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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
Walter Pierce Park, 2630 Adams Mill Road NW (new location)
May 16: Moana
May 23: Grease
May 30: Snowden
June 6: Rogue One
June 13: Jaws
June 20: Grease (rescheduled from May)

Capitol Riverfront
Films include captioning
Twitter: @capitolrvrfront
Canal Park, 200 M St SE
Movies begin at sundown
June 1: Ghostbusters 2016
June 8: Me Before You
June 15: Sister Act
June 22: Doctor Strange
June 29: Secret Life of Pets
July 6: Grease
July 13: Moana
July 20: Rogue One
July 27: Arrival
Aug. 3: La La Land
Aug. 10: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them
Aug. 17: Beauty and the Beast 2017

Bard in the Park
Shakespeare adaptations hosted by the Folger Shakespeare Library
Canal Park, 200 M Street SE
Twitter: @FolgerLibrary
June 14: Romeo + Juliet (1996)
June 21: Much Ado About Nothing (2012)
June 28: 10 Things I Hate About You (1999)

Brookland Summer Family Movie Series
Brooks Mansion, 901 Newton St. NE
June 10: Moana
July 20: TBD
Aug. 17: TBD

Columbia Heights: Movie Nights in the Heights
Twitter: @CoHiInitiative
Harriett Tubman Elementary field
June 2: Space Jam
June 9: Fences
June 16: La La Land
June 23: Lion
June 30: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Sept. 8: Labyrinth
Sept. 15: Moana
Sept. 22: Ghostbusters
Sept. 29: Mean Girls

Movie Nights in Chinatown Park
Twitter: @dcmoapia
Chinatown Park, 6th and I Street NW
June 14: Miss Granny
July 12: Moana
Aug. 16: Lion
Sept. 29: Mulan

Congressional Cemetery Cinematery
1801 E Street SE
Twitter: @CongCemetery
$10 suggested donation (cash only)
June 2: The Big Sleep
July 15: The Maltese Falcon
Aug. 18: Double Indemnity
Sept. 22: Chinatown

DC Department of Parks and Recreation movie nights
Twitter: @DCDPR
Attendees vote on-site for choice of movie; options are Smurfs Lost Village, Lego Batman Movie, Secret Life of Pets and Sing
Petworth Park, July 27
Bald Eagle Recreation Center, July 28
Kennedy Recreation Center, July 29
Marvin Gaye Park, Aug. 1
Parkview Recreation Center, Aug. 2
Congress Park Recreation Center, Aug. 3
Kenilworth Recreation Center, Aug. 4
Aldi’s Parking Lot, 17th St. NE, Aug. 5
Carver Terrace, Aug. 8
Malcolm X Recreation Center, Aug. 9
Riggs LaSalle, Aug. 10
Deanwood Recreation Center, Aug. 11
Bald Eagle Recreation Center, Aug. 12
Petworth Recreation Center, Aug. 15
Chinatown, Aug. 16
Congress Park-Malcolm X Basketball Court, Aug. 17
Potomac Gardens, Aug, 18
Anacostia Park, Aug. 19
Upshur Recreation Center, Sept. 16

DowntownDC presents Can I Kick It? with Shaolin Jazz
Freedom Plaza
Events start at 6 p.m., movies at 8 p.m.
June 6: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
June 13: The Matrix
June 20: The Last Dragon
June 27: Big Trouble in Little China

Dumbarton House Jane Austen Film Festival
Twitter: @DumbartonHouse
2715 Q Street, NW
Films at sunset, general admission $6
July 5: Love and Friendship
July 12: Sense and Sensibility
July 19: Emma
July 26: Pride and Prejudice

Dupont Circle: Cinema in the Circle
Twitter: @DupontFestival
Dupont Circle
Movie time: 7:15 p.m.
Sept. 21: Sound of Music

Friends of Edgewood Movie Nights
Met Branch Trail near the Rhode Island NE pedestrian bridge
Sept. 8: Grease
Sept. 15: The Breakfast Club
Sept. 22: Jurassic Park
Sept. 29:  Men in Black

