Bill Brett for The Boston Globe
Summer in the city means movies under the stars with the family. The 27th Annual Free Friday Flicks movie series presents family-oriented feature films all season long. The shows start at sundown, but make sure to arrive early with blankets, lawn chairs, and a picnic to get a viewing spot on the lawn. Enjoy food samples, games, and other activities in addition to the film.
- June 15: Happy Feet 2
- July 13: Journey 2 -- The Mysterious Island
- July 20: The Muppets
- July 27: Cars 2
- Aug. 3: Kung Fu Panda 2 -- The Kaboom of Doom
- Aug. 10: The Zookeeper
- Aug. 17: Puss in Boots
- Aug. 24: The Lorax
Activities from 6 p.m. at the DCR Hatch Memorial Shell, Boston. Series is presented by WBZ NewsRadio 1030 and the Department of Conservation and Recreation. In case of inclement weather, call the hotline for cancellation information at 617-787-7200.
Stephanie Callahan is a native Bostonian who loves cooking, traveling, spa treatments, and being on the ocean.
Milva DiDomizio is a New England native who's fond of cooking, singing, and Boston's arts and culture scene.
Swati G. Sharma is a Somerville resident and is a fan of city living, exploring Bostons nightlife, and dancing.
Emily Sweeney is a Boston native who goes out all over, from Irish pubs in Southie to the roller rink in Dorchester.