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The Minions are Coming to Carlsbad Village!

Blog Post - July 6, 2016

Category: What's New

Opening Night July 7th -- Flicks at the Fountain debuts Thursday night!  The Carlsbad Village Association and HomeLife Village Realtors are pleased to announce the return of Flicks at the Fountain, a series of weekly family-fun films that show behind the Village’s prominent fountain on the corner of State Street and Grand Avenue. The free movies make their big screen debut on July 7 and continue each Thursday evening at dusk until Aug. 25, 2016.

Flicks at the Fountain opens with the Minions, the 11th highest-grossing film of all time, the 2nd highest-grossing animated film and the highest-grossing non-Disney animated film.  Opening night is sponsored by Beach City Smoothies right in the heart of Carlsbad Village.

Adults and kids alike can bring their low-backed chairs and blankets, snag a cozy spot and enjoy some free family entertainment under the stars. For those looking to have their dinner al fresco, choose from a variety of options, including bringing a picnic spread or purchasing to-go meals from one of the many eateries nearby. Consider having a delicious pizza delivered to your seat!  So cozy-up, unwind and enjoy the best of Carlsbad Village this summer.

Where: The Fountain at Grand Avenue and State Street
When: Thursday nights from July 7 to Aug. 25, 2016
Start Time: Films begin at dusk, or around 8 p.m. Seating begins at 6 p.m.

This summer's sponsors include: HomeLife Village Realtors, the Seaside Courier newspaper, Ampersand, Beach City Smoothies, Clever Element, Coolest Shoes in California, Dancin' Soul, Humble Olive Oils, Roosevelt Pizzeria, the USP Store. Thank you for making this event possible!

**All movies are rated G or PG; however, parents are advised to research each movie to determine if it is appropriate for their children to watch.