Summer Outdoor Movies

Free outdoor movies are being screened throughout Long Island all summer long.
Free outdoor movies are being screened throughout Long Island all summer long.

Every week during the summer, towns across Nassau and Suffolk County host outdoor movie nights, free of charge, for you and your family. Preparing for this event is quite simple. To have the best possible experience, be sure to pack a chair, blanket, snacks and lots of bug spray. Here’s a list of movies and the information you’ll need to know to attend these events. (For a list of free movie screenings at Bryant Park, click here. For a full feature on extinct Long Island drive-ins, click here.)

Eisenhower Park
Merrick and Stewart Avenues
East Meadow

SummerMovies_072415HThursday, July 30
Book of Life
Rated PG
Begins: 8:15 p.m.
Length: 95 minutes

Thursday, Aug. 6
The Box Trolls
Rated PG
Begins: 8:07 p.m.
96 minutes

Thursday, Aug. 13
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
Rated PG
Begins: 7:58 p.m.
Length: 98 minutes

Thursday, Aug. 20
How to Train Your Dragon
Rated PG
Begins: 7:49 p.m.
Length: 102 minutes

Thursday, Aug. 27
Rated PG
Begins: 7:38 p.m.
Length: 118 minutes

Community Park
7800 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury

Wednesday, Aug. 5
Rated PG
Begins: 8 p.m.
Length: 105 minutes
Rain Date: Aug. 7

Nickerson Beach
Lido Boulevard
Nickerson Beach Cabanas
(East Terrace), Lido Beach

SummerMovies_072415ISunday, Aug, 2
Rated PG
Begins: 8:12 p.m.
Length: 107 minutes

Friday, Aug. 7
Back to the Future
Rated PG
Begins: 8:06 p.m.
Length: 116 minutes

Sunday, Aug. 16
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
Rated PG
Begins: 7:54 p.m.
Length: 105 minutes

Christopher Morley Park
Searingtown Road
Roslyn-North Hills
SummerMovies_072415FTuesday, Aug. 11
Rated PG
Begins: 8:01 p.m.
Length: 104 minutes
Cedar Creek Park
Merrick Road (east of Wantagh Avenue)

Tuesday, Aug. 4
The Lego Movie
Rated PG
Begins: 8:09 p.m.
100 minutes

Tuesday, Aug. 18
Night at the Museum
Rated PG
Begins: 7:52 p.m.
Length: 108 minutes

SummerMovies_072415GSunset Park
Main Street, Port Washington
Saturday, Aug. 8

Rated PG
Begins: 8 p.m.
109 minutes

North Woodmere Park
Branch Blvd. and Hungry Harbor Road, North Woodmere

Tuesday, July 28
The Lorax
Rated PG
Begins: 8:17 p.m.
Length: 95 minutes

Tuesday, Aug. 25
The Goonies
Rated PG
Begins: 7:41 p.m.
Length: 114 minutes


Village Green
361 Main St., Farmingdale 

Thursday, July 30
How to Train Your Dragon 2
Rated PG
Begins: Dusk
102 minutes

SummerMovies_072415DThursday, Aug. 6
Penguins of Madagascar
Rated PG
Begins: Dusk
Length: 92 minutes

Thursday, Aug. 13
Guardians of the Galaxy
Rated PG-13
Begins: Dusk
Length: 121 minutes

Thursday, Aug. 20
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
Rated PG
Begins: Dusk
Length: 94 minutes

Tanner Park
Kerrigan Road & Wilson Avenue
SummerMovies_072415AMonday, Aug. 3
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
Rated: PG
Begins: Dusk
Length: 93 minutes
Rain Date:
Tuesday, Aug. 4

Town Hall Lawn
200 Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst

Monday, Aug. 17
Pitch Perfect
Rated: PG-13
Begins: Dusk
112 minutes
Rain Date: Tuesday, Aug. 18

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