Get out the blankets, bug spray and lawn chairs! Free family outdoor movie nights are returning to Atlanta and North Georgia this summer and fall.
Movies in the Park™ is a multi-city outdoor movie tour features free children’s activities and family-friendly outdoor movies shown in unique and historic settings in Alpharetta / Johns Creek, Dawsonville, Woodstock and Canton. All movies start at sundown. All Movies in the Park events are free and concessions are available at most locations.
Dates and movie titles are subject to change.
Movies in the Park™ – Alpharetta / Johns Creek
Movies in the Park™ returns to Atlanta and North Georgia for another year of free outdoor movies under the stars. The multi-city outdoor movie tour features free children’s activities and family-friendly outdoor movies which are shown in unique and historic settings in Alpharetta / Johns Creek, Dawsonville, Woodstock and Canton.
Date: May 17, 2014 (Rain or shine)
Where: The Verizon Wireless Amphitheater at Encore Park
2200 Encore Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30009
Gates open at 7:00.
Facepainting, concessions and giveaways
Movie: Disney’s Frozen at 8:30pm
The event is free.
Sponsors: Northside Hospital and Southern Outdoor Cinema and the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater.
Movies in the Park™ – Dawsonville
Take the family on a staycation with a day spent at Lake Lanier, just a few minute drive from Atlanta. Enjoy a swim in the lake, building snowmen in the sand and an outdoor movie on the beach. Overnight camping at the park is also available (small fee may apply).
Date: June 6, 2014
War Hill Park,
4081 War Hill Park Road,
Dawsonville, GA 30534
Movie: Disney’s Frozen will be shown on a huge inflatable movie screen begins at Sundown.
Sponsored by: Northside Hospital Forsyth, Southern Outdoor Cinema and Dawson County Parks and Recreation
Movies in the Park™ – Canton
The Canton series which is Sponsored by Northside Hospital Cherokee in association with Southern Outdoor Cinema and The City of Canton, will be hosted in the heart of downtown Canton at Browns Park located off of Elizabeth Street. The park, which is the former site of Governor Brown home, features views of the 1925 City Hall as well as a Memorial Arch (dedicated in 1923).
The Northside Hospital Cherokee’s Movies in the Park™ Canton series is as followed:
August 30– Rio 2 (movie @ 8:45)
September 27 – The Lego Movie (movie @ 7:30)
October 25 – How to Train Your Dragon 2 (movie @ 6:50)
Gates open one hour before the movie.
Activities include face painting, kids activities and concessions
Movies in the Park™ – Woodstock
This year don’t just watch a movie outdoors. Instead, watch an outdoor movie in a historic downtown setting during the Movies in the Park™ series in historic Woodstock GA. Before the movie, take a stroll down Main Street and check out the local shops and restaurants or just watch the train roll into town.
The Woodstock series which is Sponsored by Northside Hospital Cherokee in association with Southern Outdoor Cinema and The City of Woodstock Parks & Recreation, will be hosted in the heart of downtown Woodstock at The Park at City Center off of Main Street
The Northside Hospital Cherokee’s Movies in the Park™ Woodstock series is as followed:
June 21–Mr. Peabody & Sherman (movie @ 8:50)
October 31 – How to Train Your Dragon 2 (Kids Fest starts at 3:00pm & movie @ 7:00)
December 6 – Special holiday movie (Christmas Jubilee & Parade at 5:30 & movie @ 6:50)
For a listing of Movies in the Park™ events in other Atlanta cities as well a movie titles and directions, visit Georgia Movies in the Park™ on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/GaMoviesInThePark