‘Blockbuster’ in Chicago have contacted us as they are holding a tribute and DVD party tonight for the launch of Michael’s ‘This Is It’ DVD. Please find below the official information relating to this event.
GIVING TRIBUTE TO THE KING OF POP: CHICAGO BLOCKBUSTER TO HOST MIDNIGHT DVD RELEASE PARTY FOR MICHAEL JACKSON’S “THIS IS IT”
Monday, Jan.25th Event to Feature Prizes & MJ Performances
WHAT: The final memories of the King of Pop, Michael Jackson, will descend on the BLOCKBUSTER location at 7300 N. Western, Chicago on Monday, Jan. 25 as the store hosts a midnight DVD release party for “This is It.” A compilation of interviews, rehearsals and backstage footage of Michael Jackson as he prepared for his series of sold-out shows in London is the final performance of an iconic figure.
Activities at the event include:
Julian from the B96 Morning Show from 7-9 p.m.
The B96 Street Team with Michael Jackson music and collectible giveaways from 7 p.m. – midnight.
Rico, World Famous MJ Impersonator, with performances at 10 p.m. and 11 p.m.
The opportunity for Michael Jackson fans to be among the first to rent or purchase the movie on DVD or Blu-ray, plus get two free movie rentals while supplies last (at midnight at this location only!)
Enter to win a blu-ray player and a copy of This is It!
Costume contest – win a year of free rentals!
Special movie preview: watch “This is It” at 10 p.m.
Free snacks while supplies last
WHEN: Monday, Jan. 25
7 p.m.: Event begins
Midnight: “This is It” DVD and Blu-ray available for rent or
purchase while supplies last.
WHERE: BLOCKBUSTER, 7300 N. Western, Chicago
HOW: Admission is free and open to the public.
OFFERING: “This is It” will be available for purchase or rent while supplies last at participating BLOCKBUSTER stores and online at www.blockbuster.com on the movie’s nationwide release date of Tuesday, Jan. 26. Fans can reserve their standard DVD or Blu-ray copy in advance by putting $5 down at any participating store.
For further information, please click here.
Source: Blockbuster & MJWN