Movie Night #1: "Beauty and the Beast" - June 9

Disney's 2017 hit film "Beauty and the Beast" will be the first of three movies at Canal Park in 2018.

May 18, 2018 11:01 AM

The Akron RubberDucks announced today that 2017 hit Disney film "Beauty and the Beast," will be the first Movie Night at Canal Park in 2018, showing on the stadium's giant HD video board on Sat., June 9 at 6 p.m.


"We are excited to have another opportunity to bring affordable, family fun to Canal Park, even while the team is on a road trip. This is the sixth year for our Movie Nights at Canal Park and they have proved to be a perfect way for families to spend time together and create an experience they will never forget," said RubberDucks General Manager Jim Pfander.

Tickets are $5 and will benefit the Summa Health Foundation. Children ages 3 and under enter for free. Gates will open at 5 p.m., and families will have the opportunity to play and relax in the outfield grass of Canal Park before the film is screened on the 26' x 68' HD video board, one of the largest in Minor League Baseball. No outside food or beverages are permitted in the ballpark.

The RubberDucks will host its second Movie Night at Canal Park on Sat., Aug. 4, with the film yet to be announced, which will benefit the American Cancer Society. The other film shown at Canal Park will be during the Fourth on the Field special event, which has taken place each Independence Day since 2015 when the ballclub has been on the road. Details for Fourth on the Field will be announced soon.

To purchase tickets, fans can visit, the Akron RubberDucks box office at Canal Park weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. or call at 330-253-5151.

The Akron RubberDucks are the Double-A Eastern League affiliate of the Cleveland Indians. The 2018 season, powered by FirstEnergy, is the franchise's 22nd since moving to Akron. For more information, call 330-253-5151 or visit

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