Watch “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” tonight at Midtown Crossing’s “Monday Night at the Movies”. The nine- week movie series – which runs through July 31 – is sponsored by the University of Nebraska Omaha and is completely free.
The event is held at Turner Park, which opens at 5 p.m. and all outdoor movies start at sunset on the 26-foot outdoor inflatable screen.
2017 Monday Night at the Movies lineup:
June 12: Star Wars: The Force Awakens (PG-13)
June 19: Film Streams Week: The Wiz (G)
June 26: Angels in the Outfield (PG)
July 3: La La Land (PG-13)
July 10: Captain America: Civil War (PG-13)
July 17: Student Choice Week (UNO will host online voting.)
July 24: Casablanca (PG)
July 31: Finding Dory (PG)
The 2017 movie series also features a special night in partnership with Film Streams, Omaha’s non-profit cinema and a brand-new Student Choice Night. This is the second year-in-a-row both UNO and Film Streams have partnered with Midtown Crossing to enhance the popular summer series.
Chicago Dawg House will have its food truck on-site for those who would like to buy dinner in the park. Midtown Crossing offers three hours of free garage parking. On-street parking is also free after 9 p.m.