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Outdoor Movies in Rochester NY

Outside movie fun?  Yes, there are awesome opportunities in Rochester.  Some venues even have a concert first!  The movies are a bit older, but you can’t beat the price:  free, which leaves you some cash for some a quick bite to eat at nearby restaurants or food trucks or at the very least some very cool snacks! Check out our updated list of Outdoor Movies in Rochester NY

Irondequoit Town Hall:  Thursdays1280 Titus Ave., hosts a series known as Movies Under the Stars.

Next showing:  Thursday, July 21st:
“Minions” – Rated PG, Runs: 91 minutes

For more information call (585)336-6070.

mallMonroe County hosts a series of movies known as Movies in the Parks.

Before each movie there will be a free concert at 7 p.m. A half hour after the band finishes the featured film will begin.

Featured on July 26th, Jaws at Ontario Beach Park

Featured on August 2nd, Star Wars the Force Awakens at the Highland Bowl

For more information on Movies in the Parks, visit the or call (585) 753-7275.

Rochester’s College Town is Hosting Drive-In Movie Night on the Rooftop of the Parking Garage on Sat. July 16th

The site is surrounded by multiple restaurant and bar choices, so spectators have a plethora of food options.  The event starts at 5 with a double feature of Goonies and Back to the Future.

We’ve also found some additional spots:

Perinton Community Center Amphitheater

1350 Turk HIll Road, Town of Perinton, New York 14450

Grab your lawn chairs and blankets and head to the Center Park Amphitheater for a night of free family entertainment. This is a family event and no alcohol or tobacco will be permitted on the grounds. Wednesday, July 22: Paddington. Concessions will be available. Movie begins at dusk.

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Union Station Park at Dark

popcorn-21194_640Chili Recreation has movies on Friday nights.  Check out their Facebook page for all the details and for some great comments.  They’ll have their annual kick off at the DAY of Play and the season opener will be Star Wars: the Force Awakens.

Webster Movies in the Park

Next Tuesday July 12, the weekly Movies in the Park series begins with a showing of Minions. The movie will start at dusk (about 8:45 pm). Click here to see the movies scheduled for later this summer and click here to read about even more Webster activities.

All of these are great options, but maybe you’re just craving your own space.  Let’s not forget the fun of going to the Drive-Ins.  Bonus:  you can go rain or shine and the movies are new.

The Vintage Drive In-  Avon, NY

If you don’t want to travel at all, consider making your own outdoor theater!  If movies aren’t your thing, check out the Penfield Ampitheater!

In Rochester, NY, we do what we can to soak up every second of summer weather and family fun.  If you would like more information on great activities in Rochester or if your next starring role includes making a move;  contact us today, we’d love to play a leading role in helping you.  Supporting role played by Mike Monile of Wells Fargo Mortgage.

Penfield is a lively town, located on the southern tip of Irondequoit Bay and just outside of the City of Rochester. Follow this blog to discover more of what our town has to offer; from great local businesses to awesome events, we'll cover it all!

Courtney Dudek Licensed Real Estate Salesperson


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