Series Features Six Films through July and August on Wednesdays at 1pm
COHOES — Music Hall Arts Alliance, Inc., the management company of the Cohoes Music Hall, and the City of Cohoes announce the ‘Just for Kids’ 2019 Free Summer Movie Series. This first annual event begins on July 10th, and will feature six films, free of charge, on the big screen in the Cohoes Music Hall.
“We are always trying to find new ways to engage our youth, and what better way than free afternoon movies at the historic Cohoes Music Hall,” said Mayor Shawn Morse.
“We are pleased to support the community in this way,” said Holly Brown, Executive Director of the Cohoes Music Hall. “It’s important that activities are available to children that are accessible and safe, and of course fun! In addition, they get a chance to experience this beautiful and unique venue,” Brown stated.
The movie series kicks off on Wednesday July 10 at 1pm with ‘The Peanuts Movie’ and concludes Wednesday, August 21 with Disney’s live-action 2016 release of ‘The Jungle Book’. Free activities will be offered at the Music Hall from noon to 1pm, one hour prior to the start of each movie.
Admission to the movies and the pre-show activities is free for children, parents and chaperones. General admission tickets may be picked up in advance Monday’s through Friday’s from 10am to 1pm at the Music Hall box office beginning Friday, June 21. Children 12 and under receive a free popcorn and bottled water. Parking is free directly across the street from, and behind the Music Hall. Plenty of free street parking is also available.
‘Just for Kids’ Free Summer Movie Schedule
Activities begin at noon, films begin at 1pm
WED, JULY 10 ‘THE PEANUTS MOVIE’
Attendees can come early to color Snoopy’s dog house
WED, JULY 17 ‘RIO’
Tropical-themed face painting will be offered on a first-come, first served basis from noon to 1pm
WED, JULY 24 ‘POKEMON HEROES’
Attendees can come early to play the Pokemon game table
WED, AUGUST 7 ‘NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM’
Attendees are invited to come early and guess the creatures in the movie poster to be entered to win a prize
WED, AUGUST 14 ‘ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE’
Attendees that dress as their favorite Ice Age character will be registered to win a prize
WED, AUGUST 21 ‘THE JUNGLE BOOK’
Attendees that dress as their favorite Jungle Book character will be registered to win a prize
For more information, or group reservations, please call 518-965-0630.