45th Annual Fort Dupont Park Summer Series: Movie On The Green
Facebook: @cwdwnps
Minnesota Ave SE
Gates open 4:30
Aug. 26: The Jungle Book 2016 and Car Wash (double feature)

Gateway DC
Twitter: @TheEventsDC
Gateway DC, Congress Heights
Doors at 6 p.m., movies at sundown
July 12: Lego Batman Movie
July 19: Beauty and the Beast (2017)
July 26: Sing
Aug. 2: Moana

Georgetown Sunset Cinema
Georgetown Waterfront Park
Twitter: @georgetowndc
Movies begin at sundown. Films include captioning.
July 11: A League of Their Own
July 18: Hidden Figures
July 25: Brooklyn
Aug. 1: Erin Brockovich
Aug. 8: Viewers’ choice, TBA

Golden Cinema Series
Twitter: @GoldenTriDC
Farragut Park, Connecticut Avenue & K Street NW
Films start at sunset. Rain dates are Aug. 11 and 18. Films include captioning.
June 2: Hidden Figures
June 9: 500 Days of Summer
June 16: Moana
June 23: The Princess Bride
June 30: Dirty Dancing
July 7: Ghostbusters (2016)
July 14: Finding Dory
July 21: Big
July 28: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Aug. 4: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them

Hillwood Museum
Twitter: @HillwoodMuseum
4155 Linnean Avenue, NW
$8 adults, $5 members, $5 child ages 3-18, free for children under age 3
May 12: Family Movie Night: Fantastic Creatures

Library of Congress Movies on the Lawn
Twitter: @librarycongress
North lawn of the Jefferson Building, 10 First St., SE
Movies begin at 8 p.m.
July 13: The Princess Bride
July 20: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
July 27: Raiders of the Lost Ark
Aug. 3: Back to the Future
Aug. 10: Top Gun
Aug. 17: Ghostbusters

Mitchell Park Films in the Field (Kalorama)
S & 23rd Street, NW
June 8: Field of Dreams
July 13: Raiders of the Lost Ark
Aug. 10: Ratatouille
Sept. 8: The Manchurian Candidate, 1962

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 7: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
June 14: The American President
June 21: Election
June 28: Lincoln
July 5: All the President’s Men
July 12: Man of the Year
July 19: First Kid
July 26: Wag the Dog
Aug. 2: The Ides of March
Aug. 9: Legally Blonde: Red, White & Blonde
Aug. 16: Lee Daniels’ The Butler
Aug. 23: White House Down

Stead Park
April 24: Moonlight (Capital Pride DC)

Union Market DC Drive-In
Twitter: @UnionMarketDC
Union Market, 1309 5th St NE
Films include captioning. $10 for drive-in parking, free ground seating
April 7: The Royal Tenenbaums
May 5: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
June 2: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
July 7: Coming to America
Aug. 4: Chef
Sept. 1: Days of Thunder
Sept. 29: Clue
Nov. 3: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory



Summer Movies @ Arlington Mill
Arlington Mill Plaza
Twitter: @ArlingtonCPRO
June 22: La Bamba
June 29: Spaceballs
July 6: Dirty Dancing
July 13: Raising Arizona
July 20: The Princess Bride
July 27: Romancing the Stone
Aug. 3: Big
Aug. 10: Weekend at Bernie’s
Aug. 17: Cocoon
Aug. 24: Moonstruck

Braddock Movie in the Park, Alexandria
Facebook: @braddockcitizens
Movie starts at 8:30 p.m.
Braddock Interim Park
June 30: Lego Batman

Saturday Cinema @ Carlyle
John Carlyle Square, Alexandria
July 1: Top Gun (8:37 p.m.)
Aug. 5: Caddyshack (8:14 p.m.)
Sept. 2: When Harry Met Sally (7:36 pm.)
Oct. 7: The Birds (6:41 p.m.)

