Tonight: Hairspray at Branch Brook Park
Movies Under the Stars kicks off tonight in Branch Brook Park as a part of the Newark Super Summer program. Head up to the Ballentine Gates for an evening of face painting, music and fun.
Tonight’s feature — Hairspray, starring Newark-native Queen Latifah — will kick off just after sundown, around 8:45pm.
Please join the Branch Brook Park Alliance in partnership with Essex County and Essex County Department of Parks for: MOVIES UNDER THE STARS, this week: HAIRSPRAY rated PG.
Very special thanks to our sponsors for helping to bring this program to Essex County Branch Brook Park: City of Newark Municipal Council Members: Councilman-at-Large Carlos Gonzalez, Councilman-at-Large Luis Quintana, and North Ward Councilman Anibal Ramos, Jr.
7:30pm: Pre-movie festivities including Face Painting, balloons, a DJ and Karaoke. Movies begin at sundown, this week, approximately 8:45pm. Bring blankets or chairs for comfort, bug spray, and a flashlight to help you find your way back after the movie!! Whole Foods will have light refreshments, including popcorn, available for sale (all proceeds raised are donated back to Branch Brook Park Alliance).