Outdoor Movie Nights: Five Local Spots Showing Free Films in August

Put on the bug spray and bring a picnic! The Upper West Side has lots of outdoor movies showing this month.

Riverside Park: Movies start at around 8:30 p.m. at Pier I, near 70th Street.

West Side Community Garden: The community garden on 89th between Columbus and Amsterdam is showing films for the next two Fridays, starting around 8 p.m.

Movies Under the Stars: These films are screened at local playgrounds starting around 8 p.m.

Central Park: The conservancy’s annual film fest focuses on New York films and filmmakers this year. It’s held in the meadow between Sheep Meadow and the 72nd Street Cross Drive. Doors open at 6:30 and the movies start around 8.

 

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    1. Dan says:

      I remember when they shot the last scene in Sheep Meadow in 1978.

    2. Dan says:

      I remember when they shot the last scene of “Hair” in Sheep Meadow in 1978.