Chick-fil-A Fair Lakes
Twitter: @CFAfairlakes
4516 Fair Knoll Drive, Fairfax
July 14: Secret Life of Pets
Aug. 11 Moana
Sept. 1 Swing

Hemlock Overlook Regional Park (Clifton)
Sponsored by Adventure Links. Movies at 7:30 p.m.
13220 Yates Ford Road
Oct. 6: The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Oct. 13: Friday the 13th (Original, 1980)
Oct. 20: Hocus Pocus
Oct. 27: The Nightmare Before Christmas

Cinema Del Ray, Alexandria
Mount Vernon Recreation Center, 2701 Commonwealth Ave.
Fun at 7 p.m., movies at dusk
Facebook: @Cinema-Del-Ray
May 20: Finding Dory
June 17: Sing
July 15: Zootopia
Aug. 19: Beauty & the Beast 1991
Sept. 16: Moana

City of Alexandria
Waterfront Park
July 14: Moana
July 15: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Four Mile Summer Movie Festival, Alexandria
Movies begin at dusk
Four Mile Conservatory Building, 4109 Mount Vernon Ave, Arlandria
May 26: Sing
June 30: Lego Batman

Outdoor Movies at Penrose Square (Columbia Pike, Arlington)
2597 Columbia Pike
Twitter: @ArlingtonCPRO
June 3: 9 to 5
June 10: Wall Street
June 17: Die Hard
June 24: Moonstruck
July 1: Good Morning, Vietnam
July 8: Dirty Dancing
July 15: Predator
July 22: The Verdict
July 29: Broadcast News
Aug. 5: Big
Aug. 12: The War of the Roses
Aug. 19: Say Anything
Aug. 26: The Man with One Red Shoe
Sept. 2: The Princess Bride

Mt. Vernon RECenter, Belle View
2017 Belle View Blvd, Alexandria
Movies at sunset
June 16: Sing
June 30: Nine Lives
July 14: The Jungle Book
July 28: Secret Life of Pets
Aug. 11: The Lego Batman Movie
Aug. 25: Beauty and the Beast

Centerville Starlight Cinema
5875 Trinity Parkway
Gates open 6 p.m., movies at dark
Twitter: @703fairfax
Aug. 5: Moana
Aug. 12: Finding Dory
Aug. 19: Zootopia
Aug. 26: Storks

Marketplace at Madison Crescent (Gainesville)
Twitter: @MadCrescentVA
May 26: Finding Dory
June 2: Secret Life of Pets
June 9: Moana
Sept. 16: The Jungle Book
Sept. 23: Pete’s Dragon

Lovettsville Movies on the Green
Town Green, just southwest of the Town Square
Movies begin at dusk
June 3: Jurassic World
June 24: Princess Bride
July 8: Kubo and the Two Strings
July 22: Lego Batman
Aug. 5: The Sandlot
Aug. 19: Beauty and the Beast live

Mosaic District
Strawberry Park
Twitter: @mosaicdistrict
June 4: Moana
June 11: Sing
June 18: Hook
June 25: The Lorax
July 2: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
July 9: Little Giants
July 16: The Little Mermaid
July 23: Up
July 30: 101 Dalmatians
Aug. 6: Tangled
Aug. 13: Snow White
Aug. 20: Mary Poppins
Aug. 27: The Lego Batman Movie

McLean, CitywideDC
Twitter: @citywidedc
8925 Leesburg Pike
Free popcorn, movie starts at dusk
June 2: Wreck-It Ralph

Rosslyn Cinema
Gateway Park, 1300 Lee Highway
Films include captioning.
June 2: Grease
June 9: Frozen
June 16: Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
June 23: National Lampoon's European Vacation
June 30: Some Like It Hot
July 7: Golden Eye
July 14: Father of the Bride
July 21: Moana
July 28: The Wizard of Oz
Aug. 4: When Harry met Sally
Aug. 11: Lego Batman
Aug. 18: The Avengers
Aug. 25: Mary Poppins

