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Thursday, August 25

Free Drive-In Movie Night | San Jose
Thursday, August 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Arrive early; the drive-in fills up quickly on free nights
| Capitol 6 Drive-In (San Jose)
Free Drive-In Movie Night | San Jose

The West Wind Drive-in movie theaters in Concord and San Jose host a Free Drive-in Movie Night twice a year including a festival with live music, games and $1 nachos. All movies are double features. Admission is free. Gates open at 6 pm. Films start at dusk. Arrive ...

Free Drive-In Movie Night | East Bay
Thursday, August 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Arrive early; the drive-in fills up quickly on free nights
| Solano 2 Drive In
Free Drive-In Movie Night | East Bay

The West Wind Drive-in movie theaters in Concord and San Jose host a Free Drive-in Movie Night twice a year including a festival with live music, games and $1 nachos. All movies are double features. Admission is free. Gates open at 6 pm. Films start at dusk. Arrive ...

Bike Ride To Jack London For Sing-A-Long Movie | Oakland
Thursday, August 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| GenZe Experience Center
Bike Ride To Jack London For Sing-A-Long Movie | Oakland
Get your singing voices ready and join them for an evening of singing, movies and fun. Meet up at their Oakland Experience Center and join them for a ride over to Jack London Square to watch Glee 3D under the stars and to croon your hearts out. They’ll be ...
Monthly Películas de Oro & Mezcal Tasting | SF
Thursday, August 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $8 | Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
Monthly Películas de Oro & Mezcal Tasting | SF

Monthly showings of Mexican movies from the Golden Age (Epoca de Oro) 1935 – 1959 paired with tasting of Wahaka Mezcal, a premum small-batch mezcal from Oaxaca, Mexico. Film showing will be followed by a brief discussion of the film with the audience. The series ...

$5 Movie Night: ’80s Cult Classic Film Night: “Labyrinth” | Danville
Thursday, August 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $5 | Village Theatre Art Gallery
$5 Movie Night: '80s Cult Classic Film Night:
Join in for the ’80s cult classic film night and watch Labyrinth as it was meant to be seen– on the big screen. Starring David Bowie in one of his most iconic roles and featuring some of Jim Henson’s most creative, complex puppets, Labyrinth is a mystical ...
Movies On The Square: “Pretty in Pink” | Redwood City
Thursday, August 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies On The Square:
John Hughes crafts an exemplary ’80s Brat Pack romance out of the standard Cinderella story in Pretty in Pink. Andie Walsh (Molly Ringwald) is a teenager who lives in the dingy part of town with her terminally underemployed dad (Harry Dean Stanton). She works at a ...
“Glee 3D” Sing-Along Outdoor Cinema & Costume Party | Jack London Square
Thursday, August 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Enjoy an evening of song, dance and movie classics on the waterfront with free outdoor screenings of popular musicals. This lively film series will screen fan favorites on special evenings at sundown. Bring blankets and chairs. Please note that start times may change based on ...

Friday, August 26

Movies in the Park: “Inside Out” | Burlingame
Friday, August 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Snacks available for purchase.
| Washington Park (Burlingame)
Movies in the Park:

Enjoy a fun night out with family or friends watching a great movie under the stars on their 30′ inflatable movie screen. The Movies in the Park series is brought to you by the Burlingame Parks and Recreation Department and Putnam Subaru. All movies begin at ...

Free Movies In The Park: Star Wars Episode V | Oakland
Friday, August 26 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Redwood Heights Recreation Center
Free Movies In The Park: Star Wars Episode V | Oakland

Movies in the Park is back with family friendly films in the park by the Redwood Heights Recreation Center in Oakland. All movies begin at dusk. Popcorn, hot chocolate, drinks and hot dogs will be available for purchase. Dress warm and bring a lawn chair and ...

2016 Movie Under the Stars: “Minions” | Menlo Park
Friday, August 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Chestnut Paseo (Menlo Park)
2016 Movie Under the Stars:

The 2016 Menlo Movie Series will feature free movies in Downtown Menlo Park on the Chestnut Paseo. Be sure to bring a chair, blanket, and some snacks to enjoy, but most of all, don’t forget to bring the family. Enjoy a night of watching the ...

Saturday, August 27

Movie At The Library: Ant-Man | South SF
Saturday, August 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | South San Francisco Community Learning Center
Movie At The Library: Ant-Man | South SF
A free screening of the family-friendly movie, Ant-Man. Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, cat burglar Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a ...
Film Night In The Park: “Lost In Translation” | Washington Square Park
Saturday, August 27 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Washington Square Park
Film Night In The Park:

The San Francisco Neighborhood Theater Foundation (SFNTF) produces the popular Film Night in the Park Outdoor Film Series in Dolores Park, Union Square and Washington Square Park. Films are free of charge in beautiful park settings and projected on a giant outdoor screen. Arrive early, spread ...

Renegade Drive-In Movie Night “Spinal Tap” | North Bay
Saturday, August 27 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are appreciated.
| Old Hamilton Theater Building
Renegade Drive-In Movie Night
Everything that can go wrong does go wrong in this classic mockumentary the led the way for Best in Show and Waiting for Guffman. Come follow along with a behind the scenes look backstage with the ridiculously insane heavy metal band Spinal Tap as they limp across ...

