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For three nights beginning Friday the 1st of March, Haig Park will be transformed into a giant outdoor cinema, through the inaugural Haig Park Pickture Festival presented by City Renewal Authority.
With a central bar area, food and beverage stalls and three cinema screens showing a number of retro-fun classics, Pickture is shaping up to be part film festival, part overgrown video night, and a whole lot of fun.
A part of the official 2019 Enlighten program, Pickture promises to be more fun than highbrow, as evidenced by the eclectic range of fun and cult movies spanning three decades from the 80s through to the 2000s.
Guests can pick their favourite movie and find a seat in the dedicated cinema seating, move between the three cinema screens as they like, or continue to enjoy a drink and a chat at the bar.
The Program at a Glance
Friday, 1 March – 7:45pm
Desperately Seeking Susan
The Lost Boys
Saturday, 2 March – 7:45pm
The Fifth Element
Saturday, 2 March – 10:15pm
Sunday, 3 March – 7:45pm
Purple Rose of Cairo
Romeo + Juliet
Audio from two of the cinemas will be transmitted via radio receivers, with standard audio jacks supplied with seating. Festival goers are encouraged to bring their own headphones for an enhanced experience.
Haig Park Pickture Festival is proudly presented by the City Renewal Authority and run by event producers Sweet Potato in collaboration with event managers Dionysus.
For bookings, full program and tickets, go to: