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Your Summer 2017 Guide to Outdoor Movies in the DMV

The 2017 roundup of free (and almost free) movie nights in the DMV

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Shivan Sarna

    Have you ever wanted to take in a movie while lying underneath the stars? Well, here's your chance.

    There are plenty of free outdoor movie series happening all around town, and lucky for you, we've taken the time to compile this list.

    Scroll on for everything you need to know about where and when you can spend an evening in front of the big screen. 

    NOTE: Film schedules are subject to change due to weather and other issues. Please check with each movie series' official website to verify dates and times before you head out.

    IN THE DISTRICT:

    Adams Morgan Movie Nights-- Because of construction at its previous location, this year's film series will be held at the soccer field at Walter Pierce Park. Movies begin half an hour after sunset.

    May 16: "Moana"

    May 31: "Grease"

    June 7: "Snowden"

    June 14: "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story"

    June 21: Beach Party featuring "Jaws"

    Capitol Riverfront: Front Flicks -- Canal Park, 250 M St. SE. Movies begin at sunset.

    June 1: "Ghostbusters" (2016)

    June 8: "Me Before Your"

    June 15: "Sister Act"

    June 22: "Doctor Strange"

    June 29: "Secret Life of Pets"

    July 6: "Grease"

    July 13: "Moana"

    July 20: "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story"

    July 27: "Arrival"

    August 3: "La La Land"

    Aug. 10: "Fantastic Beast and Where to Find Them"

    Aug. 17: "Beauty and the Beast" (2017)

    Golden Triangle: Golden Cinema Series-- Farragut Square Park, Connecticut Avenue NW and K Street NW. Movies begin at sunset. Aug. 11 and Aug. 18 will serve as rain dates. 

    June 2: "Hidden Figures"

    June 9: "500 Days of Summer"

    June 16: "Moana"

    June 23: "The Princess Bride"

    June 30: "Dirty Dancing"

    July 7: "Ghostbusters" (2016)

    July 14: "Finding Dory"

    July 21: "Big"

    July 28: "Ferris Bueller's Day Off"

    August 4: "Fantastic Beast and Where to Find Them"

    IN MARYLAND:

    National Harbor Movies on the Potomac -- National Harbor Plaza, 137 National Plaza, Fort Washington. Thursday movies begin at 7 p.m. and Sunday movies begin at 6 p.m.

    May 4: "Star Trek Beyond"

    May 7: "Finding Nemo" and "Finding Dory*

    May 11: "Mother’s Day"

    May 14: "Storks"

    May 18: "La La Land"

    May 21: "The Secret Life of Pets"

    May 25: "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them"

    May 28: "The Jungle Book" (2016)

    June 1: "Dream Girls"

    June 4: "Moana"

    June 8: "The Legend of Tarzan" (2016)

    June 11: "The Princess & the Frog"

    June 15: "Sully"

    June 18: "Jungle 2 Jungle"

    June 22: "Passengers"

    June 25: "Babe" and "Sing"

    June 29: "Hitch"

    July 2: "Mary Poppins"

    July 6: "Invictus"

    July 9: "Annie" (2014)

    July 13: "Mean Girls"

    July 16: "Happy Feet" and "Frozen"

    July 20: "Love & Basketball"

    July 23: "The BFG"

    July 27: "Meet the Parents"

    July 30: "Monsters, Inc."

    Aug. 3: "The Blind Slide"

    Aug. 6: "Space Jam"

    Aug. 10: "Central Intelligence"

    Aug. 13: "The Karate Kid" (1984) and "The Karate Kid" (2010)

    Aug. 17: "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story"

    Aug. 20: "The Mighty Ducks"

    Aug. 24: "Top Gun"

    Aug. 27: "Remember the Titans"

    Aug. 31: "Rocky" (1976)

    Sept. 3: "Cinderella" (1997) and "Cinderella" (1950)

    Sept. 7: "Footloose"

    Sept. 10: "The Little Mermaid"

    Sept. 14: "Sleepless in Seattle"

    Sept. 17: "Mulan"

    Sept. 21: "Back to the Future"

    Sept. 24: "Beauty and the Beast" (1991)

    Sept.28: "Beauty and the Beast" (2017) 

    Summer Movies at The Wine Bin -- 8390 Main St., Ellicott City. Movies begin at 9 p.m. in May, June, July and August, and at 8 p.m. in September.

