Welcome Book Spring Summer 2019
3rd Street - Best Seats in the House - August 29, Thursday
The Paramount Theater.
Local filmmaker and Albemarle County native Lorenzo Dickerson of Maupintown Media will premiere his latest documentary film titled "3rd Street: Best Seats in the House." Immediately following the premiere screening, Dickerson will hold an on-stage question-and-answer session about the film. The screening tells the stories of African-American patrons of The Paramount Theater and their personal use of the formerly segregated 3rd Street Entrance and Box Office prior to the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The film will share personal reflection on topics such as structural racism, the implementation and execution of Jim Crow Laws, and racial segregation through the experiences of Charlottesville community members. The Paramount Theater.  6pm.  $12.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 434-979-1333. 

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This season's wonderful getaway will be hosted by the following fine establishments:

Monticello     Fry's Spring StationIvy ProvisionsEarly Mountain Vineyards