UofL screening of ‘Star Wars: the Force Awakens’ delayed to June 3 Predicted rainy weather causes change in plans


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The kickoff for UofL’s Cards Under the Stars outdoor movies series has been postponed to June 3.

    The series was expected to begin May 20 but officials decided to delay the event because of a rainy forecast. The evening schedule remains the same and the film “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” will be the featured film.

    Festivities kick off at 6:30 p.m. on the lawn between the Natural Sciences Building and Grawemeyer Hall. The film begins around sunset.

    Pre-movie activities include:

    Concessions will be available for purchase from Sweet N Savory and Red Top Gourmet Hotdogs.

    Families are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Parking is available in the lots next to Grawemeyer Hall (2301 S. Third St.) and behind Ernst Hall (216 Eastern Pkwy.).

    Cards Under the Stars will continue Friday, June 24, with “Zootopia” and July 22 with “Inside Out.”

    Check the UofL Events Calendar for additional information and weather information closer to the event. Contact Brandy Warren, 502-852-8025, for additional inquiries.