Awesome Fest 80s Movie Series

Jun 17, 2013 7 years ago

Beginning Thursday, June 20, University City District (UCD) and The Awesome Fest, in collaboration with Drexel University, will present a free 8-week summer film series at Drexel Park, one of the city’s most scenic new green spaces. Films – all celebrating the 80s – will be presented on a state-of-the-art, 30-foot outdoor screen. All films begin at dusk.

6/20 REVENGE OF THE NERDS
6/27 ADVENTURES IN BABYSITTING
7/11 SPACEBALLS
7/18 PEE-WEE’S BIG ADVENTURE
7/25 DIE HARD
8/1 BATMAN
8/8 A NIGHTMARE ON ELM ST III
8/15 THE NEVERENDING STORY

Recognized nation-wide for its unique events and innovative approach to programming, The Awesome Fest outdoor summer series has showcased over 150 Philadelphia premieres from the world's most prestigious film festivals, and has partnered with dozens of regional organizations including the Race Street Pier, the Philadelphia Film Festival and Rooftop Films (NYC).

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