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-Outdoor, family-fun night also includes activities, music and food-
One of Delaware’s most historic estates will host an outdoor screening of the family-friendly film “Honey, I Shrunk the Kids” on Saturday, July 23, 2016. The event will take place on the lawn of the Buena Vista mansion located at 661 S. Dupont Highway (Route 13), in New Castle, Del. Visitors are invited to bring blankets and chairs or they may sit directly on the grass. Between 6 and 8:30 p.m., activities will include lawn games, live music and the Professor Looney Photo Booth. Food and beverages will be available from the Plum Pit food and dessert trucks. Screening of the film begins at 8:30 p.m.
Admission to Buena Vista Movie Night is $3 per person. For reservations (non-refundable), please visit the Shop Delaware website (go to http://shop.delaware.gov and click on “Events” in the “Categories” column). Cash-only admission is also available at Buena Vista beginning at 6 p.m. on the evening of July 23. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be cancelled and rescheduled to a later date. For notice of cancellation, or for questions, call 302-323-4430, or visit http://buenavista.delaware.gov/ on the web or https://www.facebook.com/BuenaVistaConferenceCenter on Facebook.
“Honey, I Shrunk the Kids” is a 1989 American film that tells the story of an inventor who accidentally shrinks his and his neighbor’s children down to one-quarter-inch tall and unknowingly tosses them out into the backyard where they must try to make their way home while fending off insects and other obstacles.