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Family Fun & Flix Concludes on Tuesday, August 12 with “Cloudy With a Chance Of Meatballs 2” at Conant Park in Hillside

HILLSIDE, NJ — “Family Fun and Flix” – the free summer entertainment and film series brought to you every Tuesday evening by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation concludes on Tuesday, August 12 AT Conant park in Hillside with the showing of “Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs 2.”  AMC will provide free popcorn.

The evening will begin with UC Get Fit, which offers fun, healthy activities for kids, sponsored by the Board of Chosen Freeholders at 7:30 pm, prior to the movie.

“This summer has been a very exciting and entertaining one for our residents and we expect the family friendly atmosphere to continue at Conant Park,” said Freeholder Chairman Christopher Hudak. “This is the final chance this summer for everyone to come out and enjoy a movie under the stars in one of our outstanding county parks.”

“Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2” is an animated comedy featuring the character Flint Lockwood, who now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he’s forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational and is creating mutant food beasts like living pickles, hungry tacodiles, shrimpanzees and apple pie-thons. Flint and his friends must return to save the world.

“Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2” begins at dusk, weather permitting. For more information, call the Union County Department of Parks and Recreation at 908-527-4900 or visit the Union County website:  For program and rain information call 908-558-4079 after 3:00 p.m. on the day of the show.