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Published on April 16, 2024
Surprise, Arizona Hosts Free 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Screening on May 4th at Mark Coronado ParkSource: Google Street View

On May 4th, because Mark Coronado Park is the place to be for a free screening of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.' The city is hosting a 'Movie Night in the Park' event that's perfect for fans of all ages looking to celebrate Star Wars Day with a communal viewing under the stars.

According to information provided by the city of Surprise, Arizona, the gates of the park, located at 15960 N. Bullard Ave, swing open at 6:30 p.m., but you'll want to get there early to snag a good spot as the epic saga will start rolling at 7:30 p.m., this happening on the date celebrated by fans of the franchise for its pun-tastic similarity to the series' catchphrase, "May the Force be with you." Moviegoers are encouraged to bring along their lawn chairs or blankets to sit on, and yes, your well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome too.

Check out the details before you head out by visiting the city's special events page or calling 623.222.2000 for any late-breaking updates or additional information you might need to enjoy the evening.