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Georgetown Sunset Cinema: St. Elmo’s Fire

From Rachel Cothran, Communications Director, Georgetown Business Improvement District

On Tuesday nights starting July 7, the Georgetown Business Improvement District (BID) kicks off Georgetown Sunset Cinema, Georgetown’s first-ever outdoor movie experience, through August 4. The inaugural slate features movies filmed in or inspired by Georgetown, Washington’s oldest and most iconic neighborhood. Moviegoers are encouraged to bring a picnic and blanket and enjoy the panoramic backdrop of the sunset, Potomac River and Key Bridge. View the list of films and additional information at

WHEN: Every Tuesday, July 7 through August 4. Movies begin at sunset; arrive at 7 p.m. for best seating and giveaways.

WHAT: FREE outdoor movies series hosted by the Georgetown Business Improvement District (BID).

WHERE: Georgetown Waterfront Park at the intersection of K/Water Street and Cecil Place NW.

HOW: Admission to Georgetown Sunset Cinema is FREE and open to the public. Blankets only (no chairs, please); picnics welcome.


  • July 7     St. Elmo’s Fire (Rated R)
  • July 14   State of Play (Rated PG-13)
  • July 21   No Way Out (Rated R)
  • July 28   Burn After Reading (Rated R)
  • Aug. 4   TBA