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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 11–20 out of 208 events
from May 30, 2013 (x) to September 30, 2016
in Free Summer Movies (x) & Film (x) categories
in Queens (x)

Monday, August 10, 2015

Aug10

Central Astoria Movies on the Waterfront: How to Train Your Dragon

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:15 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Everyone is invited to watch the young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons and becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself.
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Aug11

The Villalobos Brothers in Concert: Free Lincoln Center Local Screening

at Festival Site (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Villalobos Brothers are considered one of today's leading world music and contemporary Mexican ensembles, and their 2014 concert at Lincoln Center was a real crowd-pleaser.
Category: Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Aug12

Outdoor Cinema: Wadjda / Saudi Arabia

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The first film directed by a Saudi woman, Wadja tells the charming, poignant story of a 10-year-old girl who longs for a bicycle so she can race her best friend (a boy).
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Aug12

Movies in the Parks: Big Hero 6

at Bayswater Playground (in Bayswater Park), Queens

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

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Aug13

Movie Night: The Lego Movie

at Wayanda Park, Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A lowly Lego figure (voiced by Chris Pratt) joins a group intent on battling an evil force after a case of mistaken identity in this computer-generated comedy.
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, August 14, 2015

Aug14

Rockaway Beach Movie Nights: Guardians of the Galaxy

at Beach 73rd Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Enjoy this Marvel story about a team of misfit space heroes who must learn to get along so that they can save the world.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Monday, August 17, 2015

Aug17

Movies Under the Stars: Mr. Holland's Opus

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In this film, a frustrated composer finds fulfillment as a high school music teacher.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug17

Central Astoria Movies on the Waterfront: Ghostbusters

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:15 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Watch the 80s comedy, sci-fi classic about three unemployed parapsychology professors that set up shop as a unique ghost removal service.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Aug17

Rockaway Beach Movie Nights: Jaws

at Beach 68th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Bring your blankets or beach chairs and watch this movie about a shark attack that cripples the beaches of Amity Island.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Aug18

Yo-Yo Ma and the New York Philharmonic: Free Lincoln Center Local Screening

at Festival Site (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The New York Philharmonic’s 2013 opening gala concert features music director Alan Gilbert and special guest cello soloist Yo-Yo Ma.
Category: Concerts, Art, Festivals, Film, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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