movies at the park

Watch Your Favorite Movies at Millennium Park

Did you know there are FREE movies played at Millennium Park every summer? The Millennium Park Film Series occurs every Tuesday starting in June. You won’t want to miss this year’s selection of classics and new blockbuster favorites as they are projected on a 40-foot LED screen. Movie goers can take a seat at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion or lounge on the Great Lawn.

Pack a picnic basket and a few blankets so you can enjoy this entertaining Chicago tradition. Movies start at 6:30 PM – so get there early to claim your spot!

Check out the full schedule of movies below to start planning your Chicago trip.

  • June 13 – “The Blues Brothers” (1980; Rated R)
  • June 20 – “Caddyshack” (1980; Rated R)
  • June 27 – “Julie & Julia” (2009; Rated PG-13)
  • July 11 – “El Norte” (1983; Rated R)
  • July 18 – “La La Land” (2016; PG-13)
  • July 25 – “Network” (1976; Rated R)
  • August 1 – “Bend It Like Beckham” (2002; Rated PG-13)
  • August 8 – “Full Moon” Double Feature:
    • “Ghost” (1990; Rated PG-13)
    • “The Shining” (1980; Rated R)
  • August 15 – “Hidden Figures” (2016; Rated PG)
  • August 22 – “The Five Heartbeats” (1991; Rated R)
  • Thursday, August 24 @ 10 AM – Family Daytime Screening for “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” 80th Anniversary (1937; Rated G)
  • August 29 – “The Princess Bride” (1987; Rated PG)
  • September 5 – “Wayne’s World” (1992; Rated PG-12)

Need a place to stay after the movie? Hyatt Regency Chicago is walking distance from Millennium Park and the perfect spot to rest your head for the night. Click here to make your reservation today!