Gathering Place

A free outdoor movie night series will begin at Gathering Place on June 19. JOEY JOHNSON/for the Tulsa World

The latest event screening free outdoor movies for families begins next week at Gathering Place, which is working with Cox Communications to debut the Cox Movie Night Series.

The first movie, “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs,” is set for 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, on the Great Lawn.

In addition to eight free movies in the park events, each night will feature added entertainment with a theme connected to that night’s movie, according to a press release.

“We are thrilled to be able to bring such a phenomenal family experience to Gathering Place,” said Tiffani Bruton, director of public affairs for Cox.

“This partnership with Cox Communications will allow us to continue to bring quality entertainment to our guests at the park,” said Tony Moore, executive director of Gathering Place.

The scheduled Cox Movie Night Series events, set for 7:30 p.m., are:

June 19: “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs”

July 17: “How to Train Your Dragon 3: The Hidden World”

July 31: “The Secret Life of Pets”

Aug. 21: “Dumbo”

Sept. 18: “The Little Mermaid”

Oct. 16: “Avengers: Endgame”

Oct. 25 double-feature: “Casper” and “Ghostbusters”

Michael Smith


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