Movies in the Park, the City’s free, outdoor movie series, continues Saturday, September 13, with a double feature. The series will be held at Liberty Park, located at 1190 Cumberland Drive.
‘Planes,’ rated PG, and brought to you by The Leaf-Chronicle will be shown at approximately 7:15 p.m. (dependent on sunset). Activities begin at 6:15 p.m. and include Tumbling demonstrations with the Clarksville Area YMCA and a paper airplane contest with The Leaf-Chronicle and Clarksville Parks & Recreation. Stick around after for a double feature! ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,’ rated PG, and brought to you by Clarksville Family Magazine, will be shown at approximately 9:00 p.m. to make up for a previously rained out event.
Planes tells the story of Dusty Crophopper is a little cropduster plane with a fear of heights and a crazy dream of being a racer. While his friends need convincing, Dusty gets the training he needs from Skipper, a veteran fighter, and qualifies for the Wings Across the World race. In the event, Dusty finds competitors who soon learn that there is something special about this underdog as he is tested to his physical and emotional limits. In doing so, Dusty soon finds enemies, and more importantly friends, who are inspired by his dream.
“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” is the story of a day-dreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, he takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.
Admission is free. Bring your own blankets and lawn chairs, as well as your appetite, since food vendors will be on-site. Arrive early to get a good seat and to participate in our pre-movie activities. Sorry, no pets or smoking allowed. Like us on Facebook
For more information, call Clarksville Parks & Recreation at (931) 645-7476 or visit www.cityofclarksville.com/moviesinthepark.