Free Outdoor movies for May 2017

Free Outdoor movies for May 2017

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If it’s your first time attending, we would suggest to arrive early to ensure a nice spot to view the movie. Bring a blanket and food is ok – all sites do not allow alcohol.

Free Summer Movies Events

Thursday, May 18, 2017

MAY18

Movies Under the Stars: The Magnificent Seven

at Howard Bennett Playground , Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Seven gunslingers join forces to protect a small town from a mining tycoon and his goons who plan to seize the residents’ land by force. Rated PG-13.
Free!

Friday, May 19, 2017

MAY19

Drive-in Movie: Grease

at John Golden Parking Lot (in John Golden Park) , Queens

7:30 p.m.10:30 a.m.
Enjoy this vintage outdoor film screening in your car on a first-come, first-served basis; or bring your own lawn chair or blanket!
Free!

MAY19

Movie Under the Stars: Grease

at Crocheron Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
A goody two-shoes from Australia falls in love with a greaser over the summer. When she enrolls at the same high school, they have a difficult time maintaining their relationship.
Free!

MAY19

Movie Under the Stars: Secret Life of Pets

at Police Officer Edward Byrne Park , Queens

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Two mismatched mutts get lost in NYC due to their feuding, and must find their way home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

MAY19

Movie Nights in the Rockways: Zootopia

at East 16th Road to East 18th Road on Cross Bay Boulevard (in Broad Channel Park) , Queens

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
When Judy Hopps becomes the first rabbit to join the police force, she quickly learns how tough it is to enforce the law.
Free!

MAY19

Movies Under the Stars: Transformers (2007)

at Midland Field , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A teen helps transforming alien robots defend Earth from their invading enemies.
Free!

Best For
Kids

MAY19

Movie Under the Stars: Zootopia

at Broad Channel Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A rabbit cop must solve a missing-persons case in a city inhabited by anthropomorphic animals.
Free!

MAY19

Movies Under the Stars: Finding Dory

at Crotona Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Amnesiac blue tang Dory searches for her long-lost parents with the help of pals Nemo and Marlin…
Free!

Must See
Event

MAY19

Movies Under the Stars: Art of Brooklyn Film Festival – Hunter & Game

at Bushwick Inlet Park , Brooklyn

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for Festival Fridays with the Art of Brooklyn Film Festival’s screening of Hunter & Game.
Free!

Saturday, May 20, 2017

MAY20

Movies Under the Stars: Little Big League

at Lamberts Lane and Arlene Street (in Father Macris Park) , Staten Island

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A 12 year old is named the new owner of the Minnesota Twins in his grandfather’s will. He designates himself as the team manager in an attempt to turn the perennially losing squad around.
Free!

Best For
Kids

MAY20

Movie Under the Stars: Kubo and the Two Strings

at Bowne Playground , Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A young Japanese boy embarks on a journey to learn the truth about his missing father.
Free!

MAY20

Movies Under the Stars: Storks

at Sachkerah Woods Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A stork and his human pal must team up to transport a baby girl to her expectant family, despite the fact that storks now work…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, May 25, 2017

MAY25

Movies Under the Stars: West Side Story

at Faber Park Entrance (in Faber Pool and Park) , Staten Island

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Rival New York street gangs war in Manhattan over turf boundaries while two youths fall in love, but they are from opposing groups.
Free!

Must See
Event
MAY25

Movies Under the Stars: Zootopia

at Tremont Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A rabbit cop must solve a missing-persons case in a city inhabited by anthropomorphic animals.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, May 26, 2017

MAY26

Movie Under the Stars: Finding Dory

at Gorman Playground , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Amnesiac blue tang Dory searches for her long-lost parents with the help of pals Nemo and Marlin.
Free!

Must See
Event

MAY26

Movies Under the Stars: The Legend of Tarzan

at Willowbrook Park Archery Range (in Willowbrook Park) , Staten Island

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Tarzan returns to the Congo, where he clashes with a greedy Belgian captain who has sinister plans for his old home.
Free!

Best For
Kids

MAY26

Movies Under the Stars: Fences

at Ferry Point Park , Bronx

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a black garbage collector in 1950s Pittsburgh…
Free!

Saturday, May 27, 2017

MAY27

Movies Under the Stars: Coach Carter

at Broadway and Wayne Street (in CPL. Thompson Park) , Staten Island

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
A former scholastic basketball star and self-made businessman returns to his alma mater to oversee the school’s undisciplined hoops team.
Free!

Must See
Event

MAY27

Movie Under the Stars: Monsters University

at Underhill Playground , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Mike and Sulley attend Monsters University and start a rivalry that puts their education in danger in this prequel set before they were both star employees at Monsters, Inc.
Free!

Best For
Kids

MAY27

Movies Under the Stars: Sing

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A koala impresario stages a gala singing competition in order to save his theater…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, May 28, 2017

MAY28

Outdoor Movie Night: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

at Field 81 (in Randall’s Island Park) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:45 p.m.
In celebration of our 25th anniversary, many of this summer’s featured films will take us back to the year 1992!
Free!

Must See
Event


We thank the NYC Parks Department for this information

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