Grand Central Market (GCM) is celebrating and honoring AAPI Month with two special movie nights taking place at the iconic Million Dollar Theatre.
This cinematic event will feature two well-renowned films that are Asian starred, produced, and directed. A24’s “The Farewell” will be playing on Friday, May 20. This dramedy film was written and directed by Lulu Wang, and features Awkwafina, Tzi Ma, Diana Lin, alongside many more. Academy Award-winning film “Parasite” will be playing on Friday, May 27. This critically acclaimed thriller/dark comedy was directed by Bong Joon-ho. He also co-wrote the film along with Han Jin-won. It stars Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong, and several more.
Guests in attendance are in for a real treat and will get to choose from an array of L.A.’s very own Asian-American foods, snacks, and beverages.
How To Get Tickets:
This AAPI month, when you dine at either one of these GCM vendors below, you can receive free tickets to the movie night of your choosing.
- Bento Ya
- China Cafe
- Moon Rabbit
- Sticky Rice
- Ramen Hood
- Sari Sari
All you have to do is bring your receipt to the GCM Info Desk to redeem your tickets. In case you miss out on visiting these vendors, don’t worry. Guests can also purchase tickets online here for only $5. A purchase of a ticket also includes parking validation for GCM’s Garage. Parking is valid for the date of the event only.
For more information on this event and others, visit the Grand Central Market site here. For any questions, GCM can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grand Central Market: 317 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013
Million Dollar Theatre: 307 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013
GCM Parking Garage: 308 S Hill Street, Los Angeles CA 90013
You can also celebrate AAPI Month with a unique opera performance at The Huntington.