The Midwest City Parks and Recreation department has lined up a summer of free fun in the park. The Summer Concert Series and Sunset Cinemas will begin in June and run through the end of July. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets, lawn chairs and even a picnic to each event.
Sunset Cinema is a free, family-friendly movie series located in Charles J. Johnson Central Park at Town Center. Movies play every Sunday evening, beginning at dusk, on a large, inflatable outdoor screen through June and July. Movies differ weekly including both animated and live-action flicks.
2015 Sunset Cinema Schedule:
June 7: Cinderella
June 14: The LEGO Movie
June 21: Field of Dreams
June 28: The Little Rascals
July 5: Twister
July 12: Paddington
July 19: Frozen
July 26: Planes: Fire & Rescue
The Summer Concert Series features a free, family-friendly concert every Thursday in June and July. Concerts take place at 7 p.m. in Joe B. Barnes Regional Park. Music genres range from classic rock covers to blue grass and big-band.
2015 Summer Concert Series schedule:
June 4: The Mystery Dates (Variety)
June 11: New Shoes Band (Classic Rock)
June 18: High Ground (Bluegrass)
June 25: Smilin’ Vic (Jazz)
July 2: Talk of the Town Orchestra (Big Band)
July 9: Mike Black & the Stingrays (Oldies)
July 16: Roland Bowling Band (Blues)
July 23: Dead Armadillos (Folk/Rock)
July 30: zero2sixty (Classic Rock)
All scheduled events are subject to change or cancellation. Notifications of change or cancelation will be posted to the Midwest City Parks and Recreation Facebook Page.
For more information, please contact the Midwest City Parks and Recreation Department by calling 405-739-1293.