The Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica will act as an outdoor movie theater during the “Cinema on the Street” series, beginning Friday, July 6 with “The Sandlot.”

The second annual event is presented by Downtown Santa Monica.

Screenings are scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. and will continue on Fridays, July 13, 20 and 27 with “Ghostbusters,” “Rio” (3D) and “The Artist,” respectively.

To kick-off each movie, MI’s Westside Comedy Theater will offer a pre-show comedy performance.

Visitors are encouraged to bring a blanket or beach chairs to enjoy the movies.

The outdoor movie screen will be located on Third Street Promenade between Wilshire Boulevard and Arizona Avenue, just outside of Chipotle.

Admission is free. Parking is available in city parking structures throughout downtown Santa Monica.