ST. GEORGE — No longer is St. George the only show in town when it comes to outdoor movies.
For several years, the City of St. George’s traditional Sunset on the Square has provided free summertime entertainment for community members. This year, Hurricane City, Santa Clara and Washington City will also offer outdoor movies periodically throughout the summer.
Movies will be shown on big screens on weekend nights in area parks, except as otherwise indicated.
All showings are free to the public, and moviegoers are encouraged to bring blankets or chairs for outdoor seating as well as snacks to enjoy during the movies. In some cases, food and concessions will be available for purchase as indicated in the following schedule.
Movies begin at 9 p.m. at the Hurricane Community Center, 63 S. 100 West – except for one showing at the pool on June 21.
Food and snack concessions are not being provided; moviegoers are welcome to bring their own snacks and picnics.
- June 7 | “Heavyweights”
- June 21 | “The Nut Job” – special showing at the Hurricane City Pool, 750 N 200 W.
- July 21 | “Iron Man 3”
- July 26 | “Here Comes the Boom”
- Aug. 9 | “October Sky”
- Aug. 16 | “We are Marshall”
City of St. George
Sunset on the Square movies begin at dusk in St. George Town Square, 50 S. Main St.
Activities, special theme night events and concessions kick off around 6 p.m., prior to the movie.
- June 13 | “The Nut Job”
- June 27 | “Elf”
- July 11 | “Frozen”
- July 25 | “The Flyboys”
- Aug. 8 | “Ghostbusters”
- Aug. 22 | “The Blind Side”
City of Santa Clara
Jubilee Realty hosts Friday night movies at Canyon View Park, 1400 Canyon View Drive. See schedule below.
Food and snack concessions are not currently planned for the Santa Clara movies, but a third-party vendor would be welcomed to participate as a fundraiser. Interested parties may contact Mike Wiest at 435-229-2629.
- June 6 | “Wreck-It Ralph”
- June 13 | “How to Train Your Dragon”
- June 20 | “Tangled”
- June 27 | “The Lego Movie”
- July 11 | “Kung Fu Panda”
- July 18 | “Frozen”
- July 25 | “Megamind”
- Aug. 1 | “Shrek”
- Aug. 8 | “That Thing You Do”
- Aug. 15 | “The Emperor’s New Groove”
- Aug. 22 | “Despicable Me”
- Aug. 29 | “Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope”
Movies begin at dusk in Veterans Park, 75 E. Telegraph St.
Food vendor availability has not yet been determined. Washington City boasts a 40-foot screen provided by RMS Services, the largest screen used by any of the cities, Derek Martinez said. Sound will be provided by Festival Sounds.
- June 6 | “Despicable Me 2”
- July 11 | “Monsters University”
- Aug 1 | “Free Birds”
- Sept 5 | “The Lego Movie”
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