South Riding Movie Night
Locations are Town Green and South Riding Center
Twitter: @southridingprop
June 20: The BFG (Town Green)
June 27: The Jungle Book (South Riding Center)
July 11: Pets (Town Green)
July 18: Lego Batman (South Riding Center)
July 25: Moana (Town Green)
Aug. 1: Zootopia (South Riding Center)
Aug. 8: Sing (Town Green)
Aug. 15: Ratchet and Clank (South Riding Center)
Aug. 22: Pete’s Dragon (Town Green)

Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center (Woodbridge)
14900 Potomac Town Place
Movies are at 7 p.m.
Twitter: @stonebridgePTC
May 20: Ghostbusters
May 27: Jaws
June 3: Moana
June 10: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
June 17: Rogue One
June 24: Secret Life of Pets
July 1: The BFG
July 8: The Mighty Ducks
July 15: Finding Nemo
July 22: Finding Dory
July 29: Sing
Aug. 5: A Dog’s Purpose
Aug. 12: Storks
Aug. 19: Angry Birds
Aug. 26: The Princess Bride
Sept. 2: Babe
Sept. 9: Lego Batman

Eva Walker Park
Movies at dusk
June 9: Minions
June 23: Sing
July 21: Finding Dory
July 28: Soul Surfer (At the WARF in the competition pool, minimum age 12)



Bel Air: Outdoor Movies at Shamrock Park
Twitter: @belairmainst
Shamrock Park
June 9: Moana
June 23: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
July 14: Minions
July 28: Storks
Aug. 18: The Lego Batman Movie
Aug. 25: Finding Dory

Bethesda Outdoor Movies
Films include captioning
Twitter: @BethesdaUP
Woodmont Triangle, Corner of Norfolk & Auburn Avenues
July 18: The Wizard of Oz
July 19: Field of Dreams
July 20: Dead Poets Society
July 21: Hidden Figures
July 22: La La Land

Columbia's Lakefront Summer Festival Movies
Columbia Town Center
Movies begin at dusk, about 8:30 p.m.
Twitter: @ColumbiaAssn
June 26: Sing
June 30: Sully
July 3: Despicable Me 2
July 7: Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl
July 10: Cars
July 14: Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy
July 17: Pete’s Dragon
July 21: Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War
July 24: Disney/Pixar’s Finding Dory
July 28: La La Land
July 31: The Little Mermaid
Aug. 4: Hidden Figures
Aug. 7: The Princess and the Frog
Aug. 11: The Lego Batman Movie
Aug. 14: The Secret Life of Pets
Aug. 18: Marvel’s Dr. Strange
Aug. 21: Disney’s Moana
Aug. 25: Kong: Skull Island
Aug. 28: Zootopia
Sept. 1: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast
Sept. 2: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Sept. 8: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Sept. 9: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Merriweather Movie Nights, Columbia
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway Columbia, MD
May 27: Grease
June 28: The Last Waltz
July 26: Moana
Aug. 30: School of Rock

Movies on Carroll Creek (Frederick)
Twitter: @dwntwnfrederick
June 16: ET: The Extra-Terrestrial
July 21: Pirates of the Caribbean Curse of the Black Pearl
Aug. 18: Shrek
Sept. 15: 10 Things I Hate About You
Oct. 20: Harry Potter and the Sorceror’s Stone

Moonlight Movies at the Mansion
Kentlands Mansion, Gaithersburg
Twitter: @gburgmd
Movies at sunset, concessions start at 7:30
July 7: The Sandlot
July 14: The Princess Bride
July 21: Shrek

Hagerstown Outdoor Movies
Facebook: @hagerstownparksandrecreation
June 9: Moana
June 23: Wizard of Oz
July 7: Lego Batman
July 21: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Middletown Family Movie Night
Middletown Municipal Center
Facebook: @middletown.maryland
June 9: Home
July 21: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them
Aug. 18: Finding Dory

