Now playing: The full lineup of what's playing at free outdoor movie screenings in the Washington, D.C., metro area 2016


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Screen on the Green movie screening, Washington, D.C.

Screen on the Green movie screening, Washington, D.C.

Crystal City outdoor movie screening, Arlington, Va.

Crystal City outdoor movie screening, Arlington, Va.


Adams Morgan
Twitter: @AdMoBID
Marie Reed School Soccer Field, 18th and California, NW
May 17: Inside Out
May 24: Selma
May 31: Rebel Without a Cause
June 7: School of Rock
June 14: Pretty in Pink

Capital Area Food Bank
Twitter: @foodbankmetrodc
Urban Demonstration Garden, D.C. Bedford Falls Foundation Distribution Center
4900 Puerto Rico Ave NE
May 17: Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story

Capitol Riverfront (Capitol Riverfront)
Films include captioning
Twitter: @capitolrvrfront
Canal Park, 200 M St SE
Movies begin at sundown
June 2: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
June 9: Inside Out
June 23: Hitch
June 30: Star Wars The Force Awakens
July 7: Mean Girls
July 14: Jurassic World
July 21: Minions
July 28: Creed
Aug 4: Pitch Perfect 2

Congressional Cemetery Cinematery
1801 E Street SE
Twitter: @CongCemetery
Movies to be announced
Dates: June 17, July 22, Sept. 16

Dumbarton House Jane Austen Film Festival
Twitter: @DumbartonHouse
2715 Q Street, NW
Films at sunset, general admission $6
June 29: Sense and Sensibility 1995
July 13: Emma 1996
July 27: Pride and Prejudice 2005

Golden Cinema Series
Twitter: @GoldenTriDC
Farragut Park, Connecticut Avenue & K Street NW
Movies begin 7:30 p.m.
May 20: American President
May 27: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
June 3: Mars Attacks!
June 10: Dave
June 17: Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
June 24: Lee Daniels’ The Butler
July 1: Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde
July 8: Clear and Present Danger
July 15: Manchurian Candidate
July 22: National Treasure: Book of Secrets

Hillwood Museum
Twitter: @HillwoodMuseum
4155 Linnean Avenue, NW
$5 per person, free for children under 3. Fun begins at 5:30 p.m.
May 13: Fantastic Feasts: Short films featuring food

NoMa Summer Screen
Gates at 7, movies at sunset. Films include captioning
Twitter: @nomabid
Storey Park, 1005 First Street, NE
Gates open at 7 p.m., movie starts at sunset
June 1: Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark
June 7: Purple Rain
June 8: Princess Bride
June 15: Guardians of the Galaxy
June 22: Jumanji
June 29: Fast Five
July 6: Pee Wee’s Big Adventure
July 13: Life of Pi
July 20: O Brother, Where Art Thou?
July 27: ET: The Extraterrestrial
Aug. 3: Apollo 13
Aug. 10: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Aug. 17: Jurassic Park

Family Night at Sursum Corda
Twitter: @nomabid
Plaza at L and First Streets, NW
Events at 7 p.m., movies at sunset
June 21: Home
July 19: Up
Aug. 16: Zootopia


Summer Movies @ Arlington Mill
Arlington Mill Plaza
Twitter: @ArlingtonCPRO
Aug. 11 Kung Fu Panda 3
Aug. 18: Maze Runner: Scorch Trials
Aug. 25: Project Almanac
Sept. 1: The Peanuts Movie
Sept. 8: Brooklyn
Sept. 15: He Named Me Malala

Cinema Del Ray
Mount Vernon Recreation Center, 2701 Commonwealth Ave.
Fun at 7 p.m., movies at dusk
May 21: Inside Out
June 18: Peanuts
Aug. 20: Aladdin
Sept. 17: Kung Fu Panda 3

