FREE Summer Movies
Looking for an inexpensive activity for your kids and grandkids? Check out our area’s family-friendly movie programs at local theaters and free outdoor movie events!
Each participating theater shows the same movie on Tuesday and Wednesday at 10:00 am. Admission is $1 per person. Find the list of movies here.
Oregon theaters: Albany, Bend, Eugene, Gresham, Hillsboro, Oregon City, Portland, Salem, Sherwood, Tigard, and Wilsonville
Washington: Auburn, Bellevue, Bellingham, Bonney Lake, Everett, Kennewick, Lacey, Lakewood, Lynnwood, Marysville, Poulsbo, Puyallup, Renton, Seattle, Spokane Valley, Vancouver
Each participating theater shows a movie on Tuesday morning. Admission is $1 per person or 10 films for $5 if purchased in advance. Find the list of movies here.
Oregon theaters: Medford, Portland, Clackamas, Springfield
Washington: Federal Way, Olympia
Enjoy a family-friendly movie in a local Portland park for FREE (bring you own snacks, chairs, and blankets). Pre-movie entertainment begins at 6:30pm, including live performances by local musicians and free popcorn. Movies begin at dusk.
On four Friday evenings in July and August, the Square will be transformed into Portland’s largest outdoor movie theater for the entire community to enjoy! Movies begin at dusk. Movies will be Ghostbusters, The Princess Bride, Jurassic Park, and Frozen.
Did you know that other Portland-are communities host free outdoor family-friendly movies?
Beaverton — Flicks by the Fountain (August)
Gresham — Pictures in the Park (August)
Camas — Concerts and Movies in the Park at Crown Park (July-August)
Clackamas (Milwaukie & Happy Valley)– Movies in the Park (June-August)
Lake Oswego — Movies in the Park (July-August)
Salem — Movies in the Park (July-August)
Sandy — Starlight Cinema (August)
West Linn — Movies in the Parks (July-August)
Wilsonville — Movies in the Park at Memorial Park (July-August)
Don’t forget to visit the 99W Drive-In Theater in Newberg, one of the last drive-in movie theaters in the area.
Looking for more Pacific Northwest fun? Check out these resources:
The Ultimate Guide to Portland Family Fun — A gigantic list of affordable, family-friendly activities, events, and attractions in Portland
Pacific Northwest Summer Fairs & Festivals — A huge list of Oregon and Washington fairs, festivals, and special summer events
Summer Reading Programs for kids — A comprehensive list of summer reading programs in Oregon and Washington
Portland Staycation Ideas — Tons of ways to enjoy Portland this summer