The City of Allentown Department of Parks and Recreation’s Movies in the Park series continues Friday, June 24 at Cedar Beach Park with the screening of “Minions.”
PG rated “Minions” stars Sandra Bullock, Michael Keaton, and Jon Hamm. “Evolving from single-celled yellow organisms at the dawn of time, Minions live to serve, but find themselves working for a continual series of unsuccessful masters, from T. Rex to Napoleon. Without a master to grovel for, the Minions fall into a deep depression. But one minion, Kevin, has a plan; accompanied by his pals Stuart and Bob, Kevin sets forth to find a new evil boss for his brethren to follow. Their search leads them to Scarlet Overkill, the world's first-ever super-villainess.”
The approximately 100 minute show will begin at dusk (approximately 8:45pm) and is preceded by several pre-movie activities that are fun for all ages:
Minion Character Meet & Greet from 6:30-8:30pm
Dave Fry Concert from 6:30pm-7:30pm
Allentown Public Library Storytelling from 7:30-8:30pm
Paint & Party Studios will also be at the park from 7pm-8pm to help participants create an art project. Reservations are required and there is a $5.00 per person fee. Interested persons should contact Paint & Party Studios at 610-351-3532 to make reservations.
Food Vendors including “Kona Ice”, “Stuffed to the Grills”, “The Popcorn Pit” and “Angelo’s Concessions” will be present in the park during the events.
The rain date is Saturday, June 25.
In case of inclement weather, please call the Recreation Inclement Weather Hotline at 610-437-7750 after office hours, or visit us on Facebook for postponement information at www.facebook.com/allentownparkandrec.
Be sure to check out our other Movies in the Park this season!
“Hotel Transylvania 2” Friday, July 8 at Roosevelt Park
“The Intern” Saturday, July 23 at West Park
“Spectre” on Saturday, August 13 at West Park
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” on Saturday, September 16 at the Arts Park