Alamo Drafthouse Cinema offers a unique theatrical experience with a full restaurant menu and bar and continuous service inside the theater. The Alamo has eight screens with stadium seating, digital projection and state-of-the-art sound. In operation since 2009, the theater is open 365 days a year and features primarily new movies. The Alamo is also supports independent, foreign, classic and documentary film that was previously missing from the market. Also known for original programming and interactive programming, the theater has a robust schedule of special events including sing-alongs, movie quote-alongs, live comedy and music, movie marathons and “feast” events that match a special menu to a film. As a host to regular fundraiser events for regional non-profits, the theater is a local favorite that has won several community awards including the Large Business of the Year 2010 from the “Top of Virginia” Regional Chamber of Commerce and “Best Family-Run Business” and “Best Movie Theater” in the Northern Virginia Daily newspaper “Best Of” reader awards for 2014.