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Water Flicks | Families on Film

@ Polk Bros Park Lake Stage

Multi-day Event

Water Flicks | Families on Film

@ Polk Bros Park Lake Stage

Navy Pier’s popular outdoor film series Water Flicks returns with a focus on families.

Families aren’t perfect, but these movies are.

Navy Pier’s popular outdoor film series Water Flicks returns with a focus on families—the ones we forge or the ones we’re born into. This slate of movies delights in the bon mots, baggage, and bonds surrounding our truest tribes.

  • July 11 - My Big Fat Greek Wedding, 2002, Rated PG, 95 min
    A Greek gal falls for a WASP, to the chagrin of her family.
  • July 18 – Encanto, 2021, Rated PG 13, 99 min
    Deep in the Colombian mountains, the Madrigal family possesses an extraordinary secret.
  • July 25 – Minari, 2021, Rated PG-13, 116 min
    A Korean-American family moves to an Arkansas farm in search of their own American Dream.
  • August 1 – My Family Mi Familia, 1995, Rated R, 125 min
    Sprawling multigenerational saga about a Mexican-American family that immigrates to the U.S.
  • August 8 - Rent, 2005, Rated PG-13, 135 min
    Adaptation of the hit musical about New York bohemians.
  • August 15 - Clifford The Big Red Dog, 2021, Rated PG, 97 min
    When middle-schooler Emily Elizabeth meets a magical animal rescuer who gifts her a little, red puppy, she never anticipates waking up to find a giant ten-foot dog.
  • August 22 – Meet the Parents, 2000, Rated PG-13, 108 min
    A man tries to impress his girlfriend’s family, but it intimidated by her stern father, an ex-CIA agent.
  • August 29 - Are We There Yet?, 2005 Rated PG, 94 min
    A kid-hating collectibles dealer takes his lady friend’s two bratty children on a nightmare trip from Seattle to Vancouver in order to impress her.
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Event Venue

Polk Bros Park Lake Stage

Address

600 E. Grand Avenue
Chicago , IL 60611

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