KENILWORTH, NJ - “Family Fun and Flix” – the free summer entertainment and film series brought to you every Tuesday evening by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation continues Tuesday, July 29 with the showing of “Jurassic Park.” Drive-in movie night will be held at the Galloping Hill Golf Course, 3 Golf Drive in Kenilworth. The evening will begin with a free driving range clinic which starts at 7:30 p.m. The Union County Police Department will also be on hand to conduct free child safety seat inspections. Jurassic Park will begin at dusk. Free popcorn at all the movies will be provided by AMC Theatres.
“We are excited to add a drive-in feature to our line-up of family movies this summer,” said Freeholder Chairman Christopher Hudak. “Parents will be able to step back in time and show their kids what it was like at the movies as they watch from their vehicles.”
Jurassic Park is a 1993 science fiction adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg. It tells the fictional story of an island located off Costa Rica’s Pacific Coast, where a billionaire philanthropist and a small team of genetic scientists have created a wildlife park of cloned dinosaurs.
The other dates and locations for this summer’s Family Fun and Flix are:
- Tuesday, August 5 at Meisel Park, Springfield – “Despicable Me 2.” This movie event, sponsored by Investors Bank, will be part of the National Night Out celebration.
- Tuesday, August 12 at Conant Park, Hillside – “Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs 2.”
All movies start at dusk, weather permitting. For more information, call the Union County Department of Parks and Recreation at 908-527-4900 or visit the Union County website: www.ucnj.org/summer. For program and rain information call 908-558-4079 after 3:00 p.m. on the day of the show.