#904Giveaways: Contests FOLIO 2.0

CONTEST: Win Preview Passes to See ‘SING’

Illumination has captivated audiences all over the world with the beloved hits “Despicable Me,” “Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax,” “Despicable Me 2” and “Minions,” now the second-highest-grossing animated movie in history. Following the release of “The Secret Life of Pets” in summer 2016, Illumination presents “Sing” at the holidays. Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane, Scarlett Johansson, John C. Reilly, Taron Egerton and Tori Kelly star in a musical comedy about finding the shining star that lives inside all of us. Set in a world like ours but entirely inhabited by animals, “Sing” stars Buster Moon (Academy Award® winner Matthew McConaughey), …

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GIVEAWAY: “COLLATERAL BEAUTY” Premiere Movie Passes

Stop by Ron Roberts & Associates for your chance to win! Starring: Will Smith, Edward Norton, Keira Knightley, Michael Pena, Naomie Harris, Jacob Latimore, Kate Winslet, Helen Mirren Genre:Drama When a successful New York advertising executive suffers a great tragedy he retreats from life. While his concerned friends try desperately to reconnect with him, he seeks answers from the universe by writing letters to Love, Time and Death. But it’s not until his notes bring unexpected personal responses that he begins to understand how these constants interlock in a life fully lived, and how even the deepest loss can reveal moments of meaning …

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Dream For The Stars: FAME

FAME, Artist Series, Jacksonville, FL

Event: Fame: The Musical Venue:  Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts Date/Time: Dec 3 at 8pm Tickets: $32.50-64.505 Contact: www.fscjartistseries.org That theme song, the dancing, those legwarmers—In the 80s, shone the spotlight on the first collection of teenage hopefuls as they sweat, stomped, and sang their way to the top. First on the silver screen, followed by a successful television series, Fame inspired a generation to reach for the stars. Reconfigured from the skeletons of the film and television series, Fame: The Musical infuses the production with a modern formula including a fresh score, new storyline, and reimagined cast with all …

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FREE “SING SATURDAY” at AMC THEATRES® this Thanksgiving Weekend

ILLUMINATION ENTERTAINMENT, UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND AMC THEATRES® ANNOUNCE THANKSGIVING WEEKEND’S SING SATURDAY “Sing Saturday” Launches Event Film Starring Oscar® Winners and , as well as , , , and . Illumination Entertainment, Universal Pictures and AMC Theatres today announced a Thanksgiving weekend event for audiences of all ages: “Sing Saturday,” a celebration of free screenings of the new event film from Illumination at 200 AMC Theatres nationwide, on November 26. From the creators of Despicable Me, —in which Academy Award® winners Matthew McConaughey and Reese Witherspoon lead an all-star cast—arrives nationwide on December 21, 2016. Tickets for “Sing Saturday” screenings …

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CONTEST: Win tickets to Moon Over the Market on Nov 10

Moon Over the Market, GastroJax, FRLA, Jacksonville Farmers Market

Moon Over the Market is a tasting event brought to you by GastroJax, and the First Coast Chapter of FRLA, featuring the iconic Jacksonville Farmers Market. Included in your ticket price will be tastes from local food providers, an adult beverage, and samples from the next generation of chefs as they are mentored in a competition using food from the market. Market guides will be on hand to tell you about the history of the market as you walk through! High School ProStart Culinary Students will be cooking with mentorship from local chefs such as , reigning champion of the …

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CONTEST: You and a guest are invited to see Almost Christmas

Almost Christmas, EU Jacksonville, #EUjax, #EUJaxMovies

A new comedy from writer/director David E. Talbert (Baggage Claim) and producer Will Packer (Ride Along, Think Like a Man series, This Christmas), Almost Christmas tells the festive story of a beloved patriarch who asks his family for one gift this holiday season: to get along. If they can honor that wish and spend five days under the same roof without killing one another, it will be a Christmas miracle. The all-star cast of Almost Christmas is led by Kimberly Elise, Omar Epps, Danny Glover, Romany Malco, Mo’Nique, Nicole Ari Parker, J.B. Smoove, Gabrielle Union, Jessie Usher and DC Young …

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CONTEST: Win Preview Passes to J.K. Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts

Fantastic Beasts, J.K. Rowling

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is an upcoming British fantasy action film directed by David Yates and written by J. K. Rowling (in her screenwriting debut), based on Rowling’s book of the same name. A spin-off and a prequel of the Harry Potter film series, the film will be the first installment of a series of five films, and stars Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Colin Farrell, Carmen Ejogo, Samantha Morton, Ezra Miller, Ron Perlman and Jon Voight. There are growing dangers in the wizarding world of 1926 New York. Something mysterious is leaving a …

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CONTEST: The Aluminum Show, One Night ONLY on Nov 6

The Aluminum Show, Photo by Kfir Bolotin

Join in the family-fun for one evening only on November 6 at Jacksonville’s Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts. The Aluminum Show will transport you into an entirely different world. A magical, mystery of one man’s incredible journey to a parallel universe. This futuristic performance made entirely of aluminum features pulsing electronic beats, thrilling choreography, enchanting creatures and stunning visuals. Combining visual theater, dance, and humor into an exciting, multi-sensory experience, the likes of which audiences have never before seen. Brought to Jacksonville, Florida by the FSCJ Artist Series. Click here to join the contest on Facebook!

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GIVEAWAY: Advance Screening of the movie TROLLS

Trolls, Dreamworks

From the creators of comes DreamWorks Animation’s TROLLS, a smart, funny and irreverent comedy about the search for happiness, and just how far some will go to get it. This hilarious film transports audiences to a colorful, wondrous world populated by the overly optimistic Trolls, who have a constant dance in their step and a song on their lips, and the comically pessimistic Bergens, who are only happy when they have trolls in their stomachs. After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy (Anna Kendrick), the happiest Troll ever born, and the overly-cautious curmudgeonly Branch (Justin Timberlake) set off on a …

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movie preview: “Moana”

Three thousand years ago, the greatest sailors in the world voyaged across the vast Pacific, discovering the many islands of Oceania. But then, for a millennium, their voyages stopped – and no one knows why. From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes “Moana,” a sweeping, CG-animated feature film about an adventurous teenager who sails out on a daring mission to save her people. During her journey, Moana (voice of Auli’i Cravalho) meets the once-mighty demigod Maui (voice of Dwayne Johnson), who guides her in her quest to become a master wayfinder. Together, they sail across the open ocean on an action-packed …

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