Screen On The Green Movie Series


Wonder at Screen on the Green on September 12, 2020

Family Dance Party at 7:00 PM

Movie at Dark

Screen on the Green returns Saturday, September 12
Join the Summit Department of Community Programs on the Village Green on Saturday, September 12 for a movie showing of Wonder. The family dance party will begin at 7:00 PM and the movie will begin at dark.
Prior to the movie, we will be debuting our new TryCAN documentary - which was created by Nishika Agarwal.
This promises to be an inspiring night to honor everyone.
This movie event is sponsored by the Summit Police Athletic League.


Thursday, August 20 - Dolittle sponsored by Paul Ippolito Memorial

Tuesday, August 25 - DINE IN MOVIE EVENT  - Sponsored by Summit Downtown Inc.

Copy of SOTG 19-2

On Thursday we are back the Green at 7:15 PM with Dolittle at Screen on the Green which is sponsored by Paul Ippolito Memorial. Then, next Tuesday Summit Downtown, Inc. is sponsoring our Dine In Movie at Screen on the Green, where we will have tables set up to make the Village Green into an outdoor dining room. Local restaurants will deliver food to your table and at dark, enjoy the movie A League of Their Own. The dining will begin at 7:00 PM and movie at dark. A list of participating restaurants will be forthcoming

The Screen on the Green outdoor movie series features a 36′ x 24′ outdoor movie screen, cinema sound, and the projection clarity of today’s best Blu-Ray player. Movie-goers are welcome to gather on the Green every Thursday night throughout July and August.

Join us before the movie for a Family Dance Party and a chance to take some selfies with all of your favorite on-screen characters. In past years, Screen on the Green has entertained movie-goers with performances by Medieval Times, Field Station Dinosaurs, as well as the minions from Despicable Me, Willy Wonka and the oompa loompas, and many more.

Screen on the Green is the proud recipient of the New Jersey Recreation and Park Association’s Excellence in Visual and Cultural Events Programs Award.

  • Thursday Nights throughout July and August
  • Family Dance Parties begin at 7:45 PM
  • Movies begin at Dark
  • @ Summit’s Village Green, 356 Broad Street.
  • Free admission. All are welcome.


2015 Movie Series Lineup:

  • July 23 – The Spongebob Movie
  • July 30 – Home
  • August 6 – Rio 2
  • August 13 – How to Train Your Dragon 2

All events held throughout the City of Summit are alcohol-free events. Please bring your own lawn chairs and blankets.

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2020 Movie Titles

Screen on the Green is going around the world!

  • July 9 - Aladdin (2019 Live Action)
  • July 16 - Abominable
  • July 23 - Angry Birds 2
  • July 30 - Frozen 2 
  • August 6 - Dora and the Lost City of Gold
All rain dates are the following Monday evening 
On Thursday nights throughout July and August, community members gather on the Village Green to enjoy a movie night experience, complete with a 36′ x 24′ outdoor screen, cinema sound, and the projection clarity of today’s best Blu-Ray player.

As part of the experience, we invite you to interact with a few of the on-screen characters before the movie. In past years, movie-goers have enjoyed performances by Medieval Times, danced with minions from Despicable Me, Trapeze and Aerial artists from The Circus Place, and even been amazed by a 17-foot dinosaur from Field Station Dinosaurs.

Make dinner plans and enjoy our featured food truck of the week! This year we will have cuisines of the countries we are visiting.