Screen on the Green at North Fork

994 Research Park Blvd., Charlottesville, VA 22911

  • Presented By: UVA Foundation
  • Dates: September 24, 2021
  • Location: North Fork
  • Time: 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: Free


Bring your picnic blankets and lawn chairs for an evening under the stars at North Fork!

Join us for our inaugural outdoor movie night as we screen October Sky, the true story of Homer Hickam (Jake Gyllenhaal), a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes.

Snacks, dinner, and beverages will be available for purchase from Foods of All Nations and Popitos Pizza, plus complimentary popcorn for each attendee. Come early to grab the best spot and play a few lawn games.

Concessions begin service at 5:30 p.m. Showtime begins at dusk (around 7:45 p.m.)