Rapids and Civic Center Conservancy to screen "Despicable Me" on August 2 at Civic Center Park

Rapids players Drew Moor and Shane O'Neill to sign autographs before Bike-In Movie

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (Friday, July 19, 2013) – The Colorado Rapids have partnered with the Civic Center Conservancy to present “Despicable Me on Friday, August 2 from 7:30 – 11 p.m. as part of Denver’s 2013 Movies in the Park Series. The Colorado Rapids Academy will host a clinic with 50 children from Big Brothers, Big Sisters at the park from 6:30-7:30, followed by an autograph session with Rapids defenders Drew Moor and Shane O’Neill from 7:30-8:30.

Colorado Rapids Street Team will be there starting at 6:30 p.m. with giveaways and activities for children.

Produced by the Civic Center Conservancy, Denver Parks and Recreation, and the Outdoor Cinema Network, the Civic Center Bike-In Movie Series invites cycling enthusiasts, as well as those using all other modes of transportation, to enjoy gourmet food trucks and a free screening of the movie “Despicable Me” displayed on a 40-foot screen in Civic Center Park.

WHO:                     Colorado Rapids players Drew Moor and Shane O’Neill
                              Colorado Rapids Street Team

WHAT:                    Bike-In Movie presentation of “Despicable Me” with Civic Center Conservancy and
                              soccer clinic

WHEN:                   Friday, August 2
                              6:30 – 7:30 p.m. – Clinic with Big Brothers, Big Sisters
                              7:30 – 8:30 p.m. – Autograph session with Rapids players
                              8:30 p.m. – Movie starts

WHERE:                Civic Center Park
                              100 W 14th Ave Pkwy
                              Denver, CO 80204

For more information on the Bike-In Movie Series, click here or check out the Colorado Rapids event page on Facebook by clicking here.