SEATTLE – The popular outdoor movie series – Movies at the Mural Presented by Prime Video – is back this summer at Seattle Center’s Mural Amphitheatre starting this Saturday. Moviegoers are invited to picnic on the Mural Amphitheatre’s gently sloping lawn with the Space Needle as a backdrop, serving as the best outdoor movie setting you can find in Seattle.
MOVIE: The Princess Bride
TIME/DATE: Movie begins at dusk, usually around 9 p.m., Saturday, July 30
LOCATION: Mural Amphitheatre, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA
This year’s series features five film favorites with The Princess Bride to kick it off. The beloved classic blending comedy, adventure, romance and fantasy celebrates its 35th anniversary this year. This Movies at the Mural popular staple comes complete with all the fencing, chasing, escapes, silly accents and rodents of unusual size audiences have come to expect. It runs for 1 hour and 38 minutes and is rated PG. The screening will be preceded by a short film created by students at Cornish College of the Arts.
The film series is presented by Prime Video with support from official sponsors including Coors Light, Ticketmaster, T-Mobile and Truly. Seating is first-come, first-served. For additional information about Movies at the Mural Presented by Prime Video visit seattlecenter.com.
About Seattle Center
Seattle Center is celebrating 60 years with all that is “New, Now, and Next” as Seattle’s hub for arts, sports, community events, and cultural festivals. Originally built for the 1962 Seattle World’s Fair, the dynamic 74-acre campus has transformed over the years to respond to, reflect, and represent the region’s ever-broadening community. Seattle Center and its iconic International Fountain are often referred to as the “Heart of Seattle,” serving as a treasured community gathering place where the local, regional, national, and international visitors come together every day.
Today more than 30 cultural, educational, sports and entertainment organizations reside on the grounds, along with a diverse variety of public programs and thousands of events attracting more than 12 million visitors each year. At Seattle Center, part of Uptown Arts & Cultural District and home to Climate Pledge Arena, our purpose is to create exceptional events, experiences, and environments that delight and inspire the human spirit to build stronger communities. Activities at the Center generate $1.864 billion in business activity and $631 million in labor income. Seattle Center extends special thanks to its Official Seattle Center Sponsors – Alaska Airlines, The Climate Pledge, Coors Light, Pepsi, Premera, Symetra, T-Mobile, and WaFd Bank.