'Strange Powers' Ticket Giveaway!

Celebrate the Austin screenings of Strange Powers w/ Gay Place and WIN!

Strange Powers, the documentary about the Magnetic Fields and frontman Stephin Merritt is back in Austin at the Alamo Drafthouse Ritz and ends its run tomorrow night, Thu., Dec. 9.

Would you like to win a pair of tickets to Thursday's screening?



CLICK HERE TO EMAIL your name, email address, phone number, and tell us the name of your favorite Magnetic Fields song, and put STRANGE POWERS in the subject header by 8am Thursday morning. We'll draw the winner tomorrow at 10am from the batch and inform the winner immediately. (If the link does not work for you, email: gayplace@austinchronicle.com) Bonne chance, beeeeyotches!!


  • You must be 21 years of age or older to win.
  • One entry per person per contest.
  • Open only to residents of Texas.
  • Winning of prize package DOES NOT include meals, transportation, gas, or any other amenity not mentioned in this blog entry.
  • The odds of winning depend on the total number of entries received.
  • Winners are drawn at random.
  • The event is rain or shine.
  • In the event of non-confirming prize winners, another winner will be drawn and notified Friday afternoon.

Courtesy: The Gay Place, Strange Powers doc crew, the Alamo Drafthouse, and the folks from Variance.

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