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Rotating Fridays, Summer 2014  -  June 6 & 20, July 18, August 1, 15, 29

Reid Park, Demeester Performing Arts Pavilion,  900 S Randolph Way, Tucson, AZ 85716
All movies begin at dusk
FREE ADMISSION


Cox Communications started the Movies in the Park program with a projector and a repurposed bed sheet. Now a decade later, Movies in the Park has grown to be a community favorite across Pima and Cochise Counties. Cox invites area residents to bring a blanket or lawn chair and join us for a free movie along with popcorn, soda, food vendors, live music, jumping castles, balloon twisters, and arts and crafts exhibits from area non-profits.


   MOVIES

All movies begin at dusk (approximately 7pm-7:30pm).  Attendees are invited to bring their own chairs, blankets and seating.  
Friday, June 6 
Adventures of Tin Tin
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Intrepid reporter Tintin and Captain Haddock set off on a treasure hunt for a sunken ship commanded by Haddock's ancestor.
Friday, June 20
We Bought a Zoo
Directed by Cameron Crowe and starring Matt Damon
Set in Southern California, a father moves his young family to the countryside to renovate and re-open a struggling zoo. 
Friday, July 18
How to Train Your Dragon
Produced by DreamWorks Animation, starring Jonah Hill and Kristen Wiig
A hapless young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself, and learns there may be more to the creatures than he assumed.


Friday, August 1
Chronicles of Narnia:  Voyage of the Dawn Treader
Starring Ben Barnes, Skandar Keynes and Georgie Henley
Lucy and Edmund Pevensie return to Narnia with their cousin Eustace where they meet up with Prince Caspian for a trip across the sea aboard the royal ship The Dawn Treader. Along the way they encounter dragons, dwarves, merfolk, and a band of lost warriors before reaching the edge of the world.

Friday, August 15
Night at the Museum
Starring Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson and Robin Williams
A newly recruited night security guard at the Museum of Natural History discovers that an ancient curse causes the animals and exhibits on display to come to life and wreak havoc.
Friday, August 29
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Produced by DreamWorks Animation, starring Ariel Winter and Stephen Colbert
The time-travelling adventures of an advanced canine and his adopted son, as they endeavor to fix a time rift they created.

   FOOD

A variety of food vendors will be present onsite beginning at 5:30pm at the park.  

Cowboy Kettle Corn     Kona Ice     Jalopy Burger     Gaia’s Gallery – Vegetarian Cuisine      Mi Familia Fry Bread and Sonoran Dogs
Lao Student Club    
Pin-Up Pastries


   ACTIVITIES

Cox Communications Movies in the Park will feature free family friendly activities, beginning at 5:30pm prior to each movie, including face painting, balloon twisters, arts and crafts activities, performers and more to provide an evening of entertainment and fun!

Special giveaways for attendees include Cox Communications Digi Cups

   LOCATION


Reid Park Demeester Outdoor Performance Center

900 S. Randolph Way

Located in Gene C. Reid Park, on the Northeast corner of Country Club and 22nd Street.  Attendees can gain access to the Movies by entering off of Country Club Road. 

From blues to classical and summer Shakespeare in the Park to dance performances, the Pavilion is a focal point for the community and an expression of the diversity of Tucson. Fully equipped with an acoustically tuned amplification system and integral lighting, and can comfortably accommodate audiences up to 7,000. 


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