Grab your popcorn, blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy a family-friendly movie night.
The Missouri City Parks and Recreation Department and the Mayor's Youth Commission have collaborated to provide residents a free monthly outdoor movie series benefiting local organizations. The “Friday Night Flicks” events will be held at Community Park, located at 1700 Glenn Lakes Ln.
Seating begins at 6:30 p.m. and movies begin at dusk. Food will be available for purchase, and a playground for kids is nearby.
On April 16, the city will show “Wonder Woman.” In lieu of selling tickets or charging a fee, the city will collect new or gently used household goods in support of Fort Bend Women's Center.
On May 14, "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" is scheduled to play to benefit the Missouri City Animal Shelter. Accepted items to donate include dry dog food, dry cat food, bleach, blankets (no larger than a throw blanket), chewy or crunchy dog treats, clumping cat litter (Arm & Hammer Brand or Black Box) and toys for dogs and cats without plush filling.
The city showed "Onward" on March 19 in support of Star of Hope and collected clothing, shoes, hygiene products, books, bottled water, canned goods and nonperishable foods from attendees.
For more information, visit the city’s website at http://www.mctxparks.com/994/Friday-Night-Flicks.