World of Energy hosts ‘Star Wars’

Outdoor movie night planned on Lake Keowee

UPSTATE — Duke Energy’s World of Energy will host a free outdoor movie night on Friday, July 15, at its point on Lake Keowee, featuring the newly released “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Showtime is at 8:50 p.m.

This is the seventh year the World of Energy and the Oconee Nuclear Station have hosted outdoor movies for the community.

Attendees are encouraged to wear costumes and bring blankets and chairs for seating. Guests can also watch the movie from their boats on the Lake Keowee shoreline. Food and drinks are allowed, and concessions are available for purchase by local Boy Scout Troop 120. No pets or alcoholic beverages are permitted on the grounds.

Parking is available at the World of Energy, with additional parking available across the street from the World of Energy entrance on U.S. 130. Look for directional road signs. Complimentary shuttle service from the overflow parking area to the World of Energy is provided, as well as transportation to the lake’s peninsula. For more information, directions or in case of bad weather, call the World of Energy at (800) 777-1004.

Duke Energy’s World of Energy is located at 7812 Rochester Highway, Seneca, SC 29672. The World of Energy is an interactive education center that focuses on informing the public about energy production and the environment. All events and activities are free and open to the public. For more information, contact (864) 873-4600 or visit