The highly popular "Movies Under The Stars" is tonight and they will be playing the movie "The Muppets" at the Prien Lake park.

Movies under the Stars runs the whole month of April with movies still scheduled for tonight and next Friday, April 26th, 2013 and it's free.

Here is a preview of tonight's feature film:

Photo provided by the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury

“Muppets (2011)” – A greedy tycoon threatens to shut down the old Muppet theatre but he’ll have to face Kermit and three Muppet fans determined to get the old gang back together in time for one incredible show!

Here are a preview of the last movie that will be playing in April:


  • April 26th – “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol” – Ethan Hunt and his new team go rogue when their organization is shut down after being framed in a bombing at the Kremlin. With no help or backup the team chases a dangerous terrorist from Russia to Mumbai in a spectacular array of action scenes and special effects

Movies Under the Stars is a free event that’s open to the public. Each event date will begin at 7:00 pm. Seating is first come first serve and residents are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs, blankets and refreshments. Snacks can also be purchased on-site. Prien Lake Park is located at 3700 West Prien Lake Road in Lake Charles. In the event of inclement weather, dates may be cancelled.

Source: Julie Fay Calcasieu Parish Police Jury

So make sure you plan to attend one or all of these great family friendly events!