AROUND TOWN: ‘Minions’ launches Movies Under the Stars series at Surrey’s Holland Park (photo gallery)

Animated films in focus at annual events held every August

Downtown Surrey BIA student interns pose with a “minion” and Bonnie Burnside (top row

SURREY — The Movies Under the Stars series kicked off Saturday evening (Aug. 6) with a screening of “Minions” at Holland Park.

The annual event is staged by Downtown Surrey BIA in partnership with several companies and organizations.

The month’s weekly outdoor movie series continues with “Inside Out” on Aug. 13, “Big Hero 6” on Aug. 20 and “Zootopia” on Aug. 27.

CLICK HERE for more series details, and see below for more of Gord Goble’s photos from Saturday’s event.




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