Where to watch a movie under the open sky in new York

Where to watch a movie under the open sky in new York

Forget boring cinema, at least for this summer. Finally the time has come when in the parks and on the roofs appear open-air cinemas, many of which are still free. So, gather friends, pack your blankets and picnic baskets and head out to watch your favorite movies in the company of people close to you. We, in turn, will tell you where it can be done.

Summer Movie Under the Stars

Prospect Park in cooperation with the cinema Nitehawk created a beautiful project at Long Meadow North. Park visitors can enjoy live music from local bands and DJs starting at 7pm to start watching family films:

July 19: «the neverending story»;
July 26: «Platform»;
August 2: «moonrise Kingdom»;
August 9: «Tetrapolis».

HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival

A joint project of Bryant Park and HBO is one of the most popular series of film screenings in the Big Apple. This year’s program includes classic movies, to see which are available on Mondays starting June 19:

June 19: «king Kong»;
June 26: «leave»;
July 3: «Sabrina»;
July 17: «wall street»;
July 24: «the Phone in half»;
July 31: «Crook»;
7 August: «All that jazz»;
August 14: «North By Northwest»;
August 21: Dirty dancing.

McCarren Park SummerScreen

This season the event program SummerScreen in McCarren Park is very diverse, so anyone will be able to choose for themselves something suitable. Go to the Park around 6 PM to get a good seat. Themselves the screenings start at sunset.

5 July: «Mean girls»
July 12: «Office space»
July 19: «Donnie Darko»
July 26: Selena
August 2: «I know what you did last summer»
August 9: selection of the public.

Brooklyn Bridge Park

The open-air screenings return to Brooklyn Bridge Park on 6 July. Enjoy the sunset, city views and favorite movies will be every Wednesday for seven weeks. Before the screenings, visitors can attend a special party with DJs, food and beer bar.

July 6: «Office space»
July 13: «Pariah»
July 20: «Casablanca»
July 27: «the LEGO movie»
August 3: «9 to 5»
August 10: «Selma»
August 17: «Mad Max: fury road.»

Socrates Sculpture Park

Unlike other similar events, movie screenings in Long Island City park dedicated to foreign films, allowing the citizens to join the world of global cinema. As always, sessions start at sunset.

July 5: «Timbuktu»
July 12: «Easy money»
July 19: the film will be announced later
July 26: «Chevalier»
August 2: the movie will be announced later
August 9: «the Silence before Bach»
August 16: «Romance and cigarettes»
August 23: «Pelo Malo».