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Summer Bash & Movies in the Park


Free movies in Tacoma’s parks: You bring the popcorn, we’ll bring the stars!

Pack your snacks, blankets and lawn chairs and head to the park for a free outdoor movie for the whole family! Summer Bash – featuring Click! Mobile Movies – is a summertime tradition in Tacoma.

This summer, enjoy family-friendly fun and a movie, presented by BECU and movie sponsor Click! Network in partnership with Metro Parks Tacoma.

minionsKandle Sunset Cinema
Friday, July 29
Movie: Minions (Movie begins at dusk, approx. 8 pm)
Pre-movie activities begin at 5 pm

Activities before the movie include:

  • A "Minion" costume contest (prizes will be awarded)
  • Minion chariot races (prizes will be awarded)
  • Minion arts and crafts
  • And other fun family activities!

starwarsEthnic Fest at Wright Park
Saturday, July 30
Movie: Star Wars:The Force Awakens
Movie begins after Ethnic Fest, at dusk (approx. 8 pm)

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Peoples Center exteriorNational Night Out and Summer Bash at
People’s Community Center

Tuesday, August 2
Activities begin at 5 pm
(No movie)



rioSummer Bash at Stewart Heights
Friday, August 5
Movie: Rio
Activities begin at 5:30 pm. Movie begins at dusk
Get outside and join us for a more interactive celebration of the opening of the Rio 2016 Summer Games!  Earn a medal participating in Olympics-inpsired competitions and demonstrations, including dance and fitness and a giant inflatable obstacle course. Food and beverage will be available for purchase. At dusk watch the movie Rio on the inflatable screen. LEARN MORE

insideoutSummer Bash at The Center at Norpoint
Friday, August 12
Movie: Inside Out
Activities begin at 6:30 pm. Movie begins at dusk




zootopiaSTAR Center Summer Bash
Saturday, August 20
Movie: Zootopia
Activities begin at 6 pm. Movie begins at dusk