Story to Screen Outdoor Movie Night

Library: Central Library, Jesse H. Jones Building

Date: 9/28/2019

Room: Central Library Plaza

Time: 8:00PM - 10:00PM

Type: Hispanic Heritage Month, Movies, Food Truck, Featured Event, Cultural Event, Community Celebration, Exhibits

Age Group: adults, seniors, young adults ages 18-35 years, kids ages 5-10, teens ages 13-18 years, tweens ages 9-12

Saturday, September 28, 2019 | film starts at dusk
La Bamba

“Ritchiiieee!” Come cry out for more ¡Música! at a special movie showing, under the night sky and the glow of City Hall, with the Rolling Roadshow!

Join us for this special event on the Barbara Bush Literacy Plaza. La Bamba (1987) tells the story of teenager Ritchie Valens’ (Lou Diamond Phillips) rock 'n' roll success in 1958. This film is suitable for all ages.

This is part of ¡Música! Festival & Mercado | 2-4 PM: exhibit symposium | 4-8 PM: festival 

Join us for a day-long celebration of story, song, and cinema, featuring exhibit tours and discussions, live entertainment, an outdoor market with books, multimedia, food and crafts, youth activities, and more on the Barbara Bush Literacy Plaza!

Featuring Houston Poet Laureate Leslie Contreras Schwartz, Musical Puppet Show with Author Raquel M. Ortiz, Los Skarnales, Invicto, and Zenteno Spirit.