Red Carpet Event featuring keynote speaker Chip Bok

$35.00

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 Your red carpet experience begins when you arrive at the historic Strand Concert Theater in downtown Fremont. The paparazzi will be eager to snap your photo as you walk the red carpet and pose with your favorite presidential cutouts. Craft beer samples will be available for a fee. Dinner, which will be a gourmet macaroni and cheese bar with various toppings.  Includes Craft Beer tasting (cash bar), dinner, and keynote talk.

36 in stock

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Your red carpet experience begins when you arrive at the historic Strand Concert Theater in downtown Fremont. The paparazzi will be eager to snap your photo as you walk the red carpet and pose with your favorite presidential cutouts.

Craft beer samples will be available for a fee. Dinner, which will be a gourmet macaroni and cheese bar with various toppings, is served at 5:30 p.m. in the beautiful, large theater hall. You will be welcomed to the evening by film festival organizers and local officials.

After dinner, hear keynote speaker Chip Bok discuss the role that the press, specifically political cartoonists, play during a presidential administration. Bok is a syndicated political cartoonist whose work has appeared in publications across the globe.

Using a variety of cartoons created by himself, as well as other cartoonists, Bok intends to discuss the political nuances displayed in the artwork. He will also emphasize the 2020 election and the events of Jan. 6, 2021.

Bok’s talk is made possible through a grant from Ohio Humanities as part of the Hayes Presidential Library & Museums’ “The Press & The Presidency” exhibit. Hayes Presidential is one of the partners organizing the film festival.

Event sponsors are Crown Battery Corp. and Hal & Diane Hawk; Crescent Manufacturing Co.; and Albrechta & Coble, Ltd.

Award sponsors are Otto Gonzales & Dr. Iracema Arevalo. Film Block Sponsors are 1st Choice Portable Staging and Dr. Greg DeRodes. Friends of the Festival are Holland CPA.

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