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Embrace the Summer Breeze Series: Free Movies and Concerts in Merchants Square

As the days grow longer and the temperature rises, what could be more enticing than an evening filled with free entertainment, laughter, and music? Merchants Square, nestled in the heart of Williamsburg, Virginia, is thrilled to present the Summer Breeze Series—an extraordinary lineup of free movies and concerts that will sweep you off your feet this summer. So, get ready to immerse yourself in the magical atmosphere of joy, laughter, and toe-tapping melodies that will make this summer an unforgettable one.

Escape into Movie Magic:

Merchants Square invites you to a cinematic experience under the open sky in the parking lot of Baskin Robbins and The Peanut Shop off Henry Street. Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and loved ones to enjoy an array of classic movies and modern blockbusters. From heartwarming family films to thrilling action-packed adventures, there’s something for everyone. Grab your popcorn, sit back, and let the silver screen whisk you away on a journey of imagination.

Free Movie Every Sundays* at Sunset!

July 2nd – September 3rd

  • JULY 2 – Super Mario Bros | start time 8:35PM
    Sponsored by SaladWorks
  • JULY 9 – Puss in Boots: The Last Wish | start time 8:30PM
    Sponsored by Carousel
  • JULY 16 – Luca| start time 8:30PM
    Sponsored by Fat Face
  • JULY 23 – PAW Patrol: The Movie| start time 8:30PM
    Sponsored by Wythe Candy
  • JULY 30 – Raiders of the Lost Ark| start time 8:30PM
    Everything Williamsburg / Brick & Vine
  • AUGUST 6 – Frozen: Sing Along Version| start time 8:15PM
    Sponsored by Baskin Robbins
  • AUGUST 13 – Minions: The Rise of Gru| start time 8:10PM
    Sponsored by Aromas
  • AUGUST 20 – Top Gun Maverick| start time 8:00PM
    Sponsored by Morgan Stanley
  • AUGUST 27 – To Be Announced| start time 7:45PM
    Sponsored by Three Cabanas
  • SEPTEMBER 3 – To Be Announced| start time 7:45PM
    Sponsored by Spice & Tea Exchange

Groove to the Rhythm of Live Music:

What’s summer without the sound of music? The Merchants Square Summer Breeze Series on the lawn of The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg presents a captivating lineup of free concerts featuring talented artists from various genres. Let the music wash over you as you sway to the rhythm, sing along with the crowd, and create unforgettable memories with friends and family. Discover new artists, rediscover old favorites, and revel in the magic of live performances that will leave you craving for more.

Free Concert Thursdays* in July & August on the lawn of Art Museum of Colonial Williamsburg. 6PM-8PM. Refreshments are available to purchase from select merchants. July 13 – August 17

  • JULY 13 – Empire Strikes Brass (Brass Funk Rock)
  • JULY 20 – Good Shot Judy (Big Band Jazz Swing)
  • JULY 27 – Chest Fever (Official Revival of “The Band”)
  • AUGUST 3 – Corey Harris (Blues & Roots)
  • AUGUST 10 – The Shootouts (Honky Tonk, Western Swing)
  • AUGUST 17 – Bill and the Belles (Americana, Country Strings)


Perhaps the best part of the Summer Breeze Series is that it’s absolutely free! Merchants Square believes that everyone should have the opportunity to enjoy quality entertainment without any barriers. It’s a gift from the community to the community, celebrating the joy of summer and the power of shared experiences. Don’t miss out on the Summer Breeze Series in Merchants Square—a sensational blend of free movies and concerts that promises to make your summer truly remarkable.