Jun 9

2010 Free Summer Outdoor Film Guide for Washington DC

Photo credit: Erin M. on Flickr

Looking for some fun and free outdoor movie events in the Washington DC area this summer 2010?

Grab a blanket or lawn chair and join in on the fun at one of the following outdoor film events in downtown DC:

Washington, DC:

Screen on the Green
Location: The National Mall in between Fourth and Seventh streets NW
Times: At dusk
Movies & Dates: Goldfinger (PG) – Mon. July 12th;
The Goodbye Girl (PG) – Mon. July 19th;
12 Angry Men (PG-13) – Mon. July 26th;
Bonnie and Clyde (R) – Mon. August 2nd

NoMa Summer Screen – The Future Is Now
Location: L Street NE between 2nd & 3rd NE
Times: 7 pm Music & BBQ, 9 pm Film Screening
Movies & Dates: Spaceballs (Not Rated) – Wed. May 12th;
Wall-E (G) – Wed. May 19th;
Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure (PG) – Wed. May 26th;
Star Trek: The Wrath of Kahn (PG) – Wed. June 2nd;
Donnie Darko (R) – Wed. June 9th;
Back To The Future (PG) – Wed. June 16th;
The Fifth Element (PG-13) – Wed. June 23rd;
ET: The Extra-Terrestrial (PG) – Wed. June 30th;
Sleeper (PG) – Wed. July 7th;
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (R) – Wed. July 14th;
Logan’s Run (PG) – Wed. July 21st;
Groundhog Day (PG) – Wed. July 28th

Capitol River Front – Ultimate Underdogs
Location: Canal Park, 200 M St SE, Washington, DC 20003
Times: 8:45 pm
Movies & Dates: Hoosiers (PG) – Thurs. June 3rd;
Forest Gump (PG-13) – Thurs. June 10th;
Shrek (PG) – Thurs. June 17th;
The Karate Kid (PG) – Thurs. June 24th;
To Kill A MockingBird (Not Rated) – Thurs. July 1st;
Legally Blonde (PG-13) – Thurs. July 8th;
Rudy (PG) – Thurs. July 15th;
Seabiscuit (PG-13) – Thurs. July 22nd;
Happy Gilmore (PG-13) – Thurs. July 29th;
Rocky (PG) – Thurs. August 5th

Films on the Vern – Page To Screen Films (fictional and non fictional stories that have been transformed into cinematic works of art)
Location: Mount Vernon Campus Quad at GW’s Mount Vernon Campus, 2100 Foxhall Rd NW, Washington, DC, 20007. (Please note the last film on August 18th will be shown at the Outdoor Pool at Mount Vernon).
Times: 8:30 pm
Movies & Dates: The Time Traveler’s Wife (PG-13) – Wed. July 14th;
Invictus (PG-13) – Wed. July 21st;
The Golden Compass (PG-13) – Wed. July 28th;
The Blind Side (PG-13) – Wed. August 4th;
The Kite Runner (PG-13) – Wed. August 11th;
Where The Wild Things Are (PG) – Wed. August 18th

Stead Park Outdoor Movie Nights
Location: Stead Park, Dupont Circle. 1625 P St NW, Washington, DC 20036
Times: 8:30 PM
Movies & Dates: Mama Mia! (PG-13) – Tues. June 29th;
Hitch (PG-13) – Tues. July 27th;
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (PG) – Tues. August 24th

U-Street Movie Series Harrison Field Under The Stars
Location: Harrison Field, V Street between 13th St & 14th St, Washington, DC. For map, click here.
Times: Sundown
Movies & Dates: This Is It (PG) – Tues. June 8th;
Buena Vista Social Club (G) – Tues. July 13th;
The Soloist (PG-13) – Tues. August 10th;
Soul Power (PG-13) & Duke Ellington’s Washington (Not Rated) – Tues. September 14th

The above are just outdoor movies being shown in Washington, DC. Find more free summer movies in Northern Virginia on my previous post here and also free outdoor summer movies in Maryland on my post here.