Mark your calendars and pack some popcorn, snacks, picnic blankets, and foldable chairs because there's a lot of great family-friendly movies playing this summer 2019 in Seattle! We have over 60 movies listed. That's a lot of movies! Most of the screenings are free entry while others cost no more than $5 per ticket. We suggest arriving at the venues early to get good seating.
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the outdoor show!
Center City Outdoor Cinema
Seattle Parks and Recreation is hosting FREE movies under the stars throughout July and August in parks throughout downtown Seattle. Pre-movie activities begin at 6pm, with the feature presentations beginning at dusk. Movies may be cancelled due to weather, so call 206-684-7710 after 1pm the day of the movies for rain-out information.
Seattle Center Movies at the Mural
Outdoor movies at the Mural Amphitheatre is a cinema experience like no other! Movies are played on a state-of-the-art 40-foot screen while families cozy up on the sloping lawn. This summer, the Seattle Center is playing popular and classic movies that the whole family will enjoy. All movies start around 9pm. Short films by the Cornish College of the Arts students will be played prior to each feature film.
Location: Mural Amphitheatre, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA
Movies In The Plaza at Carillon Point Marina
Enjoy Carillon Point's outdoor movies series every other Saturday throughout July and August. $5 suggested donations benefit Hopelink of Kirkland. Each night, seating is available at 7pm and there will be dining options available beforehand.
Location: Caillon Point Marina, 1200 Carillon Point, Kirkland Washington
Outdoor Movies at Marymoor Park
Watch some fan-favourites while sitting on the grass at Marymoor Park. Seating opens at 6:30pm and there's always pre-movie live music. And come hungry, because some of Seattle's best food trucks will be there. All movies are $5 cash or $6 credit. Children 5 and under get in for free.
Location: 6046 W Lake Sammamish Parkway NE, Redmond, Washington
Bellevue Summer Outdoor Movies in the Park
Come to for free movies, free popcorn, and free pre-movie entertainment. That's a whole lot of FREE! There are 12 movie screenings in this series that's playing throughout July and August. Each week, a non-profit agency that the audience can donate to will be represented. Pre-movie entertainment begins each night at 7:30 and movies begin at dusk (approximately at 9pm). The Bellevue Outdoor Movies in the Park series is taking place at two locations this summer, Bellevue Downtown Park and Crossroads Park.
Location: Bellevue Downtown Park, N.E. First Street and 102nd Avenue N.E., Bellevue, WA 98004
Location: Crossroads Community Park, 16140 NE 8th Street
SAAFF C-ID Summer Cinema
The Seattle Asian American Film Festival in partnership with Seattle Parks and Recreation is bringing four, free great outdoor movies to Hing Hay Park every Saturday night in August. Pre-movie entertainment including performances, local musicians, face painting, art making will be on prior to each feature film, and there will be lots of popcorn! Movies begin at dusk.
Location: Hing Hay Park, 409 Maynard Ave. S., Seattle, WA
Skyway's Free Family Outdoor Films
Every Friday night in August, Skyway is brining you some free, outdoor entertainment that you don't want to miss. Arrive at the venue as early as 7pm to purchase food from the food trucks and settle in for the pre-show that starts at 8pm. Bring some cash for the concession. Movies start at 9pm.
Location: Skyway U.S. Bank Parking Lot, 12610 76th Ave. S, Seattle, WA
Cinema Under the Stars
Rainer Arts Center is hosting two free outdoor movies as part of its Cinema Under the Stars series at Columbia Park. Bring your blankets, foldable chairs, and some cash for the concession. They will be accepting donations for Rainier Valley Food Bank. You are welcome to arrive at 8pm and the movies start at sunset.
Location: Columbia Park, 4721 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118
Summer Sounds and Cinema
For three Friday nights this summer, the City of Auburn is hosting live entertainment and blockbuster movies for the whole family to enjoy. Each night will include food concessions, food trucks, inflatable rides, and art activities. Pre-movie entertainment starts at 7pm and movies start at dusk unless otherwise noted.
Edmonds Outdoor Movie Nites
The Edmonds Parks and Recreation Department invites you and your family to their 13th annual Outdoor Movie Nites. Bring some cash because food vendors will be there. Movies begin after dusk, around 9pm.
Location: Frances Anderson Center Fields, 700 Main St, Edmonds, WA 98020
Summer Bash and Movies in the Park
Sound Credit Union and Click! Network are partnering with Metro Parks Tacoma to bring you five outdoor movies in Tacoma this summer. Bring some popcorn and snacks and enjoy the movie with the whole family.
Renton Outdoor Movies
This summer, Renton Outdoor Movies is screening four movies at four different parks around Renton. They're showing all the fan favorites right under the stars. All movies begin at dusk. All screenings are free unless otherwise stated.
We hope that you and your family enjoy your summer watching some great films under the stars. If you're looking for some more great things to do this summer in Seattle, check out our Event Listings.