Movies in the Park — It's On Tonight at Elmington!



This hussy will not be at Movies in the Park.
  • This hussy will not be at Movies in the Park.
Back in the heart of the city, just shy of its 20th year, the Scene-sponsored Music City institution Movies in the Park brings together some of our favorite things: free movies, local parks, outdoor entertainment, food trucks, and families sprawled on picnic blankets. And tonight's opening night is on.

For the first time, the action shifts to Elmington Park just off I-440 at West End, where at dusk every Thursday night in June the vast green acreage outside West End Middle will turn into Nashville's biggest movie theater — and we reiterate that the films are free. What's their name? We can't tell you (awwww). But we can drop plenty of hints.

First up is a Pixar yarn of recent vintage, which made headlines some weeks ago when Disney attempted a bewildering Bratz-style makeover/ditz-ification of its resourceful princess heroine. Coming attractions include, er ...

Chris Rock Plays A Zebra Part 3 (June 13)

Ang Lee's 3-D Crouching Tiger Minus Hidden Dragon (June 20)

Rebel Wilson — Really, Just Rebel Wilson (June 27)

Arrive early for games, giveaways, cartoons, kids' activities, and offerings from some of the city's finest food trucks and vendors. Games start at 4, movies at sunset this evening at Elmington Park.

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