Free Family-Friendly Outdoor Movies
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Socrates Sculpture Park, 32-01 Vernon Blvd., Long Island City
Relax, enjoy a movie, and celebrate the cultural diversity of Queens with international films shown on Wednesdays during this summer festival. Films are presented in their original language with English subtitles. Check the website for film information. Pre-screening performances at 7pm, films begins at sundown.
July 3: Cielo (Canada/Chile)
July 10: Purple Noon (France/Italy)
July 17: TBA
July 24: The Story of the Weeping Camel (Mongolia/Germany)
July 31: En El Septimo Dia (USA)
Aug. 7: TBA
Aug. 14: La Cienaga (Argentina)Aug. 21: March of the Penguins (France)
The Oval at Hunter's Point South Park, 50th Avenue and Center Boulevard, Long Island City
Films begin at 8:30pm.
May 18: Sing
June 22: Crazy Rich Asians
July 18: Dirty Dancing
Aug. 15: Jaws
Sept. 7: Mary Poppins Returns
Outdoor Movies in New York City Parks
City Parks throughout the five boroughs are hosting outdoor screenings all summer long. Pack a picnic, blankets, and some beach chairs and get ready for silver screen fun. Check the website for park movie screenings near you.
Outdoor Movies in Nassau County
Sunset Park, 347 Main St., Port Washington
Enjoy clean air, waterside views, and all of Port’s natural beauty during a stroll Main Street, and, of course, a movie under the stars. Movie starts at 8:30pm.
June 29: Black Panther
July 13: Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
Aug. 3: Ghostbusters
Aug. 24: Mary Poppins Returns
Nassau County Parks
In conjunction with its annual summer entertainment series Nassau County Parks Department hosts outdoor screenings at the Lakeside Theater in Eisenhower Park as well as other parks.
Field 4 Boardwalk, Wantagh
Watch free movies under the stars every Thursday beginning at 8pm.
Schedule not yet public.
Outdoor Movies in Suffolk County
Watch movies at various locations throughout Huntington. See website for addresses.
Schedule coming soon.
Harborfront Park, 101 E. Broadway, Port Jefferson
Each summer the Village of Port Jefferson and the Business Improvement District sponsor this series of summer screenings. A portable, inflatable screen provides easy viewing and the sound system is awesome! Bring your blankets, lawn chairs and a picnic style dinner for a fun evening of togetherness while watching your favorite family movies. Films start at dusk.
July 9: Wonder
July 16: Mamma Mia
July 23: Christopher Robin
July 30: A Dog’s Way Home
Aug. 6: Mary Poppins Returns
Outdoor Movies in the NY Suburbs
Veteran's Memorial Park, Orangetown
The 20th annual Movie Night in the Park on Aug. 2. For more details check the website.
Memorial Park at Van Neste Square, Ridgewood
Bring snacks, a picnic blanket, and get ready for a great evening with your community. Movies begin at sundown.
Movie schedule is TBD, check the website for details.
Veterans Park, Westwood
Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy a free screening in the park, plus complimentary popcorn for the whole family! Movies start at 8pm on Thursdays. Rain dates are the Friday following planned screenings.
Aug. 1: Sand Lot
Aug. 8: Enchanted
Aug. 15: Ralph Breaks the Internet
Aug. 22: The Karate Kid
Fort Lee Community Center, 1355 Inwood Terrace, Fort Lee
Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Music starts at 7pm; movies begin at sunset on Saturdays.
June 29: Mary Poppins Returns
July 6: 1941
July 20: Rio Rita
July 27: Bohemian Rhapsody
Aug. 3: Wizard of Oz
Aug. 10: Incredibles 2
Aug. 17: Dumbo
Aug. 24: Stan & Ollie
Aug. 31: Jacquot de Nantes
Kenisco Dam Plaza, Valhalla
Bring blankets, chairs, and a picnic for an outdoor movie. Entertainment begins at 6pm; screenings begin at dusk.
July 12: Hotel Transylvania 3
Aug. 2: How to Train Your Dragon 3
Outdoor Movies in Westchester County Parks
Parks throughout Westchester County are hosting outdoor movie nights beginning at 7pm. Check the website to see locations and dates.