The Texarkana, Texas Parks and Recreations Department fires up "Movies in the Park" this Thursday night with the first feature, "Bumblebee".

For the next several weeks, The Parks and Rec people will be providing these movies  Thursday nights at Spring Lake Park,  the movies will start between 7-8PM and are shown in the field across the street from the old airplane. The movies are free of charge and the Texarkana Parks Department wants to promote a very family-friendly atmosphere so no alcohol or smoking is allowed.

Make sure to bring blankets and chairs to sit on and yes, you are allowed to bring food and drinks as well. Concessions are available, but please, pick up after yourself.

Here's the trailer for "Bumblebee"...

The rest of the summer schedule looks like this:

  • Thursday, May 30 - Spider-man into the Spider-Verse
  • Thursday, June 6 - Ralph Breaks the Internet
  • Thursday, June 13 - Aquaman. Special note: Aquaman will be shown across from the Rotary Splash Pad.