Discover Quincy's Offers Free Outdoor Movies on summer Monday's
New for Summer 2018, Discover Quincy is sponsoring a free, family friendly outdoor movie series, on Mondays in conjunction with the 50 Days of Freedom Program Series. Movies begin at dusk, approximately 8:15 p.m. and are held at a different location, weather permitting, each week. BYOC = Bring your own blanket and chair.
- June 18 ~ Goonies at the boardwalk adjacent to Meriel, Marina Bay, 552 Victory Road - Come watch this 80's classic! When Mikey, stumbles upon a mysterious map to a treasure of a famed pirate "One-Eyed" Willie, The Goonies embark on an adventure to find the treasure and save their neighborhood while staying one step head of the Fratellis while avoiding a system of traps.
Hosted by Quincy is Everything, Meriel, Marina Bay and Sunset Yacht Rentals
- June 25 ~ Sherlock Gnomes at Safford Park, 166 Beale Street - When Gnomeo (James McAvoy) and Juliet (Emily Blunt) discover their friends and family have gone missing, there’s only one gnome to call – the legendary detective SHERLOCK GNOMES (Johnny Depp).
Hosted by Wollaston Hill Neighborhood Association and Montclair Wollaston Neighborhood Association.
- July 2 ~ 1776 at Dorothy Quincy Homestead, 34 Butler Road - The nation's fathers harmonize their way through the founding of America in this musical adapted from a popular Broadway show. Colonial representatives gather in Philadelphia with the aim of establishing a set of governmental rules for the burgeoning United States. Benjamin Franklin (Howard da Silva) and John Adams (William Daniels) charge Thomas Jefferson (Ken Howard) with the work of writing a statement announcing the new country's emancipation from British rule.
Hosted by Adams National Historic Neighborhood Association, Friends of Butlers Pond and Quincy Homestead Neighborhood Group.
- July 9 ~ Wonderstruck at Thomas Crane Public Library, 40 Washington Street - Ben and Rose are children from two different eras who secretly wish their lives were different. Ben longs for the father he has never known, while Rose dreams of a mysterious actress whose life she chronicles in a scrapbook. When Ben discovers a puzzling clue in his home and Rose reads an enticing headline in the newspaper, both children set out on quests to find what they are missing that unfold with mesmerizing symmetry. Based on the novel written and illustrated by Brian Selznick, who also created The Invention of Hugo Cabret. Hosted by the Thomas Crane Public Library.
- July 16 ~ Inside Out at Merrymount Beach, 40 Shore Ave -Riley (Kaitlyn Dias) is a happy, hockey-loving 11-year-old Midwestern girl, but her world turns upside-down when she and her parents move to San Francisco. Riley's emotions -- led by Joy (Amy Poehler) -- try to guide her through this difficult, life-changing event. However, the stress of the move brings Sadness (Phyllis Smith) to the forefront. When Joy and Sadness are inadvertently swept into the far reaches of Riley's mind, the only emotions left in Headquarters are Anger, Fear and Disgust.
Hosted by The Merrymount Association and the Friends of Wollaston Beach.
- July 23 ~ The Lego Batman Movie at Fore River Clubhouse Field, 16 Nevada Road - There are big changes brewing in Gotham, but if Batman (Will Arnett) wants to save the city from the Joker's (Zach Galifianakis) hostile takeover, he may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up. Maybe his superhero sidekick Robin (Michael Cera) and loyal butler Alfred (Ralph Fiennes) can show him a thing or two.
Hosted by the Ward Two Civic Association.
- July 30 ~ Paddington 2 at Adams Shore Branch, Thomas Crane Public Library, 519 Sea Street - Movie to begin at 8:00 p.m.- While searching for the perfect present for his beloved Aunt Lucy's hundredth birthday, Paddington sees a unique pop-up book in Mr. Gruber's antique shop, and embarks upon a series of odd jobs to buy it. But when the book is stolen, it's up to Paddington and the Browns to unmask the thief.
Hosted by the Adams Shore Branch Library, Adams Shore Association, Houghs Neck Community Council, and Harborview Residents Committee.