Looking for a fun, frugal activity in the DC metro area this weekend? Grab a blanket or lawn chair, some water bottles, and some bug spray and head outdoors to enjoy a free movie on the big screen! Here’s a list of free outdoor movies playing this weekend, Friday July 16th – Sunday July 18th, 2010. For my complete listing of FREE outdoor movies in our area this summer, check out the following links for: Northern Virginia, Washington DC, and Maryland.
IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA
Location: Fields of Mount Vernon Recreation Center, 2017 Belle View Blvd, Alexandria, VA 22307. For directions, click here.
Time: Fun starts at 7 p.m., show starts at dusk.
Movie & Date: Indiana Jones And The Raiders Of The Lost Ark (PG) – Sat. July 17th
Comcast Film Festival
Location: Waterfront Park, King St, Alexandria, VA. For directions, click here.
Time: Gates open at 7 pm, Movie starts around 8:30 pm
Movies & Dates: Blind Side (PG-13) – Fri. July 16th
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (PG-13) – Sat. July 17th
Rosslyn Outdoor Film Festival – I Love The ’90′s
Location: Gateway Park, 1300 Lee Highway, Arlington, VA 22201. For directions, click here.
Time: At dusk (approximately 8 pm)
Movie & Date: What’s Eating Gilbert Grape? (PG-13) – Fri. July 16th
Movies Under the Moon Dive-In Movies
Location: Dixon Park, 1300 Dixon Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401. For directions, click here.
Times: Field opens at 6:30, movies start at dusk.
Movies & Dates: Jaws (PG) – Fri. July 16th
A Shark Tale (PG) – Sat. July 17th
Fridays Under the Stars at Crescent Cinemas
Location: The lawn at Crescent Park in the MarketPlace at Madison Crescent Shopping Center (at intersection of Rte. 15 & Rte. 29). For directions, click here.
Time: Dusk & Approximately 8:30 pm
Movie & Date: Raiders of the Lost Ark (PG) – Fri. July 16th
Hopkins Summer Outdoor Films
Location: The lawn in front of Shriver Hall, at the Johns Hopkins University Homewood Campus, Lower Quad.
Time: Live music starts at 7:30 pm, Movies start just after sunset
Movie & Date: Fantastic Mr. Fox (PG) – Fri. July 16th
Little Italy Open Air Film Festival
Location: Corner of High & Stiles Streets, Little Italy, Baltimore, MD
Time: Live music starts at 7 pm, Movies start at 9 pm
Movie & Date: Tea With Mussolini (PG) – Fri. July 16th
Columbia Town Center Lakefront Festival
Location: Columbia Town Center Lake front, off Little Patuxent Parkway. 10360 Swift Stream Place, Columbia, MD 21044. Movies will be shown on the lawn.
Time: At dusk (around 8:30 pm)
Movie & Date: Date Night (PG-13) – Fri. July 16th
Cinema By Starlight
Location: Harrison Street & Brewers Lane, Easton, MD 21601
Time: At dusk.
Movie & Date: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (PG-13) – Fri. July 16th
IN WASHINGTON DC: No free movies over the weekend, but quite a few on the weekdays. See listing here.