Four Mile Summer Movie Festival (Alexandria)
Movies begin at dusk
Four Mile Conservatory Building, 4109 Mount Vernon Ave, Arlandria
May 27: Minions
June 24: Goonies
July 29: Back to the Future
Aug. 26: Zootopia

Centerville Starlight Cinema
5875 Trinity Parkway
Gates open 6 p.m., movies at dark
Aug. 6: Minions
Aug. 13: Inside Out
Aug. 20: The Good Dinosaur
Aug. 27: Home

Northern Virginia Community College: Manassas Campus
Twitter: @novamanassas1
6901 Sudley Road, Manassas, VA 20109
Shows begin at sunset; $3 admission, free for NOVA students/staff & kids under 2
May 7: Inside Out
May 13: Cinderella 2015
May 20: Hotel Transylvania 2
June 4: The Good Dinosaur
June 10: Race
June 24: Spongebob Squarepants: A Sponge out of Water
July 9: Field of Dreams
July 23: Zootopia
Aug. 6: Jurassic World
Aug. 20: Minions
Sept 24: Finding Nemo
Oct. 8: The Jungle Book 2016

Outdoor Movies at Penrose Square (Columbia Pike, Arlington)
2597 Columbia Pike
Twitter: @ArlingtonCPRO
Start times vary, see official site
June 4: Spongebob Squarepants: A Sponge out of Water
June 11: The Martian
June 18: Belle
June 25: Fault in our Stars
July 2: Juno
July 9: Fantastic Four
July 16: The Book Thief
July 23: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
July 30: Moulin Rouge
Aug. 6: Joy
Aug. 13: All that Jazz
Aug. 20: The Devil Wears Prada
Aug. 27: The Princess Bride
Sept. 3: Spotlight
Sept. 10: That Sugar Film
Sept. 17: Water

Rosslyn Cinema: Incredible Journeys
Gateway Park, 1300 Lee Highway
Films start at dusk
June 3: E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
June 10: Beethoven 2
June 17: Eat, Pray, Love
June 24: Indiana Jones Raiders of the Lost Ark
July 1: Coming to America
July 8: Dirty Dancing
July 15: Finding Nemo
July 22: Casablanca
July 29: Top Gun
Aug. 5:  Up
Aug. 12: Roman Holiday
Aug. 19: Casino Royale (2006)
Aug. 26: The Notebook

Village at Leesburg Movies Under the Stars
Twitter: @VillatLeesburg
Movies at approximately 8:30 p.m.
1602 Village Market Blvd. SE
June 15: Hotel Transylvania
June 29: Despicable Me
July 13: Hook
July 27: Frozen
Aug. 10: Finding Nemo
Aug. 24: Inside Out

South Riding Movie Night
Locations are Town Green and South Riding Center
Movies begin at sunset
June 28: Descendants (Town Green)
July 5: Shaun the Sheep Movie (South Riding Stage)
July 12: Spongebob Movie: Sponge Under Water (Town Green)
July 19: Inside Out (South Riding Stage)
July 26: Cinderella (Town Green)
Aug. 2: The Good Dinosaur (South Riding Stage)
Aug. 9: Minions (Town Green)
Aug. 16: Norm of the North (South Riding Stage)

Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center (Woodbridge)
14900 Potomac Town Place
Movies are at 7 p.m.
May 21: Jurassic World
May 28: Hotel Transylvania 2
June 4: Snow White
June 11: The Good Dinosaur
June 18: Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
June 25: Minions
July 2: Shaun of the Sheep
July 9: Planet 51
July 16: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
July 23: Open Season
July 30: Pixels
Aug. 6: Inside Out
Aug. 13: Max
Aug. 20: Gnomeo & Juliet
Aug. 27: ET
Sept. 3: Karate Kid
Sept. 10: Zootopia



