If your dad or the amazing father figure in your life is a Transformer’s fan, it looks like this could be the perfect gift for him this weekend in New York.
To celebrate the opening of one of the most anticipated movies of the summer, Transformers: The Last Knight, The Paley Center for Media will host Transformers Through the Years: A Super-Saturday Family Screening Celebration. The fun-filled afternoon will include a premiere screening of a new Transformers animated episode and also classic animated episodes, as well as immersive photo activities that will place families right in the Transformers universe, and free Transformers toys to the first 350 children in attendance. The event is free and open to the public and will take place at the Paley Center’s New York location on June 17, 2017.
“We’re thrilled to partner with our good friends at Hasbro Studios to present this exciting Transformers-themed celebration,” said Maureen J. Reidy, President and CEO of The Paley Center for Media. “Transformers Super-Saturday Family Screening Celebration! is just one of many family-friendly events that take place here throughout the year, making the Paley Center the entertainment destination for families and kids of all ages.”
The free afternoon of activities includes a premiere screening from the animated series Transformers: Robots in Disguise, as well as specially selected Transformers animated favorites including Transformers Prime, Transformers: Robots in Disguise and Transformers: Beast Wars. Visitors will have the opportunity to engage in a unique animated photo activity where they will find themselves immersed in the middle of the Transformers world. These special photos, created by Smilebooth, can also be shared on social media. In addition, visitors can pose with Transformers standees that will adorn the Paley Center lobby. To top it all off, the first 350 children in attendance will receive a special Transformers toy.
The activities will start at noon EST time at the Paley Center’s New York location (25 West 52 St, New York, NY).
For more information on the day’s activities, please visit paleycenter.org.