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Thanks for a great 2018 season! Stay tuned for 2019 movie announcements and check out the 2018 schedule below to see what this event is all about!

Enjoy FREE, family-friendly entertainment in Market Square! Bring a blanket or lawn chair, some snacks or stop by one of our great Downtown restaurants for something to eat! A concessionaire will also be on site. The movie begins at dusk (around sunset-when the sun has gone down enough to see the screen) in Market Square, with kids activities beginning around 6:00pm.  

May 11th

Despicable Me 3

The mischievous Minions hope that Gru will return to a life of crime after the new boss of the Anti-Villain League fires him. Instead, Gru decides to remain retired and travel to Freedonia to meet his long-lost twin brother for the first time. The reunited siblings soon find themselves in an uneasy alliance to take down the elusive Balthazar Bratt, a former 1980s child star who seeks revenge against the world. Rated: PG

FREE activities include: Roanoke Doesn't Suck LLC with Prizes and Giveaways, Balloon Artist, activity with Roanoke City Police Department.



June 8th

Jumanji (2017) - Sprint Movie Night!

Four high school kids discover an old video game console and are drawn into the game's jungle setting, literally becoming the adult avatars they chose. What they discover is that you don't just play Jumanji - you must survive it. To beat the game and return to the real world, they'll have to go on the most dangerous adventure of their lives, discover what Alan Parrish left 20 years ago, and change the way they think about themselves - or they'll be stuck in the game forever. Rated: PG13

FREE activities: Creatures from Mill Mountain Zoo, Inflatable Slide, Balloon Artist, activity with Roanoke City Police Department


July 13th

Coco - Sprint Movie Night! 

Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead. After meeting a charming trickster named Héctor, the two new friends embark on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history. Rated: PG

FREE Activities start at 6pm: Salsa Noke with dancing demo and lessons, Balloon Artist, activity with Roanoke City Police Department



August 10th

Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Jawbone Hill Movie Night

Luke Skywalker's peaceful and solitary existence gets upended when he encounters Rey, a young woman who shows strong signs of the Force. Her desire to learn the ways of the Jedi forces Luke to make a decision that changes their lives forever. Meanwhile, Kylo Ren and General Hux lead the First Order in an all-out assault against Leia and the Resistance for supremacy of the galaxy. Rated: PG13

FREE Activities start at 6pm: Star Wars Costumed Characters, Balloon Artist, plus Roanoke Doesn't Suck LLC will have Star Wars Trivia, prize wheel and treats, activity with Roanoke City Police Department


Special thanks to these amazing sponsors for making this event possible:

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