From far-flung galaxies to the skyscrapers of New York City, this year’s FREE Library rooftop summer film series goes out of this world with interstellar and interdimensional adventures. The constellation of memorable characters includes aliens with colossal craniums, spaced-out actors, dark-helmeted villains, and a web-slinging spider squad.
Third Fridays, May through September
FREE admission • Doors open at 8 p.m. • Screenings: 8:45 p.m.
RSVP for each event by visiting the Film Screenings links or by calling 816.701.3407
Some tips and notes about how best to enjoy an evening of downtown KC skyline cinema on the Central Library's Rooftop Terrace:
- Bring your own blankets and folding chairs for seating.
- You may bring outside food and non-alcoholic beverages (no glass containers, please!)
- Doors open at 8 p.m. (Note: The Central Library closes at 5 p.m. on Fridays, but the doors reopen at 8 p.m. for Off-the-Wall audiences.)
- All movies begin at dusk (approximately 8:45 p.m.)
- In case of bad weather, screenings are moved indoors.
- Parking is available in the Library District parking garage at 10th and Baltimore. Bring your parking ticket for complimentary validation. Transit options: take KC Streetcar to the Library stop at 9th / Main or Ride KC buses to 10th / Main transit plaza.