It’s February, and we know what that means! It’s time to celebrate and honor Black History Month! If you’re looking for our full round up of amazing ways to celebrate Black excellence and history this month, check out our round up of amazing events, restaurants, and more!
There are so many cool events going on this month to celebrate Black history! One amazing and fun way to celebrate is by heading to the Atlantic Station Green for a free movie night!
What are they showing?
Thursday, February 8th, 2024: ‘The Color of Friendship’ (2000)
‘The Color of Friendship’ is about the friendship between two girls; Mahree and Piper, one from the United States and the other from apartheid South Africa, as they learn to navigate racial tensions and differences. The film is based on a true story. Rated G.
Thursday, February 22nd, 2024: ‘Remember the Titans’ (2000)
‘Remember the Titans’ is also a historical drama, based on a true story. It tells the story of coach Herman Boone and his attempt to integrate the T.C. Williams High School football team in Virginia in the early 70s. Rated PG.
Both films will be shown outside on the Green, and will begin at 7:00 pm. The run time is different for both films, but expect about two hours.
Bring your own blanket, chair, and make sure to dress appropriately for the weather. Both films are completely free to the public! And Atlantic Station has free 2-hour parking.
Address: Atlantic Station – 1380 Atlantic Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30363
For more information, check out Atlantic Station’s website!
Kick off your Black History Month by watching some epic and educational films with the whole community. You don’t want to miss out on Atlantic Station’s Black History Movie Series on the Green!