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Happy Birthday, Gene Autry!
Posted September 27, 2010

Happy Birthday Gene Autry!

America's Favorite Singing Cowboy, Gene Autry was born on September 29, 1907, and we think it is worth celebrating every year. The Autry National Center will mark the anniversary of Gene's birth this Wednesday, September 29th, with special movie and television episode screenings throughout the day, a birthday treat in the Golden Spur Cafe (free for Autry Museum members), a special 50%-off sale of Gene Autry DVDs in the Autry Store, and 20% discount on the purchase of Autry Museum membership – available at all levels.

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Gene Autry Movie and Television Show Screenings

Visit the Autry National Center on Wednesday, September 29th and enjoy Gene Autry movies and television show screenings in the Museum's Western Legacy Theatre in the Imagination gallery.

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Birthday treat

Birthday Treat in the
Golden Spur Cafe

On Gene Autry's birthday, Autry Museum members who visit the Cafe will receive a free Gene Autry birthday treat from the Golden Spur Cafe.

Gene Autry Birthday Sale

All Gene Autry DVDs are $10.00

For Wednesday, September 29, 2010 only, all Gene Autry movies on DVD that are currently in stock are included in this sale. Purchases may be made in person at the Museum Store or online.

Please note that when you place an online order the screen will NOT show the sale price but the discount WILL be applied by the store staff when the order is written up. With such a swell sale, you'll want to collect them all!


If you have any questions the DVD sale, please contact the Museum Store direct.

20% Discount on Autry Museum Memberships

Autry National Center

We at Gene Autry Entertainment think the best way to celebrate Gene Autry's birthday is to join the museum he founded. The good folks of the Museum's Membership department agree and are offering a rare 20% discount on all levels of Autry National Center Memberships purchased on Wednesday, September 29, 2010. A museum membership is an excellent gift for a teacher, Scout leader, or dear friend. For more information on Autry National Center Membership benefits, read more here.

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