Movies Under the Stars


2019 Friday Night Movies Under the Stars
THE FRIDAY, AUGUST 23rd MOVIE, AVENGERS: END GAME HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER

August 2, 9, 16, 23; Free
Food Trucks arrive at 7:00 pm, Movie begins at 8:00 pm
Water Tower Recreation Center

Water Tower Recreation Center is located at 209 East Hartwell Lane, Phila., Pa.

The neighborhood drive in movie theater experience is reinvented and perfect for those lazy summer nights. We show popular films on the lawn of the Water Tower Recreation Center projected from a 28 foot screen. Bring your family, friends, blankets and lawn chairs. Each week we will also have delicious treats to enjoy at the food trucks, which arrive at 7:00 pm. The film begins as sunset, around 8:00 pm. Interested in becoming a Movie Night Sponsor? Contact Anne McNiff at anne@chestnuthill.org.

August 2 – Wonder Woman (2017), PG-13

When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny.          

Pitruco Pizza is a brick oven pizza place specializing in 12” Neopolitan style personal-sized pizzas made from scratch to order. Delicious options include margherita, soppressata, radicchio annd eggplant.  They also offer San Pellegrino and soda.

And introducing for the first time at our Movie Night!

La Chocolatera Drinking Chocolate. Enjoy chilled, iced, frozen (frappès), their very own Nitro Chocolate, Nitro Cold Brew Coffee and Mochas on tap, fudgsicles, and pudding. It’s all made with our own chocolate, made at our facilities in Mt. Airy and served from their 100% electrically powered truck.

August 9 – Wonder Park (2019), PG

Wonder Park tells the story of an amusement park where the imagination of a wildly creative girl named June comes alive.

Grilly Cheese- is a food truck that serves the best grilled cheese sandwiches in the world! We've tried them! Every sandwich includes a side of hand-cut fries or side salad. So many options, check out their menu.


August 16 – Fantastic Beasts – The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018), PG-13

The second installment of the "Fantastic Beasts" series featuring the adventures of Magizoologist Newt Scamander.

Flying Deutchman –We are so delighted that Stirling is returning with his excellent mobile German restaurant! Enjoy dishes including jaeger schnitzel, wiener schnitzel, bockwurst, bratkartoffeln (German style home fries), and kartoffel salad, (house made potato salad). View his menu.

La Chocolatera Drinking Chocolate. Enjoy chilled, iced, frozen (frappès), their very own Nitro Chocolate, Nitro Cold Brew Coffee and Mochas on tap, fudgsicles , and pudding. It’s all made with our own chocolate, made at our facilities in Mt. Airy and served from their 100% electrically powered truck.

August 23 – Avengers: End Game (2019), PG-13 - CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to reverse Thanos' actions and restore balance to the universe.

PhylloDelphia- Enjoy the rich flavors of Greek and Mediterranean food that is traditional and made from family recipes and always from scratch! Phyllo Filled Triangles Spanakopita (Spinach and Feta Cheese), Sausage and Cheese, Buffalo Chicken

La Chocolatera Drinking Chocolate. Enjoy chilled, iced, frozen (frappès), their very own Nitro Chocolate, Nitro Cold Brew Coffee and Mochas on tap, fudgsicles , and pudding. It’s all made with our own chocolate, made at our facilities in Mt. Airy and served from their 100% electrically powered truck.


Thank You to Our Movie Night Sponsors
Merrilly Lynch
If it rains the film will be canceled. We will post a decision on facebook, on our website and have a message on our voice mail at 215-248-8810..

Committee Chair: Christopher Padova