Movies on Market Square Lineup Announced

Communications Director

Kristin Farley
(865) 215-2589

400 Main St., Room 691
Knoxville, TN 37902

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Movies on Market Square Lineup Announced

Posted: 08/31/2016
Movies on Market Square

The silver screen is set to light up Friday nights on Market Square starting September 9 with a Disney classic. Based on a community-wide vote, this year's lineup of Knox County Public Library's Movies on Market Square features several Disney favorites and other blockbusters.

The Library is hosting the 13th year of Movies on Market Square, which is presented by Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union, to highlight its vast collection of movies and music with more than 50,000 titles. The Sights and Sounds Department at Lawson McGhee Library has one of the broadest physical collections of film and music of any public library in the Southeast. 

And the winners are: 
9/9 -  The Fox and the Hound (G, 1981)
9/16 - Legally Blonde (PG13, 2001)
9/23 - Up (PG, 2009)
9/30 - Night at the Museum (PG, 2006)
10/7 - Star Wars, Episode 7 - The Force Awakens (PG13, 2015) 
10/14 - Ghostbusters (PG, 1984) 

All movies are rated G, PG, or PG13, but parents are encouraged to check out the films to make sure they are right for their family. The series will run for six consecutive Friday nights, from September 9 through October 14. Movies begin at dusk,and well behaved dogs are welcome. Moviegoers should bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. 

Movies on Market Square is made possible through the generous support of Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union, Lusid Media, Downtown Knoxville, The Trust Company, Pilot Flying J, The Tomato Head, the City of Knoxville, KUB, Go!,  WBIR, B97.5 and Springboard AudioVisual. 

For more information, please call 215-8767 or visit