Monthly movies in the park begins May 8

Grab a blanket, pack a picnic and bring the kids. The City of Asheville Parks and Recreation Department launches the 2015 season of Movies in the Park, a free monthly movie series in Pack Square Park beginning Friday, May 8.
Children’s craft activities begin at 6:30 p.m. and the movie begins at dusk on a giant screen on the Pack Square Park stage.
This month’s feature presentation is the animated, PG-rated Big Hero 6.
Food and beverages will be available at the park. Bring a chair or a blanket and come out for crafts, a movie under the stars, and an evening of fun, all for free.

More movies on the way
Movies in the Park continues monthly through September. Each month children craft activities begin at 6:30 p.m., followed with the movie at dusk. All movies are rated PG.
June 12: The Goonies
July 10: Surf’s Up, A Major Ocean Picture
August 14: Despicable Me 2
September 18: Into the Woods

For more information about this and all Asheville Parks and Recreation programs, visit,, or by phone at (828) 259-5800. summer_movies_logo_full