- September 5, 2017

Austin Parks Foundation’s Free Movies in the Park Fall 2017 Schedule


Nothing says fall better than open-air movie screenings in some of Austin’s favorite parks! Austin Parks Foundation, in partnership with Alamo Drafthouse, is kicking off its popular Movies in the Park series, presented by Carvana, on Thursday, September 21, 2017. This year – to celebrate APF’s 25th anniversary (and Alamo’s 20th!) – they’re screening an all 1992 series of films. Enjoy a host of family-friendly 90’s throwbacks in parks all over Austin, and check out the full schedule below. Don’t miss the season opener of Wayne’s World in Pease Park, followed by two more FREE community screenings this fall!

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Movies in the Park is a series of FREE films brought to you by Austin Parks Foundation in partnership with Alamo Drafthouse and presented by Carvana. Austinites are invited to bring a blanket or lawn chairs to parks around Austin for enjoyable evenings under the stars. Dogs and picnics are welcome. Glass and styrofoam are not permitted in the parks. Smoking is also prohibited in the parks, per city law.

Each free film will start at dusk. See the Austin Parks Foundation’s Free Movies in the Park Fall 2017 Schedule below, and get these dates on your calendar! Be sure to check the Facebook event pages if the weather looks questionable.

Wayne’s World
September 21, 8:00 p.m. |   Pease Park, 1100 Kingsbury St, Austin |
 Facebook event page

Party time! Excellent! Tune up that air guitar and get ready to head bang. The movie starts around 8:00 p.m., but arrive early to take part in special pre-movie event with Pease Park Conservancy!

Death Becomes Her
October 19, 7:15 p.m. |   Pan Am Park, 2100 E 3rd St, Austin  |  
Facebook event page

Get in the Halloween spirit with this camp-tastic throwback starring the incomparable Meryl Streep, Goldie Hawn, and Bruce Willis. The movie starts around 7:15, but arrive early to grab your spot!

Muppet Christmas Carol
November 9, 6:30 p.m. |   Ramsey Park, 4301 Rosedale Ave, Austin |  
Facebook event page

Close out the season with some holiday cheer! Join APF at Ramsey park for a very Muppet Christmas tale. Movie begins around 6:00 p.m., but get there early to grab your spot!

For more information, be sure to check out the Austin Parks Foundation website.

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