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Dockside in Whitby’s Summer Event Series: Dockside Cinema

July 22, 2019
Dockside Cinema playing Captain Marvel on the waterfront.

It was a fun-filled weekend in Whitby! We’re excited to have hosted our first big event of the summer at Dockside in Whitby, Whitby’s new lakefront destination. Dockside is our event space in Whitby Harbour, on the shores of Lake Ontario. We’ve been a proud sponsor of an incredible series of community events at Dockside since early 2017, and the fun just keeps coming!

Dockside Cinema: Crowd, Food Trucks, Cocktails and Superhero Family Fun | Brookfield Residential

This past Saturday, we hosted Dockside Cinema, and it was a great success! This free event welcomed families from Whitby and across the Durham Region to an evening of fun in celebration of the season and the spirit of community. The superhero themed event featured all kinds of fun for the whole family, including face painting, superhero arts and crafts, inflatables/bouncy castles, games, superhero training with Wonder Woman, Batman and Captain America, food trucks, gourmet popsicles, local craft beer, delicious cocktails, giveaways and more. The day ended with a large screen movie viewing on the lakeshore at dusk of the popular new superhero blockbuster Captain Marvel and free popcorn for all. Hundreds of people came out to enjoy the day, congregate with friends and family, and enjoy a movie on the waterfront.

Dockside Cinema: Arts and Crafts, Face Painting, Superheroes and Family Fun | Brookfield Residential

Have you been to an event at Dockside in Whitby yet? It’s a scenic and welcoming location, with a stunning stretch of shorefront, a lush grassy field, an accessible gravel area, plenty of parking and an easy-to-get-to location. Dockside is Whitby’s hottest event destination. It’s also got several perfect selfie photo ops, including a giant Dockside chair, a monumental Dockside statue and tons of lakefront beauty!

Dockside Cinema: Big Screen on the Waterfront, Captain Marvel, Tipsy Turny trailer and Cocktails | Brookfield Residential

Make sure you’ve signed up for event notifications on Dockside in Whitby’s website to get all the latest news and updates about our next event, Dockside Fest, coming on Saturday, August 17th! Dockside Fest will feature live music, food trucks, a beer garden and cocktail bar including a Raspberry Spiked Lemonade Station, boozesicles, a fun games area, a bazaar-style marketplace with local artisan vendors, an Aroma Bar for attendees to create their own scent with a professional perfumist, a couples’ chair massage and more. It’ll be a great event for the whole family and also a perfect date night for couples. Mark your calendar now!

To see photos of previous Dockside events, check out the photo galleries on the Dockside website and follow the Dockside Instagram page for even more photos and details about upcoming events.

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