2.2 min readBy Published On: July 26th, 2023Categories: Lifestyle0 Comments on Summertime Outdoor Movies in the Neighborhood

Grab a beach chair, blanket and pack some snacks and enjoy some outdoor movies this summer!

Castle Island Movie Nights

Enjoy Free Family Flicks on Wednesday nights at sundown at the back of Fort Independence at Castle Island.

Movie Night at Fenway Park

Fenway Park will host its annual “Movie Night at Fenway Park”, presented by Alamo Drafthouse, on Tuesday, August 22, featuring DreamWorks family favorite, “Shrek”. This event features: 

      Invitation to Walk the Warning Track Before the Movie

      Invitation to take pictures with Red Sox World Series trophies

      Access to concessions

Alamo Drafthouse is pleased to partner with Fenway Park for this special evening, prior to their Boston opening, which will be located in the Seaport District and is slated to open this Fall.

Tuesday, August 22, Gates open at 6:45, Movie begins at 7:30. Tickets are just $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. You can purchase your tickets here! 

Mayor Wu’s Movie Nights

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department’s ParkARTS program presents Mayor Wu’s Movie Nights in 11 City of Boston parks from Tuesday, August 8, through Friday, September 1.

All shows begin at dusk. The series is hosted by the Boston Parks and Recreation Department and title sponsor Bank of America with additional support from College H.U.N.K.S. Hauling Junk & Moving and the Mayor’s Office of Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment.

Dates and locations are as follows:

Friday, August 18 (new date)

“Minions: The Rise of Gru”

Moakley Park

1005 Columbia Road, South Boston

Friday, August 11

Meteor shower program featuring “Lightyear”

Hynes Playground

502 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury

Monday, August 14

“Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”

Horatio Harris Park

58 Harold Street, Roxbury

Tuesday, August 15

“Marcel the Shell with Shoes On”

Ringer Playground

85 Allston Street, Allston

Wednesday, August 16

“DC League of Super Pets”

Hannon Playground

621 Dudley Street, Dorchester

Monday, August 21


Noyes Playground

86 Boardman Street, East Boston

Tuesday, August 22

“Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile”

Peters Park

230 Shawmut Avenue, South End

Wednesday, August 23

“Spiderman: No Way Home”

Healy Playground

160 Florence Street, Roslindale

Monday, August 28

“DC League of Super Pets”

Iacono Playground

150 Readville Street, Hyde Park

Tuesday, August 29

“The Bad Guys”

Training Field/Winthrop Square

55 Winthrop Street, Charlestown

Friday, September 1

“The Super Mario Bros. Movie”

Boston Common Parade Ground

38 Beacon Street, Boston

All ParkARTS performances are free of charge. For more information please go to  Boston.gov/MovieNight or contact the Boston Parks and Recreation Department at (617) 635-4505. Stay up to date with news, events, and improvements in Boston parks by signing up for our email list at bit.ly/Get-Parks-Emails and following our social channels @bostonparksdept on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.


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