Dinner followed by a movie is a standard recipe for dates, reliable when other food-and-entertainment pairings fail to impress. Since its launch last year, Street Food Cinema has been offering an alternative to the classic combo on weekends by bringing everything outdoors at locations throughout the city. Running through the summer season, the series will show popular flicks, including Stand by Me and Pitch Perfect and invite food trucks -- India Jones, Kogi, Lime, Cousin's Maine Lobster, Sweet Arleen's, Don Chow Tacos, Grilled Cheese, to name a few -- to help provide food and drink to filmgoers.
We asked Heather Hope-Allison, who co-founded the film and food series with her husband Steve Allison, for a few pointers on how to make an outdoor film date night as seamless as possible. The two run Street Food Cinema through their company TIL Lifestyle Marketing and Events.More »