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A Movie Screen Food Truck Exists And I Want To Book It ASAP

While the pandemic has kept us out of movie theaters, folks have been trying to find fun alternatives to just chilling to Netflix on the couch.

Unfortunately, not everybody has a drive-in theater or a projector screen on handy to get outdoors with films. However, a new concept could be promising, as it brings both the flicks and the food to your driveway.

Photo courtesy of Blue Bunny

As part of an ongoing sweepstakes/giveaway, Blue Bunny has constructed a custom truck that serves up ice cream AND comes with a 11-foot by 6-foot movie screen. It can roll up to your driveway, get you some treats, and serve as your out-of-home theater all in one.

We can get outdoors but still be comfortably safe, social distance on the lawn, get some awesome treats, and cozy up for a big screen film all at the same time. Sounds like a fantastic experience to get on your own front lawn.

It would be dope if we could book this for ourselves, but for this iteration, Blue Bunny is limiting the truck to a few select cities and a chance to get the truck in your driveway. You can enter at Funlightenment.com to try and secure one of those private screenings, which can happen in either Denver, Chicago, Cincinnati, St. Louis, or Le Mars, Iowa, depending on the date.

Photo courtesy of Blue Bunny

Even if this is just a one-time giveaway for now, though, this is something food truck owners everywhere should take note of. I’m sure I’m not alone in saying I would be down to book one of my favorite food trucks for a private screening if they could bring me some awesome eats alongside a giant screen to play my film of choice on.

Could be an interesting and cool new way for food trucks to make money, but for people to also get outside in a safe and fun way to watch movies.

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Game of Thrones Fans, Behold, An Ice Cream Cone Iron Throne

There’s only a few days left until the long-awaited premiere of Game of Thrones‘ seventh season. Set to air Sunday, the show’s season opener also falls on another sweet occasion: National Ice Cream Day.

If we weren’t hyped enough for the sweet season opener, Blue Bunny created a replica of the infamous Iron Throne completely from ice cream cones. The throne was unveiled in New York City where fans had the chance to eat some free Blue Bunny ice cream and sit down and feel the weight of being the true ruler of Westeros on their soul.

Sounds like a fun morning.

You can check out a time lapse of the construction process in the video above. Game of Thrones returns to HBO on Sunday, July 16.