Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION
Posted: 07/24/2013 1:00 AM | Comments: 0
TUESDAY evenings downtown in August will have a definite '80s flavour.
Six of the decade's most famous films will be shown outdoors on a 12-metre screen erected in Memorial Park starting Aug. 6 with the Bill Murray comedy Ghostbusters.
Downtown BIZ is behind the series and admission is free.
Pre-movie activities will begin at 7 p.m. each evening, including costume and dance contests and live entertainment. The films will begin at dusk.
The full schedule:
-- Aug. 6: Ghostbusters
-- Aug. 13: Ferris Bueller's Day Off
-- Aug. 20: Planes, Trains and Automobiles and The Great Outdoors
-- Aug. 27: Pretty in Pink and The Breakfast Club.
Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition July 24, 2013 C2
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