Blowing Rock Presents Movies in the Park

Families mark your calendars for fun summer events. 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.


Concessions will be available for sale, provided by the local Boy Scout troop. Feel free to bring your own food or snacks as well! Please remember that alcohol is not permitted in Memorial Park.

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

July 9th- Angels in the Outfield
A boy prays for a chance to have a family if the California Angels win the pennant.
Live-action, 1994 Disney, rated PG. Runtime 102 minutes. Visit the IMDb page.

July 23rd- Despicable Me
A clumsy criminal mastermind adopts three girls as part of a scheme, and their love changes him for the better. Animated, 2010 Universal Pictures, rated PG. Runtime 95 minutes. Visit the IMDb page.

August 6th- Toy Story
The film that put Pixar on the map, featuring toys that come to life when their owners aren’t around.
Animated, 1994 Disney/Pixar, rated G. Runtime 81 minutes. Visit the IMDb page.

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