Greensboro Downtown Parks Inc. partners with UNC Greensboro for free movie nights in LeBauer Park
GREENSBORO, NC (April 1) – Greensboro Downtown Parks will once again partner with UNC Greensboro to present Spartan Cinema, a series of Friday night movie screenings at LeBauer Park. It is free and open to the public, and the series kicks off on Friday, May 10, with a showing of Golden Globe-nominated Crazy Rich Asians.
Spartan Cinema continues throughout the spring and summer, and will wrap up in late August with Aquaman and Spiderman: Into the Spider Verse. Attendees can enjoy food and beverages from Ghassan’s Fresh Mediterranean Eats, Porter House Burgers at the Park, Café Europa, and food trucks.
May 10: Crazy Rich Asians
May 17: Incredibles 2
May 24: Isle of Dogs
May 31: Ralph Breaks the Internet
June 7: Avengers: Infinity War
June 14: Ferdinand
June 21: Bohemian Rhapsody
June 28: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
July 12: Mary Poppins Returns
July 19: Small Foot
July 26: The Meg
Aug 2: The Princess Bride
Aug 9: The Greatest Showman
Aug 16: How to Train Your Dragon 2
Aug 23: Aquaman
Aug 30: Spider-Man: Into the Spider Verse
The lawn opens at 5:00pm and all movies begin at sunset, but the fun begins earlier in the evening! Throughout the series, UNCG and Greensboro Downtown Parks, Inc. will be hosting a variety of pre-movie activities for families. On June 14th, in partnership with InFocus Advocacy, GDPI will be piloting a sensory-friendly movie night at the screening of Ferdinand (PG). Self-advocates with varying disabilities will be training our staff to help us put together a more inclusive movie experience for all families, as our organization expands its commitment to providing equitable access and engagement for our community. Also new for this year, all movies will be presented with closed-captioning.
For a full list of events, visit greensborodowntownparks.org or check out the Greensboro Downtown Parks and UNCG Facebook pages.