Blowing Rock Hosts Free Movies in the Park this Summer

It was a great success last year and Blowing Rock is excited to announce the tradition carries over to this summer. The outdoor movies this summer will be shown in Memorial Park on Main Street in Downtown Blowing Rock! The films will be family-friendly and start at dusk (around 8:30pm). All movies are on Thursday evenings, rated G or PG, and all are FREE. Each film is sponsored by a community partner.Blowing Rock Movies in the Park

Feel free to bring your own food or snacks! Please remember that alcohol is not permitted in Memorial Park.

Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the movies on these dates:

June 23rd- Halloween Night!
Hotel Transylvania 2
Dracula and his friends try to bring out the monster in his half human, half vampire grandson in order to keep Mavis from leaving the hotel.
Animated, 2015 Columbia/Sony, rated PG. Runtime 89 minutes. Visit the IMDb page.
Presented by Roots/Best Cellar

July 7th- Christmas in July!
The Grinch

On the outskirts of Whoville, there lives a green, revenge-seeking Grinch who plans on ruining the Christmas holiday for all of the citizens of the town.
Live-action, 2000 Universal, rated PG. Runtime 104 minutes. Visit theIMDb page.
Presented by Hemlock Inn

July 21st-  Sports Night!
The Mighty Ducks

A self-centered lawyer is sentenced to community service coaching a rag tag youth hockey team.
Live-Action, 1992 Disney, rated PG. Runtime 100 minutes. Visit theIMDb page.
Presented by Monkee’s of Blowing Rock

August 4th- Throw Back Thursday!
The Neverending Story

A troubled boy dives into a wonderous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book.
Live-Action, 1984 Warner Brothers, rated PG. Runtime 102 minutes. Visit the IMDb page.
Presented by Mellow Mushroom

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