As a part of its 125th-anniversary celebration, Mackinac State Historic Parks is hosting free movie events every week on Mackinac Island and in Mackinaw City.

“Movies in the Fort” will be held on Tuesdays in Fort Mackinac on Mackinac Island and “Movies by the Bridge” will take place in Michilimackinac State Park in Mackinaw City. The movies begin at dusk and attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket or a chair. Attendees can also bring snacks. Restrooms will remain open at both sites. The shows include:

  • June 30 (Fort Mackinac) and July 3 (Mackinaw City): Frozen II
  • July 7 (Fort Mackinac) and July 11 (Mackinaw City): Mary Poppins Returns
  • July 14 (Fort Mackinac) and July 18 (Mackinaw City): A League of Their Own
  • July 21 (Fort Mackinac) and July 25 (Mackinaw City): Wreck-It Ralph
  • July 28 (Fort Mackinac) and August 1 (Mackinaw City): Space Jam
  • August 4 (Fort Mackinac) and August 8 (Mackinaw City): Finding Nemo
  • August 11 (Fort Mackinac) and August 15 (Mackinaw City): The Mighty Ducks
  • August 18 (Fort Mackinac) and August 22 (Mackinaw City): Moana
  • August 25 (Fort Mackinac) and August 29 (Mackinaw City): The Lego Movie
  • September 1 (Fort Mackinac) and September 5 (Mackinaw City): Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

These movies are one of many free events being held during the 2020 season as a part of the Mackinac Parks: 125 celebration, which includes evening cannon firings at the forts and fun themed weekends at all Mackinac State Historic Parks sites. View the full list of movie times and all upcoming events on Mackinac State Historic Parks’ calendar.

Photo(s) by Mackinac State Historic Parks