Voting open for downtown Albany outdoor movie series

Tricentennial Park

Tricentennial Park is the park on Broadway across from Kiernan Plaza/the old train station.

Outdoor movies and food trucks are returning to downtown Albany this summer -- together.

The Downtown Albany BID is combining the Deja View film series and the Fork in the Road food truck series into a new string of events: Bites Camera Action.

It'll be in Tricentennial Park Monday evenings from July 10 through August 14. Food trucks and music will run from 5-8 pm. Movies start around 8:30 pm (depending on sunset).

As it did last year, the BID has a survey to ask people which movies they'd like to see screened in the series this summer. The survey is online and it also serves as an entry to a drawing for a $100 downtown Albany restaurant gift certificate.

The survey asks for people to pick six films from a list of more than 20 choices that span from old favorites such as Back to the Future to more recent films such as La La Land and The Martian.

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