Richmond, it’s time for free summer Movies in the Park

movies in the parkRICHMOND, Va. — Just ahead of the official summer solstice at 6:51 a.m. on Saturday, June 21 is the official return of Movies in the Park.

The series will offer nine different movies at various recreation and community facilities throughout Richmond.

Activities begin at 8 p.m. and movies start around 8:30 p.m., or when it gets dark.  All movies are held on Friday.

The series kicks-off with Despicable Me 2, at Byrd Park, at 600 S. Boulevard.

The rest of the schedule is below, with a trailer for each movie.

Make sure to check out the Richmond City Program Guide, which lists all the summer activities for adults and children.

Friday, June 27 — “Cloudy With A Chance For Meatballs 2″
Broad Rocks Sports Complex
4835 Old Warwick Road, 23234

Friday, July 11 — Disney’s “Super Buddies”
Chimborazo
3000 E. Marshall Street, 23223

Friday, July 18 — “Ender’s Game”
Abner Clay Park
Leigh Street and 200 W. Clay Street, 23219

Friday, July 25 — “Thor The Dark World”
Hotchkiss
701 E. Brookland Park Blvd.

Friday, August 1 — One Direction “This is Us”
Humphrey Calder
414 N. Thompson Street, 23221

Friday, August 8 — “The Lego Movie”
Battery Park
2803 Dupont Circle, 23222

Friday, August 15 — “The Nut Job”
Blackwell
1450 Maury Street, 23234

Friday, August 22 –”Frozen”
Forest Hill Park
41st Street and Forest Hill Avenue, 23225