There's no better way to spend a cool summer night in The Mile High City than enjoying a great movie in the great outdoors. 

Film on the Rocks at Red Rocks

One of Denver's top summertime events, Film On The Rocks lets you enjoy blockbuster entertainment on the big screen in the incomparable setting of Red Rocks Amphitheatre. The great cinema is just the beginning of the fun. Each Film On The Rocks event features an opening comedian and band as well as fun, audience participation contests. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., bands begin playing at approximately 7 p.m. and movies start at dusk. Tickets are $15. 

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Dive-In Movies at Elitch Gardens

After a day of fun at Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park, unwind with a "dive-in" movie at Island Kingdom Water Park. Movies begin around 7:30 p.m. on Friday nights and are free with any park admission or season pass. 

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Monday Movie Madness at Infinity Park

Enjoy free flicks in Glendale this summer during Monday Movie Madness at Infinity Park (4599 E. Tennessee Ave., Glendale). As has become tradition, viewers have voted on and chosen the movies that will be shown this year, and it's a mix of recent box office hits combined with several classic favorites. Best of all, it's free! Gates open at 6:30 p.m.; movie starts at 7:30 p.m. 

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Outdoor Movie Series on Founders Green @ Stapleton

Grab a blanket and a lawn chair for the Outdoor Movie Series on Founders Green @ Stapleton (29th Ave. and Roslyn St.). Films are free and begin at dusk. Concessions benefit local nonprofit organizations.

  • June 12, 2020: Space Jam
  • June 26, 2020: The Farewell
  • July 10, 2020: The Goonies
  • July 24, 2020: Little
  • Aug. 7, 2020: Frozen 2


Movies on the Square at Southlands

Southlands (6155 S. Main Street, Aurora) includes a four-block Main Street and community plaza surrounded by shops and restaurants. During the summer, when the sun goes down, the big screen goes up, with Movies on the Square beginning at dusk.

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Summer Movie Series at E.B. Rains Jr. Memorial Park

For four Wednesday nights each summer, E.B. Rains Jr. Memorial Park (11701 Community Center Dr., Northglenn) invites the community to gather for a free outdoor movie. Movies begin at dusk.

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Movies & Music in the Park at Parfet Park

This family-friendly series features free music and a movie on Friday nights in August in downtown Golden's Parfet Park (10th St. and Washington Ave.). Music begins at 7 p.m. and movies start at dusk, around 8:30 p.m.

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Film in the Park in Highlands Ranch

Produced by the Highlands Ranch Community Association, this annual film series features free movies at Civic Green Park (9370 S Ridgeline Blvd., Highlands Ranch) on select nights in August. Shows start around dusk and blankets and lawn chairs are welcome!

  • Aug. 7, 2020: Ugly Dolls
  • Aug. 14, 2020: Toy Story 4
  • Aug. 21, 2020: Frozen 2 (Come dressed as your favorite Frozen character and meet Anna and Elsa from 7–9 p.m.) 


Movies in the Park in Parker

Enjoy games, vendors, music, concessions and, of course, free movies at O’Brien Park (10795 Victorian Dr., Parker). Movies begin at dusk — come early to reserve your space.

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Movies in the Park in Westminster

Watch your favorite, family-friendly films on a giant, outdoor screen for free! Activities and food concessions start at 7 p.m., and films start at dusk. Bring your chair or blanket and enjoy the show. Each night is hosted in a different Westminster park!

  • June 12, 2020: Movie TBD (Legacy Ridge Golf Course)
  • July 17, 2020: Toy Story 4 (Westfield Village)
  • Aug. 7, 2020: Frozen 2 (City Park Soccer Fields)
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