Sugar in Kankankee

Some Like it Hot will be screened at the Paramount Theatre in Kankankee, Illinois, on Thursday, July 26th at 7pm, reports TribLocal.

“‘We’re going all-out for a fun Hollywood-style red carpet event and Marilyn Monroe is scheduled to appear prior to the film,’ said Jackie Haas, president and chief executive officer for the center. ‘Bringing a classic film like this one to life on the big screen in the beautiful art-deco style Paramount Theatre is a unique event that everyone can enjoy.’

Prior to the movie, a VIP reception will be held at 5:30 p.m. at ‘164 North,’ 164 N. Schuyler Ave. in Kakakee. The reception features light refreshments and cash bar. A Marilyn Monroe look-a-like is scheduled to attend. VIP tickets are $25 and includes the reception and a movie pass.
All proceeds benefit the Helen Wheeler Center, which provides outpatient counseling and mental health services to children, adolescents and adults in our community.”