Black Friday: A Cinematic Experience  


The park presents Black Friday: A Cinematic Experience on Friday, May 26, 2023, at 7:00 pm. The program is held in the Visitor Center theater and is part of the 134th anniversary of the Johnstown Flood. To make a required reservation, please call the Visitor Center at 814-886-6171. Limited space is available in the theater.

The program offers a unique take on the park movie, Black Friday. The movie plays without sound. Costumed staff and volunteers perform songs and dramatic reading that corresponds with what the audience is watching on the screen.

Due to copyright restrictions with the movie, filming is not permitted in the theater.

Johnstown Flood National Memorial (U.S. National Park Service) (  

About Johnstown Flood National Memorial Johnstown Flood National Memorial was created by Congress in August of 1964 to preserve the ruins of the South Fork Dam and to commemorate the 2,209 lives lost in the Great Flood. For more information call 814-886-6171 or visit