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Construction crews toil away Tuesday to complete the new
Ward 16 theatres for its grand opening this weekend.
In conjunction with the opening of the film "Pearl Harbor," Windward Mall is hosting a celebration for the opening of its Windward Mall Theatres, while Consolidated Theatres also marks the opening of its Ward 16 Theatre at Auahi and Kamakee streets across from Ward Centre.
Movie theaters open
with hoopla and
Here's the rundown of activities:
Ward 16There will be drawings for prizes all weekend. A small popcorn will be given per ticket purchased; regular-sized popcorn will be $1 today through Monday.
>> 7 to 9 p.m. today: Xtreme 104.3 radio will have a live remote broadcast from the theater.
>> 2 to 4 p.m. tomorrow: Oldies 107.9 radio will have a live remote broadcast from the theater.
>> 5 to 9 p.m. tomorrow: "1941 Military Evening" with a display of World War II military vehicles, 1941 weapons and "soldiers" dressed in Dec. 7, 1941 uniforms.
>> 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow: Pati will perform and KCCN FM100 radio will have a live remote broadcast from the theater.
>> 6:30 p.m. Sunday: Lion Dance with the Gee Yung International Martial Arts Dragon & Lion Dance Association
>> 7 to 9 p.m.: Live entertainment by Kapena, with Krater 96 broadcasting live from the theater.
>> 8 p.m.: Grand prize drawing for a 2002 Subaru Impreza WRX from Schuman Carriage.
Signature TheatresCommunity celebration at Windward Mall begins at 3 p.m. today, with face paintings, balloons, Steve-O da Clown, caricature artists, a Chinese lion dance and a display of Pearl Harbor era classic cars from Independent Cruise Night.
The evening celebration begins at 6 p.m. with Ledward Kaapana in concert at the mall's Centerstage, followed by Na Leo Pilimehana at 7:30 p.m.
The theater will be offering 50-cent hot dogs, soft drinks and mochi crunch at all Signature locations (the others are Dole Cannery and Pearl Highlands) today through Monday.
Ticket stubs will allow special discounts at merchants participating in the Signature Theatres Ticket Value Program. Brochures will be available at the box office.
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