Guide to LA's Outdoor Movie Screenings

We're ready to spend our warm summer nights under the stars. Grab your picnic blankets and your popcorn and get ready to see movies in a whole new way. Explore the various outdoor movie series that bring films together with music, food and more.

Rooftop Cinema Club

Driven by their love of film, our rooftops promise a handpicked curation of cult classics, new releases, and some of their favorite films. Rooftop Cinema Club has put the social and the celebration back into cinema and made it something special.

Montalban Summer Movie Series

The Montalban rooftop is equipped with a full bar & concession stand, and UMAMI BURGER has scaled new heights to bring their delectable offerings here! Delicious burgers, including the plant-based 'Impossible Burger' & a selection of sides, are available for purchase.  


Cinespia and Summer go hand-in-hand; the cinematic experience, presented by Amazon Studios recently announced their July lineup and it is no joke. From Thelma & Louise, a Fourth of July screening of Footloose, Austin Powers are just a few of the anticipated movies you won’t want to miss this summer so rally your friends and bring your picnic blankets!

Eat See Hear

EatSeeHear is back with Showtime. Enjoy outdoor movies, food trucks, and live music every Saturday in Los Angeles. Voted Best Outdoor Movies by LA Magazine and the best part? Dogs are welcome! Bring your friends to see Grease, Top Gun, The Sandlot or Singin’ in the Rain. Take a gander at the full calendar; there’s something for everyone.

Street Food Cinema

Street Food Cinema has been hosting outdoor movies every Saturday since April and will continue to do so through October 29th. The entertainment event series features tasty food trucks, emerging music artists, audience games and a great selection of outdoor movies. Watch 500 Days of Summer, Purple Rain, Hocus Pocus, The Lost Boys and more.

Skirball Outdoor Movies

Bring the whole family to sit under the stars and watch beloved films featured in the Skirball’s summer exhibitions. Before the screening, check out the exhibitions Leonard Bernstein at 100 and The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited. Then enjoy cocktails, wine, beer, and light fare available for purchase.

Hollywood Bowl

Experience the magical world of Harry Potter and Star Wars films in the series in high definition on the Hollywood Bowl’s big screen while music is performed live-to-picture in an unforgettable experience under the stars.

Melrose Rooftop Theater

Melrose Rooftop Theater shows cult classic movies and new releases alike and operates Sun-Thur every week from May-November with movies starting at sunset. The cinema utilizes wireless technology with individual headsets provided to guests to maximize the cinema experience. The unique outdoor cinema experience is nestled in the heart of West Hollywood's fashion and design precinct. 

Moonlight Movies on the Beach

Movies on the beach? What more could you ask for on a lovely summer night? Moonlight Movies on the Beach are perfect for families, date nights or just hanging out with friends.