Free and Cheap Movies for Kids This Summer

A great way to keep your kids entertained this summer without having to break the bank is by taking them to the movies. But before you start asking “how is that free or cheap,” check out these summer movie series that are being offered in Queens.

Summer Movie Express 2011

Regal Entertainment is hosting its annual Summer Movie fest again this year at its Astoria and Glendale locations. For nine weeks, they are offering selected G or PG rated movies for only $1 per ticket. Tickets are sold on the day of the show on a first come, first served basis. All movies start at 10:00am.

Atlas Park

80-28 Cooper Avenue, Glendale

Schedule of movies:


July 5th – July 6th

How to Train Your Dragon

Muppets from Space

July 12th – July 13th

Charlotte’s Web

Karate Kid

July 19th – July 20th

Jason and the Argonauts

Legend of the Guardians

July 26th – July 27th

Megamind

Open Season

August 2nd – August 3rd

Open Season 2

Yogi Bear

August 9th – August 10th

Open Season 3

The Last Airbender

August 16th – August 17th

Cats and Dogs: Revenge

Muppets Take Manhattan

August 23rd – August 24th

Ramona & Beezus

The Spy Next Door

August 30th – August 31st

Alpha and Omega

Kit Kittredge

 

Kaufman Astoria Stadium 14

35-30 38th Street, Astoria

Schedule of movies:

 

July 5th – July 6th

Alpha and Omega

Kit Kittredge

July 12th – July 13th

Cats and Dogs: Revenge

Muppets Take Manhattan

July 19th – July 20th

How to Train Your Dragon

Muppets from Space

July 26th – July 27th

Charlotte’s Web

Karate Kid

August 2nd – August 3rd

Jason and the Argonauts

Legend of the Guardians

August 9th – August 10th

Megamind

Open Season

August 16th – August 17th

Open Season 2

Yogi Bear

August 23rd – August 24th

Open Season 3

The Last Airbender

August 30th – August 31st

Ramona & Beezus

The Spy Next Door

 

Roosevelt Island Outdoor Summer Movie Series

The Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation is once again hosting this free, family friendly movie series, running every Saturday until September 3rd.  The movies will be shown at Firefighter’s Field on Roosevelt Island starting at 8pm. Bring a blanket or chair with you. There will be food and refreshments available for purchase.

Schedule of Movies:


July 9th

The Goonies
July 23rd

Star Trek
August 6th

Up
August 14th

Tron: Legacy

September 3rd

The Incredibles

 

For more information, visit www.rioc.ny.gov or call (212) 832-4540

 

Jesseca Stenson