Bel Air: Outdoor Movies at Shamrock Park
Twitter: @belairmainst
Shamrock Park
Entertainment at 6:30 p.m., movies at sunset
June 10: Inside Out
June 24: Minions
July 8: Pan
July 22: The Good Dinosaur
Aug. 19: Zootopia
Aug. 26: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Bethesda Outdoor Movies
Twitter: @BethesdaUP
Woodmont Triangle, Corner of Norfolk & Auburn Avenues
July 26: Pretty in Pink
July 27: Manhattan Murder Mystery
July 28: Brooklyn
July 29: My Big Fat Greek Wedding
July 30: Creed

Comcast Xfinity Outdoor Film Festival at Strathmore
Twitter: @strathmore
5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda
Aug. 20: Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
Aug. 21: Minions
Aug. 22: The Wizard of Oz

Movies on Carroll Creek (Frederick)
Twitter: @dwntwnfrederick
June 16: Independence Day
July 15: The Goonies
Aug. 19: Raiders of the Lost Ark
Sept. 16: Back to the Future
Oct. 21: Double feature: Hocus Pocus and Beetlejuice

Middletown Family Movie Night
Movies begin at dark
Middletown Municipal Center
June 17: Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens
July 15: The Princess Bride
Aug. 19: Inside Out

Movies on the Beach, North Beach
Twitter: @north_beach_md
Movies at dusk
May 14: Star Trek Into the Darkness
June 4: Pan
July 16: Inside Out
Aug. 20: Wreck It Ralph
Sept. 17: Jurassic World (Drive-in movie, visitors’ parking lot)
Oct. 29: Goosebumps (Drive-in movie, visitors’ parking lot)

Poolesville Whalen Commons Summer Movie Series
Twitter: @Poolesville_MD
19701 Fisher Avenue
July 22: Wizard of Oz
Aug. 19: Little Giants
Aug. 26: Zootopia

The Wine Bin (Ellicott City)
Twitter: @winebinec
8390 Main Street
May 27: Skyfall
May 28: Live and Let Die
June 4: Grease
June 11: Moonstruck
June 18: Sideways
June 25: Wedding Singer
July 2: Top Gun
July 9: Chef
July 16: Pitch Perfect
July 23: Raising Arizona
July 30: Adventures of Robin Hood
Aug. 6: Sixteen Candles
Aug. 13: To Catch a Thief
Aug. 20: Manchurian Candidate
Aug. 27: Star Wars: New Hope
Sept. 3: My Big Fat Greek Wedding
Sept. 10: Cinema Paradiso
Sept. 17: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Oct. 29: Wizard of Oz

National Harbor Movies on the Potomac
Twitter: @NationalHarbor
165 Waterfront St
Movies begin at 6 p.m.
May 1: Inside Out
May 5: Mean Girls
May 8: Pan
May 12: Captain Phillips
May 15: Frozen
May 19: My Big Fat Greek Wedding
May 22: Finding Nemo
May 26: Sleepless in Seattle
May 29: Monsters Inc.
June 2: Crazy Stupid Love
June 5: Meet the Robinsons
June 9: Interstellar
June 12: Toy Story 3
June 16: Hitch
June 19: Maleficent
June 23: Dirty Dancing
June 26: Minions
June 30: TBD
July 3: Surf’s Up
July 7: Jurassic World
July 10: The Smurfs
July 14: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
July 17: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
July 21: Hot Pursuit
July 24: Brave
July 28: How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
July 31: TBD
Aug. 4: Remember the Titans
Aug. 7: Cars
Aug. 11: The Longest Yard
Aug. 14: The Karate Kid
Aug. 18: Zoolander
Aug. 21: Hook
Aug. 25: TBD
Aug. 28: Cool Runnings
Sept. 1: Casino Royale
Sept. 4: Tomorrowland
Sept. 8: Men in Black
Sept. 11: Wreck it Ralph
Sept. 15: Ocean’s 11
Sept. 18: Zootopia
Sept. 22: Meet the Parents
Sept. 25: TBD
Sept. 29: Ocean’s 12


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