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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Movies in Your Park to Kick Off With Despicable Me 3

The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Grande Communications and Cricket Wireless, presents the 2018 Movies in Your Park series. Movies in Your Park is a free community event held on Tuesdays in June and July at San Marcos Plaza Park, located at 201 N. C M Allen Pkwy.

This year’s movies are:

  • June 5 – Despicable Me 3
  • June 12 – Leap! (Held at the CAF Hangar at the San Marcos Airport, 1841 Airport Dr. Building 2249)
  • June 19 – Space Jam
  • June 26 – Field of Dreams (Held at Bobcat Stadium, 1100 Aquarena Springs Dr.)
  • July 10 – Sing
  • July 17 – Lilo & Stitch
  • July 24 – Toy Story
  • July 31 - Coco

There will not be a movie on Tuesday, July 3, due to preparations for the SummerFest Independence Day Celebration.

Pre-movie activities hosted by Angel Drops, Texas Health & Racquet Club, Keep San Marcos Beautiful, and other community organizations begin at 7:30 p.m. followed by the movie at 8:45 p.m. It is recommended to bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on.

Concessions will be available for purchase from the Association of Recreation Enthusiasts, and Kona Ice will be on site selling snow cones. Glass, Styrofoam, alcohol, and smoking are not permitted. A complete list of park rules can be found at

The Parks and Recreation Department would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous support of Movies in Your Park: Grande Communications, Cricket Wireless, Ault & Ault Orthodontics, Carson Properties, Mensor, Tickle Blagg Animal Hospital, and Mystic Marks Tattoo. For more information, please visit or email Catherine Marler, Youth Services Coordinator, at

About The City of San Marcos’ Parks and Recreation Dept.: The Parks and Recreation Department works to provide the citizens and visitors of San Marcos the highest level of programs, parks, facilities, and services that will positively enhance our vision of the community. The Parks and Recreation Department has a history of providing not only diverse and continuous programs for citizens and visitors alike but also excels in providing maintained parks such as Rio Vista park, educational centers such as the Discovery Center, and many more activities and resources for everyone in San Marcos.

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