I partnered with Ford and the brands mentioned below on this event. Thoughts and opinions are my own. 

Since starting TheUrbanRealist, I’ve always enjoyed using my platform to connect some of my favorite brands to you, our readers, in an engaging and fun way. So when I had the opportunity to work with Ford on an event, I hopped on it immediately! #URMOVIENIGHT presented by Ford was truly a night to remember! Ford allowed me to create a drive-in movie theater experience in a warehouse-turned-art gallery in Atlanta. Using several 2017 editions of the Ford Mustang, the Ford F150, the Ford Focus and the Ford Escape, we invited 50 of Atlanta’s top bloggers, photographers, and influencers to view the Academy Award Nominated film Hidden Figures from the comfort of a stationary new 2017 Ford. 

 

Upon arrival, guests were ushered into the front gallery to try cocktails named after each of the main characters in Hidden Figures, provided by Seagram’s Gin, Absolut Vodka, and Martell Cognac. Guests also took gif photos at the #MyFordFam photo booth while they mixed and mingled.

Once we opened the main gallery, guests were allowed to sit in the stationary Ford of their choice and grab complimentary snacks and popcorn from our concession stand. Attendees were pleasantly surprised to find our gifting table which featured Ford pop sockets and one of my personal favorite’s – Vaseline Cocoa Radiant Lotion. Made with 100% Cocoa Butter (which is known for keeping your skin super soft), this is my go-to lotion during the summer! You can grab it here.

A big thank you to Ford for being the Presenting Sponsor and for working with me to create this truly one-of-a-kind event and to all of our event attendees! A big thank you to Vaseline, Absolut Vodka, Seagram’s Gin and Martell Cognac for being supporting sponsors as well. Check out the photos from the party below!

Photography by Lourdes Sukari

  • Evelina Vilke

    This sounds amazing! I am sure you had wonderful time

  • Ayesha Farhad

    OMG this sounds like such a fab event! Love the photography as well! x

  • I would love to be sitting behind the wheel of a Mustang! Iconic American brand, and the event looks amazing too. x

  • Aw how exciting to be at an event where you were invited by Ford? Plus it is awesome that you got to network with so many amazing people! x

  • ooo what a great event! i love the photography and it looked so much fun

  • FussFreeJen

    What a fab event. A more exciting way to enjoy cars. Your photos look like so much fun, love the way you all chilled out in the cars. Great stuff.

  • Leah Shafik

    This event looked really great. I love your photography in this by the way – you look fabulous! x

  • Kira L Curtis

    Definitely sounds like such an amazing even to have created! Would love if anything like that happened near where I am!

  • Baby Isabella

    Sounds like a quirky and fun event and its great you got to work with some big brands 🙂

  • What an amazing event, I love how different and fun this looks x

  • What a cool event! I love ford cars the best, out of all the other options. The mustang is my particular favourite.

  • Hungry_Healthy_Happy

    What a great event. I just adore the style of your photos too – you have really captured the fun

  • Angela Milnes

    how cool. We have a 2016 Ford C Max ad love it! It is perfect for my family and the dogs and your post reminded me why I love Ford! Angela – The Inspiration Edit!

  • Lauretta

    Whoa! Those are fab cars. The Ford Mustang is just perfect.

  • Seriously what a completely amazing event. Something I would love to attend myself

  • Oh my god this looks awesome! I’d love to do something like this in the UK.

  • Jennifer Eastwell

    What a great event to be part of! The Ford Mustang looks so nice!

  • Becca Talbot

    This sounds like a really fun event – definitely the kinda thing I’d go to if I was lucky enough to be invited. The Mustang is like my dream car <3 x

  • Such lovely cars, the mustang looks amazing, I know this is what my other half wants to drive when we go to the States x

  • Natasha Mairs

    Wow that Mustang looks gorgeous!!! It looks like such a fun event

  • Nelu

    It seems like it was a fun event. Congrats on landing yet another sponsorship!

  • Gareth Torrance

    Wow, what a unique way to run an event! I love the idea that you got to sit in the cars, and that you got to choose which one to sit in!

  • The event looks fun! Such a great opportunity to partner with the brand 🙂

  • Marianne Turkson

    What a wonderful opportunity. The photos shows that it was a fun event . All those goodies, awesome

  • Sophie Beland

    Ford hosted an amazing event for you all! I love the blankets in the back.

  • I enjoyed these pictures … Ford hosted a great evening for you all guys that really nice.

  • Afroza Khan

    Looks like such a fun event! And your pictures are amazing 🙂

  • Anosa Malanga VA

    Wow this is a very nice opportunity. I would not have a single thought if I were to be invited too. I am sure the experience is so worth it.

  • Chandresh Jain

    The concept itself sound so good .. FORD has very well captured the theme of the show

  • Jhilmil Mommyinme

    Seems a really great fun night hosted by Ford, haven’t experienced anything like this, expecting ford to get some similar events launched here too;)

  • Ola Broom

    What an amazing night! I had no idea Ford hosted these kinds of events. Awesome!

  • Wow look like yall had an amazing time. I love the drive in here in Alabama, but I have experienced it in an new car, lol! Thanks for sharing.

  • Elizabeth Colette

    This looks like such a fun event! I love all the goodies they had and I think a movie night is a great idea! My husband has a Ford and likes it, I’m glad to see they do events like this.

  • T-Nicole Johnson

    This looks like such a great event to attend. Ford makes some pretty amazing cars.

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