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Family Film Fridays (Hickory)

  • Dates: 6/24/2022, 7/8/2022, 7/22/2022, 8/12/2022, 8/26/2022
  • Union Square
    Hickory, NC 28601
  • 8:30 PM
  • Price: FREE
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Sit back, relax, and enjoy the show! Family Film Fridays will take place at Union Square in Downtown Hickory on the 2nd & 4th Fridays of June, July & August. 
The movies are free to the public and are weather permitting. Concessions and games will also be available. 
Schedule for the summer:
June 10 - E.T.
June 24 - Soul
July 8 - Paddington
July 22 - The Iron Giant
August 12 - Space Jam
August 26 - Coco
The movies will begin around 8:30 p.m. Bring your blankets or lawn chairs! 
Family Film Fridays are brought to you by Footcandle Film Society, Hickory Downtown Development Association, Hickory Youth Council, and the City of Hickory.