7 Spots In Bergen To See Movies In The Park

Turn off your streaming service and head outdoors to watch a summer blockbuster.
People Watching Movie In Open Air Cinema In City Park

 

If you’ve been streaming films and binging shows all season long, it’s time to go out to the movies—outside that is. With warm summer evenings and perfect venues, several Bergen County towns are hosting outdoor movie nights this summer.

Below is a sampling of seven locales where you can have date night or a fun time out with family and friends. Pack a picnic, head to town and enjoy the show!

  • Fort Lee, Jack Alter Community Center. Films will be screened starting at 8:30 p.m. Admission is free, but guests should bring their own chairs and blankets. July 14: Spiderman: No Way Home; July 21: Encanto; July 28: Top Gun; Aug. 11: West Side Story (2021); Aug. 18: Back to the Future; Aug. 25: The Sandlot; Sept. 1: The Princess Bride
  • Lodi, Memorial Park. Movies will begin after sunset. Guests will be admitted for free—just bring chairs and blankets. July 21: Ghostbusters (1984); Aug. 11: Encanto
  • Mahwah, Darlington Park. All films start at 8:30 p.m. Admission is free, and guests should bring their own chairs and blankets. July 13: On the Waterfront; July 20: Goldfinger
  • North Arlington, Riverside Park. Films will be screened at 8:30 p.m. Admission is free, and guests should bring their own chairs and blankets. July 27: Rocky; Aug. 3: Back to the Future
  • Paramus, Van Saun Park. Movies begin around 8:30 p.m. Admission is free, and guests should bring their own chairs and blankets. July 15: Lady and the Tramp (1955); July 22: The Jungle Book (1967), July 30: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971); Aug. 5: The Goonies; Aug. 10: Jurassic Park; Aug. 12: The Lion King (1994); Aug. 17: Iron Man; Aug. 19: Shrek; Aug. 24: American Hustle; Aug. 26: Despicable Me
  • Ridgewood, Memorial Park at Van Neste Square. Films will begin at 9 p.m. Admission is free, and guests should bring their own chairs and blankets. Arrive early for good seats and complimentary ice cream from Ben & Jerry’s. July 13: Sing; July 27: Hairspray; Aug. 10: Clueless; Aug. 24: All About Eve
  • Westwood, Veterans Park. Shows begin at 8 p.m. Admission is free and guests should bring their own chairs. Aug. 4: Meet the Robinsons; Aug. 11: Aladdin (2019); Aug. 18: Bend It Like Beckham; Aug. 25: The Goonies
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