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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 1–10 out of 125 events
from July 1, 2015 to September 26, 2015
in Free Summer Movies (x) category

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Jul 1

Outdoor Cinema: Dont Look Back / U.S.A

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Watch one of the greatest music documentaries ever under the stars at Socrates Sculpture Park.
Category: Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Jul 1

Summer on the Hudson Picture Show: Jurassic Park

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
This year’s theme:. Lawns, Parks, Estates & Forests – So many glorious green spaces Pack a picnic, bring a friend and settle in for a night of premier movies on the…
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 1

Movie Night: Superman

at Park House (in Juniper Valley Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Bring a chair or blanket and join us for Superman, starring Christopher Reeve as the Man of Steel.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Jul 1

Movies in the Parks: Superman (1978)

at Juniper North Playground Tennis (in Juniper Valley Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This classic 1978 film depicts the superhero's origins, including his infancy as Kal-El of Krypton and his youthful years in the rural town of Smallville.
Category: Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Jul 2

Movies in the Parks: Pee Wee's Big Adventure

at Ball Field #1 (in Red Hook Recreation Area), Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Please note: the location for this film has changed.
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 3, 2015

Jul 3

Screening of The Young Girls of Rochefort by Jacques Demy

at Castle Clinton (in The Battery), Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Young Girls of Rochefort (Les Demoiselles de Rochefort) Directed by Jacques Demy will play on July 3 at Battery Park to celebrate the arrival of Lafayette fregate replica L'Hermione in New York.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Jul 5

NYC Parks ADA25 Movie Nights in the Park: Invitation to Dance

at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
23-year-old Simi was injured while hitchhiking to Washington to protest the war in Vietnam. Suddenly a young disabled college student, she confronted discrimination she couldn't have imagined before.
Category: Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Monday, July 6, 2015

Jul 6

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival: The Poseidon Adventure

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The model for all disaster movies is an epic featuring the biggest stars of the time: Gene Hackman, Leslie Nielsen, Shelley Winters, Ernest Borgnine, Roddy McDowall, and more.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Jul 6

I AM ImageNation Outdoor Film & Music Festival: Half of a Yellow Sun and Les Nubians + DJ Eddie Ed

at Richard Rodgers Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Enjoy the music of Les Nubians + DJ Eddie Ed and stay for the film, Half of a Yellow Sun.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 6

Movies in the Parks: Half of a Yellow Sun

at The Marcus Garvey Park Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free movies in our city's parks!
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event

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