Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh: VHStival Is Coming Back!

August 30th – September 1st, be ready!

Last October Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh’s Video Vortex celebrated its first annual VHStival, a two-day celebration of VHS which included screenings, a VHS swap and even its own beer. You can catch up on how the festivities went here.

While it may only be February, it’s already time to start getting ready for this year’s VHStival. Tickets are not yet on sale, but now’s definitely the time to save the date. You don’t want to miss this:

It’s time to VHSave the date, and get ready to return to the most rewind-radical weekend of your life as VHStival comes back to Raleigh, NC from August 30th – September 1st!

Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh and Video Vortex are bringing back the Total VHS Party that will feature fantastic screenings of VHS-era staples, brain-melting obscurities, and tributes to phenomenal underground found footage! Plus! Break a VHSweat while we gyrate and celebrate the wild workout video craze of the 80s and 90s!

And in addition to the colorful array of VHS screenings, VHStival will also offer special guest appearances, Q and A sessions, tape swaps (where you can trade tapes and find your new favorite VHS gem), interactive VHS-driven activities, along with the return of everyone’s favorite Tapehead memory game: VISIONS OF VHS!

All this and so many more amazing VHSurprises (including a surprise you can imbibe!) await you at VHStival 2019 at Alamo Drafthouse in Raleigh!

Stay tuned to the official VHStival website ( for all updates and announcements! This August, Raleigh, NC is going to be the most rewind radical place on the planet! TOTAL. VHS. PARTY.