Movies in the Park

Free to Attend!

Grab your blankets and lawn chairs! The Park District is excited to once again offer our FREE “Movies in the Parks” series this summer. A twist on this year’s features, throwback to years past in honor of our 100 Year Anniversary Celebration. Join us before the movie for a special activity, and dress up like your favorite character from the movie for a costume contest at each event! Rain Date: Friday, August 16. 

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001)
Happee Birthdae, Harry!
Date: Wednesday, July 31
Location: Lake Ellyn Park
Running Time: 160 Minutes
Time: Activity/contest begins at 7:45pm, movie begins promptly at 8pm. Trader Joe’s will be on-site with complimentary popcorn, while supplies last!

Alice in Wonderland (1951)
Date: Wednesday, August 14
Location: Maryknoll Park
Running Time: 75 Minutes
Time: Start the evening at Maryknoll Park’s Splash Park, open until 8:15pm for Late Night Splash. When the Splash Park closes, head over to enjoy pre-movie activities and enter the Alice in Wonderland costume contest. Activity/costume contest begins at 8:15pm, movie begins between 8:30pm-9pm.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Trader Joe’s
Andy’s Frozen Custard
Holes & Knolls
Sunset Pool
DuPage Medical Group

Interested in sponsoring Movies in the Parks 2019?
Click here to view our event partnership opportunities kit.

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