Charity & Causes Miami Beach

FLIFF 2019 Retro Pool Party Elvis’ Girl Happy

FLIFF 2019 Retro Pool Party Elvis' Girl HappyTuesday, November 5, 7pm-9:30pm – Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach, 551 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale

One of Elvis Presley’s most popular vehicles, Girl Happy! is also one of the most typical. Elvis plays Rusty Wells who is hired by Chicago gangster boss Big Frank (#HaroldJStone) to protect the virtue of his daughter Valerie (#ShelleyFabares), Rusty and his buddies follow Valerie to Fort Lauderdale during Spring Break. Valerie falls in (and out) of love with Rusty but when Valerie gets involved with an Italian playboy (#FabrizioMioni), Rusty is forced to break up the romance lest he end up in a cement overcoat.

The event takes place Spinnakers Bar & Grill Pool Deck at The Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach. With Special Guest Star: the forever “Girl Happy” #ChrisNoel! Produced by Steve Savor. There will be hors d’oeuvres and drink specials. Movie screen floats in the pool. Live music & surprises. The film starring Elvis and Shelley Fabares was shot in Ft. Lauderdale Beach in 1965. #FLIFF2019 #FLIFF34 #retropoolparty