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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 21–30 out of 716 events
from June 25, 2013 (x) to September 30, 2016
in Free Summer Movies (x) category

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Aug 4

Sweeney Todd: Free Lincoln Center Local Screening

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

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Murder, mayhem, and the ultimate revenge. A bold new performance of the musical by The NY Philharmonic, Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson. Free screening in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Category: Education, Concerts, Art, Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug 4

Arts, Culture & Fun City Classics: Casablanca (1942)

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, Manhattan

8:15 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Set during the early days of World War II, Casablanca is a sentimental love story of an American expatriate Rick Blaine and the woman he loves, Ilsa.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 4

Movies in the Parks: Guardians of the Galaxy

at Conference House Beach (in Conference House Park), Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Bring a chair or blanket to the park and enjoy this Marvel story about a team of misfit space heroes.
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Aug 5

Outdoor Cinema: Cold Conflicts: Swedish Short Films

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Dissensions can take many forms: a soon-to-be-divorced couple bickering; a brood of misfit animals squabbling; an all-female band debating the very definition of their feminism.
Category: Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Aug 5

Summer on the Hudson Picture Show: Moonrise Kingdom

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend and settle in for a night of premier movies on the pier.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Aug 5

Free Movies in the Park: Big Hero 6

at 111th Street and 53rd Avenue (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Enjoy this family-friendly movie about the special bond that develops between robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Aug 6

Syfy Movies with a View: Friday

at Harbor View Lawn (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
After getting fired, Craig and his best friend Smokey spend the day chilling and helping their neighborhoods.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 6

Summer in the Square: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Screening

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Come along on a sweet journey with a special screening of the 1971 classic "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory"
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug 6

Movie Night: The Blackout

at West Bronx Recreation Center, Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:10 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Hip hop rivals Jay Z and Fat Joe with their star studded teams have a basketball championship at Rucker Park. Thousands filled the streets then the lights went out.
Category: Film, Sports, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 6

Movies in the Parks: Dreamgirls

at Turf Field (in Brownsville Playground), Brooklyn

8:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Deena (Beyoncé Knowles),Effie (Jennifer Hudson) and Lorrell (Anika Noni Rose) form a music trio called the Dreamettes.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

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