Downton Abbey preview screening

Downton Abbey Season 3 airing Sundays, January 6 - February 17, 2013 on Masterpiece on PBS. Here, Dame Maggie Smith, left, as Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham and Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary. (MCT) (January 4, 2013)

Attention "Downton Abbey" fanatics - and you are legion - there will be a preview screening of the first episode of season 3 on Saturday, Jan. 5 at Cinema Paradiso in Fort Lauderdale.

The party starts at 5:30 and the screening is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.

Here's the best part: it's FREE.

Seating is limited to RSVP by calling Kristina Gutierrez at 305-424-4015 or emailing her at Kristina_Gutierrez@wpbt.org.


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Cinema Paradiso is located at 503 S.E. 6th Street in downtown Lauderdale.