Sunset on the Square Movie Series Announced

Posted by on Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:44am.

St. George is always giving families something to do, and this summer is no different. The seventh annual Sunset on the Square movie program will provide families with a free movie in the park every 2nd Friday all summer long. Nearly 2,000 people gather at Town Square Park at 175 East 200 North in St. George to start the movies around dusk, usually around 5:00. Here is a preview of this summer’s movies and events:

May 22 - Big Hero 6

  • Rated: PG
  • Running time: 93 minutes
  • Synopsis: Hiro, his robot pal Baymax and their high-tech friends become unlikely heroes.
  • Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
  • Special Events:4:30 PM - Girls on the Run First Annual Race
  • 6:00 PM - Third Annual Cherry Creek Country Showdown

June 12 - Mr. Peabody and Sherman

  • Rated: PG
  • Running time: 92 minutes
  • Synopsis: The adventures of Mr. Peabody, an advanced time-traveling dog, and his adopted son, Sherman.
  • Rotten Tomatoes: 79%

June 26 -  Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

  • Rated: G
  • Running time: 98 Minutes
  • Synopsis: The candy factory owner, Willy Wonka, holds a contest and allows five children come tour his factory, including the poor boy, Charlie.
  • Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
  • Special events: Nonprofit night - Nonprofits will receive special discounted and can spotlight their organization and mission.

July 10 - The Lego Movie

  • Rated: PG
  • Running time: 100 Minutes
  • Synopsis: A Lego construction worker is recruited to save the world from the evil Lord Business.
  • Rotten Tomatoes: 96%

July 24 - Three Amigos

  • Rated: PG
  • Running time: 103 minutes
  • Synopsis: Steve Martin, Chevy Chase and Martin Short star in this hilarious comedy about three actors hired to play the part of bandits in a Mexican town, only to find out they aren’t suppose to play a part at all, but be the real thing.
  • Rotten Tomatoes: 44%
  • Special Event: Pioneer Day! Games and prizes will be available before the movie, and a firework show will take place after.

August 14 - Wreck-it Ralph

  • Rated: PG
  • Running time: 108 minutes
  • Synopsis: A video game villain, Wreck-it Ralph, decides he wants to be a hero and sets out to find a new game, causing serious problems for others in the arcade.
  • Rotten Tomatoes: 86%

August 28 - The Legend of Zorro 

  • Rated: PG
  • Running Time: 136 minutes
  • Synopsis: A sequel to the film, Mask of Zorro, this movie follows Zorro and his wife as Elena as they try to fight the evil forces threatening California.
  • Rotten Tomatoes: 26%
  • Special Event: Chamber Night: Chamber members are recognized for their efforts to aid local businesses and the community and receive special deals on booths.

Interested in sponsoring Sunset on the Square? Call or email Dawn McLain at 702-860-2341 or

Sunset on the Square is a great way for those who live in St. George and the surrounding areas to enjoy some family time and the community.




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