Follow Roosevelt Islander On:




Saturday, August 9, 2014

Roosevelt Island Summer Outdoor Movie Showing The Hobbit: Desolation Of Smaug Tonight, Saturday August 9 - Location Moved To Firefighters Field

The Roosevelt Island 2014 Summer Outdoor Movie Series continues tonight with The Hobbit:Desolation of Smaug.

Image Of July 12 Showing Of Marvel's The Avengers At Firefighters Field

According to the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC):
This Saturday, August 9th, the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation presents the fifth film in the Roosevelt Island Outdoor Summer Movie Series: The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug! Join us on Firefighter's Field at 7 PM for music, film trivia and night of movie fun under the stars. Food and drink will be available for purchase, bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Also, don't miss the final screening in the series: On Saturday, August 23rd, RIOC will present a showing of the James Bond movie Goldfinger, as well as a unique short film shot on Roosevelt Island that showcases local talent: A Necessary Music. We hope to see you there!


Roosevelt Island Operating Corp Advisories Group

Here's the trailer

There was a power outage at Southpoint Park during July 11 weekend deflating the outdoor screen

Images From Frank Farance

which forced the moving of Marvel's: The Avengers from Southpoint Park to Firefighters Field. Don't know if there is still a power issue at Southpoint Park or if RIOC decided to change the outdoor movie site for other reasons.