Catch a film outdoors this summer.

Outdoor picnic

Skip the stuffy pitch-dark theater this summer and catch a flick outside. New York has some of the best outdoor movie nights and most all of them are free! So gather some friends, pack your blanket and some snacks and take a look at some of our favorite free outdoor movie venues in NYC happening this summer.

Syfy Movies with a View at Brooklyn Bridge Park

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Brooklyn Bridge Park is sure to be one of the most stunning locations to watch a flick. Try not to stare the entire time at the Brooklyn Bridge or the lights of the Manhattan skyline. This is the only outdoor movie series in New York area held on Thursdays, so be sure to get there early as it will get packed, luckily you can listen to an awesome onsite DJ while you wait. The lineup of movies are already out and from the looks of things, it appears to be animal-themed. Check out the lineup below:

July 10: Duck Soup
July 17: Sharknado
July 24: Fantastic Mr. Fox
July 31: Beetlejuice
August 7: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
August 14: Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
August 21: The Birds
August 28: Public Vote

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