The 2018 Blowing Rock FREE Family Movies in the Park

Families mark your calendars for Movies in the Park, as an incredible line-up awaits you. You will be able to enjoy outdoor movies in Memorial Park on Main Street in Downtown Blowing Rock! All of the movies will be family-friendly. All movies are on Thursday evenings (starting at dusk), rated G or PG, and all are FREE.

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

June 28: 
Black Panther
2018, Rated PG-13, 134 min.
with special sponsorship by Blowing Rock Town Tavern
T’Challa, the King of Wakanda, rises to the throne in the isolated, technologically advanced African nation, but his claim is challenged by a vengeful outsider who was a childhood victim of T’Challa’s father’s mistake. –See details and trailer on IMDB

July 5: 
The Lion King
1994, Rated G, 88 min.
A Lion cub crown prince is tricked by a treacherous uncle into thinking he caused his father’s death and flees into exile in despair, only to learn in adulthood his identity and his responsibilities. –See details and trailer on IMDB

July 12:
The Incredibles
with special sponsorship by Kilwins
2004, Rated PG, 115 min
A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world. – See details and trailer on IMDB

July 19: 
Finding Nemo
2003, Rated G, 100 min.
with special sponsorship by Kilwins
After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home.  –See details and trailer on IMDB

July 26: 
Ratatouille
2007, Rated G, 111 min.
A rat who can cook makes an unusual alliance with a young kitchen worker at a famous restaurant. –See details and trailer on IMDB

August 2:
Brave

2012, Rated PG, 93 min.
with special sponsorship by the Blowing Rock Fire & Rescue
Determined to make her own path in life, Princess Merida defies a custom that brings chaos to her kingdom. Granted one wish, Merida must rely on her bravery and her archery skills to undo a beastly curse. –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

Blowing Rock FREE Family Movies in the Park

Families mark your calendars for Movies in the Park. You will be able to enjoy outdoor movies in Memorial Park on Main Street in Downtown Blowing Rock! All of the movies will be family-friendly. All movies are on Thursday evenings (starting at dusk), rated G or PG, and all are FREE.

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 2017 dates:

June 29:
Back to the Future
1985, Rated PG, 116 min.

July 6:
Beauty and the Beast
2017, Rated PG, 129 min.
with special sponsorship by Blowing Rock Town Tavern

July 13:
Miracles From Heaven
2016, Rated PG, 109 min
See details on IMDB

July 20:
Matilda
1996, Rated PG, 102 min.
with special sponsorship by Hemlock Inn and the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce

July 27:
Heavyweights
1995, Rated PG, 100 min.
See details on IMDB

August 3: TBA

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

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