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Free Friday Family Films return July 12 to Paris Park Pool

Final movie in summer series features free admission; movies to return in fall

City of Arkansas City logoARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (July 8, 2019) The 2019 Outdoor Family Movie Series will conclude its summer season July 12 in Arkansas City with a superhero movie at Paris Park Pool, 600 W. Fifth Ave.

The aquatic-themed “swim-in” movie night will kick off at 7 p.m. with free admission to the pool.

Around sunset at 8:30 p.m., the free showing of the 2018 DC Extended Universe film “Aquaman” will commence.

This film is cosponsored by RCB Bank and Visit Ark City, which will provide free giveaways to event participants.

Aquaman“Aquaman” is rated PG-13, and it has a running time of two hours and 23 minutes.

In the film, Arthur Curry — the human-born heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis — goes on a quest to prevent a war between the worlds of ocean and land.

Concessions will be provided by the Arkansas City Recreation Commission and Paris Park Pool.

This movie will complete the spring and summer slate of Free Friday Family Films, but three more free movies will be shown in the fall, in conjunction with other planned events.

In case of inclement weather on any movie night, the movie will be postponed to the next Friday.

“We are so appreciative of the generous sponsors who make these wonderful events possible,” said City Manager Nick Hernandez.

“If you are interested in being a sponsor in the fall, please call me or Andrew Lawson at 441-4415 to discuss pricing. Sponsorship rates have not changed from 2018 rates.”