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Sci-Fi Outdoor Movies Series » Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Embark on a sci-fi film journey in the outdoor movie series alongside the backdrop of the Fly’s Eye Dome. All are welcome to set the mood in sci-fi attire! Tonight’s screening features the 1977 classic, Close Encounters of the Third Kind. In the night skies near his Muncie, Indiana home, power repairman Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfuss) experiences something out of this world. His close encounter sets into action an amazing chain of events that leads to contact with the benevolent aliens and their Mothership. Spectacular special effects, John Williams’ outstanding score and winning performances from Dreyfuss, Teri Garr, Melinda Dillon and legendary director Francois Truffaut.

Sponsored by Demara Titzer

A cash bar will be available.

Free, register online or with Guest Services.



August 2, 2018
8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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North Lawn