Movies & Music in the Park

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The City of Forney Special Events Department is excited to release the lineup for the popular Movies & Music in the Park events this summer, all of which are held at the Spellman Amphitheater, 241 S. FM 548.  These FREE events are open to all and have become some of the more popular annual events the City hosts.

MUSIC IN THE PARK

This year, the series will offer music that everyone can appreciate.  All concerts will begin at 8 p.m.

  • June 19, 2020 - Memphis Soul

Memphis Soul is an 8 piece group showcases a distinctive sound and style inspired by such artists as Earth, Wind and Fire, Otis Redding, Al Green, and Aretha Franklin. The Memphis Soul Band features a solid rhythm section, fiery horns and dynamic male and female vocalists.  


  • June 26, 2020 - Bad Moon Rising (Creedence Clearwater Revival and John Fogerty Tribute Band)

Bad Moon Rising, a Creedence Clearwater Revival and John Fogerty tribute act, was formed in 2008 by Steve Combs, and is known for playing the hits of Fogerty and CCR “just like the record.” 

MOVIES IN THE PARK

Grab a blanket and popcorn and kickoff your weekend with a family-friendly movie. This year’s list includes classics, new releases and of course a Disney movie or two:

  • May 15, 2020 - A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (Postponed)
  • May 22, 2020 - Toy Story 4 *SPONSORED BY:  First Presbyterian Church of Forney* (Postponed)
  • May 29, 2020 - Dolittle (Postponed)
  • June 5, 2020 - Frozen II (Postponed)
  • June 12, 2020 - Spider Man Into the Spider-Verse (Postponed)
  • June 19, 2020 - Aladdin (2019) (Postponed)

PERMITTED ITEMS

  • Binoculars
  • Blankets and lawn chairs as long as crowd size permits
  • Cloth bags, soft packs 12 inches by 17 inches by 12 inches and smaller

FOOD

  • Outside food and drinks ARE NOT ALLOWED.
  • You will have the opportunity to purchase food and beverages.

ALCOHOL

  • Alcohol will be available for purchase