On this Labor Day Monday, as the summer begins to wind down and kids prepare for the start of school, the City of Hoboken and the Hoboken Business Center have announced they are teaming up to bring residents drive-in movies on select dates through early October.
The ;pcation is the parking lot at 60 Harrison Street, home to the Hoboken Business Center. The price per car is reasonable and all you need to do is register online.
Complete details, including the movie line-up were provided by Mayor Ravi Bhalla on Sunday and are outlined in the following press release:
City of Hoboken and Hoboken Business Center to Host Drive-In Movies
The City of Hoboken will host drive-in movies in partnership with the Hoboken Business Center (50 Harrison Street) from September 10 through October 3. Register and purchase tickets ($25) at hobokennj.gov/register.
Thurs. & Sat. Sept. 10 & 12
Frozen 2 – (2019, PG, 1h 43min.) Starring Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel and more
Queen Elsa, the beautiful conjurer of snow and ice, rules the peaceful kingdom of Arendelle, enjoying a happy life with her sister, Princess Anna. However, a melodious voice that only Elsa can hear keeps her awake, inviting her to the mystical enchanted forest that the sisters’ father told them about a long time ago. Elsa, along with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven courageously follow the voice into the unknown woods, intent on finding answers. An inexplicable imbalance is hurting not only her kingdom but also the neighboring tribe of Northuldra. Can Queen Elsa put her legendary magical skills to good use to restore peace and stability?
Thurs., Fri., Sat., Sept. 17, 18 & 19
Spider-Man: into the Spider-Verse – (2018, PG, 1h 57min.) Starring Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld and more
Miles Morales is a New York teen struggling with school, friends and, on top of that, being the new Spider-Man. When he comes across Peter Parker, the erstwhile saviour of New York, in the multiverse, Miles must train to become the new protector of his city.
Thurs., Fri., Sat., Sept. 24, 25 & 26
Toy Story 4 – (2019, G, 1h 40min.) Starring Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts, Keegan-Michael Kay and more
Woody, Buzz Lightyear and the rest of the gang embark on a road trip with Bonnie and a new toy named Forky. The adventurous journey turns into an unexpected reunion as Woody’s slight detour leads him to his long-lost friend Bo Peep. As Woody and Bo discuss the old days, they soon start to realize that they’re two worlds apart when it comes to what they want from life as a toy.
Thurs., Fri., Sat., Oct. 1, 2, & 3
Bohemian Rhapsody – (2018, PG-13, 2h 14min.)
Starring Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee, Ben Hardy, Mike Myers and more
Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become a most beloved entertainer. The film traces the rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound. While bravely facing an AIDS diagnosis, Freddie leads the band in an incredible performance at Live Aid. Queen cements a legacy that continues to inspire outsiders, dreamers and music lovers to this day.
Location: 50 Harrison St.
Time: Gate opens 6:45pm. Movie starts at 7:30pm.
Admission: $25 per car. Limited tickets available. Only 4 people allowed per car. Proceeds will benefit the Hoboken Cultural Affairs Trust.
Tickets must be purchased in advanced. www.hobokennj.gov/register
All attendees should wear a mask and social distance at least six feet from other groups when not in their cars.
Enter at Harrison St., Exit via New York Ave.
In case of rain, movie will be cancelled and rescheduled.
Cancellation will be announced by 4pm day of show (Check City of Hoboken Facebook and Twitter for updates)
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