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“Footloose” Big 80’s Street Dance Fest

Join the Lyric in celebrating the "Big 80's" with a 35th Anniversary celebration of "Footloose" at 7 p.m., then a Street Dance following the movie on College Avenue!

Tickets go on sale on Monday, June 3.

Get your tickets in advance, don't be disappointed on event day when it's sold out! Purchase tickets online

80's era dress and costumes are encouraged! There will be an 80's costume contest with prizes, and other fun 80's activities!

Following the movie (approximately 9 p.m.), join us outside on College Avenue for a special "Big 80's Celebration Street Dance Fest," featuring live music from Blacksburg's very own "Breakfast Club Band" doing all the favorite hits from the movie, as well as all your favorites from the BIG 80s!

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