Possibilities are

  • Beauty and the Beast
  • A Bug’s Life
  • Cars
  • Happy Feet
  • The Incredibles
  • Kung Fu Panda
  • The Lion King
  • The Muppet Movie (1979)
  • Puss in Boots

(Vote here.)

We’ll be showing one family friendly movie on Fridays, June 8, July 13 and Aug. 3, on the Natural Sciences Lawn next to Grawemeyer Hall.

Besides movies shown on a large inflatable screen, activities will include inflatable rides and family and children’s entertainment. All activities are free and open to the public. The rides open at 6:30 p.m. Movies begin at dusk.

Sodexo, UofL’s dining services provider, will sell food and drinks. Patrons also are welcome to bring picnic baskets, coolers and lawn chairs or blankets.

The Office of the President and UofL’s Great Places to Work Initiative present “Cards under the Stars.”

John Drees is a 35-year veteran in the Office of Communications and Marketing. As vice president, communications and marketing, he works closely with the president, provost and other senior administrators, oversees the Office of Communications and Marketing, including media relations, marketing and brand, broadcast, social media, internal communication, crisis communication, visitor services and special events and activities. A former sports editor for the Voice Newspapers, he was a regular contributor to a variety of publications, including the Kentucky Sports Report and the Courier-Journal. A poor but enthusiastic golfer, he is an avid Cardinal sports fan. He also loves the Detroit Lions, so pity him.