FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood Recreation Commission has announced its 2017 Free Summer Movie Series at Fanwood's La Grande Park. Enjoy a night under the stars watching one of Hollywood’s latest family-friendly flicks on Fanwood’s state-of-the-art, 16 foot-wide outdoor movie screen.

The series begins on Tuesday, June 27 and continues every Tuesday evening for eight consecutive weeks (aside from Wednesday, July 5). The movies begin at dusk (approximately 8:30 p.m. at the beginning of the schedule, 8:00 p.m. towards the end). Be sure to bring a blanket or a beach chair (and maybe some bug spray, too.)

The schedule follows:

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  • Tuesday, June 27        The Secret Life of Pets            
  • Wednesday, July 5      Jungle Book (2016 version)
  • Tuesday, July 11          Moana            
  • Tuesday, July 18          Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • Tuesday, July 25          Zootopia            
  • Tuesday, August 1       Finding Dory
  • Tuesday, August 8       Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
  • Tuesday, August 15     Sing            
* The rain date for all movies is the following evening. For more information, go to or call (908) 370-7092. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.