Summer Movie Events


Summer FREE and Cheap Movies for Kids in Central KY!  Check out outdoor movies, special events, and more this summer.



FREE Friday Flicks at Jacobson Park


June 2: Beauty and the Beast (1991)
June 9: Moana
June 16: The LEGO Batman Movie
June 23: Trolls
June 30: Sing

June 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2017
7 p.m. (activities) | Dark (movie)Jacobson Park
Admission: FreeThere is only one place in Lexington where you can enjoy a newly released movie in the park, children’s games and a petting zoo for free – Free Friday Flicks at Jacobson Park.Celebrating its 20th anniversary, this family event offers a great evening of entertainment for all ages. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and pack a picnic dinner or purchase concessions from one of the many vendors on-site. (Sorry, no pets are allowed for the safety of our patrons.) For more information and movie titles, call 288-2900.This event is sponsored by Lexington Parks and Recreation, ABC 36, Don Jacobs, Emergency Management, iHeartRadio, and Kentucky American Water.

 Click Here for the Farish Theatre Events at the Central Library

Cinemark Movie Clubhouse  Fayette Mall   All films show Tuesday – Thursday at 10 am

$1 per person, per movie, at the theatre box office on day of movie OR See all 10 for $5! Get a ten-week series punch card at the theatre box office or online for $5, while supplies last


The Kentucky Theatre
Ticket prices $6
Times 1:30 pm and 7:15 pm

AMC Classic Movies -(Carmike at Mapleleaf)

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Fountain Films on Friday


Every Friday beginning July 14 – August 18, 2017

Movies start at approximately 9:00pm

Triangle Park, between W. Main Street and W. Vine Street


July 14 – Spaceballs (30 Year Anniversary)  Sponsored by Republic Bank

July 21 – Nightmare Before Christmas (Christmas in July)  Sponsored by Republic Bank

July 28 – Happy Gilmore  Sponsored by Republic Bank

August 4 – Mean Girls

August 11 – The Mask

August 18 – Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

Malco Theatres Winchester 

Tuesdays and Wednesdays $2

Classic Movie Nights at Waveland

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
July 21, 2017 / 9 P.M. or dusk
Featuring the classic, “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory”. Time: 9:30 p.m. or at dusk. Bring your chairs, blankets and join us for some family fun with a big screen classic on the front lawn at historic Waveland! There will be food available for purchase.

Cost: $5.00 adults; $2.00 children, 6-12; Kids under 6 are free




June 7-8          Ice Age
June 14-15       Kung Fu Panda 3
June 21-22       Despicable Me
June 28-29       Despicable Me 2
July 5-6           Storks
July 12-13        Trolls
July 19-20       Secret Life Pets
July 26-27        Sing
Aug 2-3           Home

Wednesday is open seating, no groups 10 or larger, no reserved seating, first come, first serve as long as seats are available

Thursday is designed for offical groups for example: day care groups, parks and rec groups- a group must arrive together, if more than one van or bus is used, the group must wait for all to arrive to be seated.  For group reservations, call 502-863-3979 and we will reserve seats for your group to ensure they all seat together.

The movie each Wednesday and Thursday morning is free to all as long as seats are avaiable. Titles can change without notice.

The movies are sponsored in part by:  Theatres of Georgetown and:  Bless Your H’art

Moonlight Movie Nights – Winchester – 

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Good Foods Co-op Outdoor Movie Night

Friday, August 11th, 2017  8 pm – 10:30 pm





Judy Drive In – Mt. Sterling
A great way to enjoy summer fun!  Check their website for info on what is playing.

Adult Admission: $7.00
Children 5-11: $2.00
Under 5: FREE

The Bourbon Drive In – Paris
Check the website for info on what is playing.


$8.00 – Adults (11 and older)
$3.00 – Kids (6-10)
Free – 5 and under

Regal Cinemas in Hamburg did NOT participate in a summer movie promotion in 2016 and they are not currently listed for 2017.

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  1. I. Price
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    Bourbon Drive In prices are $8 for adult and 3 for kids (ages 6-10)

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