Breese Stevens Field will host Catch & Reel, a free Friday night fish fry and movie series, three times this summer on a large screen with seating on the field at the historic downtown venue nine blocks from the State Capitol. The series will be sponsored, in part, by The Cap Times and Lauer Realty Group.

The Friday night movie series will take place on June 10, July 15 and August 12. Gates will open at 7:00 PM with each movie beginning at 8:30 PM. Admission is free for the public. Movies will be selected via an online poll at starting next week where movie goers can vote for their favorite film from a curated list of movies selected by Cap Times Film Critic and Features Editor, Rob Thomas who will also appear at each event to talk about the movie.

June 10 – Harry Potter

  • Harry Potter and Sorcerer’s Stone
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

July 15 – Star Wars

  • A New Hope
  • Empire Strikes Back
  • Return of the Jedi
  • The Force Awakens

August 12 – Coen Brothers

  • Raising Arizona
  • Big Lebowski
  • Oh Brother Where Art Thou
  • True Grit
  • Beer Battered Icelandic Cod
  • Breaded Lake Perch
  • Breaded Blue Gill
  • Portabello Wrap with Pico de Gallo, Black Beans, Queso Fresco, and Chipotle-Lime Slaw
  • Korean BBQ Salmon Burger with Asian Slaw
  • Festival Foods Oktoberfest Brat
  • Cheeseburger

Each Catch & Reel night will also feature a classic Wisconsin fish fry.  The menu includes

  • Signature Wisconsin Mac-N-Cheese
  • Classic Creamy Coleslaw
  • Crinkle Cut Fries
  • Southern-Style Sweet Potato Salad
  • Local Corn on the Cob with Butter
  • Fresh Fruit Medley
  • Mixed Greens with Sweet Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette
  • Popcorn

A wide variety of craft beers and wine will also be available at each event. Private reserved tables for eight people will be available for purchase that will include wait service, fish fry, sides, 3 beverages per person and a great view of each movie for $350. For more information visit One lawn chair per person and blankets will be allowed into the facility.