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Find many free or cheap movies in theaters and in parks all summer! These movies usually fill up quickly so arrive early to get a seat!  It is always a good idea to verify with the business before visiting. See these and other upcoming events in the Omaha Kids Calendar!

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Starlight Movie Series at Sumtur Amphitheater – FREE

  • Enjoy free family movies under the stars. Gates open at 7:30 p.m. with movies starting at dusk.
    • May 23 – Frozen
    • June 6 – Monsters University
    • June 20 – Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (Rainout)
    • July 25 – The Nut Job
    • August 1 – Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
    • August 8 – Despicable Me 2
    • August 15 – The LEGO Movie
    • August 22 – The Sound of Music

Movie Nights at Camp Fontanelle – Saturdays, May 23 – August 29 (every 2 weeks), Free Will Donation

  • Bring a lawn chair and/or blanket, bug spray, and campfire fare and enjoy an outdoor movie.
  • NEW! Zip lines will be open for 2 hours prior to the start time of each movie. Minors must have waiver filled out by adult guardian. Cost: $10/person for two 350 ft. rides.
  • No movies will be shown if the weather is rainy. Due to copyright issues, titles may not be shared publicly, but can be received by emailing fontanelle@umcneb.org.
  • Date and Approximate Start Time:
    • May 23 – 9:10 p.m.
    • June 6 – 9:25 p.m.
    • June 20 – 9:25 p.m.
    • July 4 – NO MOVIE THIS WEEK
    • July 18 – 9:15 p.m.
    • August 1 – 8:55 p.m.
    • August 15 – 8:35 p.m.
    • August 29 – 8:10 p.m.

LoessFest at River’s Edge Park, Council Bluffs – May 28, June 4, June 8; 9 p.m., FREE

  • Loessfest 2014 includes concerts, fireworks, semi-pro football game, bike ride, Disney Day, movies, and “Rays”, an interactive light display.
  • The amazing line up of events for Loessfest are all free and open to the public.
    • Wednesday, May 28 – The Rocky Horror Picture Show
    • Wednesday, June 4 – Despicable Me 2
    • Sunday, June 8 – Disney Day, Monsters University

Family Movie Night at Salvation Army Kroc Center - 6 p.m. – Movie, FREE

  • 5:30 p.m. – Doors Open, Free Popcorn, & Games
    • May 30 – Goonies (PG)
    • June 20 – Pirates of the Caribbean – Curse of the Black Pearl (PG-13)
    • July 11 – The Hobbit, (PG-13)
    • August 15 – Bridge to Terabithia (PG)

Free Family Flicks at Aksarben Cinema – May 31 – June 28 (Saturdays at 10 a.m.), FREE (canned food donation appreciated)

  • Seating is offered on a first come, first served basis. They will be collecting canned food items for Together.
    • Saturday, May 31 – Despicable Me 2
    • Saturday, June 7 – Turbo
    • Saturday, June 14 – Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
    • Saturday, June 21 – The Smurfs 2
    • Saturday, June 28 – The Lego Movie

Monday Night at the Movies at Midtown Crossing – Mondays, June 2 – July 28, FREE

  • Monday nights at sunset in Turner Park. Free Parking.
    • June 2: Frozen (PG)
    • June 9: The Hunger Games (PG-13)
    • June 16: Pitch Perfect (PG-13)
    • June 23: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (PG-13)
    • June 30: Toy Story (G)
    • July 7: National Treasure (PG)
    • July 14: Meet the Parents (PG-13)
    • July 21: Wizard of Oz (G)
    • July 28: The Lego Movie (PG)

Movies at Omaha Public Libraries – All Summer, FREE

  • Click on search slider, and then click on ‘Movie Days’ under Event types for all of the movies offered this summer!

Regal Summer Movie Express – June 3 – July 30 (Tuesdays & Wednesdays at 10 a.m.), $1

  • Regal Omaha Stadium 16 (7440 Crown Point Ave.). It is always a good idea to verify with the theater before visiting. Movie titles subject to change.
    • June 3 – Hotel Transylvania
    • June 4 – The Smurfs 2
    • June 10 – Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
    • June 11 – The Pirates: Band of Misfits
    • June 17 – Arthur Christmas
    • June 18 – Despicable Me 2
    • June 24 – The LEGO Movie
    • June 25 – Free Birds
    • July 1 – Adventures of TinTin
    • July 2 – Rise of the Guardians
    • July 8 – Kung Fu Panda 2
    • July 9 – Madagascar 3
    • July 15 – The Croods
    • July 16 – Epic
    • July 22 – Turbo
    • July 23 – Walking with Dinosaurs
    • July 29 – Mr. Peabody & Sherman
    • July 30 – Rio 2

Movies in Bayliss Park, Council Bluffs – Fridays, June 6 – August 1, Dusk (around 9 p.m.), FREE

  • Bring your lawn chair or a blanket. Rainouts are scheduled for the following Saturday evening.
    • June 6 – E.T.
    • June 13 – Frozen
    • June 20 – Ender’s Game
    • June 27 – Back to the Future
    • July 4 – No Movie
    • July 11 – Smurfs 2
    • July 18 – After Earth
    • July 25 – The LEGO Movie
    • August 1 – Cloudy with A Chance of Meatballs 2

La Vista Concerts & Movies – June 6, July 11, August 8; 7 p.m., FREE

  • Held at the La Vista Public Library, 9110 Giles Road.
    • June 6 – Blue House followed by “Frozen”, 7 p.m.
    • July 11 – Punching Puppets followed by “Lone Ranger”, 7 p.m.
    • August 8 – Charm School Dropouts followed by “Gravity”, 7 p.m.

Kid’s Dream Summer Film Series at Marcus Theaters - June 15 – August 13 (Sundays, Mondays & Wednesdays at 10 a.m.), $2

  • In Omaha, this includes Village Pointe and Twin Creek in Bellevue
  • For Free tickets, visit a participating agent with American Family Insurance, and you can receive two FREE tickets to your choice of this year’s titles:
    • June 15th, 16th, & 18th – The Lego Movie
    • June 22nd, 23rd & 25th – The Nut Job
    • June 29th, 30th & July 2nd – Despicable Me 2
    • July 13th, 14th, & 16th – Turbo
    • July 20th, 21st, & 23rd – Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2
    • July 27th, 28th, & 30th – The Croods
    • August 3th, 4th, & 6th – Mr. Peabody & Sherman
    • August 10th, 11th, & 13th – Rio 2

Cox Music and Movies at Holland Center East Lawn – Fridays, July 11 – 25, 2014, FREE

  • Each Cox Music & Movies evening will feature a performance by an area band followed by a family-friendly film presented in the courtyard of the Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas St. The courtyard will open at 7 p.m. with music beginning at 7:30 p.m. and the film beginning at dusk, or around 8:45 p.m., rain or shine. Grass seating is available and blankets and chairs are welcome. Concessions available. No outside food, drink or pets are permitted.
    • Friday, July 11: Dani Cleveland and Friends, “Frozen”
    • Friday, July 18: Root Marm Chicken Farm Jug Band, “Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl”
    • Friday, July 25: The Electroliners, “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”

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