: Theater doors open for “Film Only” encore screening ticketholders

9:30PM: Encore screening of opening night short documentary and Because of Charley


Celebrate opening night of the 30th annual Florida Film Festival with the world premiere of Because of Charley, created by and starring members of the Central Florida film community. Sample food and cocktails from your favorite local spots, including our very own Enzian Theater kitchen and Eden Bar. Eat, drink, be merry, and discuss all the films you cannot wait to see at the festival ahead. All guests must be masked, unless actively eating or drinking.


Participating restaurants, bars, and select vendors:


Brick & Spoon

Cask & Crew

Citadel Beverages with Autentico Nativo Rum

Dharma Fine Vittles

Eden Bar

Enzian Theater

Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company

Oak Flame Pizza

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company

Terrapin Beer Co.

The New Standard


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