Posted on: March 29, 2017

City Releases Movies and Acts for 2017 Movies & Music in the Park


The City of Forney Special Events Department is excited to release the movie and music lineups for the popular Movies & Music in the Park events this summer, all of which are held at the Spellman Amphitheater, 241 S. FM 548. These FREE events are open to all and have become some of the more popular annual events the City hosts.

All Movies in the Park this year will have a family theme! As in years past, all movies are on Friday nights and will begin at sunset. Gates to the amphitheater will open one hour before the movie is set to begin, with prize drawings held 15 minutes prior to showtime. The lineup is as follows:

May 5th - The Secret Life of Pets (sponsored by Forney Soccer Association)
May 19th - Finding Dory (sponsored by Bo Bailey - State Farm Insurance Agent)
June 2nd - Moana (Part of the Forney BBQ Cook-Off & Festival, "Friday Family Fun Night")
June 16th - Sing
July 14th - Little Mermaid
July 28th - Lego Batman

We hope you are ready to rock this summer because the Concerts in the Park lineup will blow you away! On Thursday nights at 8 p.m., the Spellman Amphitheater is the place to be! Gates to the amphitheater will open 1 hour prior to showtime and each concert this year will feature a different local food truck! The concert lineup is as follows:

May 11th - Party Machine (http://www.partymachineband.com)
May 25th - Def Leggend (http://defleggend.com/index.html)
June 8th - Tuxedo Cats (https://www.facebook.com/The-Tuxedo-Cats-105272016220270/)
June 22nd – Kraig Parker (Elvis Impersonator) (http://www.thekinglives.com/)
July 6th - Counterfeit Radio (http://www.counterfeitradio.com)
July 20th - The Powell Brothers (http://www.powellbrothersmusic.com)

For more information about the events, please visit www.cityofforney.org.