Nature Center Suds & Shows: ‘Mars Attacks!’ Thursday

‘Mars Attacks!’ shows at nature center at 7 p.m., Thursday. The doors open at 6 p.m. and drinks will be available from Pajarito Brewpub. Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy drinks before the show at the nature center. Courtesy/PEEC

PEEC News:

Watch “Mars Attacks!” at 7 p.m., Thursday in the Los Alamos Nature Center Planetarium at 2600 Canyon Road.

This event is the first in the nature center’s summer movie and beer night series Suds & Shows. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and beer and wine will be available from the Pajarito Brewpub at a cash bar.

The community is invited to bring a picnic dinner, buy drinks and enjoy spending time at the nature center before the movie. Movie tickets are $5 and drinks will be available for purchase.


Tim Burton’s “Mars Attacks!” is a comic sci-fi film featuring an ensemble cast including Jack Nicholson, Glenn Close, Annette Benning, Pierce Brosnan, Danny DeVito and many other Hollywood stars. The film was released in 1996 and is rated PG-13.


PEEC will host two Thursday movie and beer nights per month in June, July and August, with Pajarito Brewpub. The next Suds & Shows event is Thursday, June 21 with the film, “Jurassic Park.”


Because seating is limited in the planetarium, advanced ticket purchase is encouraged. Tickets may be purchased by visiting or calling the Los Alamos Nature Center 505.662.0460.


For more information about this and other PEEC programs, visit, email or call 505.662.0460.


PEEC was founded in 2000 to serve the community of Los Alamos. It offers people of all ages a way to enrich their lives by strengthening their connections to our canyons, mesas, mountains, and skies. PEEC operates the Los Alamos Nature Center at 2600 Canyon Road, holds regular programs and events, and hosts a number of interest groups from birding to hiking to butterfly watching. PEEC activities are open to everyone; however, members receive exclusive benefits such as discounts on programs and merchandise. Annual memberships start at $35. To learn more, visit