2016 Summer Movies in the Park
About Movies in the Park
Special Events Office,

Festival Park
132 S. Grove Ave.
Elgin, IL  60120

Festival Park Map
Fx: (847) xxx-xxxx

Monday - Friday

Bring the whole family to sit under the stars in Elgin’s own Festival Park! Enjoy a variety of family films all summer long, all for FREE! Fun activities are planned for each night, themed to the featured movie and local not-for-profits will be selling popcorn and a variety of other treats!  Also enjoy FREE train rides on the Elgin Express for the little ones.  Pre-show activities start at 7:00 p.m. The movies will begin at sunset.

Before you leave the house… don’t forget your blanket and bug spray!

Thursday, July 14 – Back to the Future
Back to the Future
1980s teenager Marty McFly is transported back in time to 1955 where he accidentally changes the course of history through a series of comic misadventures and finds he must return things to the way they were, back in the future.

Rated PG
120 minutes

***RESCHEDULE: Thursday, August 11 – The Good Dinosaur
Good Dinosaur
In this enchanting computer-animated fantasy, set in a world where the dinosaurs never went extinct, an amiable young Apatosaurus named Arlo loses his father in a storm and is swept away by a vicious river current, stranding him in a frightening new place far from his home. He soon embarks on a journey to reunite with his family, and befriends a prehistoric human child known as Spot along the way.

Rated PG
101 minutes

***RESCHEDULE: Tuesday, August 16 – Snow White
Snow White

Snow White, pursued by a jealous queen, hides with dwarfs, but the queen learns of this and prepares to feed her a poison apple. Will the spell be broken by a kiss from a prince?

Rated G
88 minutes

Tuesday, August 2 – Star Wars - The Force Awakens
Force Awakens
In this thrilling continuation of the epic space opera, ex-stormtrooper Finn, scrappy desert dweller Rey, and droid companion BB-8 get caught up in a galactic war when they come across a map containing the whereabouts of the vanished Luke Skywalker. They soon embark on an epic adventure that brings them face-to-face with heroes from the past, as well as new villains such as Kylo Ren and the First Order, a fascist regime that has emerged from the ashes of the old Empire.

Rated PG-13
135 minutes

Tuesday, August 9 – Finding Nemo
Finding Nemo
The wizards at Pixar take us under the sea to the world of clownfish Marlin and his son Nemo. When the defiant Nemo takes off from his dad and gets captured by a tropical fish seeker he finds himself stuck in a fishbowl in a dentist’s office. Marlin and his well-meaning, but wacky, friend Dory embark on an epic journey to find his son.

Rated G
100 minutes