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What is th feeling out there with regard to carrying at a movie theater? The number of people attending can easily number more then 500 . Taking into consideration that barbecues where lage number of people are in attendence are off limits is the thinking? the same at a movie theater.
 

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Tom2006 said:
What is th feeling out there with regard to carrying at a movie theater? The number of people attending can easily number more then 500 . Taking into consideration that barbecues where lage number of people are in attendence are off limits is the thinking? the same at a movie theater.
My feeling is that there is a good reason I don't open carry regularly. The reason is that Georgia's law is so vague that a prosecutor could apply it to almost any situation. I don't consider it a public gathering but I'm not in any way confident that a random prosecutor and jury wouldn't charge me.
 

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There are a few of those in the Atlanta area, AMC Fork & Screen is one in Buckhead. I've been to a few of them and I think it is overpriced and overrated, but drinking a margarita while watching a movie is entertaining ;)

As for carry, I know most theaters have a "no firearms" policy (Regal in particular has a corporate policy) and usually have cops posted inside. I've not open carried in one to test the water, but if you are going to carry then I would CC. As far as it being a "public gathering", that is always left up to interpretation but given the location of many theaters, I don't think I'd want to attend any without carrying.
 

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My wife has been on this movie kick. and we have gone more this year than we have in the 10 years we have been married.

A few I have seen officers there, a few not so much. but the common thing i see at most every theater is Characters. I carry CC because i dont want to ruin my wifes night out by refusing to leave it in the car if i am asked to.
 
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