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Under the Stars in San Diego

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Watch Stars under the Stars in San Diego

After a day enjoying San Diego's beautiful beaches, world-class attractions, numerous golf courses, fabulous shopping and amazing cultural institutions, spend the evening under the stars relaxing with a great movie, family, food and fun.

This page is updated as soon as event details are available. Events are subject to change or cancellation. Please check with event organizers for the most up-to-date information.

Rooftop Cinema Club

Rooftop Cinema Club

Watch new releases and old classics beneath the stars on the rooftop of the iconic Manchester Grand Hyatt.

When: Summer 2020
> Browse the Rooftop Cinema Club Movie Schedule

Summer Movies in the Park

Summer Movies in the Park

Looking for a fun, free and fabulous family activity throughout San Diego? Summer Movies in the Park is a perfect chance to relax and enjoy a safe and special night under the stars. Come early and get a good seat! Movies will begin at dusk. Movies are subject to change.

When: May through November TBD
> Browse the Summer Movies in the Park Schedule

Movies on the beach

Movies on the Beach

Watch favorite family movies and classics in a theater under the stars on Del Beach - a perfect finish to a day at the Hotel del Coronado. Cuddle up around a private bonfire with s'mores and relax in a beach daybed or rent beach chairs.

When: August TBD
> Browse the Movies on the Beach Schedule

Liberty Station Movie Nights

Liberty Station Movie Nights

Join Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens - Liberty Station every Tuesday night for Liberty Station Movie Nights! Once a week throughout the summer, the brewery shows movies on a twelve-foot screen in their garden. Bring lawn chairs and blankets, grab a beer at the bar, and settle down on the grass for a fabulous night of great food, great beer and great cinema! Remember to bring extra layers: even though we're in SoCal, nights can still get pretty chilly. Belly up to the movie night bar across the stone bridge for a selection of special movie night munchies, coffee, and of course, beer!

When: June through August TBD
> Browse the Liberty Station Movie Nights Schedule

Movies & More by the Lake - Santee Lakes

Movies & More by the Lake

Don't spend another Friday night sitting on the couch in front of the TV. Come sit under the stars at Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve and watch a movie on one of the biggest outdoor screens known to man. Snack shack available for your munching pleasure.

 

Little Italy Summer Film Festival

Little Italy Summer Film Festival

Travel through the countryside and cities of Italy while never leaving San Diego on Saturdays throughout the summer at the Little Italy Summer Film Festival in Amici Park. Make it a date night by enjoying an amazing dinner at one of the diverse restaurants throughout the Italian neighborhood.

When: June through August TBD
> Browse the Little Italy Summer Film Festival Schedule

Screen on the Green - San Diego Museum of Art

Screen on the Green

Take a trip into the art world with The San Diego Museum of Art as you sit under the stars in the Botanical Lawn (east of the Museum) in beautiful Balboa Park. Grab a picnic, a blanket, and a few friends and enjoy a selection of critically acclaimed films that present compelling, multifaceted stories featuring Indian artists, filmmakers, and actors, all celebrating the Museum’s summer exhibition Epic Tales from Ancient India.

When: August TBD

THE ATHENAEUM'S "FLICKS ON THE BRICKS" SERIES

Flicks on the Bricks

Another tantalizing offering of outdoor cinema and wine on the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library patio in the heart of La Jolla. Don't miss a tasty cinema schedule starring juicy wines and fab appetizers generously provided by great restaurants. Come join the Athenaeum for hot summer fun!

When: August TBD
> Browse the Flicks on the Bricks Schedule

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