Both Detroit Public Television (DPTV/WTVS-TV) and WKAR Public Media (East Lansing) will be presenting advance screenings of the new Downton Abbey Movie for its viewers as a fundraiser.  The movie is scheduled for nationwide release on September 20.

This Sunday (9/15), DPTV will present an advance screening of the new “Downton Abbey” feature film at the AMC Livonia beginning at 7 p.m.  The station is encouraging attendees to show up in costumes. More here.

On Thursday (9/19), WKAR hosts a members-only screening at the Regal Cinema in Lansing at 7 p.m.  The station says “should you choose to don Downton Abbey period attire for this extraordinary event, you could find yourself the winner of a special gift bag from WKAR before the evening is over.”  More here.