Movies on the Beach, North Beach
Twitter: @north_beach_md
Movies at dusk
May 20: Star Trek Beyond
June 17: Secret Life of Pets
July 15: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them
Aug. 19: Zootopia
Sept. 16: Dr. Strange (Drive-In)
Oct. 28: Ghostbusters (original, Drive-In)

The Blairs District: Movies Under The Stars
Sonny’s Green, Silver Spring
Twitter: @liveatthepearl @blairapartments
Films start at dusk, around 8:30pm
July 8: Captain America Winter Soldier
July 15: The Incredibles
July 22: Guardians of the Galaxy
July 29: Batman
Aug. 5: The Fault In Our Stars
Aug. 12: The Little Mermaid
Aug. 19: Hitch
Aug. 26: Princess Bride
Sept. 2: Pitch Perfect
Sept. 9: School of Rock
Sept. 16: The Breakfast Club

Silver Spring: Silver Screens on Veterans Plaza
Screenings begin at about 8 p.m. Films include captioning
1 Veterans Place, Ellsworth and Fenton Street
Twitter: @AFISilver
Aug. 11: Back to the Future Part 2
Aug. 18: The Lego Batman Movie
Aug. 25: Purple Rain
Sept. 1: School of Rock

National Harbor Movies on the Potomac
Twitter: @NationalHarbor
165 Waterfront St
Sunday movies begin at 6 p.m., Thursday movies at 7 p.m. Double feature movies begin at 4 p.m.
May 4: Star Trek Beyond
May 7: Double feature: Finding Nemo & Finding Dory
May 14: Storks
May 18: La La Land
May 21: The Secret Life of Pets
May 25: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them
May 28: The Jungle Book, 2016
June 1: Dream Girls
June 4: Moana
June 8: The Legend of Tarzan, 2016
June 11: The Princess & the Frog
June 15: Sully
June 18: Jungle 2 Jungle
June 22: Passengers
June 25: Double feature: Babe and Sing
June 29: Hitch
July 2: Mary Poppins
July 6: Invictus
July 9: Annie, 2014
July 13: Mean Girls
July 16: Double feature: Happy Feet and Frozen
July 20: Love & Basketball
July 23: The BFG
July 27: Meet the Parents
July 30: Monsters, Inc
Aug. 3 The Blind Slide
Aug. 6 Space Jam
Aug. 10 Central Intelligence
Aug. 13 Double feature: The Karate Kid, 1984, and The Karate Kid, 2010
Aug. 17 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Aug. 20 The Mighty Ducks
Aug. 24 Top Gun
Aug. 27 Remember the Titans
Aug. 31 Rocky, 1976
Sept. 3 Double feature: Cinderella, 1997, and Cinderella, 1950
Sept. 7 Footloose
Sept. 10 The Little Mermaid
Sept. 14 Sleepless in Seattle
Sept. 17 Mulan
Sept. 21 Back to the Future
Sept. 24 Beauty and the Beast, 1991
Sept. 28 Beauty and the Beast, 2017

The Wine Bin (Ellicott City)
Twitter: @winebinec
8390 Main Street
May 26: James Bond-The Man With The Golden Gun
May 27: James Bond-Spectre
June 3: ET: The Extra-terrestrial
June 10:  Magnificent Seven 2016
June 17:  Notting Hill
June 24: The Martian
July 1:  Air Force One
July 8:  Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them
July 15: Slumdog Millionaire
July 22:  The Thin Man
July 29:  La La Land
Aug. 5:  Manchurian Canidate 1962
Aug. 12:  16 candles
Aug. 19:  Moana
Aug. 26: Princess Bride
Sept. 2:  Mission Impossible - Rogue Nation
Sept. 9:  Cool Hand Luke
Sept. 16: Roman Holiday
Sept. 23: Mainstreet Music Festno movie
Sept. 30:  Now You See Me
Oct. 28:  Kong: Skull Island

Stay tuned for the rest of Maryland's 2017 schedule.



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