Summer brings with it a bevy of free outdoor movies in Baltimore. Grab a lawn chair, pack a picnic basket, sit back and enjoy the show.
2009 Free Outdoor Movie Series Schedules
Flicks from the Hill is sponsored by the American Visionary Art Museum
. Outdoor movies are shown on Federal Hill
Thursdays beginning at 9:00 p.m. From 5-9 the museum is open and admission is free. Rain location: Inside the AVAM.
* July 2, 2009 - Raiders of the Lost Ark
* July 9 - Dr. Strangelove
* July 16 - The Time Machine
* July 23 - Sleeper
* July 30 - Dr. No
* August 6 - The King and I
* August 13 - Ghostbusters
The Little Italy Open Air Film Festival features (some)Italian-themed movies at the intersection of High and Stiles streets in Little Italy. Films are shown Fridays at 7 p.m.
* July 3, 2009 - Moonstruck
* July 10 - Ocean's Thirteen
* July 17 - Sleepless in Seattle
* July 24 - On the Waterfront
* July 31 - Over the Hedge
* August 7 - Johnny Stecchino
* August 14 - Roman Holiday
* August 21 - Under the Tuscan Sun
* August 28 - Cinema Paradiso
The Johns Hopkins University Outdoor Film Series features films on the green in front of Gilman Hall. Live music starts at 7:30 p.m., movies start after sunset. More information: 410-516-7157.
* June 12, 2009 - The Swingin' Swamis, Hairspray
* June 19 - Deep Tree Mantra, Hook
* July 10 - Wall-E
* July 17 - ...soihadto..., Dark Knight
* July 24 - Bronze Radio Return, Ghostbusters
Films on the Pier features Wednesday night movies on Fells Point's
Broadway Pier. Movies begin at 8:45 p.m., and the rain date is the next day.
* July 1, 2009 - Ice Age
* July 8 - Dark Knight
* July 15 - Iron Man
* July 22 - Baby Mama
* July 29 - Quantum of Solace
* August 5 - Twilight
* August 12 - Talladega Nights
* August 19 - Slumdog Millionaire
Village of Cross Keys
Every Saturday in June, the Village of Cross Key features MovieFest. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. with food, drink, music and prizes in the village square. Cross Keys' restaurants offer specials, and retail stores have extended hours. Movies begin at sunset.
* June 6 - Hairspray
* June 13 - Avalon
* June 20 - The Accidental Tourist
* June 27 - Cry Baby
Source: "Free Outdoor Movies in Baltimore" by Mike Unger -About.com. Read full article at: http://baltimore.about.com/od/artsentertainment/a/Outdoormovies.htm