Get Your Kicks on 6/6 – Special Screening of Remastered Route 66 Film and Live Q&A Event

Illinois Route 66 Scenic Byway

The Road Ahead Partnership is thrilled to present a special film screening event featuring an announcement from John Paget about his new Centennial Route 66 film, and the premiere of a newly remastered HD version of the acclaimed documentary Route 66: An American Odyssey. This free online event will take place on June 6th, 2024, and will be available for streaming for one week. 

Event Highlights:

  • Film Screening: Experience the remastered HD version of Route 66: An American Odyssey, a classic documentary celebrating the historic Mother Road.
  • Special Introduction: Filmmaker John Paget, along with a special guest, will introduce the film and announce his upcoming project, Route 66: The Main Street of America, a feature documentary in celebration of the Route 66 Centennial.
  • Live Q&A Session: Engage in a live post-film discussion with special guests including author Michael Wallis, producer Jim Jenner, and filmmaker John Paget. This live session will begin on June 6 at 6:00 PM PDT / 8:00 PM CDT.
  • Recorded Session: If you are unable to join the live Q&A on June 6th, the recorded discussion will be available to stream from June 7 to June 13, 2024.

This unique event is presented by The Road Ahead Partnership, which through its Route 66 Preservation and Economic Development Grant Program is dedicated to preserving and promoting the legacy of Route 66. See details to support this grant program on the online streaming registration page.

Register to watch here: www.100×

Event Date: June 6, 2024

Start Time: 5:00 PM PDT / 7:00 PM CDT

Duration: Available for one week (June 6 – June 13, 2024)

Location: Online Streaming at

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