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Summer fun offers ‘Flicks at the Fountain’

CARLSBAD — Carlsbad Village Association hosts the return of Flicks at the Fountain, a series of weekly family-fun films that show behind the Village’s prominent fountain on the corner of State Street and Grand Avenue.

The free movies make their big screen debut on July 10 and continue each Thursday evening at dusk or around 8 p.m. Seating begins at 6 p.m. through Aug. 28.

This summer’s line up includes:

July 10: “The Sandlot”

July 17: “Chasing Mavericks”

July 24: “Back to the Future”

July 31: “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” (original)

Aug 7: “Raiders of the Lost Ark”

Aug 14: “Karate Kid” (original)

Aug 21: “Frozen”

Aug 28: “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial”

Adults and kids alike can bring low-backed chairs and blankets and have their dinner al fresco from a variety of options, including bringing a picnic spread or purchasing to-go meals from one of the many eateries nearby.

For more information on Flicks at the Fountain, visit Carlsbad Village online at or on Facebook.