Looking to do something different for Valentine's Day that won't break the bank? Spend the most romantic night of the year at Ascarate Park. Yes, you read that correctly; Ascarate Park.

El Paso County Parks invites you to celebrate The Holy Day of Obligation® with your lovah on Thursday, February 14, at a free lakeside showing of the romantic comedy The Proposal. How hilarious is that chanting in the woods scene with Betty White, amirite?

Grandma Annie: Come on, Margaret! Feel the rhythm of the drums.
Margaret Tate: To the window, the window. To the wall, to the wall.To the sweat drip down my ...

You could even be a total baller and treat your boo to some of the best paper boat food El Paso's food truck scene has to offer as a handful of food trucks will be on-site for movie snacks and food.

No sitter? No problem, make it a family night. "Dinner and a Movie" at Ascarate Park is a family friendly event.

Gates will open at 5 p.m. The Sandra Bullock/Ryan Reynolds classic will begin just after sundown; approximately 6:15 p.m. For more event information, visit the El Paso County Parks & Special Events Facebook.

Bring chairs and blankets!

Dinner and a Movie Valentine's Day

• "The Proposal"
• Thursday, Feb. 14
• Ascarate Park by the Pavilion
• 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
• Movie 6:15 p.m.
• Food Trucks: Sabor Mexicano, Kona Ice and Sushi on Wheels
• Free entry

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