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Friday, June 16

Free Family Dinner & Movie | SF
Friday, June 16 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Park
Free Family Dinner & Movie | SF

Every third Friday, the OMI Family Resource Center in San Francisco invites you to their free monthly dinner and movie night. Free, but please note, space is limited. Dinner is free, but it’s limited to the first 50 people. The menu varies monthly. Movies starts at 5 ...

Picnic Flix: “The Secret Life of Pets” | Dublin
Friday, June 16 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Emerald Glen Park
Picnic Flix:

Join the Dublin community for free outdoor movies at Emerald Glen Park. Movies start at approximately 8:30 pm, but attendees may arrive as early as 7 pm to snag the perfect spot. Consider making a day of it, and make use of the park’s basketball courts, ...

Free Movies in the Park: Pete’s Dragon | Oakland
Friday, June 16 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Redwood Heights Recreation Center
Free Movies in the Park: Pete's Dragon | Oakland

Movies in the Park is back with family friendly films in the park by the Redwood Heights Recreation Center in Oakland. Popcorn, hot chocolate, drinks and hot dogs will be available for purchase. Dress warm and bring a lawn chair and or blanket. You will want to ...

Saturday, June 17

Renegade Drive-In Movie Night: “Big Trouble in Little China” | North Bay
Saturday, June 17 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Meetup and donations are accepted.
| Old Hamilton Theater Building
Renegade Drive-In Movie Night:

The North Bay Mobile Drive-In hits Novato with a renegade outdoor film screening in this DIY flash mob drive-in movie where you watch a flick on a 30-foot screen, tune your radio to 88.3, and drink in your car. There is no grass, so you’ll either want to sit in your car, or bring ...

Tuesday, June 20

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: In the Heat of the Night | Nob Hill
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: In the Heat of the Night | Nob Hill

Wind down every Tuesday night during the summer of 2017 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, June 21

Free Movies on the Beach: “The Lost Boys” | Santa Cruz
Wednesday, June 21 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Free Movies on the Beach:

There’s nothing like watching a classic movie on the beach with the Giant Dipper twinkling overhead and the sound of gentle summer surf in the background. Bring the family and your blanket or low-back beach chair and join the fun every Wednesday at 9 pm. ...

Thursday, June 22

Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area
Thursday, June 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location
Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area

Join Frameline Encore, a free community screening series, as they revisit queer film favorites, every fourth Thursday of the month. Frameline Encore aims to increase accessibility to diverse queer stories, with an emphasis on films and discussions about underrepresented experiences, such as gender variant folks and ...

Classic Mexican Movie Night (1930s-50s) & Mezcal Tasting | SF
Thursday, June 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $8 | Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
Classic Mexican Movie Night (1930s-50s) & Mezcal Tasting | SF

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

Waterfront Flicks: “The Lost Boys” Jack London Square
Thursday, June 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Waterfront Flicks:

Cozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of hit movies, as part of Jack London Square’s hit Waterfront Flicks series. From date night to family flick night, moviegoers can start their evenings early with dinner at one of Jack London Square’s ...

Movies on the Square: “Passengers” | Redwood City
Thursday, June 22 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: “Passengers” | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June 1 to August 31 in 2017. Movies start at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). Come early for the best seats – a limited number of ...

Friday, June 23

Starlight Movie Night: “The Secret Life Of Pets” | Alameda
Friday, June 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Alameda Point Multi-Purpose Field
Starlight Movie Night:

Gather your family, friends and neighbors, spread out your blankets on the field, and watch a free movie under the moon and stars in Alameda. The event starts at 6:30 pm with pre-show festivities of games and crafts for kids. The movie begins at 8:15 pm. ...

Free Moonlight Movies: Sing | Danville
Friday, June 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Danville Town Green
Free Moonlight Movies: Sing | Danville

Gather up the family and join your neighbors for respite under the stars. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. To help keep the little ones busy, arts and crafts will be available to younger attendees beginning at 6:30 pm and go on until ...

Movie Night & Free Popcorn “Sing” | Benicia
Friday, June 23 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Benicia Gazebo
Movie Night & Free Popcorn

Join the Benicia community for a family movie under the stars in front of Benicia’s cute and quaint City Park Gazebo. Movies begin at dusk. Bring your pillows, blankets, and lawn chairs. Food and beverages are welcome, so bring your picnic dinner. Don’t worry about snacks because ...

Sunday, June 25

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, June 25 – 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 ...

Tuesday, June 27

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Guess who’s coming to Dinner | Nob Hill
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night:  Guess who’s coming to Dinner | Nob Hill

Wind down every Tuesday night during the summer of 2017 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 ...