Sunday, August 28

Hoax? “Netflix & Chill” Open Air Movie Festival | Dolores Park
Sunday, August 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
Hoax?
Event Update: Is this real? Would Netflix allow this? Would Dolores Park let 3,000 f*ck under blankets in the park? Something smells fishy to us – it’s likely a hoax, so beware before you head out and plan your evening around this. But over 30,000 people have ...
’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, August 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Monday, August 29

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Complete Unknown” | SF
Monday, August 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required. Arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview screening of Complete Unknown, a drama mystery thriller film. The screening takes place at 7 pm on Monday, August 29, 2016 at a movie theater in San Francisco with easy access to BART. FuncheapSF has an exclusive code for free tickets. Free Film Screening: Complete Unknown Monday, August 29, ...

Tuesday, August 30

Wine & Movie Night: “Some Like It Hot” | Top of the Mark
Tuesday, August 30 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Top of the Mark Lounge
Wine & Movie Night:

Wind down every Tuesday night during the summer of 2016 with a free wine or spirit tasting and screening of a classic movie. Summer Movie Nights are back at Top of the Mark featuring a selection of classic comedy, action, and drama flicks from the 1930s ...

Wednesday, August 31

Free Outdoor Movie Night: “Jurassic Park” | San Jose
Wednesday, August 31 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | St. James Park (San Jose)
Free Outdoor Movie Night:

Starlight Cinemas in San Jose return to St. James Park in 2016. The films, picked from suggestions made by downtown’s Facebook fans, promise evenings of family-friendly fun. All movies are free and begin at dusk in the park. As part of the city’s Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood ...

Thursday, September 1

Movies On The Square: “The Martian” | Redwood City
Thursday, September 1 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies On The Square:
During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ...
New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.
Thursday, September 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Artists' Television Access
New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.

The Bay Area’s only Open Screening for up and coming filmmakers takes place on the first Thursday of each month at Artists’ Television Access in the Mission. Come enjoy a supportive community of filmmakers and see your work on the big screen. Feel free to ...

Friday, September 2

2016 Movie Under the Stars: “Avengers: Age Of Ultron” | Menlo Park
Friday, September 2 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Chestnut Paseo (Menlo Park)
2016 Movie Under the Stars:

The 2016 Menlo Movie Series will feature free movies in Downtown Menlo Park on the Chestnut Paseo. Be sure to bring a chair, blanket, and some snacks to enjoy, but most of all, don’t forget to bring the family. Enjoy a night of watching the ...

Sunday, September 4

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, September 4 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo Japanese American Center
Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo

San Mateo Kabuki Club is a well-established group that holds classes on the first Sunday of every month, focusing on Kabuki performances on film. Classes are open to the public. The group is led by two very passionate and knowledgeable experts on Kabuki. Films are ...

Wednesday, September 7

Free Movie Screening: “Aftermath: Triumph Of A City” | SF Main Library
Wednesday, September 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Free Movie Screening:
Aftermath looks at the ways in which Christchurch took the opportunity after a massive earthquake to completely re-think the city’s design, focusing on long-term structural and environmental sustainability and livability, with the help and input of ordinary citizens, politicians, planners, and designers. After the screening, ...

Thursday, September 8

Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema Opening Night | SF
Thursday, September 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Suggested donation of $10.
| Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema Opening Night | SF
Join them for the opening night reception and preview of the 2016 Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema Season. Reception in the gallery presiding the screening will include beverages, refreshments and musical entertainment. Screening will highlight some of the films featured in the 13th Season.
Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, September 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Theatre
Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre

The Orinda Theatre hosts a free movie night at 7 pm on every second Thursday of the month. Every month showcases a new interesting classic title and sometimes you can catch special guest appearances by actors and film makers. Bring some cash for popcorn and ...

Friday, September 9

Starlight Movies in the Park “Inside Out” | Alameda
Friday, September 9 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Leydecker Field
Starlight Movies in the Park
June 24: The Smurfs – Alameda Point Multi-Purpose Field July 22: Aladdin – Alameda Point Multi-Purpose Field September 9: Inside Out – Leydecker Field
Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Kicks” | AMC Metreon 16
Friday, September 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Metreon 16
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Kicks,” the debut film from director Justin Tipping about a teen from the Bay Area whose favorite pair of shoes get stolen and he decides to embark on a mission to retrieve them. Free Film Screening: Kicks September 9, 2016 ...
Free Movies In The Park: Guardians Of The Galaxy | Oakland
Friday, September 9 – 7:25 pm | Cost: FREE | Redwood Heights Recreation Center
Free Movies In The Park: Guardians Of The Galaxy | Oakland

Movies in the Park is back with family friendly films in the park by the Redwood Heights Recreation Center in Oakland. All movies begin at dusk. Popcorn, hot chocolate, drinks and hot dogs will be available for purchase. Dress warm and bring a lawn chair and ...

2016 Movie Under the Stars: “Inside Out” | Menlo Park
Friday, September 9 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Chestnut Paseo (Menlo Park)
2016 Movie Under the Stars:

The 2016 Menlo Movie Series will feature free movies in Downtown Menlo Park on the Chestnut Paseo. Be sure to bring a chair, blanket, and some snacks to enjoy, but most of all, don’t forget to bring the family. Enjoy a night of watching the ...

Saturday, September 10

Movies Under the Stars: “Toy Story” | Walnut Creek
Saturday, September 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free, but you can help support the program with a $2 donation per person.
| Walnut Creek Civic Park
Movies Under the Stars:

Movies Under the Stars is back in Walnut Creek for the Summer 2016 season. Bring your picnic to Heather Farms Park, or try the restaurants in Downtown, then enjoy a movie with your family and friends. Movies begin at sunset. Admission is free, but a $2 donation helps support ...