Maya Cinemas opens in Delano

The newly opened Maya Cinemas in Delano, Calif., is seen Wednesday, May 16, 2018. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

The city of Delano welcomed its first movie theater Wednesday.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Maya Delano 12 Cinemas & MPX on Woollomes Avenue honored the legacies of local labor-rights icons Cesar Chavez, Dolores Huerta and Larry Itliong.

The theater includes 12 wall-to-wall screens, Dolby sound and reclining seats.

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