Devour! Presents The Big Lebowski

Halifax, N.S. (June 24, 2014) – Lion & Bright Café Wine Bar is teaming up with Devour! The Food Film Fest to host an entertaining spin on “dinner and a movie” on Sunday, July 20. The evening will incorporate themed food and drinks with film to create a fun, joyous experience for all.

The evening will kick off at 7:00 p.m. with a featured screening of the classic hit, The Big Lebowski at Lion & Bright, located on 2534 Agricola Street in Halifax. Jeff Bridges stars as Jeff “The Dude” Lebowski in this cult favourite created by The Coen Brothers.

Throughout the screening, Lion & Bright will supply guests with bowling alley themed snacks. The menu, inspired by the movie, includes: Green Toe Nail Pigs in a Blanket, Pacifist pita chips and salsa, Sarsaparilla pulled pork sliders, Shomer Shabbus coleslaw and popcorn. The thematic desert will be Kahlua mousse with vodka syrup and whipped cream. Each guest will have the choice of one complimentary drink – White Russian or a pint of local craft beer.

Tickets are $35.00 each, and are available online through Ticketpro. For more information, please contact us at film@devourfest.com.

Save these upcoming dates for more delicious, exciting events presented by Devour!:

  • August 2 at Tangled Garden, in Wolfville
  • August 28 at Al Whittle Theatre and Front and Central, in Wolfville
  • October 22 at NSCC Culinary – Akerley Campus, in Dartmouth

Each event is in preparation for the fourth instalment of Devour! The Food Film Fest, taking place November 12-16, 2014 in Wolfville. Visit our website for more information. Stay tuned for our full 2014 program launch in September.

 ABOUT DEVOUR! THE FOOD FILM FEST

Devour! The Food Film Fest is an international festival celebrating cinema, food and wine culture. The five-day festival takes place in the culinary epicenter of Nova Scotia – the Town of Wolfville. The festival, formerly the Slow Motion Food Film Fest, is a celebration of food on film, the culture of food and the dramatic impact it has on our day-to-day lives.

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Media contact:

Robyn McIsaac

robyn@devourfest.com

(902) 440-1551