by nomabid

Washington, D.C., May 17, 2013 – NoMa Summer Screen, the neighborhood’s most anticipated event, returns Wednesday with 13 weeks of OUTLAW HERO films! Now in its sixth year, the award-winning outdoor film series will feature classic American westerns, space invasion thrillers, ‘80s comedies, and more.

NoMa Summer Screen is a free, 13-week outdoor film series in NoMa, Washington, D.C.’s fastest growing neighborhood. Every Wednesday from May 22 to August 21, hundreds of neighbors gather at 7 p.m. for music, giveaways, food trucks, picnicking, and fun for the whole family. Films start at dark. All movies are screened with subtitles. Coolers, children and friendly (leashed) dogs are welcome.

Outlaw Heroes:

*   May 22: Indiana Jones: Last Crusade
*   May 29: Star Trek (The Future Begins, 2009)
*   June 5: The Princess Bride
*   June 12: The Italian Job (2003)
*   June 19: Goonies
*   June 26: Breakfast Club
*   July 3: The Fugitive
*   July 10: Bridesmaids
*   July 17: Moonrise Kingdom
*   July 24: True Grit
*   July 31: Hunger Games
*   August 7: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
*   August 14: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
*   August 21: Tentative Rain Date

Visit www.nomasummerscreen.com for a full synopsis and ratings of the lineups. Bring a blanket, Frisbee, or picnic cooler and connect with friends and neighbors as you enjoy great films under the stars. Follow us on Twitter @NoMaBID and like us on Facebook for weather updates, surprise giveaways, weekly activities, and information on food vendors.

The NoMa Business Improvement District organizes and manages more than 50 free events a year; for a full calendar, including a new Google calendar, visit nomabid.wpengine.com/events.

About NoMa

NoMa is a vibrant, growing neighborhood north of Union Station and the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. In the last seven years, private developers have invested more than $5 billion in the 35-block areas in the NoMa BID boundary, and have plans to develop more than 20 million square feet of office, residential, hotel, and retail space. NoMa is now home to 45,000 daytime workers, with 4.5 million SF leased in the last 4.5 years. More than 3,900 apartments have been recently completed or are under construction. NoMa has 13 modes of transportation, including two Red Line Metro stops, and the best biking facilities in D.C., with the only East Coast Bikestation, the 8-mile Metropolitan Branch Trail, and access to nine Capital Bikeshare stations. NoMa is the most connected neighborhood in Washington, D.C. For more information about NoMa, visit nomabid.wpengine.com.

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