New Center Park continues its summer-long series with two movies this week:  The Maltese Falcon on Wednesday night and 
 Akeela and the Bee on Friday night. We're also pleased to partner with WXMD Radio on their Summer Solstice Event featuring an R&B performance by Demetria McKinney.
See below for more details and check out the full calendar here.
Wednesday Night Movies (Please note ratings before bringing children) 


Friday Night Movies - Family Movies (Please note ratings before bringing children – some are PG or PG-13) 

Doors @ 8PM. Films between 9PM & 9:30PM (depending on sunset).
1941 (Not Rated) 1h 40m
JUNE 22 - The Maltese Falcon
"The Maltese Falcon" is a cinematic masterpiece starring screen-legend Humphrey Bogart as private detective Sam Spade, a no-nonsense loner whose partner is killed while pursuing a case.

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Demetria McKinney
June 23 - WXMD Summer Solstice Event featuring Demetria McKinney
Doors @ 6PM. FREE Performance @ 7PM.

Demetria McKinney has played roles on the big and small screens, as well as the stage. She is a gifted singer with a rich voice and a skillful songwriter. Widely known for her role as "Janine Payne" on the hit TBS sitcom, "Tyler Perry's House of Payne," and can currently be seen on ABC Family in a recurring "Devious Maids" role, and on TV One as a primary character on "The Rickey Smiley Show." She has also been a guest star on "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" airing on the Bravo Television Network.
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Doors @ 8PM. Films between 9PM & 9:30PM (depending on sunset).
2006 (PG) 1h 52m
JUNE 24 Akeelah and the Bee
A young girl from South Los Angeles tries to make it to the National Spelling Bee.

Please Note:  "The Little Rascals," originally planned for this date, was cancelled.
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About New Center Park
New Center Park is a unique green space in Detroit's Historic New Center located on the southwest corner of Second Avenue and West Grand Boulevard across from the Fisher Building. Midtown Detroit, Inc. produces the park's summer series. 
All events are FREE and open to the public, with the occasional ticketed event for residents, employees, and visitors of the neighborhood.


The park is open to the public on weekdays from 8:00AM until dusk. Bring a picnic before 3:00PM! For more information, call (313) 420-6000 or go to:

New Center Park is produced by Midtown Detroit, Inc.
3939 Woodward, Suite 100, Detroit, MI, 48201 | (313) 420-6000 |
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