This week in free things to do we have outdoor movies every night of the week, from family fare to really weird cult classics. There's also two Indeed brew nights and dance parties spanning two decades of music.
Movie Mondays: Caddy Shack
Tonight's rooftop movie features a young Bill Murray and Chevy Chase as they golf, fight groundhogs, and eat pool turds (it's actually a candy bar). Monday at dusk. 824 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis; 612-332-1133.
Mon. 9 p.m. Audubon Park.
Twin Cities Black Film Festival
Tue. 9 p.m. Father Hennepin Bluff Park.
Insight Summer Kick-Off Party
The Happy Gnome
Insight Brewing will be heading to the Happy Gnome for some $5 pints this Wednesday. Choose from the hoppy Dankbot, coffee-imbued Banshee Cutter, wheat-fueled Witbier, and the Crazy Aunt, a shandy-like brew with a whisper of gin and tonic flavoring. 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. 498 Selby Ave., St. Paul; 651-287-2018. --Loren Green
Cinema and Civics: Hidden Figures
Stevens Square Park
Featuring live music and snacks for sale, followed by the movie at dusk. 7:45 p.m. Wednesday. 1801 Stevens Ave. S., Minneapolis.
The Princess Bride
Wed. 9 p.m. Van Cleve Park.
Back to the Future
Thu. 9 p.m. Lyndale Farmstead Park.
Thursday Movies: The Parent Trap (1961)
Before you hit the light rail for home, head to dinner and then take in a movie by the Target Field Station, where they’ll be screening flicks on Thursday nights at 7 p.m. 1 Twins Way, Minneapolis.
Traveling Patio Picture Show
Trash Film Debauchery will be road tripping to a variety of pubs and bars this summer to screen amazingly awful flicks on patios. You’re going to need that beer. The series kicks off at Grumpy's with Gleaming the Cube, a movie starring Christian Slater as a teenage skateboarder investigating the death of his Vietnamese brother. Dusk on Thursday. 2200 Fourth St. NE, Minneapolis.
Shenanigans Flight Night
Indeed Brewing Company
On Thursday, Indeed is hosting an event that will allow you to try one beer, Indeed's Shenanigans, four different ways. Order up a flight for $12 and you'll score the original summer ale, a mimosa version, one infused with watermelon and basil, and one enhanced with lemonrass. Thu. 3 to 9 p.m. 711 15th Ave. NE, Minneapolis.
The 90s Preservation Society
Dance your way into the weekend with tunes from the '90s. There will be rock (Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Metalicca), hip-hop (Snoop, Naughty By Nature), pop (No Doubt, Britney Spears), and more. Thu. 8 p.m. to midnight. 923 Washington Ave. N., Minneapolis.
Hot Pink Hangover's Back to the '80s
... Or dress in your Reagan-era best and dance to hits and classics from the early years of MTV. Thu. 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis.
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