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Outdoor Movie Nights in Harrisburg

Published: Jun 3, 2022
outdoor movie being enjoyed by community

Outdoor movies are an essential part of summer in Harrisburg. Bring your family, friends, blankets and a picnic for a great time watching movies under the stars!   

Midtown Cinema

Friends of Midtown and Midtown Cinema are hosting free movie nights in the Midtown Cinema parking lot. Don't forget to grab your lawn chairs and bring a donation for Ecumenical Food Pantry Harrisburg and GLO HBG!

Midtown Cinema Outdoor Movie Schedule 2022

The following movies will be showing starting dusk:

  • June 11: Encanto
  • June 25: The Princess Bride
  • July 16: Indiana Jones
  • July 28: The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert
  • August 13: Avengers: Endgame
  • August 27: Up

Get refreshments from the cinema and Zeroday Brewing Outpost and enjoy a great film!

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Movie Nights at the Bandshell

The City’s Movie Nights at the Bandshell returns this summer. Bring snacks and enjoy family-friendly movies on the lawn at Reservoir Park’s Bandshell.  

Movies at the Bandshell

  • June 24: King Richard
  • July 1: Beauty and the Beast
  • July 8: Annie 
  • July 15: 42 The Jackie Robinson
  • July 22: Moana
  • July 29: Black Panther
  • August 5: Spiderman
  • August 12: Encanto
  • August 19: Space Jam

Sunset Music & Movie Series at Fort Hunter

Join Dauphin County and Highmark Wholecare for music and movie nights under the stars at Fort Hunter Park in June and August. This series will alternate between featuring local live music and family friendly movies.

Sunset Music & Movies

Movie nights begin at 8:30 pm and live performance nights begin at 7:00 pm.

Pack a picnic basket or purchase dinner from a food truck and enjoy the following movies:

  • June 10: Coco
  • June 24: Raya & The Last Dragon
  • July 8: Luca
  • July 22: Soul
  • August 5: Encanto
  • August 19: The Lorax

More details can be found on their website.

Rooftop Movies at Millworks

Rooftop Movie at the Millworks

This year, The Millworks is hosting a rooftop movie series once a month through August. Grab dinner at the restaurant and then head upstairs for a movie!

  • June 15: Dazed & Confused
  • July 13: The Big Lebowsky
  • August 17: Life Aquatic


Author: Syeda Tayyeba

Director of Marketing & Communications, ExploreHBG