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North Vancouver FREE Outdoor Movies this Summer

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Get ready, outdoor movie enthusiasts! As summer approaches, Vancouver is bringing back its beloved film screening series for all to enjoy.

One of the highlights is the family-friendly Sunset Cinema in North Vancouver, which will take place throughout the entire month of August at the Shipyards. The best part? Admission to all outdoor movies is absolutely FREE.

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Free Outdoor Movies at North Vancouver’s Shipyard

Sunset Cinema at The Shipyards – Wednesdays

Starting from Wednesday, August 2nd, the City of North Vancouver is reviving Sunset Cinema at The Shipyards, making it a weekly event. Prepare to relish in the nostalgia of beloved classics like E.T. and indulge in newer favorites such as Encanto.

Make a note of the schedule: each Wednesday night, from 9 pm to 11 pm, you can immerse yourself in the magical world of cinema, courtesy of Sunset Cinema. This later timeframe has been arranged to align with the longer summer sunsets.

Here’s the lineup:

  • August 2nd: Jumanji (1995)
  • August 9th: Mama Mia 2 – Here We Go Again
  • August 16th: Encanto
  • August 23rd: E.T.

Deckchair Cinema on Cates Deck at the Shipyards – Thursdays

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In its second year, Deckchair Cinema returns, offering audiences a delightful summer of films, pre-show music and entertainment. Admission is free, however donations are accepted and includes access to the Polygon Gallery’s exhibition Jeremy Shaw: Phase Shifting Index.

Here’s the lineup:

  • June 29: Fantastic Planet, start time 9:30pm
  • July 6: Interstella 5555, start time 9:30 pm
  • July 13: What We Do In The Shadows, start time 9:15pm
  • July 20: Whale Rider, start time 9:15pm Celebrating Squamish Amalgamation Day
  • July 27: Big Trouble In Little China, start time 9:00pm
  • August 3: Xanadu, start time 9:00pm Celebrating North Shore Pride Week
  • August 10: Lovers Rock, start time 8:45pm
  • August 17: Moonstruck, start time 8:45pm
  • August 24: No Bears, start time 8:30pm
  • August 31: Bullitt, start time 8:30pm

The Shipyards is the ultimate summer destination, not just for movies but also for other exciting activities. The renowned Shipyards Night Market is already in full swing, and come late June, the Polygon Gallery’s Deckchair Cinema will kick off as well.

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145 Chadwick Court
North Vancouver, BC V7M 3K1 Canada
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  • Date

    June 29

  • Time

    8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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