ENY Renaissance Continues With Outdoor Movies, Jazz And More!
The Renaissance in East New York continues, as Shop Rite becomes the Title Sponsor of three major events in the area; The East Brooklyn Outdoor Movies, Outdoor Jazz and the 2nd Annual East Brooklyn 5K Run/Walk! Shop Rite’s 90,000 square foot store is located at the Gateway Center Mall at 590 Gateway Drive. Brooklyn NY 11239. They are open everyday 7am-11pm.
The East Brooklyn Outdoor Movies will showcase independent short films and 1 feature film every Monday in August, beginning Monday August 3 at 7pm. The Movie Lineup includes fan favorites, which are listed below:
Monday Aug. 3 – Annie
Monday Aug 10 – Crooklyn
Monday Aug 17 – Princess & The Frog
Monday Aug 24 – The Wiz
Monday Aug 31 – Drumline
Bring a blanket and take a spot on the green grass. Get there at 6pm.
The 2nd Annual East Brooklyn 5K Run/Walk is Saturday September 19. The 5K starts at Gershwin Park and ends at the Gateway Center Mall park, on Gateway Drive at the mall. If you haven’t been to the park at Gateway in East New York, then you are in for a surprise. The park has a bike path and plenty of trees and grass, along with a well taken care of cricket field.