    May 26: James Bond-The Man With The Golden Gun

    May 27: James Bond-Spectre

    June 3: ET

    June 10: Magnificent Seven 2016

    June 17: Notting Hill

    June 24: The Martian

    July 1: Air force One

    July 8: Fantastic Beasts

    July 15: Slumdog Millionaire

    July 22: The Thin Man

    July 29: La La Land

    Aug. 5: Manchurian Candidate 1962

    Aug. 12: 16 candles

    Aug. 19: Moana

    Aug. 26: Princess Bride

    Sept. 2: Mission Impossible - Rogue Nation

    Sept. 9: Cool Hand Luke

    Sept. 16: Roman Holiday

    Sept. 23: Mainstreet Music Fest no movie

    Sept. 30: Now You See Me

    Oct. 28: Kong- Skull Island

    IN VIRGINIA

    Alexandria Comcast Outdoor Film Festival-- Waterfront Park, 1 Prince St., Alexandria. Movies begin at 8:30 p.m.

    July 14: TBA

    July 15: TBA

    Cinema Del Ray -- Mount Vernon Recreation Center Fields, 2017 Belle View Blvd., Alexandria. Movies begin at dusk.

    May 20: "Finding Dory"

    June 17: "Sing"

    July 15: "Zootopia"

    Aug. 19: "Beauty and the Beast"

    Sept. 16: "Moana"

    Four Mile Summer Movie Series -- 4109 Mt. Vernon Ave., Alexandria. Movies begin at sunset.

    May 26: "Sing"

    June 30: "Lego Batman"

    July 28: "Secret Life of Pets"

    Aug. 25: "Inside Out"

    Lovettsville's Movies on the Green -- Lovettsville Community Center, 57 E. Broad Way, Lovettsville. Movies begin at sunset.

    June 3: "Jurassic World"

    June 24: "Princess Bride"

    July 8: "Kubo and the Two Strings"

    July 22: "Lego Batman"

    August 5: "The Sandlot"

    August 19: "Beauty and the Beast"

    Movies at Arlington Mill -- 909 S Dinwiddie St., Arlington. Movies begin at sunset.

    June 22: "La Bamba" (1987)

    June 29: "Spaceballs" (1987)

    July 6: "Dirty Dancing" (1987)

    July 13: "Raising Arizona" (1987)

    July 20: "The Princess Bride" (1987)

    July 27: "Romancing the Stone" (1984)

    August 3: "Big" (1988)

    August 10: "Weekend at Bernie’s" (1989)

    August 17: "Cocoon" (1985)

    August 24: "Moonstruck" (1987)

    Movies at Penrose Square -- 2501 9th Road S., Arlington. Movies begin at Sunset.

    June 3: "9 to 5" (1980)

    June 10: "Wall Street" (1987)

    June 17: "Die Hard" (1988)

    June 24: "Moonstruck" (1987)

    July 1: "Good Morning, Vietnam" (1987)

    July 8: "Dirty Dancing" (1987)

    July 15: "Predator" (1987)

    July 22: "The Verdict" (1982)

    July 29: "Broadcast News" (1987)

    August 5: "Big" (1988)

    August 12: "The War of the Roses" (1989)

    August 19: "Say Anything" (1989)

    August 26: "The Man with One Red Shoe" (1985)

    September 2: "The Princess Bride" (1987)

    Movies Under the Stars -- Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center, 14900 Potomac Town Place, Woodbridge. Movies begin at 7 p.m.

    May 20: "Ghostbusters"

    May 27: "Jaws"

    June 3: "Moana"

    June 10: "Honey I Srunk the Kids"

    June 17: "Rougue One: A Star Wars Story"

    June 24: "Secret Life of Pets"

    July 2: "Shaun the Sheep"

    July 1: "The BFG"

    July 8: "Mighty Ducks"

    July 15: "Finding Nemo"

    July 22: "Finding Dory"

    July 29: "Sing"

    Aug. 5: "A Dog's Purpose"

    Aug. 12: "Storks"

    Aug. 19: "Angry Birds"

    Aug. 26: "Princess Bride"

    Sept. 3: "Babe"

    Sept. 9: "Lego Batman"

    Rossyln Cinema Outdoor Movie Festival-- Gateway Park, 1300 Lee Highway, Arlington. Movies begin at 8 p.m.

    June 2: "Grease"

    June 9: "Frozen"

    June 16: "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy"

    June 23: "National Lampoon’s European Vacation"

    June 30: "Some Like It Hot"

    July 7: "Golden Eye"

    July 14: "The Father of the Bride"

    July 21: "Moana"

    July 28: "The Wizard of Oz"

    Aug. 4: "When Harry met Sally"

    Aug. 11: "Lego Batman"

    Aug. 18: "The Avengers"

    Aug. 25: "Mary Poppins"

    Starlight Cinema Centreville -- 5875 Trinity Parkway, Centreville. Movies begin at sunset.

    Aug. 5: "Moana"

    Aug. 12: "Finding Dory"

    Aug. 19: "Zootopia"

    Aug. 26: "Storks"