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Films on the Great Lawn @ Sunnylands

Sunnylands Center & Gardens' free outdoor movie series, Films on the Great Lawn, is back for three Fridays in September with classic 1950s science fiction films.

Gates open at 7:00 PM
Film begins at 7:30 PM


Filmgoers are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and small picnic items for the outdoor screening. Large coolers, alcohol, smoking, and pets are not permitted. Please see information about Sunnylands policies regarding pets and picnics. With limited parking, carpooling is strongly advised. Admission is free.

Films on the Great Lawn are presented in partnership with the Palm Springs International Film Festival.For more information please contact the education department at 760-202-2234 or email education@sunnylands.org.

ADMISSION IS FREE

Sunnylands Center & Gardens
37977 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
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SCHEDULED SCREENINGS

INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS

Friday, September 13
Gates - 7:00 PM | Film Begins 7:30 PM

One of Don Siegel's early masterpieces, A small-town doctor learns that the population of his community is being replaced by emotionless alien duplicates.


WAR OF THE WORLDS

Friday, September 20
Gates - 7:00 PM | Film Begins 7:30 PM

Based on H.G. Wells' classic novel, The War of the Worlds, Martians invade the earth, starting with a small California town. Starring Gene Barry and Ann Robinson.


THE THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD

Friday, September 27
Gates - 7:00 PM | Film Begins 7:30 PM

Scientists and American Air Force officials fend off a bloodthirsty alien organism while at a remote arctic outpost.


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