FREE MOVIES UNDER THE STARS PRESENTS "TWILIGHT"
Rolla, MO., July 28, 2009 – The Downtown Rolla Bandshell will come alive this Friday with the free showing of "Twilight" as part of the Movies Under the Stars series sponsored by U.S. Cellular, City of Rolla and Rolla Chamber of Commerce. Family-friendly pre-show activities will begin at 7:30 p.m., and the movie can be seen on the giant outdoor movie screen starting at 8:45 p.m.
"Movies Under the Stars is a positive family event allowing for free entertainment and activities for the entire family," said Mayor William Jenks III. "U.S. Cellular is congratulated on organizing an event that provides Rolla and the surrounding communities with a fun safe way to spend a summer Friday night."
Movies Under the Stars is open to all ages and families are encouraged to bring blankets or lawn chairs, and enjoy a fun summer evening at the movies. Prior to the movie, U.S. Cellular invites people to take part in pre-show activities, which include free commemorative photos with Bella and Edward cut-outs, and a chance to win prizes during the Twilight trivia. Rolla Chamber of Commerce will be providing free soda and popcorn, and snow cones will be available for purchase.
"Our associates are part of this community and look forward to coming together to enjoy these movies with their families and friends," said Nathan Waddell, director of sales for U.S. Cellular in Missouri.
The Movies Under the Stars series continues on August 21st with the showing of "We Are Marshall".
About U.S. Cellular
The 9,000 associates of U.S. Cellular believe a wireless phone enhances people's lives and a wireless company should be in the business of bringing people together. U.S. Cellular has a wide range of monthly plans, including those with unlimited nationwide calling, unlimited free incoming calls and options to prepay. The company has a growing catalog of phones like the BlackBerry® Curve, HTC Touch Pro and the touch-screen Samsung Delve, which offer e-mail and Web access. Based in Chicago, U.S. Cellular is the nation's fifth-largest full-service wireless carrier, serving 6.2 million customers across the country. To learn more about the company visit one of its retail stores or uscellular.com.