Philadelphia, PA – October 2nd, 2013 – This year marks the 80th anniversary of the drive-in movie theater. To celebrate this distinct slice of Americana, The Awesome Fest is proud to announce the creation of their very own drive-in, presented by Enterprise CarShare, at one of the most unique and beautiful settings that Philadelphia has to offer: Eakins Oval, which resides directly in front of the majestic Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Philadelphia, PA – On Friday, September 13th, The Awesome Fest will take over Adventureland Day Camp in Bensalem for the 1st ever Summer Camp Sleepover, an overnight horror film festival outdoors in the woods! From Dusk ‘til dawn, The Awesome Fest will screen 6 movies while offering the usual summer camp activities as well as fishing, rock-climbing, campfires, food trucks, horror themed vendors, marshmallow roasts, scary stories, as well as many surprises! “Campers” are even encouraged to BYOB and BYOT (bring your own tent)!

Join us for this two part event as we celebrate the theatrical release of THE WORLD'S END, the third film in what's bound to be one of the most AWESOME trilogies of all time! On Wednesday, July 24th at 9pm, we'll be screening SHAUN OF THE DEAD outdoors at EAKIN'S OVAL, directly in front of The Art Museum on the Ben Franklin Parkway. This is a FREE screening! On Tuesday, July 30th, join us for a very special double feature of HOT FUZZ & an advanced screening of THE WORLD'S END with a Q&A to follow with Director Edgar Wright and actors Simon Pegg & Nick Frost!!

Official Seal
Posted by Josh on 03/14/2014 - 2:55pm.

The Awesome Fest invites you to a very special advance screening of CUBAN FURY on Wednesday, April 2nd, 7:30pm at The Ritz 5.

Even more awesome? We will be welcoming back star Nick Frost (Shaun Of The Dead, The World's End) who will be in attendance for a very special Q&A following the film.

Official Seal
Posted by Josh on 10/16/2013 - 10:53pm.

It's Halloween Season, one of our favorite times of the year, and while most Trick 'r Treaters expect free candy, we prefer to deliver free movies!

In partnership with the 22nd Philadelphia Film Festival (October 17th-27th), The Awesome Fest is giving away EVERY DAMN SEAT in the theater for the Philadelphia Premiere of THE SACRAMENT, on Monday, October 21st, 9:00pm at The Ritz East. Even more awesome, Director Ti West (House Of The Devil, The Innkeepers) will be in attendance!

The rules are simple: Show up, get in line, and upon entry say "Trick 'r Treat".

Official Seal
Posted by Josh on 10/02/2013 - 11:46am.

Philadelphia, PA – October 2nd, 2013 – This year marks the 80th anniversary of the drive-in movie theater. To celebrate this distinct slice of Americana, The Awesome Fest is proud to announce the creation of their very own drive-in, presented by Enterprise CarShare, at one of the most unique and beautiful settings that Philadelphia has to offer: Eakins Oval, which resides directly in front of the majestic Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Official Seal
Posted by Josh on 07/01/2013 - 2:26pm.

Join us for this two part event as we celebrate the theatrical release of THE WORLD'S END, the third film in what's bound to be one of the most AWESOME trilogies of all time!

On Wednesday, July 24th at 9pm, we'll be screening SHAUN OF THE DEAD outdoors at EAKIN'S OVAL, directly in front of The Art Museum on the Ben Franklin Parkway. This is a FREE screening!

There will be a THRILLER dance & screening at 8:30, directly before SHAUN OF THE DEAD.

On Tuesday, July 30th, join us for a very special double feature of HOT FUZZ & an advanced screening of THE WORLD'S END with a Q&A to follow with Director Edgar Wright and actors Simon Pegg & Nick Frost!!

This is a FREE screening. Here's how you can obtain your tickets:

Awesome
Posted by Josh on 05/14/2013 - 9:11pm.