June 26

Palace Theatre Announces Line up for the 2023 Summer in the City Free Movie Series

Summer in the City serves thousands from surrounding neighborhoods each year.

The Palace Theatre’s Summer in the City Movie Series, presented by Broadview Federal Credit Union will again offer eight free, family-friendly movies to children and families from neighborhoods around the Palace in downtown Albany, with targeted outreach to low-income and underserved families in the City. The movie series provides children with the opportunity to enjoy the excitement and beauty of the historic Palace Theatre, while offering fun, safe and positive opportunities to become engaged in the arts. For this series, the theatre opens one hour prior to showtime for fun & educational activities.

Summer in the City is part of the Palace Theatre’s Community Engagement Initiative and is one of several free and low-cost arts and educational programs offered by the Palace that positively impacts local children and families each year. 
For each show, doors open at Noon with educational activities provided by Whitney Young Health Center, Ten Broeck Mansion and other local partnering organizations. Movies begin at 1 p.m. Free popcorn is provided to all children 12 and under. For the Summer in the City finale on Tuesday, August 29 - immediately following the screening of Minions: The Rise of Gru - the Palace will host a special Ice Cream Social, with activities, giveaways and Free Ice Cream courtesy of Stewart's Shops. The Ice Cream Social is open to the public.

For all events, doors open at Noon for activities; movies begin at 1:00 p.m.
Tue, July 11: Turning Red
Tue, July 18: Coco
Tue, July 25: DC League of Superpets
Wed, Aug. 2:  Finding Nemo
Tue, Aug. 8:  Puss in Boots: The Last Wish
Tue, Aug. 15: Sonic the Hedgehog 2
Tue, Aug. 22: Spy Kids
Tue, Aug. 29: Minions: The Rise of Gru

Free tickets are available in advance at the Palace Theatre Box Office at 19 Clinton Ave. during regular business hours or reserved online at https://bit.ly/SITCPal. Individual Groups, Day Care, and Summer Camps looking to reserve a block of tickets can call 518.465.3335, ext. 121 or email info@palacealbany.org. For more information, call 518.465.4663 or visit www.palacealbany.org