2 free family-friendly movies to show in Buford


Special Photo “Despicable Me” will be featured at Buford Community Center Town Park and Theatre’s Cinema Under the Stars tonight at 9 p.m.


Special Photo “Here Comes the Boom” starring Kevin James will be featured at the Mall of Georgia’s Movies Under the Stars on Saturday with entertainment starting at 6:30 and movie beginning at dusk.

BUFORD -- For the next two days, you won't need to leave the Buford area if you want to catch a free flick suitable to all ages.

The Buford Community Center Town Park and Theatre presents Cinema Under the Stars tonight, which is showing "Despicable Me" at 9 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs to watch the movie.

The center is located at 2200 Buford Highway in Buford. For more information, visit www.bufordcommunitycenter.com.

On Saturday, the Mall of Georgia is gearing up for its weekly series Movies Under the Stars with free entertainment on and off the screen.

The night features live music by Foxes & Fossils starting at 6:30 p.m. and "Here Comes the Boom" shown on a 42-foot outdoor screen beginning at dusk. Attendees are asked to bring blankets and chairs.

The activities will take place at The Village Pavilion. Mall tenants will be on hand as well, offering upcoming specials and food samples.

The Mall of Georgia is located at 3333 Buford Drive in Buford.