Watch movies and listen to music under the stars during the Cox Music & Movies series. These free public events will run Fridays from July 10 through 24 in the courtyard of the Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas St. The courtyard will open at 7 p.m., with live music from an area band beginning at 7:30 and a family-friendly movie starting around dusk.
Here's the full movie/music lineup:
July 10: "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factor" (1971). Jazz singer Michael Lyon will perform with the upbeat jazz band Steve Thornberg Trio at the start of the event.
July 17: "The Lego Movie" (2014). The indie R&B band Clark & Company will open the night.
July 24: "The Amazing Spider-Man" (2012). Blues band Blue House will kick off the evening.
Blankets and chairs are welcome. Holland Performing Arts Center will provide concessions at the events. No outside food, drink or pets are permitted.
Cox Music & Movies: Willy Wonka is a free event.