Back in 1988 the remake of the classic thriller "The Blob", was filmed in Downtown Abbeville. This Saturday night, June 8, there will be a free screening of the film.

According to Keep It Local Vermilion, the movie will play in Magdalen Square as one of their Movies Under The Oaks.

This is a free showing. Gates open at 6:15, movie begins at 7:45. Moviegoers are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets. There will be refreshments available for a donation to the local Relay for Life team.

Presented by Abbeville Mayor Mark Piazza, the Abbeville City Council, the Abbeville Film and Visitors Commission and On Set Cinema.