McKINNEY (March 20, 2014) – Gather the family and come out to McKinney’s Neighborhood Night at the Movies. This year, the free family movie nights will rotate between four of the city’s public parks each Friday in April. Movies begin at 7:30 p.m. and be shown on an inflatable screen.

Families are invited to attend a viewing of "Monsters University" April 4 at Ash Woods Park or April 18 at Bonnie Wenk Park. "Despicable Me 2" will be shown April 11 at Jim Ledbetter Park or April 25 at Rowlett Creek Park. Families are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnics to accompany the show. Parents must attend with minors.

For more information, visit or contact Rick Lung at 972-547-2686. In case of inclement weather, the movie night will be cancelled.


About McKinney

McKinney, Texas, is unique by nature. As one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States, McKinney has a current population exceeding 149,000. Incorporated in 1848, the city is located 30 miles north of Dallas and is the county seat of Collin County. McKinney offers rolling hills, lush trees, a historic downtown square and unique neighborhoods and developments. The city ranks No. 2 on the Money Magazine Best Places to Live list for 2012. Visit the city’s website at