Updated: The August 24 screening of Aladdin has been moved to Thursday, August 26.
Free outdoor movies will be presented in Union County parks this summer on a walk-in, sit-down basis; no pre-registration required.
Union County, NJ – The Union County Board of County Commissioners would like to invite all residents to the next outdoor movie night in Union County’s “Family Fun and Flix” series. The series continues with Scoob! on July 20 at 7:30 p.m. at Warinanco Park in Roselle.
“Union County’s Family Fun and Flix series provides families with a convenient, affordable way to get together for outdoor activities,” said Commissioner Chairman Alexander Mirabella. “Be sure to join us with a blanket or beach chair to claim a spot on the lawn.”
“Scoob!” is an animated mystery comedy film that was released in 2020. Based on the Scooby-Doo franchise, this reboot stars the voices of Will Forte, Gina Rodriguez, Zac Efron, and Amanda Seyfried as a group of four teenagers and a dog on a quest to solve mysteries.
The movie will begin at dusk. Attendees are encouraged to arrive early for the family-friendly dance party before the movie, beginning at 7:30 p.m.
An ice cream truck will be on site for attendees who wish to purchase a snack.
Movies will be shown on a weather-permitting basis. In case of bad weather, the rain date for each event will be the following Wednesday night.
The remainder dates for the 2021 Family Fun & Flix movie schedule are:
Scoob: July 20 at Warinanco Park in Roselle
The Croods: A New Age: July 27 at Rahway Park in Rahway
Tom and Jerry: August 10 at Warinanco Park in Roselle
Black Panther: August 17 at Warinanco Park in Roselle
Aladdin – live action: August 26 at Conant Park in Hillside (please note, this event was originally scheduled for August 24; it has been moved to August 26 at Conant Park in Hillside).
For more information, call the Union County Department of Parks and Recreation at 908-527-4900 or visit the Union County website; www.ucnj.org.
For information and updates on all Union County services during the COVID-19 outbreak, including the Union County COVID-19 Test Center at Kean University, the Mobile Test Unit, vaccination information, emergency food distribution and other support services, visit ucnj.org/covid19. General information about COVID-19 is available through the New Jersey Department of Health at nj.gov/health.
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