Is it really summer in Grand Rapids without the Movies on Monroe film series? Those who look forward to this event every year will be excited to know that the summer lineup has been announced.
The series officially kicks off on Friday, June 7 with Beetlejuice and Bohemian Rhapsody. From there, movies will show every other Friday for a total of six nights of double features. The last night of the series will be on August 23.
Movies are shown on the banks of the Grand Rapids River on City of Grand Rapids property located at 555 Monroe Ave. NW in the Monroe North neighborhood. All events are free and open to the public. Gates open at 6PM with pre-movie entertainment. Movies start at 7:30PM followed by a quick intermission and then the second film is shown.
Moviegoers are encouraged to bring their own chairs, drinks and snacks. There will also be food trucks on site. Pets are welcome and costumes are encouraged.
If you are a fan of movies and want to make the most of those hot Grand Rapids nights, be sure to mark you calendars for these fun events and check out the complete lineup list below. We look forward to seeing you there!
Movies on Monroe 2019 Lineup
June 7 | (English subtitles)
“Beetlejuice” (PG) & “Bohemian Rhapsody” (PG-13)
June 21 | (Spanish subtitles)
“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” (PG) & “A Star is Born” (R)
July 12 | (English subtitles)
“Matilda” (PG) & “Crazy Rich Asians” (PG-13)
July 26 | (Spanish subtitles)
“Hotel Transylvania 3” (PG) & “A Quiet Place” (PG-13)
August 9 | (English subtitles)
“Mean Girls” (PG-13) & “10 Things I Hate About You” (PG-13)
August 23 | (Spanish subtitles)
“Space Jam” (PG) & “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (PG-13)