Enjoy movies in the park, starting this Friday at Assiniboine Park

Assiniboine Park is once again inviting the community to gather at the Lyric Theatre for free, fantastic family entertainment as the incredibly popular Movies in the Park returns for its fourth season, starting this Friday, August 1st.

Presented by Scotiabank as part of Assiniboine Park’s 2014 Red River Co-op Summer Entertainment Series, Movies in the Park features Hollywood blockbusters on a cinema-style 27 ft. wide outdoor screen at the Lyric Theatre. Movies in the Park runs the first four Fridays in August.

“Movies in the Park,launched in the summer of 2011, has grown in popularity year after year,” said Laura Cabak, Manager of Brand and Communications, Assiniboine Park Conservancy. “2014 will be no exception. With animated, family-friendly favourites like Frozen to blockbusters like The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, there is something for everyone.”

The early feature starts at 7 p.m. and the late feature starts at 9:15 p.m.

This summer’s movie line-up is as follows:

Early Feature


Late Feature

August 1 The Croods Divergent
August 8 The Lego Movie The Amazing Spider Man 2
August 15 Despicable Me 2 Skyfall
August 22 Frozen The Hunger Games: Catching Fire