Cabin Fever Festival


The Paradise Theatre’s Cabin Fever 2024 Festival kicked off February 3rd and ran through March 30th, embracing curated films, scintillating music concerts, and jubilant live performance events to help keep North Fork audiences connected – and entertained – during the cold winter months.

Movie Lineup

Virginia Woolf

Senior Program – Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Feb 8

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is about how a bitter, aging couple, with the help of alcohol, use their young houseguests to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other over the course of a distressing night.


Wonka (PG)

Feb 9-10

With dreams of opening a shop in a city renowned for its chocolate, a young and poor Willy Wonka discovers that the industry is run by a cartel of greedy chocolatiers.

John Lewis

Black History Month – John Lewis: Good Trouble (PG)

Feb 15

John Lewis explores the Georgia representative’s, 60-plus years of social activism and legislative action on civil rights, voting rights, gun control, health care reform, and immigration.

Royal Wedding

Cult Classic Night – Royal Wedding

Feb 17

A brother and sister dance act encounter challenges and romance when booked in London during the Royal Wedding.

American Tail

Retro Film – An American Tail (G)

Feb 24

In An American Tail, while emigrating to the United States, a young Russian mouse gets separated from his family and must relocate them while trying to survive in a new country.

Edge of Consciousness

Journeys to the Edge of Consciousness

Feb 29

Presented by Garuda Retreats. In Journeys to the Edge of Consciousness explore three psychedelic trips by three world-famous authors that together changed them, and Western culture, forever.

Iron Claw

The Iron Claw (R)

Mar 1-2

The Iron Claw is the true story of the inseparable Von Erich brothers, who made history in the intensely competitive world of professional wrestling in the early 1980s.

Body of a Line

Body of a Line

Mar 6

In Body of a Line, an animated documentary, Madaleine Sorkin undertakes an intimate and creative journey to climb the most difficult rock climb above 13,500 feet.

Strangers On A Train

Senior Movie – Strangers On A Train (PG)

Mar 14

In Strangers on a Train, a psychopathic man tries to forcibly persuade a tennis star to agree to his theory that two strangers can get away with murder by submitting to his plan to kill the other’s most-hated person.

Stop Making Sense

Stop Making Sense (PG)

Mar 15

Stop Making Sense, considered by critics as the greatest concert film of all time, is the live performance that was shot over the course of three nights at Hollywood’s Pantages Theater in December of 1983 and features Talking Heads’ most memorable songs.

Anatomy of a Fall

Anatomy of a Fall (R)

Mar 16

In Anatomy of a Fall, a woman is suspected of her husband’s murder, and their blind son faces a moral dilemma as the main witness.

Thelma and Louise

Women’s History Month – Thelma and Louise (R)

Mar 21

Thelma and Louise set out on an adventure, but it soon turns around to a terrifying escape from being hunted by the police, as these two girls escape for the crimes they committed.


Cult Classic Night – Leprechaun (R)

Mar 23

An evil, sadistic Leprechaun goes on a killing rampage in search of his beloved pot of gold.

Howdy Pardner

Howdy Pardner: Tales Of The Cowboy Hat

Mar 28

Howdy Pardner is a social, historical and personal journey of the cowboy hat from the American West to England, Germany and Japan.


Amélie (R)

Mar 29

A Musical Suite by NorthForkestra precedes film. Despite being caught in her imaginative world, Amelie, a young waitress, decides to help people find happiness. Her quest to spread joy leads her on a journey where she finds true love.

Breakfast Club

Retro Film – The Breakfast Club (R)

Mar 30

In The Breakfast Club, five high school students meet in Saturday detention and discover how they have a great deal more in common than they thought.

Festival Events

Handmade Moments

Pickin’ N Paradise – Handmade Moments with Gabrielle Louise

Feb 3

Glistening with insight and whimsy, long-simmering with righteous compassion and beauty, Handmade Moments are a fearless all-weather duo.

Swing Funk and Fun

An Afternoon of Swing, Funk, and Fun!

Feb 11

Join the North Fork Valley Community Band for An Afternoon of Swing, Funk, and Fun! Directed by Jeannette Carey and David Alderdice.

Vagina Monologues

Vagina Monologues

Feb 14

Vagina Monologues written by Eve Ensler, and directed and produced by Natalie Haines.


Pickin’ N Paradise – Sexbruise?

Feb 16

Sexbruise? combines elements of funk, rock, funky rock, and rock-funk, they write funky melodies and soulful melodies.

Cello Joe

Cello Joe

Feb 23

Cello Joe plays the cello while beatboxing, looping, and singing. It’s Classical Hip Hop. He creates fat beats with a cello and his mouth and he does it live!

Embodying Rhythm Collective

Embodying Rhythm Collective with Mama Lingua

Mar 9

The Embodying Rhythm Collective with Mama Lingua present An Eclectic Acoustic Concert Event featuring: Arlyn Alderdice, David Alderdice, Sami Akert, Daniel Be, Jeannette Carey, Tony Peters, Chelsie Taylor & Chloe Watkins.



Mar 10

Come be transported and amazed at this original African Arts Theater show, Liberté, choreographed by world renown West African artist, Fara Tolno.

Rainbow Girls

Pickin’ N Paradise – Rainbow Girls

Mar 22

“A gang of sweet angels punching you in the heart.” Rainbow Girls bring a bold swagger and an abundance of talent to the stage.

Peter Antoniou

‘Psychic’ Comedian Peter Antoniou

Mar 24

Peter Antoniou, the ‘Psychic’ Comedian, brings his unique skills to peer inside your head, fondle your frontal lobe, and tickle your funny bone.

Support Our Festival Sponsors

Berg Harvest
Alpine Bank logo
476 Eatery logo
Wellspring Vitality
Mountain Oven logo
Alfred Eames Cellars
Lucille Lucas Gallery logo
Paonia Bread Works logo
The Local Nomad
UBB logo
Sewing Bee
Cirque logo
Jeds Spice Blends logo