free outdoor movies in houston

photo: Katya Horner

It’s a BIG summer for free outdoor movies in Houston! Catch over 30 Free Summer Outdoor Movies June – August 2018 at 14 different locations:

June 13– Alice in Wonderland, 9 pm (City Centre)

June 15– A Wrinkle in Time, 7 pm (The Square at Memorial City)

June 16– Little Giants, dusk (Pearland Town Center Pavilion)

June 19– Tangled, dusk (Bane Park)

June 20– Tangled, dusk (Matzke Park)

June 21– Tangled, dusk (Burroughs Park)

June 21– The Greatest Showman, 7 pm (La Centerra)

June 22– Power Rangers, 7 pm (The Square at Memorial City)

June 22– Tangled, dusk (Collins Park)

June 23– Despicable Me, 8:30 pm (Discovery Green)

June 28– Pretty in Pink, 8:30 (Market Square Park)

June 29– Moana, 8 pm (Levy Park)

June 29– Peter Rabbit, 7 pm (The Square at Memorial City)

June 30– The Lion King, dusk (Pearland Town Center Pavilion)

July 7– Deep, dusk (Dow Park)

July 11– The Sandlot, 9 pm (City Centre)

July 14– Christmas in July, 6 pm (Historic Tomball Depot)

July 14– Coco, dusk (Pearland Town Center Pavilion)

July 14– Paddington 2, 8:30 pm (Sugar Land Town Square)

July 17– The Polar Express, dusk (Bane Park)

July 18– The Polar Express, dusk (Matzke Park)

July 19– The Polar Express, dusk (Burroughs Park)

July 20– The Polar Express, dusk (Collins Park)

July 26– Stand By Me, 8:30 pm (Market Square Park)

July 28– Cars 3, dusk (Pearland Town Center Pavilion)

August 4– Wonder Woman, dusk (Dow Park)

August 8– La La Land, 9 pm (City Centre)

August 11– Paddington 2, dusk (Pearland Town Center Pavilion)

August 11– The Emoji Movie, 6 pm (Historic Tomball Depot)

August 11– Peter Rabbit, 7:15 pm (Sugar Land Town Square)

August 14– Coco, dusk (Bane Park)

August 15– Coco, dusk (Matzke Park)

August 16– Coco, dusk (Burroughs Park)

August 17– Coco, dusk (Collins Park)

August 24– Field of Dreams, 8:30 pm (Market Square Park)

August 31– The Jungle Book, 8 pm (Levy Park)


Notable Mentions:

Moon Tower Inn– The brewpub offers $5 hotdogs on Tuesday nights along with a movie starting at 7 pm. Check their Facebook for dates, times, and upcoming movie titles. There is no cover charge, you just pay for what you eat and drink.

Axelrad- The beer garden features movies in July starting at 8 pm. There is no admission fee, you just pay for your drinks. Visit Luigi’s pizza next door and bring a pie back with you to enjoy during the movie.

  • July 2- Independence Day
  • July 9- Persepolis
  • July 16- 500 Days of Summer

Lone Star Flight Museum– Houston’s largest aviation history museum offers Movies in the Hanger on Fridays. Entrance is free for members and kids 3 and under. For everyone else, it’s just $5. Popcorn and food will also be available for purchase. Doors open at 6:30 pm and the movie starts at 7.

  • June 15- Top Gun
  • July 20-  Planes
  • August 17- Airplane

Cafe Brasil- Every Tuesday at 8:30 pm on the patio, Cafe Brasil shows movies throughout the summer. Check their Facebook for details on future showings.



Discovery Green- 1500 McKinney St., Houston TX 77010

Market Square Park- 301 Milam St., Houston TX 77002

Levy Park- 3801 Eastside St., Houston 77098

Pearland Town Center Pavilion- 11200 Broadway St., Pearland TX 77584

Sugar Land Town Square- 15958 City Walk, Sugar Land TX 77479

Dow Park- 801 East P St., Deer Park TX 77536

City Centre- 800 Town & Country Blvd., Houston TX 77024

The Square at Memorial City- 303 Memorial City Way, Houston TX 77024

Bane Park- 9600 W. Little York Rd., Houston TX 77040

Matzke Park- 13110 Jones Rd., Houston TX 77070

Collins Park- 6727 Cypresswood Dr., Spring TX 77379

Historic Tomball Depot- 201 S. Elm, Tomball TX 77375

Burroughs Park- 9738 Hufsmith Rd., Tomball TX 77375

La Centerra- 23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd., Katy TX 77494