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NORDC is hosting 12 outdoor, family-friendly movies this Spring throughout the city.
NORDC is hosting 12 outdoor, family-friendly movies this Spring throughout the city.
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Where to watch free outdoor movies in New Orleans this spring

NORDC will host 12 outdoor movie and fitness events this coming spring.

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NORDC is hosting 12 outdoor, family-friendly movies this Spring throughout the city.
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Spring is finally here. To celebrate, the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission is hosting its annual 2017 Movies in the Park events between April and May of 2017. All of the movies will be kid-friendly and open to the public.

NORDC will supply the movie, restrooms, and trash bins during the screenings. Participants are encouraged to bring comforts such as lawn chairs, blankets, and food. Local neighborhood organizations will operate a concession stand, and will lead a volunteer cleanup crew after the event.

During the event alcoholic beverages, pets, illegal firearms, weapons, are not allowed. Smoking or cooking is during the movie is prohibited. 

Before each movie, FitNOLA will host a group fitness activities for both kids and adults.

Here is a list of the following listed locations in the movies in the park series, showtimes, and films on display.

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1. Past—Taylor Playground (March 10)

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2600 S Roman St
New Orleans, LA 70125
Movie: "The Lorax"

Showtime: Between 5:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Rain site: Rosenwald Recreation Center

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2. Past—Pontchartrain Park (March 17)

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6500 Press Dr
New Orleans, LA 70126
Movie: 'The Secret Life of Pets"

Showtime: Between 7:30 p.m and 6 p.m.

Rain site: NORD Milne NOLA for Life Center

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3. Past—Burke Playground (March 24)

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2524 Annunciation St
New Orleans, LA 70130
Movie: "Finding Dory"

Showtime: Between 7:30 p.m and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Lyons Recreation Center

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4. Past—Evans Playground (March 31)

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5100 Lasalle St
New Orleans, LA 70115
Movie: "Annie" (2014)

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Lyons Recreation Center

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5. Past—Comiskey Playground (April 7)

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600 S Jefferson Davis Pkwy
New Orleans, LA 70119
Movie: "Zootopia"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Rosenwald Recreation Center

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6. Past—Lemann Playground (April 8)

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628 N Claiborne Ave
New Orleans, LA 70112
Movie: "Spiderman"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Treme Recreation Center

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7. Past—Norman Thompson Park (April 21)

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7200 Forshey St
New Orleans, LA 70125
Movie: "Jurassic World"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Rosenwald Recreation Center

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8. Past—Joe W. Brown Playground (April 22)

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5601 Read Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70127
Movie: "Ghostbusters" (2016)

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Joe W. Brown Recreation Center

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9. Past—Oliver Bush Playground (April 28)

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2500 Caffin Ave
New Orleans, LA 70117
Movie: "E.T."

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Sanchez Multi-Purpose Center

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10. Past—Stallings St. Claude Playground (May 5)

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4300 St Claude Ave
New Orleans, LA 70117
Movie: "Star Wars - The Force Awakens"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Stallings St. Claude Rec Center

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11. Past—Lakeview Playground (May 12)

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5501 General Diaz St
New Orleans, LA 70124
Movie: "The Jungle Book"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Gernon Brown Rec Center

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12. Bodenger Playground (May 19)

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3400 Kansas St
New Orleans, LA 70114
Movie: "Captain America: Civil War"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Behrman Rec Center

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1. Past—Taylor Playground (March 10)

2600 S Roman St, New Orleans, LA 70125
Movie: "The Lorax"

Showtime: Between 5:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Rain site: Rosenwald Recreation Center

via GIPHY

2600 S Roman St
New Orleans, LA 70125

2. Past—Pontchartrain Park (March 17)

6500 Press Dr, New Orleans, LA 70126
Movie: 'The Secret Life of Pets"

Showtime: Between 7:30 p.m and 6 p.m.

Rain site: NORD Milne NOLA for Life Center

via GIPHY

6500 Press Dr
New Orleans, LA 70126

3. Past—Burke Playground (March 24)

2524 Annunciation St, New Orleans, LA 70130
Movie: "Finding Dory"

Showtime: Between 7:30 p.m and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Lyons Recreation Center

via GIPHY

2524 Annunciation St
New Orleans, LA 70130

4. Past—Evans Playground (March 31)

5100 Lasalle St, New Orleans, LA 70115
Movie: "Annie" (2014)

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Lyons Recreation Center

via GIPHY

5100 Lasalle St
New Orleans, LA 70115

5. Past—Comiskey Playground (April 7)

600 S Jefferson Davis Pkwy, New Orleans, LA 70119
Movie: "Zootopia"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Rosenwald Recreation Center

via GIPHY

600 S Jefferson Davis Pkwy
New Orleans, LA 70119

6. Past—Lemann Playground (April 8)

628 N Claiborne Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112
Movie: "Spiderman"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Treme Recreation Center

via GIPHY

628 N Claiborne Ave
New Orleans, LA 70112

7. Past—Norman Thompson Park (April 21)

7200 Forshey St, New Orleans, LA 70125
Movie: "Jurassic World"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Rosenwald Recreation Center

via GIPHY

7200 Forshey St
New Orleans, LA 70125

8. Past—Joe W. Brown Playground (April 22)

5601 Read Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70127
Movie: "Ghostbusters" (2016)

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Joe W. Brown Recreation Center

via GIPHY

5601 Read Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70127

9. Past—Oliver Bush Playground (April 28)

2500 Caffin Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
Movie: "E.T."

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Sanchez Multi-Purpose Center

via GIPHY

2500 Caffin Ave
New Orleans, LA 70117

10. Past—Stallings St. Claude Playground (May 5)

4300 St Claude Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
Movie: "Star Wars - The Force Awakens"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Stallings St. Claude Rec Center

via GIPHY

4300 St Claude Ave
New Orleans, LA 70117

11. Past—Lakeview Playground (May 12)

5501 General Diaz St, New Orleans, LA 70124
Movie: "The Jungle Book"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Gernon Brown Rec Center

via GIPHY

5501 General Diaz St
New Orleans, LA 70124

12. Bodenger Playground (May 19)

3400 Kansas St, New Orleans, LA 70114
Movie: "Captain America: Civil War"

Showtime: Between 7:30 and 8 p.m.

Rain site: Behrman Rec Center

via GIPHY

3400 Kansas St
New Orleans, LA 70114