Current Movie: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off – July 20

  • Thurs., July 20 at 7:30PM
  • 450 A Street Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Bummer! You just missed this movie! Tickets are still available at the Colonial Theatre box office.
67 bought.Tipped!

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Online ticket sales close at 1:00PM on the day of the show, but you can still purchase tickets at the Colonial Theater box office.

No need to weep for the future.  Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is coming to the Colonial Theater!  For one night only, John Hughes’s titillating tall-tale of teenage truancy will screen at 7:30PM on Thursday, July 20.

Will we have popcorn, you ask?  Eeehhh, what country do you think this is?  Of course we will!

As soon as 50 tickets are sold, the screening is on.  We won’t charge your card until then.  So spread the word on to ensure that we get to see Ferris Bueller at the Colonial!


New to Colonial Classic Movies?

Here’s the skinny: The Colonial will show Ferris Bueller’s Day Off on July 20, but only if enough folks come to the screening. Here’s how it works:

  1. Go through checkout – It’s just like you’re buying a tickets, only we won’t collect your payment or issue your tickets until the movie hits its tipping point of 50 tickets.
  2. Spread the word! – Once we get 50 folks to come, the show is on! But it has to tip by July 14. If it doesn’t tip, you’re not out anything. We won’t collect your payments, and the movie won’t show. It’s up to YOU to make it happen!
  3. Head to the Colonial – We’ll email you when your tickets are ready. Just print out your ticket or show it on your smart phone at the door.
  4. Vote! – What shows next is up to you. Head to the Vote page to choose what shows at the Colonial’s next CCM screening. Don’t see a movie you like? Tell us what your favorite movies are on the Suggest page and we’ll put them up for a future vote.

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Built by C.A. Spath, cashier of the Farmers and Merchants Bank; Dr. C.M. Cline, physician and S.K. Mittry, contractor: the Colonial Theater opened on November 10, 1919, at a cost of just over $175,000. It boasted one of the largest stages in the Intermountain West, a modern ramp (in lieu of stairs) to the balcony, a ventilation system, which circulated fresh air every five minutes and superb a... Read More.

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  • A John Hughes classic!
  • Edward R. Rooney, Dean of Students
  • The 1961 Ferrari, 250 GT California (less than a hundred were made).

Fine Print:

Ferris Bueller's Day Off will show at the Colonial Theater on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 7:30PM. Tickets bought online are $9 (price includes sales tax). Doors open at 6:30PM; all seating is open.
If tickets remain on the night of the show, they can be purchased at the Colonial box office for $11. When 50 tickets are purchased, payments will be collected and tickets will be issued for you to print out from this website and bring with you on the night of the screening. No admission without a ticket. If 50 tickets fail to sell, no payments will be collected, no tickets will be issued, and no movie will be screened.


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