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Posted on: January 3, 2019

City of Fort Pierce Presents “Movies in the Fort,” a Free Outdoor Film Series

Movies In The Fort

Hollywood stars debut under Fort Pierce skies this season, as “Movies in the Fort” brings big-screen entertainment to local parks for the very first time.

On various Friday nights from January to May, parks in six local neighborhoods will host FREE outdoor movies featuring today’s blockbusters and classic family favorites.

Movies in the Fort gives residents in all parts of the city an opportunity to engage with their neighbors and community. Fort Pierce is committed to increasing access to family-friendly cultural opportunities, and this new movie-series is a perfect example of this work.


Movies in the Fort Schedule

Movie: Secret Life of Pets, rated PG

Date: Friday, January 25, 2019, movie begins at dusk (approximately 6pm)

Location: Maravilla Park (Oleander Ave/Maple Ave)

Pre-show activity: Community input pop-up with south side neighborhoods


Movie: E.T., rated PG

Date: Friday, February 22, 2019, movie begins at dusk (approximately 6:30pm)

Location: River Walk Center (600 N Indian River Dr)

Activity: Cinema Under the Stars presented by United Way of St. Lucie County


Movie: Sing!, rated PG

Date: Thursday, February 28, 2019, movie begins at dusk (approximately 6:30pm)

Location: Means Court Center (532 N. 13th St)

Pre-show activity: Community input pop-up with Lincoln Park neighborhood


Movie: Incredibles 2, rated PG

Date: Friday, March 15, 2019, movie begins at dusk (approximately 7pm)

Location: Fort Pierce Police Department Main Station (920 US Hwy 1)

Pre-show activity: Engagement activities with FPPD officers and staff


Movie: Peter Rabbit, rated PG

Date: Friday, April 19, 2019, movie begins at dusk (approximately 8pm)

Location: Jaycee Park (Melaleuca Dr)

Pre-show activity: Easter Egg Hunt


Movie: The Sandlot, rated PG

Date: Friday, May 24, 2019, movie begins at dusk (approximately 8pm)

Location: Former PAL Center (903 S 21st St)

Pre-show activity: Community input pop-up regarding Fort Pierce Recreation


All movies begin at dusk. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. Patrons are also welcome to bring their own picnic dinner. Visit the City’s Facebook page for details about pre-show activities on select movie nights.

Movies, dates and times are subject to change, for more information call 772.467.3031.

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