16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill
Tuesday, June 27 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Gallery Cafe
16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill

Every fourth Tuesday come to the Gallery Cafe to watch classic scary films on a vintage old-timey 16mm projector. The cafe serves beer, wine, coffee and food. The movie is free. Prepare to be scared.

Wednesday, June 28

$1 Family Movie Day | Cinemark’s Summer Movie Clubhouse
Wednesday, June 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*10 movies for $5 in advance, or $1 per movie day of show
| CineArts at The Empire
$1 Family Movie Day | Cinemark's Summer Movie Clubhouse

From June through August, Bay Area Cinemark/Century Theaters host 10 weeks of fun films for families and kids for just $5 (that’s 50 cents a movie) if purchased in advance – or $1 per film at the box office. All films are either rated G or PG. ...

Free Movies on the Beach: “Back to the Future” | Santa Cruz
Wednesday, June 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Free Movies on the Beach:

There’s nothing like watching a classic movie on the beach with the Giant Dipper twinkling overhead and the sound of gentle summer surf in the background. Bring the family and your blanket or low-back beach chair and join the fun every Wednesday at 9 pm. ...

Thursday, June 29

Summer Movie in the Park: “The BFG” | Orinda
Thursday, June 29 – 8:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Community Park
Summer Movie in the Park:

The Orinda Parks and Recreation Department is happy to bring back Movies in the Park for another year. This event is free and open to the community. Families are encouraged to bring their blankets, lawn chairs, and don’t forget the popcorn. Orinda Movies in the Park Thursday ...

Movies on the Square: “Sully” | Redwood City
Thursday, June 29 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: “Sully” | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June 1 to August 31 in 2017. Movies start at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). Come early for the best seats – a limited number of ...

Friday, June 30

$5 Classic Movie Night: “The Big Lebowski” | Paramount Theatre
Friday, June 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Paramount Theatre
$5 Classic Movie Night:
One of the most subversively hilarious films of the late 20th century, this Coen Brothers production is a comedy of errors, a case of mistaken identity and a riot from start to finish. Jeffrey “The Dude” Lebowski (Jeff Bridges), an infinitely loveable aging Los Angeles ...
Win Tix: Paramount Movie Classics: The Big Lebowski | Paramount Theatre
Friday, June 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Paramount Theatre
With over 3,000 seats and a meticulously-restored interior, the Paramount offers a true “Movie Palace” experience straight out of the 1930s – with period newsreels, cartoons, previews, live music from the Mighty Wurlitzer organ and the audience participation spinning wheel game of “Dec-O-Win.” Tonight’s film is ...
Last Fridays Outdoor Movie Night “The Parent Trap” | Pier 39
Friday, June 30 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Last Fridays Outdoor Movie Night

Grab your blankets and head to Pier 39 for their Outdoor Movie Night, held the last Friday of every month through September. Before the show, get a bite to eat at one of Pier 39’s restaurants, or take advantage of special giveaways and movie night ...

Sunday, July 2

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, July 2 – 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, July 5

Free Movies on the Beach: “Grease” | Santa Cruz
Wednesday, July 5 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Free Movies on the Beach:

There’s nothing like watching a classic movie on the beach with the Giant Dipper twinkling overhead and the sound of gentle summer surf in the background. Bring the family and your blanket or low-back beach chair and join the fun every Wednesday at 9 pm. ...

Thursday, July 6

Waterfront Flicks: “Raiders of the Lost Ark” Jack London Square
Thursday, July 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Waterfront Flicks:

Cozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of hit movies, as part of Jack London Square’s hit Waterfront Flicks series. From date night to family flick night, moviegoers can start their evenings early with dinner at one of Jack London Square’s ...

Movies on the Square: “Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them” | Redwood City
Thursday, July 6 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: “Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them” | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June 1 to August 31 in 2017. Movies start at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). Come early for the best seats – a limited number of ...

Saturday, July 8

2017 Free Movies in the Park: The Goonies | Newark
Saturday, July 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Newark Community Park
2017 Free Movies in the Park: The Goonies | Newark

Come out to the park with your chairs and blankets and join for a fun family film. The movie will start at sunset but show up early for pre-movie activities. There will be food and beverages for sale, along with handmade goods, and raffle prizes. A ...

Sunday, July 9

Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, July 9 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Temescal Art Center
Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland

Shapeshifters Cinema is a monthly series featuring experimental filmmakers and video artists presenting moving image work live with accompaniment from musicians and sound artists. Shapeshifters takes place the second Sunday of every month, from 8 to 9 pm (unless otherwise noted) at Temescal Art Center ...

Tuesday, July 11

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Easy Rider | Nob Hill
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Easy Rider | Nob Hill

Wind down every Tuesday night during the summer of 2017 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 ...