Friday April 15, 2011
For Immediate Release:
Louisville Metro Council
Contact: Tony Hyatt 574-4137/526-3622
Hit Hollywood movies will soon return to the Iroquois Amphitheater when the 2011 edition of Movies under the Stars premieres on Friday, May 13th to begin a fun summer run.
“This is a very popular event for families. It’s free and gives everyone a chance to come out and have a good time during the summer at a wonderful place - Iroquois Amphitheater;” says Councilwoman Marianne Butler (D-15)
“Movies under the Stars” is held on the second weekend of each month, May through September. Woody, Buzz Lightyear and Mr. Potato Head will help kick off the new season with “Toy Story 3” beginning at 9:00pm.
Joining Butler in sponsoring the free movies are Council Members David James (D-6), Rick Blackwell (D-12), Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13), Bob Henderson (D-14) Dan Johnson (D-21), Jim King (D-10), Mary C. Woolridge (D-3), David Yates (D-25), Jon Ackerson (R-18), Robin Engel (R-22) and Brent Ackerson (D-26).
Here is the schedule of films for 2011 “Movies under the Stars”
Toy Story 3 May 13th, 9:00pm
Secretariat June 12th, 9:00pm
Morning Glory July 10th 9:00pm
Shrek: Forever After August 14th, 9:00pm
Little Fockers September 11th, 8:00pm
Everyone is invited to enjoy the comfort of Iroquois Amphitheater! Concessions will be available as well.
“We hope everyone will come and enjoy with family and friends,” says Butler. “It is going to be a great summer of movie fun.”
For more information about the 2011 “Movies under the Stars” line up and times, contact Councilwoman Butler’s office at 574-1115. Or you can contact the Iroquois Amphitheater at 368-5865.
To see a schedule of events at the Iroquois Amphitheater through the year go to: www.iroquoisamphitheater.com
Marianne Butler (D) 15
Mary C. Woolridge (D) 3
David James (D) 6
Jim KIng (D) 10
Rick Blackwell (D) 12
Vicki Aubrey Welch (D) 13
Bob Henderson (D) 14
Jon Ackerson (R) 18
Dan Johnson (D) 21
Robin Engel (R) 22
David yates (D) 25
Brent T. Ackerson (D) 26