‘Lightyear’ kicks off the series at the Colony Park Softball Field

ATASCADERO — Starting from July 29 through Aug. 26 (excluding August 19), families can enjoy a series of family-friendly movies under the stars at the new location, Colony Park Softball Field, located at 5599 Traffic Way, adjacent to the Colony Park Community Center in Atascadero.

Kicking off the series on Saturday, July 29, is the much-anticipated showing of “Lightyear,” a 2022 American computer-animated, science-fiction action-adventure film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios. “Lightyear” is a thrilling spin-off from the beloved “Toy Story” film series, focusing on the character Buzz Lightyear, now portrayed as a human rather than a toy. Gather your loved ones, bring your blankets, and get ready to be mesmerized by this captivating movie on the Colony Park Softball Field.

Other fantastic films lined up for the summer include “Hotel Transylvania: Transformania” (PG) on August 5, “Lyle, Lyle Crocodile” (PG) on Aug. 12, and “Super Mario Bros.” (PG) on Aug. 26.


Concessions will be available at every movie, courtesy of The Sausage Slinger and Paradise Shaved Ice. The event encourages attendees to bring low-back chairs and blankets, creating a cozy and enjoyable movie-watching experience for everyone. Best of all, admission to the Movies in the Park is free for the entire community.

The presenting sponsors include Tenant Health Central Coast, Fatte’s Pizza, and Country Touch Café. Supporting sponsors are First 5 San Luis Obispo County, Stout Pediatric Dentistry, and Waste Management. Friend sponsors include All Signs & Graphics and Five Star Rain Gutters, Inc.

For additional information about the event, visit VisitAtascadero.com or call (805) 470-3360.