Disney cartoons to be screened outdoors in downtown Bristol


Disney is coming to downtown Bristol next week.

Two animated children’s classics, “Peter Pan” and “Dumbo” will be screened outdoors on The Patch at Depot Square, North Main Street and Riverside Avenue.

The screenings are free.

The classic “Peter Pan” will be shown on Wednesday, Aug. 12 and “Dumbo” will be shown on Thursday, Aug. 13. Shows start each night at 8 p.m. with 30 minutes of cartoons, followed by the feature film.

Everything will be presented in Technicolor on a 14 foot outdoor screen.

For more information, please call the Bristol Chamber of Commerce at (860)584-4720.

The evening is made possible thanks to the Walt Disney Company, and sponsors ESPN, the Bristol Chamber of Commerce, the City of Bristol,  The Witch’s Dungeon Classic Movie Museum, and The Bristol Historical Society.

Bring your blankets or lawn chairs. Fresh popcorn and soft drinks will be available.dumbo peter pan