The 3rd Annual Rooftop Cinema Night, a complimentary movie series, takes place Saturday, Sept. 12, and Saturday, Sept., 26. Thanks to the South Lake Business Association and cinema night success of previous years, thousands are expected. Under the bright and starry skies, families and friends can enjoy celebrated imaginary action blockbusters Avatar (Sept. 12) and Sci-Fi thriller, Tron: Legacy (Sept. 26) in a unique open-air setting.
Arrive by 6 p.m. to a Pasadena favorite DJ spin, while enjoying family-friendly activities like neon airbrush artists, glitter tattoos and ping pong. Feast with renowned food trucks such as Korean/Mexican Kogi (Sept. 12 only), award-winning Pie n’ Burger (Sept. 26 only), California’s leading dessert truck Waffles De Liege (Sept. 26 only), and the sophisticated chophouse Del Frisco’s Grille will be on site with food and beverages available for purchase. Why not bring a reclining beach chair for a comfortable seating experience? Rooftop Cinema Night provides a perfect venue to appreciate a “final hurrah” of summer at one of the San Gabriel Valley’s premier outdoor movie cinema experiences!
About the Films:
Avatar- Saturday, Sept. 12, Pasadena Towers, 55 S. Lake Ave. Pasadena
Directed by James Cameron, this Academy Award-Winning Sci-Fiction film explores the story of Jake Sully, an injured Marine, who is shipped on a foreign mission to the moon, Pandora. Surrounded by the Na’vi, a humanoid race with their own culture, Jake finds himself torn between two worlds. With the help of Neytiri (Zoe Saldana) and others, Jake adapts slowly adapts to his new world. How far will Jake go to protect his homeland or the new land he feels is home?
Tron: Legacy- Saturday, Sept. 26, Corporate Center Pasadena, 251 S. Lake Ave. Pasadena
Full of twists and turns, Tron is an action-packed Sci-Fi adventure about the insubordinate son of the world’s leading video game engineer, Sam Flynn (Jeff Bridges). After searching for his father, Tron disappears. Tron quickly find himself inside an outlandish and corrupted digital world of his father’s design. He meets a unique ally who was born inside the digital world.