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Four places to catch summer movies in the park

Take advantage of these rare warm San Francisco evenings while they last and catch some of your favorite flicks in these neigborhood parks. All films start at dusk.

 A large crowd gathers for a film night at Dolores Park. 

Location: McCoppin Square

Upcoming flicks:

Friday, June 22: What’s Up Doc?

Friday, June 29: The Princess Bride

What to wear: Most of San Francisco might be in the 60s, but summer in the Sunset is bound to be chilly. Bundle up in your warmest pea coat and scarf.


Location: San Anselmo Creek Park

Upcoming flicks:

Friday, July 13: Across the Universe

Friday, July 20: Runner Documentary

Saturday, July 21: The Help

Make a day of it: Spend the daytime hiking the nearby Phoenix Lake trail and then enjoy some pre-show French fare at L’Appart Resto in downtown San Anselmo.


Location: Union Square

Upcoming flicks:

Saturday, July 14: The Artist

Saturday, August 25: After The Thin Man

What to drink: Stop by The Cork Room on Powell Street and enjoy a round of wine flights before heading to Union Square. 


Location: Dolores Park

Upcoming flicks:

Saturday, August 4: Sixteen Candles

What to Eat: Pizzeria Defina is offering a $45 film night picnic complete with a Margarita pizza, tricolore salad, prosciutto, cherries with homemade mascarpone, and a bottle of red wine. Call ahead and pick up your order on your way to the park.