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Picture This: An Outdoor Movie Series in Downtown Rochester

Release Date: May 23, 2019

Media Contact: Katie Adelman
Rochester Downtown Alliance
Direct: (507) 216-9882



Picture This: An Outdoor Movie Series in Downtown Rochester

ROCHESTER, Minn.—Movies in the Park, a feature presentation by the Rochester Downtown Alliance and Premier Bank Rochester, premieres on select Saturday nights at Historic Central Park.

Pack up the lawn chairs and blankets and meet friends, families, and other film buffs of all ages for Movies in the Park. The event includes four nights of all-new activities, film-inspired food and drink, and favorite films for a unique outdoor theater experience in Downtown. The movie series begins June 15 and continues select Saturdays through September 21. Pre-movie activities, brought to you by the Charter House, along with food and drink for purchase will begin at 7 p.m., and movie show times begin at 9 p.m. Movies in the Park is free to attend and open to the public.

2019 Movie Lineup

June 15: Harry Potter & The Sorcerer’s Stone
July 20: Crazy Rich Asians
August 17: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
September 21: The Birds (1963)

Play, dine, and catch a flick under the stars. Follow Downtown Rochester, MN on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for more information on Movies in the Park and other events, or visit


About the Rochester Downtown Alliance
The Rochester Downtown Alliance is a nonprofit corporation comprised of a broad range of people representing property owners, business leaders, the city and others with a direct stake in enhanced business and economic development conditions in the downtown district. We work together to build a vibrant downtown community. We believe a strong core positively impacts the greater city of Rochester. Through a series of special events, activities, and initiatives, we create energy, excitement, and a unique character to Downtown Rochester, Minnesota.