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April 28, 2017 (Sunset)
Movies Under the Stars: Finding Dory
Concrete Plant Park 1372 Westchester Ave. Between Bronx River Ave. & Whitlock Ave.

Join NYC Parks, the Bronx River Alliance and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film.


Amnesiac blue tang Dory searches for her long-lost parents with the help of pals Nemo and Marlin. She eventually heads for California and the Monterey Marine Life Institute, evading predators along the way as she hopes to find a place she can call home.

Please arrive before 7:00 p.m. to get your spot. Feel free to bring a blanket to sit on, bottled waters are OK, but no glass. Reservations are not taken; space is available on a first-come, first-served basis. All are welcome!

Directions to Concrete Plant Park: 


By subway:
 

Take #6 train to Elder Ave. Walk west on the southern side of Westchester Ave. Cross the Bronx River Avenue and the Bronx River. On the left hand side is Concrete Plant Park. Look for the Big Red towers. 

Or, take #2 or #5 train to Simpson street station. Walk west on Westchester Ave. ¼ mile. Cross under 6 train and over the Sheridan expressway. Concrete Plant Park is on the right.


By car:

From the South - Bruckner Boulevard (not expressway, but local lanes) to Bronx River Avenue.  At light turn left onto Bronx River Avenue (under the expressway).  On street parking is available on Bronx River Avenue. The Concrete Plant Park is on the west side of the River. 

 

From the north - Bronx River Parkway to Sheridan Expwy. Take Westchester Exit. Left at light onto Westchester. Pass entrance to Concrete Plant Park on your right and turn right onto Concrete Bronx River Avenue. Parking available on street.

 

From Cross Bronx. Cross Bronx to Sheridan. (Same as above)