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POP-UP OUTDOOR FREE MOVIE EXTRAVAGANZA
Three different 1980s movies, three different sites
BOAT-IN, SIT-OUT, DRIVE-IN
All three events will be FREE and open to the public; first come, first served.
This is our way to thank the community for its patience and support
while the theater is closed due to COVID-19.
DIRTY DANCING (1987)
AT LINEKIN BAY RESORT
At the head of Linekin Bay
Boothbay Harbor, ME
Limited space, first come, first served.
For more info: Linekinbayresort.com
How can anyone forget “Baby,” the teenage daughter of guests at a summer resort who falls for a smooth floor show dancer doing The Dirty Boogie? Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze do some pretty hot numbers on the dance floor in “Dirty Dancing.”
Come by boat, grab a mooring, anchor offshore, or tie up to the dock. Live music starts at 6:30 p.m. with food and drink available to purchase. The movie starts at dusk (around 7:30 p.m.). This is a boats-only event. You can bring as many people as will fit in your boat, but you must still practice social distancing and stay at least six feet away from any other boat. Masks required if on dock.
E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL (1982)
AT NEWAGEN SEASIDE INN
Rt. 27, Southport Island, ME
LAWN SEATING ONLY
100-person State limit, designated seating
For more info: Newagenseasideinn.com
E.T. is that ‘squashy little guy,’ the least threatening alien to ever hit a movie screen, who is found and hidden by a young boy determined to find a way to send him home. A classic for kids and a remarkable portrait of childhood for adults.
At Newagen Seaside Inn it will be lawn seating only on designated squares; come early at 6:30 p.m. to find your place. Live music, food and drink will entertain you until the movie starts at dusk (around 7:30 p.m.). First come, first served; 100-person State mandated limit. Social distancing; masks required until seated.
INDIANA JONES: Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Edgecomb, ME (near Wiscasset Bridge)
50-car limit, first come, first served.
For more info: Midcoastshvr.com
“Raiders of the Lost Ark” is the first of the Indiana Jones films, starring Harrison Ford as a soft-spoken archaeologist who lands in the Peruvian jungle in 1936 and runs into golden idols, boulders and snakes, always seeming on the verge of certain death. Later he returns in a race to discover the long-lost Ark of the Covenant, with German Nazis close on his heels. Be prepared for a night of adventure.
Drive-In only with a 50-car limit. Gates open at 6:30 p.m., live music, food and drink available to purchase, show starts at dusk. (7:30 p.m.). Cars may hold any amount of people. No sitting outside. Cars must maintain a six-foot distance. Mask required if you are outside car.
Harbor Theater is temporarily closed due to COVID-19
As we remain closed for the time being, we are busy working on our Health Precautions, making sure we have done everything possible for your comfort and safety in the theater.
Look for recommendations for new films or favorite classics to watch at home on our Facebook page.
Meantime, enjoy these warm summer days, stay safe, and we look forward to welcoming you back once again to the magic of cinema on the big screen.