May 4, 2022

 

 

Georgetown sets dates for free family movie nights at San Gabriel Park

 

By KATHERINE ANTHONY

The city’s summer sunset movie series in San Gabriel Park will be back beginning June 10. 

Sponsored by the Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department, the three-movie series is family-oriented and free of charge. 

Movies will be screened at the ​​Legacy Pavilion,

445 East Morrow Street, at 8:30 p.m. Families are encouraged to bring a blanket or chairs. Free popcorn will be available for early-movie goers. 

Movies will be canceled if weather conditions are predicted to be too wet or unsafe. Cancellations will be decided by 2 p.m. on the date of the event, and notice will be posted on social media sites and at www.parks.georgetown.org/

Summer schedule

June 10: Raya and the Last Dragon
This 2021 Disney film is a computer-animated story of a lone warrior and the last existing dragon in a battle against evil monsters. Rated PG.

July 15: Hook
An adult Peter Pan rescues his family from Captain Hook in this live action film from 1991. Rated PG.

August 12: Encanto
A teenage Mirabel struggles to find her place in a Colombian family whose members possess magical powers that she does not. This is a 2021 computer-animated Disney film and it won an Academy Award for animated feature in 2022. Rated PG.

Tips for attending
The Parks and Recreation Department has these tips for moviegoers.

• Glass containers are prohibited.
• Smoking is prohibited.
• Blankets and chairs are allowed.
• Personal food is allowed.
• Friendly dogs on leash are welcome.
• To keep the park clean, viewers should be sure to take out all personal items and trash.