Saturday September 7th, the City will sponsor “Movies Under the Stars,” a free, 30-foot screening of 42: The Jackie Robinson Story. The event will be held at Honeysuckle Park.
The park opens at 6:00 p.m. The event also features kids inflatables, face painting, games, a live band (Vintage Boogie Band) and food. The movie starts at dark. Everyone is welcome and those interested in attending should bring a lawn chair and a blanket in case it gets chilly. Picnics are encouraged and concessions will be made available.
Released in 2013, 42 is a biographical sports film that focuses on the life of baseball player Jackie Robinson who wore number 42. Jackie Robinson broke professional baseball’s color barrier in 1947.