Free and Low-Cost Movies for Summer 2017!

There are so many places to see free and low-cost movies this summer!  Mark your calendar and enjoy!

Free Kids Summer Film Series with Bow Tie Cinemas at Movieland at Boulevard Square.

Bow Tie Cinemas offers a free kids summer film series, every Tuesday and Wednesday morning from June 2oth to August 16th.  Shows starts at 10am.  Seating is limited to theater capacity, tickets issues on a first come, first served basis.  Films and schedules subject to change without notice.

The Schedule:

  • June 20th & 21st: Hotel Transylvania (PG)
  • June 27th & 28th: The Angry Birds Movie (PG)
  • July 5th: The Peanuts Movie (G)
  • July 11th & 12th: Storks (PG)
  • July 18th & 19th: Ice Age Collision Course (PG)
  • July 25th & 26th: Trolls (PG)
  • August 1st & 2nd: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG)
  • August 8th & 9th: Hotel Transylvania 2 (PG)
  • August 15th & 16th: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (PG)

Free Movies in the Park Series

A weekly Friday night, city-wide event, open to the public.  Bring your refreshments, blankets and chairs and enjoy the movie.  Activities begin at 8pm.  Movies begin at 8:30pm (or when it gets dark).  Free.  Sponsored by The City of Richmond Department of Parks, Recreation, and Community Facilities.

The Schedule (please note the park location changes weekly):

  • June 16th: The Secret Life of Pets (PG)
  • June 23rd: Ghostbusters (PG-13)
  • June 30th: Dr Strange (PG-13)
  • July 7th: Sing (PG)
  • July 14th: Moana (PG)
  • July 21st: Rogue One (PG-13)
  • July 28th: Fantastic Beasts (PG-13)
  • August 4th: The Lego Batman Movie (PG)
  • August 11th: Finding Dory (PG)

Regal Summer Movie Express Just $1

The Regal Summer Movie Express is making it possible for kids and adults to enjoy great $1 movies for 9 weeks this summer!  Most start June 20th.  Each participating location is offering the Summer Movie Express on Tuesday and Wednesday each week at 10am during the summer months at Richmond area theaters. Admission to the Summer Movie Express is $1. Tickets available for purchase at the box office ***BOTH MOVIES PLAY ON BOTH DAYS***

Participating Theaters:
Regal Short Pump Stadium 14 & IMAX  – 11650 West Broad Street Richmond, VA
Regal Westchester Commons Stadium 16 – 361 Perimeter Drive Midlothian, VA
Regal Commonwealth Center Stadium 20 & IMAX – 5001 Commonwealth Center Parkway Midlothian, VA

The Schedule (all local theaters are playing the same movies each week):

  • Tue. Jun 20 to Wed. Jun 21
    Both movies play on both days
    Kung Fu Panda 3 & Ice Age: Collision Course
  • Tue. Jun 27 to Wed. Jun 28
    Both movies play on both days
    Trolls & Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked
  • Tue. Jul 4 to Wed. Jul 5
    Both movies play on both days
    Monster Trucks & Penguins of Madagascar
  • Tue. Jul 11 to Wed. Jul 12
    Both movies play on both days
    Rio 2 & The Boxtrolls
  • Tue. Jul 18 to Wed. Jul 19
    Both movies play on both days
    The Secret Life of Pets & Sing
  • Tue. Jul 25 to Wed. Jul 26
    Both movies play on both days
    Kubo and the Two Strings & Ratchet and Clank
  • Tue. Aug 1 to Wed. Aug 2
    Both movies play on both days
    The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water & The Adventures of Tintin
  • Tue. Aug 8 to Wed. Aug 9
    Both movies play on both days
    Happy Feet Two & Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore
  • Tue. Aug 15 to Wed. Aug 16
    Both movies play on both days
    Storks & The Lego Batman Movie

$1 Movies at Henrico Theatre

Enjoy a movie at Henrico Theatre in Highland Springs. Tickets are only $1 per person and can be purchased at the door.

The Schedule:

  • Fri, Jun 2 at 7pm, Sat, Jun 3 at 2 & 7pm: The Magnificent Seven (PG-13)
  • Sat, Jun 17 at 10am & 2pm: Penguins of Madagascar (PG)
  • Fri, Jul 7 at 7pm, Sat, Jul 8 at 2 & 7pm: Sully (PG-13)
  • Fri, Jul 21 at 10am, Sat, Jul 22 at 10am & 2pm: Kubo and the Two Strings (PG)
  • Fri, Aug 4 at 7pm, Sat, Aug 5 at 2 & 7pm: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (PG-13)
  • Fri, Aug 18 at 10am, Sat, Aug 19 at 10am & 2pm: Trolls (PG)

$4 Movies at The Byrd Theater

Family Classics at The Byrd!  Every Saturday Morning at 10am all summer.  With Bob Gulledge at the Mighty Wurlitzer AND Classic Warner Brothers Cartoons before each show.  Box Office Opens at 9:30am each show day.

The Schedule:

  • June 3rd: The Great Race
  • June 10th: Hook
  • June 17th: Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • June 24th: A Monster Calls
  • July 1st: Fievel Goes West
  • July 8th: Around the World in 80 Days
  • July 15th: Duma
  • July 22nd: The Neverending Story
  • July 29th: Ponyo
  • August 5th: The Incredible Mr Limpet
  • August 12th: The Wizard of Oz
  • August 19th: Oliver!
  • August 26th: Long Way North

Richmond Spiders Spiderlings Kids Club Outdoor Movies

The movie will start at 6:30 p.m. at Robins Stadium at the University of Richmond. A FREE movie night for Kids Club Members presented by Virginia Family Dentistry! Bring a blanket to watch a movie on the field! Doors open at 5 p.m. with activities including balloon art and face painting before the movie begins. No outside food or drink is permitted but cash only movie concessions will be available such as popcorn, candy and soda.

The Schedule:

  • June 23rd: Moana
  • August 10th – The Lego Batman Movie