Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park

Family Movie NightsYou're invited to enjoy a movie under the stars! The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is pleased to offer the following Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park:

  • May 21 - Trolls World Tour

  • June 18 - Secret Life of Pets 2

  • July 23 - The Little Mermaid

  • August 6 - Shang Chi

Showtime is 8:30 p.m. Anyone planning to attend is urged to arrive early as viewing space may be limited.

Pre-Show Activities

Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park will also include movie-related pre-show activities beginning at 7:15 p.m.  

May 21 - Rock the Mic

Bring your own empty cardboard toilet paper roll and make a glitter microphone, so you can rock out with the Trolls. Look out for a special appearance from one of the Trolls.

June 18 - Dynamic Dogs 

Watch canine agility demonstrations by Dynamic Dog trainers and let your pup try out the course for themselves.

July 23 - Sea Shells & Princess Ariel

Make seashell necklaces and enjoy a visit from princess Ariel.

August 6 - Chinese Dragon Crafts

Unfortunately, we will be unable to offer the originally scheduled Lion Dance and kung fu demonstration by Wah Lum Kung Fu, but kids will have the opportunity to make Chinese dragon crafts.

Know Before You Go

  • These events are free and open to the public.

  • Be sure to bring a blanket and/or chairs. You may also want to bring snacks, bug spray, a flash light and umbrella - just in case.

  • Alcohol, smoking, and unleashed pets are prohibited


Food vendors may be on hand selling snacks and beverages this year or you can bring your own. But please remember - alcohol is strictly prohibited. 

Weather Updates  

In case of inclement weather, the movie screenings may be relocated to Joyner Park Community Center, 701 Harris Road. Updated information will be posted on the Town’s website, Nextdoor site and Facebook page

Smart phone users who have downloaded the Town app will also receive a push notification message concerning any schedule changes.


Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park
Special Events Coordinator

E. Carroll Joyner Park
701 Harris Road
Wake Forest, NC