Flowers Field
Programs + Events

Movies on the Lawn

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Back by popular demand - Dix Park’s outdoor movies return this summer! The Raleigh skyline creates the perfect backdrop for enjoying themed movie nights with friends and family.

Time to huddle-up... it's Family Sports Night at Dix Park. Come dressed in your favorite sports gear and bring those stadium blankets to cheer on The Mighty Ducks!

Event Schedule
7:00 pm - Event gates open
8:30 pm - The Mighty Ducks movie begins
10:00pm - Movie and event ends

Location: Flowers Field, 2105 Umstead Drive, Raleigh, NC 27603

Tickets: Tickets are available in advance online. Tickets are free. tickets go 'on sale' July 24 at 12:00 pm.


COVID-19 Safety Reminders
Please stay home if you are sick! A 6-foot distance should be maintained between yourself and other participants in the program. Visit Raleigh Parks COVID-19 page for the latest information and guidance.

Know Before You Go

  • Seating: A blanket or low beach chairs to sit on, so that you don’t obstruct the view for others.
  • Food and Drinks: While we encourage you to enjoy the food trucks, you may also bring your own food and beverages. Beer and wine are permitted, but please be responsible!
  • Outdoor Essentials: Don't forget the sunscreen and bug spray.
  • Weather: If we need to postpone due to inclement weather, we will communicate to ticket holders by email and post on Dix Park social media.


Dorothea Dix Park continues to strive to be accessible and welcoming for visitors, including those with disabilities. Currently, portions of Dorothea Dix Park, including some areas where programs and events occur, have uneven surfaces and are not fully accessible. Accessibility is a primary focus for early park improvements and all future planning and development.

Open captioning is provided at Movies on the Lawn.

Parking: Accessible parking spaces are available in all lots.

Restrooms: Indoor accessible restrooms are available in the newly renovated Chapel.  Accessible port-a-johns are located at the Big Field and Flowers Field.

Programs and events: Raleigh Parks Inclusion Services works with community members to support participation. To request a program modification based on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), please complete and submit the Accommodation Request Form or contact Inclusion Services staff at 919-996-2147 or