From 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' to 'Big Hero 6,' the 11th-annual Movies@Marymoor offers a great line-up of summertime entertainment in King County's Marymoor Park.
Summertime in King County Parks means outdoor movie time, and the First Tech Movies@Marymoor Park has a blockbuster line-up of summer films and activities, presented by Overlake Medical Clinics.
Now in its 11th season, the series kicks off on Wednesday, July 8 with the family adventure classic “The Goonies,” and special appearance by the Seattle Seafair Pirates. On July 15 "Nobody puts baby in the corner," when “Dirty Dancing” takes the screen.
The weekly showings continue in July with the series’ only Tuesday night event featuring “Raiders of the Lost Ark” on July 21, followed by the animated hit ”Big Hero 6” on July 29.
In August, high-flying eighties action film “Top Gun” shows on Aug. 5, followed by the rockin’ musical “Grease” on Aug. 12, animated favorite “Tangled” on Aug. 19, and the Marvel hit “Guardians of the Galaxy” on Aug. 26 to finish the season.
More than great films, the First Tech Movies@Marymoor events feature trivia contests, a variety of performers and a selection of King County’s best food trucks, including Wicked Pies pizza, Skillet Street Food, Crisp Creperie, Menchie’s frozen yogurt, kettle corn and more.
Movies are shown on a 40-foot inflatable movie screen. All events are “bring your own seating,” dog friendly and smoke free. Event entry is $5 per person for entertainment, trivia, food trucks and activities. Kids 5 years of age and under are free. Seating opens at 7 p.m., and movies start at dusk. Parking is $5 per vehicle.
2015 First Tech Movies@Marymoor
Wed., July 8: The Goonies
Wed., July 15: Dirty Dancing
Tue., July 21: Raiders of the Lost Ark
Wed., July 29: Big Hero 6
Wed., Aug. 5: Top Gun
Wed., Aug. 12: Grease
Wed., Aug. 19: Tangled
Wed., Aug. 26: Guardians of the Galaxy
About King County Parks
King County Parks - Your Big Backyard - offers more than 200 parks and 28,000 acres of open space, including such regional treasures as Marymoor Park and Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park, 175 miles of regional trails, 215 miles of backcountry trails and a world-class aquatic center. By cultivating strong relationships with non-profit, corporate and community partners, King County Parks enhances park amenities while reducing costs.