Have a picnic, chat with friends, play some trivia and enjoy the beauty of King County’s Marymoor Park this summer at the First Tech Movies@Marymoor, presented by Overlake Medical Clinics.
Now in its 12th season of Wednesday night events, the Movies@Marymoor series kicks off July 6 with fan favorite “Back to the Future,” and a special appearance by the Zambini Brothers giant puppets. On July 13 the series continues with the 2015 blockbuster “Jurassic World” on the big screen.
The weekly showings continue in July with the 2015 animated hit “Inside Out” on July 20 followed by “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” on July 27.
In August, the 1992 animated favorite “Aladdin” shows on Aug. 3, followed by the classic family musical “Singin’ in the Rain” on Aug. 10, Disney’s family hit “Zootopia” on Aug. 17, and a timeless tale of true love and pirate adventures in “The Princess Bride” on Aug. 24 to finish the season.
All Movies@Marymoor events feature a movie trivia contest and a variety of performers, including stilt walkers, acrobats, jugglers and giant puppets. Every event also offers a selection of King County’s best food trucks, including Wicked Pies pizza, Charlie’s Buns n’ Stuff, Buddah Bruddha, Roll OK Please, Express Mexican Kitchen, Caramia’s Sweetie Treaties, 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 all activities, and kids age 5 and under are free. Seating opens at 6:30 p.m., and movies start at dusk. Parking is $5 per vehicle.
2016 First Tech Movies@Marymoor schedule
July 6: Back to the Future
July 13: Jurassic World
July 20: Inside Out
July 27: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Aug. 3: Aladdin
Aug. 10: Singin’ in the Rain
Aug. 17: Zootopia
Aug. 24: The Princess Bride
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.