Catch Barbie (a movie) on the Big Screen at Astoria Park

A photo of Margot Robbie in the middle of two men staring at each other

Experience the Magic of Movies Under the Stars

Astoria Park Alliance (APA) is back with its beloved annual tradition, Movies Under the Stars. This year, they’re bringing the box office smash hit Barbie to the big screen! On Friday, June 7, 2024, from 8:15 PM to 10:30 PM, gather your friends, family, and loved ones for an unforgettable evening under the twinkling sky at Astoria Park.

A Perfect Night Out in Astoria

Imagine a warm summer evening, the sun setting over the East River, and you comfortably settled on the Great Lawn of Astoria Park. This picturesque setting provides the perfect backdrop for an outdoor movie night that promises to be both enchanting and memorable. The annual spring screening has become a staple for the community, drawing residents and visitors alike to enjoy cinema in a truly unique environment.

Bring Your Blankets and Picnics

The charm of Movies Under the Stars lies in its simplicity and community spirit. Moviegoers are encouraged to bring their own blankets and picnics, making it a cozy and personalized experience. Whether you’re planning to share a homemade meal with your family or snack on some classic movie treats with friends, the relaxed atmosphere allows everyone to enjoy the evening their way.

Why Barbie?

Barbie has captured the hearts of audiences worldwide with its vibrant animation, compelling story, and timeless characters. It’s a film that appeals to all ages, making it the perfect choice for a community screening. Whether you’re a longtime fan of the iconic doll or new to her world, this movie promises to deliver joy, laughter, and a touch of nostalgia.

A Tradition of Togetherness

The Astoria Park Alliance’s Movies Under the Stars series is more than just a movie screening; it’s a celebration of community. APA has brought neighbors together for six years, fostering connections and creating shared memories. Each screening is an opportunity to meet new people, catch up with old friends, and enjoy the collective experience of watching a great film in a beautiful setting.

Plan Your Evening

  • Date and Time: Friday, June 7, 2024, from 8:15 PM to 10:30 PM
  • Location: Great Lawn of Astoria Park, overlooking the East River
  • What to Bring: Blankets, picnic essentials, friends and family

Make the Most of Your Visit

Before the movie begins, take some time to explore Astoria Park. Stroll along the river, enjoy the playgrounds, or simply relax and take in the views. The park is a gem in the heart of Queens, offering a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Join the Fun

Don’t miss out on this fantastic community event. Mark your calendars, gather your favorite people, and head to Astoria Park for an evening of fun, laughter, and cinematic magic. The Astoria Park Alliance has once again curated an event showcasing the best of our neighborhood: a strong sense of community, beautiful surroundings, and great entertainment.

Stay Connected

For more information about Movies Under the Stars and other events organized by the Astoria Park Alliance, be sure to follow their social media channels and visit their website. This is just one of the many ways APA works to enhance our local park and unite people.

See You There!

We can’t wait to see you at the Great Lawn for an unforgettable night of movie magic under the stars. Whether you’re coming with family, friends, or even solo, this event is the perfect way to kick off your summer with a blend of nostalgia, excitement, and community spirit. Let’s make this year’s Movies Under the Stars the best one yet!


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