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Mayor Sarno and PBRM Director Sullivan to Announce Return of ‘Movies in the Park’ this Summer

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno along with Patrick Sullivan, Executive Director of Parks, Buildings and Recreation Management (PBRM) announced today at Forest Park the return of the public movie nights being held in Springfield’s parks again this summer. The Movies in the Park series runs from Monday, July 19th to Friday, August 6th, with all showings at 8:15 p.m.

Mayor Sarno stated, “My administration’s continued efforts to enhance quality of life with these types of family fun entertainment are more important than ever as we defeat this COVID-19. What better way to celebrate than with this great family friendly activity outdoors in our beautiful park system. Thank you to Director Pat Sullivan and his team for their efforts to make activities like this happen and maintaining our beautiful parks.  This will also allow us to support the Juneteenth movie in the Park at Blunt Park - 'Remember the Titans'.”

Patrick Sullivan stated, “We appreciate Mayors Sarno’s commitment to restore programming and activities for our residents. Movies in the park provide an opportunity for the whole family to be together under the stars and enjoying time together.  Bring your favorite movie snack and have a good time!”

Movie Schedule (all at 8:15 p.m.):

  • Friday, June 18 - Blunt Park - Remember the Titans (8:30 p.m. start)
  • Monday, July 19 – Marshall Roy – Akeelah and the Bee
  • Wednesday, July 21 – Jaime Ulloa – Akeelah and the Bee
  • Friday, July 23 – Nathan Bill – Akeelah and the Bee
  • Monday, July 26 – Marshall Roy – Raya and the Last Dragon
  • Wednesday, July 28 – Jaime Ulloa – Raya and the Last Dragon
  • Friday, July 30 – Nathan Bill – Raya and the Last Dragon
  • Monday, August 2 – Marshall Roy- Finding Nemo
  • Wednesday, August 4 – Jaime Ulloa - Finding Nemo
  • Friday, August 6 – Nathan Bill - Finding Nemo


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