Why stay at home when you can watch a classic film under the stars during these fantastic Autumn evenings in the desert? Especially when it’s at the Sunnylands estate in Rancho Mirage.  A fabulous opportunity, for free – perfection!

Get all the details below, and we hope to see you there!

*ps. great event to take a date to…just sayin’ 😉


sunnylands movies


WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2013, 07:00PM

Sunnylands Center & Gardens is happy to announce a new program: Films on the Great Lawn.

The film will be shown outside on the great lawn.
Bring blankets and lawn chairs.
Admission is free.
Doors open at 6:00 pm
Film begins at 7:00 pm

Carpooling is strongly advised. Filmgoers may bring small picnics but are reminded that no large coolers are allowed at Sunnylands. Alcoholic beverages are prohibited.
The film program is presented in partnership with the Palm Springs International Film Festival.
The first film, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, will be screened on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.

Directed by Frank Capra, with Jimmy Stewart, Jean Arthur and Claude Rains, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington was nominated for 11 Oscars (including Best Picture and Best Director), the film traces the experiences of a naive man (Stewart) who’s selected to fill a vacancy in the U.S. Senate, and soon finds himself enmeshed in a scandal involving corrupt pols.

You can find out more about Films on the Great Lawn at http://sunnylands.org/news/view/478

 — at Sunnylands.





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