Tickets are just $55 PER CAR and up to (6) people are allowed per vehicle. We also provide a free bucket of popcorn with each ticket - so with just two people the price is less than you would pay to see a movie in a traditional theater. Plus, you don't have to pay for parking!
We have a limited number of designated areas for those without a vehicle. The designated areas are 12X8 in size and will be assigned as you enter. All areas are 8-foot distance apart. Please ensure you purchase a non-vehicle event ticket if you plan on being dropped off.
Ticket sales will end at 9pm on the day of the event. Please note that lot entry begins at 7pm with music entertainment starting as doors open. The movie will begin just after dusk around 8:30pm. Tickets can be purchased at the door via cash, Venmo or Zelle however we suggest purchasing tickets in advance online!
No pets will be allowed on site. Please leave your furry friends at home for a night out in the city!
All spots (vehicle and pedestrian) are assigned as you arrive on site - filling in the lot from the front towards the back. Large vehicles will be parked towards the back of the lot.
If you have multiple tickets purchased we recommend that you arrive together so you can snag a spot near each-other. For more information on VIP areas - please reach out to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Group tickets sold in a minimum quantity of 10 for a designated group area.
You may enter the lot at 7pm.
Music entertainment starting as doors open at 7pm. The movie will begin just after dusk around 8:30pm. No cash sales at the door. All tickets must be pre-purchased online!
After being scanned in, you will be directed to our "Party with Purpose" Red Carpet where our team will collect any canned or dry food donations from you. Our team is protected with masks and gloves to ensure your safety as we collect your generous donations.
Anyone donating will be entered to win prizes, gifts or free future tickets!
Music Entertainment & Movie Screenings will be a combination of speaker sound & FM radio transmission.
Check your Playbill for the radio station!
If you are 21 years of age with a valid ID, yes you may purchase alcohol from the concessions stands available on premise. If you plan on drinking alcoholic beverages, please bring your ID and designate a responsible sober driver.
We choose a wide array of films from culture classics to Chicago-filmed movies to iconic throwbacks to family friendly flicks. We encourage you to check our event listings HERE. Please note movies are rated from PG to R rated films and are noted as such.
Tweet us your fave films for them to be entered into the selection process!
Yes, both standard and ADA restroom facilities are on site for attendee use. Restrooms will be spaced out for social distancing and we ask that you follow the social distancing areas as marked when in line. Hand sanitizing stations will also be available and restrooms will be cleaned and sanitized throughout.
Yes, you may depart before the show is over however we ask that you exit the lot slowly via our designated lot exit. If driving, please watch out for pedestrians. If you did not enter the lot via your vehicle, you may exit the same way you came in. The East Pedestrian Entrance is the only entrance for non-vehicles.
You are allowed to sit in, on-top of or just in front of your vehicle. You may also back into your spot and open the hatch back for better viewing. Spots are 8-feet apart and no one is allowed to sit or stand in the social distancing areas to the left or right of your designated area.
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Party with us and come in early at 7pm to listen to DJ'd music ---Sure! But no, you cannot bring any tents or grills of any kind. Feel free to bring your small folding lawn chairs if you wish to sit in front of your vehicle.
The lot is open until 10:55pm. All attendees must exit by 11pm.
Attendees will not be permitted to enter the lot past 9:30pm.
We ask that you do not bring in outside food and beverage. There will be food and beverage available for purchase on site. To Pre-Order from the Food Truck, please click here!
If you plan on drinking alcoholic beverages, please bring your ID and designate a responsible sober driver.
Yes! All shows are rain or shine! Tickets are final sale and not refundable or transferrable.
Nachos, Chips, Variety of Candies, Popcorn Bucket,
Soda, Bottled Water, Beer, Wine
A Food Truck will be on-site nightly. Click here for menu details and to pre-order!
Plug 1410 S. Museum Campus into your GPS and take the 18th street exit off of Lake Shore Drive. Look for Vehicle & Pedestrian entrances respectively.
None of the following will be permitted:
tents, grills/fryers, fireworks, pets, outside food and beverage, weapons, drones, generators.
The lot is an asphalt surface lot - no stakes in the ground or semi-permanent structures.
We ask that you refrain from smoking however if your windows are up and smoke is enclosed in your vehicle, you are welcome to smoke as you wish. No smoking will be allowed near the restrooms or concession areas. Otherwise, you may exit the lot to smoke in the outer perimeter.
Yes! If you'd like to do an on-screen announcement such as a Birthday, Engagement, Anniversary or other milestone moment;
please reach out to our team for pricing: email@example.com
Yes! Your car may remain on as needed for AC. We ask that all headlights are turned off for the duration of the show.
Tip: you may need to activate your emergency break for your headlights to turn off to bypass the light-safety feature!
No. There is no re-entry once you enter the lot. We suggest that you make sure you have everything and everyone in your party before entering. All parties must arrive together when the original ticket is scanned.
NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE.
Contact us to learn more about private movie screenings for your group, organization or company!
Your contribution supports the Greater Chicago Food Depository and the thousands of individuals and families they support through providing meals in these tough economic times. We are very grateful for your generosity.
If you do not wish to donate cash, we will be accepting canned and dry goods at every screening!
Designated Driver Program and Incentives!
Socially-safe measures so we all can be SOCIAL this summer!
Giving back to our community &
Partying with Purpose!