Special Events

Sunset Movie Series

Grab a blanket or some chairs and enjoy a movie in the great outdoors! Bring some snacks and enjoy the family movies we have scheduled this summer. All movies are free to the public with the exception of the Dive-In Movie.

All movies will begin at sunset, about 8:00-8:30 p.m. Movies will be cancelled if weather conditions are predicted to be too wet or unsafe. Cancellations will be decided by 2:00 p.m. on the date of the event, and notice will be posted on our website, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


Saturday, February 25
Fire Station #5
Firehouse Dog (PG)
Thank you to our sponsor, Cotton Patch Cafe!



Friday, May 19
Fountainwood Observatory at Southwestern University*
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (PG)

This event is presented in partnership with Southwestern University’s Fountainwood Observatory Public Nights. The observatory will remain open during the movie and everyone is welcome to view the sky from the telescope!

A variety of telescopes will be available to explore the bright constellations laced with star clusters and nebulae wheel overhead. Physics Department faculty and talented observers from the Williamson County Astronomy Club (WCAC) will also be on hand.

The Observatory is located on the northeast side of campus adjacent to the Rockwell Baseball Field. Parking is available along Southwestern Boulevard.

*Alcohol is strictly prohibited at this event.


Saturday, June 17 | 7:30 p.m.
Dive-In Movie at Williams Drive Pool*
Shark Tale (PG)
*Regular pool fees apply.

Please bring your own flotation device (must be translucent and smaller than 4 ft.). We will be capping attendance for this event. Please plan to arrive early. Please bring small bills only, as we can not make change for larger bills. 

The pool will open at 7:30 p.m. and the movie will be shown at sunset.

To view pool fees, click HERE.

Thank you to Georgetown ISD for providing treats for this event!






Friday, July 14
San Gabriel Park soccer fields
The Jungle Book (PG)

Come early for a special Parks & Recreation Month celebration! We’ll have FREE popcorn (while supplies last), treats from Edible Arrangements, and games for the kiddos, starting at 7:30 p.m.

Thank you to our sponsor, Edible Arrangements!







Friday, August 18
San Gabriel Park soccer fields
Zootopia (PG)

Come early for FREE popcorn, treats from Edible Arrangements, and snowcones from Zydeco Ice (while supplies last), along with games for the kiddos, starting at 7:30 p.m.

Thank you to our sponsors, Edible Arrangements and Zydeco Ice!






Sponsorship Opportunities

Local organizations and businesses are welcome to participate in our annual Sunset Movie Series. This community event attracts approximately 2,000 participants each year.

Sponsorship Opportunities Include:

  • Movie Rentals
  • Food & Beverage
  • Prizes/Giveaways

2017 Special Event Sponsorship Opportunities