Image courtesy of Walt Disney Studios | “Coco” (2017) is the first slated film to be screened at Battle Point Park as part of the returning summer film screening program Movies in the Park on Friday, Aug. 17.

Image courtesy of Walt Disney Studios | “Coco” (2017) is the first slated film to be screened at Battle Point Park as part of the returning summer film screening program Movies in the Park on Friday, Aug. 17.

Movies in the Park lineup announced

The beloved Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District summer film program Movies in the Park will return to Battle Point at dusk every Friday from Aug. 17 through Sept. 7.

Seating begins at 8 p.m.; admission is free. Light concessions will be available.

The film schedule is:

Aug. 17 – “Coco”: A boy journeys into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and lift a curse.

Aug. 24 – “Wonder”: A 10-year-old boy with a facial deformity attends school for the first time when he begins the fifth grade. With the support of his parents, he learns how to make friends and adjust to his new environment.

Special screening: Aug. 25 – “Pelé”: The perfect pick for Island Cup weekend, this biopic of Brazilian soccer star Pelé recounts his youth in the slums of São Paulo and his rapid ascension to the national team where, at the age of just 17, he helped lead the squad to their first ever World Cup victory in 1958.

Aug. 31 – “Leap”: In 19th century Paris, an orphan enrolls in a dance school and trains to be a prima ballerina.

Sept. 7 – “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”: Rey learns the ways of the Force from Luke Skywalker, and develops a telepathic bond with Kylo Ren, who is struggling to master the Dark Side. Meanwhile, Stormtrooper-turned-Resistance fighter Finn goes on a risky mission behind enemy lines.

Visit www.biparks.org/special-events to learn more.

More in Life

BHS returns student-crafted ‘Winter One Acts’

Bainbridge High School’s annual “Winter One Acts” play festival will conclude with… Continue reading

BPA Theatre School now enrolling spring classes

Bainbridge Performing Arts Theatre School enrollment for spring classes is now open… Continue reading

Film Detective 101: Island author explores secret world of ‘Stock Footage’

Don’t let the title fool you, there’s nothing “stock” about James Forsher’s… Continue reading

Noted ecology authors debuts first novel

Noted ecologist Robert Michael Pyle, author of “Wintergreen” and “Where Bigfoot Walks,”… Continue reading

Best Bets for Feb. 15-17 | The Bainbridge Blab

Now that you survived Snowmageddon, it’s time to enjoy the weekend. The… Continue reading

BPA announces 2019-2020 production lineup

Bainbridge Performing Arts’ 2019-2020 season has been announced and is set to… Continue reading

‘My Fair Lady’ back on the big screen

The 1964 musical drama “My Fair Lady” will return to the big… Continue reading

Island students visit BIMA’s latest offering

Kindergartners and third- and fourth-graders from St. Cecilia Catholic School recently visited… Continue reading

‘Dead Certain’ reading set for the library

Island Theatre will present a staged play reading of the psychological thriller… Continue reading

Most Read