Movies in the Park


The 2020 series is being tentatively scheduled. Due to COVID-19 concerns, the first two dates have been canceled. Remaining 2020 film nights for now are:
Friday, July 17
Saturday, July 25
Friday, July 31
Friday, August 7

Outdoor movies in Memorial Park on Main Street in Downtown Blowing Rock! Featuring family-friendly films that start at dusk (around 8:30pm). All movies are on Thursday evenings and all are FREE.

Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the movie! Feel free to bring your own food or snacks! Please remember that alcohol is not permitted in Memorial Park.


June 27:

1998, Rated G, 88 min.
To save her father from death in the army, a young maiden secretly goes in his place and becomes one of China’s greatest heroines in the process.
See details and trailer on IMDB

July 11:
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

2018, Rated PG, 97 min.
Count Dracula and company participate in a cruise for sea-loving monsters, unaware that their boat is being commandeered by the monster-hating Van Helsing family.
See details and trailer on IMDB

July 18:
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

2005, Rated PG, 115 min
A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world’s most unusual candy maker.
See details and trailer on IMDB

July 25:

2010, Rated PG, 123 min.
Penny Chenery Tweedy and colleagues guide her long-shot but precocious stallion to set, in 1973, the unbeaten record for winning the Triple Crown.
See details and trailer on IMDB

August 1:
A Bug’s Life

1998, Rated G, 95 min.
A misfit ant, looking for “warriors” to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe.
See details and trailer on IMDB

August 8:

1978, Rated PG-13, 110 min.
Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they’re now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance?
See details and trailer on IMDB

Memorial Park is located next to Town Hall at 1036 Main Street. Rain location is the American Legion building at 333 Wallingford Road. Plenty of free parking for Memorial Park and the American Legion is available in the parking deck on Wallingford Road, just behind the park, and along Park Avenue. For more information, call Blowing Rock Parks & Recreation at 828-295-5222