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UPDATE: 18 Places to Watch Outdoor Movies in LA This Summer

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We're about halfway through summer (booooo), and if you haven't seen an outdoor movie yet, we're kicking you out of Los Angeles (lovely weather and movies, that's what we do). Or we'll give you one last chance: here's our updated map of places to catch an outdoor film screening this summer. Use it!

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1. Cinespia

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6000 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90038

The long-running Cinespia at Hollywood Forever Cemetery is the hippest outdoor movie game in town, with a DJ and beloved cult programming.

2. Street Food Cinema

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3911 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90037

It's food trucks, music, and newish classics at this summer-long Expo Park series.

3. Oscars Outdoors

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1341 Vine Street
Los Angeles, CA 90028

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences opened this outdoor screening park in 2012 after deciding not to build a movie museum on the lot. They host a wide variety of Oscars favorites all summer.

4. Electric Dusk Drive-In

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San Julian Street & East 11th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Having been ousted from the Historic Core by development plans, Electric Dusk moved into an old produce market site in the Fashion District. They show a mix of adult and family friendly stuff throughout the summer.

5. LA River Bike-In Movie Theater

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2960 Marsh Street
Los Angeles, CA 90039

With the LA River open for free-form recreation for the first time this summer, the LA River Revitalization Corporation has also put together a few riverside screenings.

6. Eat|See|Hear

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601 Pico Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405

Lot of '80s and '90s favorites at this series (which moves around--the first event this weekend is at Santa Monica High); there are also local bands and food trucks.

7. Movies on the Green

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5800 Topanga Canyon Blvd
Los Angeles, CA

The Valley Cultural Center hosts several kid-friendly movies throughout the season at Warner Center Park.

8. Moonlight Movies on the Beach

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5101 East Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90803

More family-friendliness and '80s classics, but these are screened on Granada or Mothers Beach.

9. Dive-In Movie Night

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360 N Arroyo Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91103

Watch a movie from the pool at the Rose Bowl Aquatics Center.

10. Grand Park and Street Food Cinema Present Movies in the Park

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200 N Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012

LA's new big gathering spot hosts family-friendly movies in August and September--they'll also have special guests (casts/crews), food trucks, and games.

11. LA Film Fest

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735 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90017

The LA Film Fest, which runs June 13 through 23, holds some free outdoor screenings at FIGat7th.

12. LA Film Fest

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350 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071

The LA Film Fest, which runs June 13 through 23, holds some free outdoor screenings at California Plaza's Grand Performances series.

13. Friday Night Flicks

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532 S Olive St
Los Angeles, CA 90013

Everyone's favorite eyesore, Pershing Square, hosts movies throughout the summer--buddy flicks in July, animated movies in August, and back to school films in September.

14. Cinema on the Street

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1250 3rd Street Promenade
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Santa Monica hosts films on the Third Street Promenade through July.

15. Silver Lake Picture Show

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Griffith Park Boulevard & Edgecliffe Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90026

The SLPS hosts hipster-friendly movies and live music at the Sunset Triangle Plaza through September.

16. Sunset Strip Market

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8755 Sunset Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069

The market includes family-friendly movies on many Thursday nights.

17. Old Pasadena Film Festival

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20 South Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105

Old Town hosts free screenings of new and old classics at various spots throughout July.

18. Summer Movie Series

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900 Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90007
(213) 763-3466
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The Natural History Museum is showing Los Angeles-themed movies (with intros by film critics) in its new Nature Gardens this summer.

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1. Cinespia

6000 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038

The long-running Cinespia at Hollywood Forever Cemetery is the hippest outdoor movie game in town, with a DJ and beloved cult programming.

6000 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90038

2. Street Food Cinema

3911 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90037

It's food trucks, music, and newish classics at this summer-long Expo Park series.

3911 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90037

3. Oscars Outdoors

1341 Vine Street, Los Angeles, CA 90028

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences opened this outdoor screening park in 2012 after deciding not to build a movie museum on the lot. They host a wide variety of Oscars favorites all summer.

1341 Vine Street
Los Angeles, CA 90028

4. Electric Dusk Drive-In

San Julian Street & East 11th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Having been ousted from the Historic Core by development plans, Electric Dusk moved into an old produce market site in the Fashion District. They show a mix of adult and family friendly stuff throughout the summer.

San Julian Street & East 11th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015

5. LA River Bike-In Movie Theater

2960 Marsh Street, Los Angeles, CA 90039

With the LA River open for free-form recreation for the first time this summer, the LA River Revitalization Corporation has also put together a few riverside screenings.

2960 Marsh Street
Los Angeles, CA 90039

6. Eat|See|Hear

601 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405

Lot of '80s and '90s favorites at this series (which moves around--the first event this weekend is at Santa Monica High); there are also local bands and food trucks.

601 Pico Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405

7. Movies on the Green

5800 Topanga Canyon Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

The Valley Cultural Center hosts several kid-friendly movies throughout the season at Warner Center Park.

5800 Topanga Canyon Blvd
Los Angeles, CA

8. Moonlight Movies on the Beach

5101 East Ocean Boulevard, Long Beach, CA 90803

More family-friendliness and '80s classics, but these are screened on Granada or Mothers Beach.

5101 East Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90803

9. Dive-In Movie Night

360 N Arroyo Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91103

Watch a movie from the pool at the Rose Bowl Aquatics Center.

360 N Arroyo Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91103

10. Grand Park and Street Food Cinema Present Movies in the Park

200 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

LA's new big gathering spot hosts family-friendly movies in August and September--they'll also have special guests (casts/crews), food trucks, and games.

200 N Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012

11. LA Film Fest

735 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90017

The LA Film Fest, which runs June 13 through 23, holds some free outdoor screenings at FIGat7th.

735 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90017

12. LA Film Fest

350 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90071

The LA Film Fest, which runs June 13 through 23, holds some free outdoor screenings at California Plaza's Grand Performances series.

350 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071

13. Friday Night Flicks

532 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90013

Everyone's favorite eyesore, Pershing Square, hosts movies throughout the summer--buddy flicks in July, animated movies in August, and back to school films in September.

532 S Olive St
Los Angeles, CA 90013

14. Cinema on the Street

1250 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401

Santa Monica hosts films on the Third Street Promenade through July.

1250 3rd Street Promenade
Santa Monica, CA 90401

15. Silver Lake Picture Show

Griffith Park Boulevard & Edgecliffe Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90026

The SLPS hosts hipster-friendly movies and live music at the Sunset Triangle Plaza through September.

Griffith Park Boulevard & Edgecliffe Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90026

16. Sunset Strip Market

8755 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069

The market includes family-friendly movies on many Thursday nights.

8755 Sunset Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069

17. Old Pasadena Film Festival

20 South Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105

Old Town hosts free screenings of new and old classics at various spots throughout July.

20 South Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105

18. Summer Movie Series

900 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007

The Natural History Museum is showing Los Angeles-themed movies (with intros by film critics) in its new Nature Gardens this summer.

900 Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90007