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. 


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 or 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. 

2018 lineup:

June 18, 2018: Heathers
July 9, 2018: The Big Lebowski
July 23, 2018: Happy Gilmore
Aug. 7, 2018: The Goonies
Aug. 13, 2018: Black Panther

Historic Elitch Theatre Summer Film Series

The Historic Elitch Theatre Summer Film Series is a family-friendly film series that offers great movies and raises money for a great cause. Bring your blankets and lawn-chairs and enjoy an evening under the stars and help raise funds to continue the restoration of the magnificent Historic Elitch Theatre (4655 W. 37th Ave.)! Tickets are $5; gates open at 6:30 p.m. 

2018 lineup:

June 15, 2018: The Sandlot
June 29, 2018: Ferris Bueller's Day Off
July 13, 2018: The Greatest Showman
July 27, 2018: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Monday Movie Madness at Infinity Park in Glendale

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, some of which are recent box office hits combined with several classic favorites. It's free! Gates open at 6:30 p.m.; movie starts at 7:30 p.m. 

2018 lineup:

June 25, 2018: Back to the Future
July 9, 2018: Wonder Woman
July 23, 2018: Coco
Aug. 6, 2018: Black Panther

Movie on the Green

Grab a blanket and a lawn chair for the outdoor Movie on the Green at Stapleton's Founders Green (29th Ave. and Roslyn St.). Films are free and concessions benefit local nonprofit organizations.

2018 lineup:

June 15, 2018: Boss Baby
June 29, 2018: Spiderman Homecoming
July 13, 2018: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Aug. 3, 2018: Honey I Shrunk the Kids
Aug. 24, 2018: Coco