Straws Film Screening

Join Audubon Nature Institute for a screening of Straws, a film that explores the problems caused by plastic pollution and empowers individuals to be part of the solution.

Come for refreshments from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and learn ways to take action against plastic pollution in your daily life and in your community. Experience an up-close encounter with an animal ambassador and chat with Junior Aquarists about how marine debris impacts the oceans and waterways we love.

Please RSVP for a free ticket. 


Wednesday, July 24, 2019 
Cocktail Hour and Refreshments: 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Film Screening: 7:00PM

Entergy Giant Screen Theater at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

   • Free and open to the public
   • Emceed by Youth Volunteers
   • All ages are welcome

Film screening begins at 7:00 p.m.. Donations are graciously accepted.

Donations and cash bar proceeds support the reduction of single-use plastic through conservation education programs at Audubon and in the community.

This film is presented as a part of Audubon's Plastic Free July program. Join the challenge today!

Parking Information
Limited free parking will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis in the Aquarium employee parking lot at 302 N. Front St. Look for the guard shack with a green roof. Validated parking will be available for $5 off in the Canal Place parking garage.

About the Issue
Every day in the U.S., half a billion non-recyclable plastic straws are used once and tossed, ending up in landfills, littering streets, and reaching beaches. Discover how communities across the world are making a sea of change through reducing plastic pollution... one plastic straw at a time.

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