Georgetown Sunset Cinema

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Join the Georgetown Business Improvement District on Tuesday nights at sunset for Georgetown's 2nd Annual Sunset Cinema outdoor movie series! Grab a blanket, bring a picnic and head to the beautiful Georgetown Waterfront Park to view films with the panoramic backdrop of the sunset, Potomac River and Key Bridge. Running each Tuesday from July 5 through August 2.

Films start at sunset--around 8:30/8:45 p.m. Arrive early to picnic and to get the best seating!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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This year the National Park Service turns 100! In honor of this centennial milestone, Georgetown’s 2016 Sunset Cinema movie series will feature iconic movies filmed in and featuring national parks and monuments across the country.  The movies will be shown at the beautiful Georgetown Waterfront Park, a national park managed by the National Park Service.  It links 225 miles of parkland along the Potomac River stretching from Cumberland, MD to Mount Vernon, VA, creating a delightful and serene refuge in the heart of energetic Georgetown.

The five-week series will make a stop in each decade from the 1960s to the 2000s. Grab a blanket and head to the Georgetown Waterfront Park to view this year’s featured movies:

TUESDAY, JULY 5: 1960s
Planet of the Apes (1968) – rated G
National Park: Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Arizona/Utah

TUESDAY, JULY 12: 1970s
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) – rated PG
National Park: Devil’s Tower National Monument and Black Hills National Forest, Wyoming

TUESDAY, JULY 19: 1980s
E.T. the Extraterrestrial (1982) – rated PG
National Park: Redwood National and State Parks, California

TUESDAY, JULY 26: 1990s
Thelma & Louise (1991) – rated R
National Park: Canyonlands and Arches National Parks, Utah

TUESDAY, AUGUST 2: 2000s
Into the Wild (2007) – rated R
National Park: Denali National Park, Alaska

Movies are FREE and open to the public and begin at sundown (about 8:30 p.m.) at Georgetown Waterfront Park at the intersection of K/Water Street and Cecil Place. NW; arrive early for best seating and giveaways. Blankets only (no chairs, please).

Special thanks to the National Park Service. #FindYourPark

Georgetown Waterfront Park is a national park and prohibits the use of alcohol.

SCHEDULE OF ON-SITE FOOD VENDORS
Vendors will be on-site starting at 6:30 p.m.

 

JULY 5
Baked & Wired
Dean & DeLuca
Jaco Juice & Taco Bar
Maracas Ice Pops
Muncheez Food Truck
Naked Juice
Pinstripes

JULY 12
Dean & DeLuca
Jaco Juice & Taco Bar
Maracas Ice Pops

Muncheez Food Truck
Naked Juice
Pinstripes

JULY 19
District Doughnut & Coffee
Jaco Juice & Taco Bar
Maracas Ice Pops

Muncheez Food Truck
 

JULY 26
Baked & Wired
Dean & DeLuca
Jaco Juice & Taco Bar
Maracas Ice Pops

Muncheez Food Truck
Naked Juice
Pinstripes

AUGUST 2
Baked & Wired
Dean & DeLuca

Jaco Juice & Taco Bar
Maracas Ice Pops

Muncheez Food Truck


 



BAKED & WIRED
Caramel popcorn and ice cream sammies!
 

DEAN & DELUCA
Providing perfect movie night snacks! Kettle Corn, Red Licorice Wheels, Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Bar, Milk Chocolate Raisins, Sanded Fruit Salad, Hickory Smoked Almonds, Vermont Maple & Sea Salt Popcorn, Vermont Vanilla Caramels, Blueberry Acai Gummy Pandas 


DISTRICT DOUGHNUT & COFFEE
Delicious hand-made doughnuts!
 


JACO JUICE & TACO BAR
Stop by for fresh made-to-order $5 smoothies!




MUNCHEEZ FOOD TRUCK
Shawarmas (fresh off the spit!) & other Lebanese delicious treats. 10% off when you mention "Georgetown Sunset Cinema"



NAKED JUICE
Try our refreshing juices!




PINSTRIPES
Stop by booth for housemade desserts from Pinstripes scratch kitchen and receive discount vouchers towards bowling, bocce and their incredible Sunday brunch! Pinstripes features only seasonal, locally sourced ingredients in every dish

DELIVERY, 
PICNICS-TO- GO AND MORE!



CHAIA TACOS | 3207 Grace St NW
Chaia is offering a special 'taco picnic,' which includes a taco trio, side of green rice and iced hibiscus tea all for just $15 (a $17 value). Please visit us at 3207 Grace St to place your order--walk-ins always welcome!



DEAN & DELUCA | 3276 M St
Pre-order one of our Box Lunches
Order by 3pm the day before the movie
(must order 2) | 202-342-2500

CLASSIC SANDWICH BOXED LUNCH, $17 per guest
Choice of sandwich served with chips and a fresh baked cookie.



MR. SMITH'S OF GEORGETOWN
3205 K St NW

20% off - Dine in or Carry out! Mention promo code Sunset Cinema. Excludes Happy Hour specials or Half Price Burgers. Stop by after the movie to enjoy our extended happy hour,
4pm - close!



OLD GLORY BBQ & PAOLO'S RISTORANTE 
WE'LL DELIVER TO YOU AT GEORGETOWN WATERFRONT PARK! Download the Caviar app and order from Old Glory BBQ or Paolo's Ristorante. Food delivered to you in 30 minutes! Meet your Caviar delivery driver near the Georgetown BID blue info tent. Full menus available. $10 off your first order. $5 off for repeat Caviar customers.
Promo code: CAPITAL



OLIVIA MACARON3222 M St NW
Olivia Macaron Picnic-To-Go! Enjoy a box of 7 macarons and a drink of your choice inside an insulated Olivia Macaron sandwich bag for $20 dollars. Will be available on Tuesdays for the movie. 202.965.1000



PIZZERIA PARADISO3282 M St NW 
 Small 9" pizza to go for a discounted price of $10 when you mention "Georgetown Sunset Cinema." Call ahead or order in person! 202-337-1245



SHOPHOUSE SOUTHEAST
ASIAN KITCHEN
 | 2805 M St NW
Buy-One-Get-One free when
you mention "Sunset Cinema"



VIA UMBRIA1525 Wisconsin Ave NW
Picnic dinners to go will be available on Tuesday for the movies! Dinners will include a selection of cafe foods. Please call ahead to place an order. Foods will vary based on the rotating weekly menu served in the cafe. Requests can be made at time of pre-order, which must be placed before 3:30pm. Picnic dinners can be picked up between 6:30-7:30pm.

Tag your Sunset Cinema experience at #GeorgetownSunsetCinema