Movies Under the Stars

Our popular Movies Under The Stars series returns for the 2024 season, and as always, we have a great lineup of family-friendly movies to bring you.  Movies will begin at dusk, but you'll want to get to City Park a little early to secure your snacks and nab a good movie-watching spot on the lawn. 

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Movies in City Park

What to bring

  • Lawnchair
  • Blanket
  • Friends & Family
  • Snacks (Or a couple of dollars for our on-site food vendors)

Dive-In Movies at the Wave Pool

What to Bring

  • Bathing suit
  • Towel
  • Friends & Family
  • A couple of dollars for the concession stand

Movie Lineup & Info

April 20

Dr. Seuss' The Lorax (2012)
PG | 94 Minute Runtime

In a land where real vegetation is rare, a young boy (voice of Zac Efron) seeks to impress his pretty neighbor by getting a tree. But in the process, he encounters the Lorax, a cantankerous yet endearing creature intent on preserving the forest.

Movie begins at 7PM
Free event at Mont Belvieu City Park

The Lorax

May 18

PAW Patrol: The Mighty Movie (2023)
PG | 92 Minute Runtime

When a magical meteor crash lands in Adventure City, it gives the PAW Patrol pups superpowers, transforming them into The MIGHTY PUPS! For Skye, the smallest member of the team, her new powers are a dream come true. But things take a turn for the worse when the pups' archrival Humdinger breaks out of jail and teams up with a mad scientist to steal the superpowers for the two villains. With the fate of Adventure City hanging in the balance, the Mighty Pups have to stop the supervillains before it's too late, and Skye will need to learn that even the smallest pup can make the biggest difference.

Movie begins at 7PM
Free event at Mont Belvieu City Park

Paw Patrol Mighty Movie

Dive In Movie at the Wave Pool! 

June 15

Under the Boardwalk (2023)
PG | 83 Minute Runtime

Two crabs embark on an epic journey to get home after a storm sweeps them away. Their courage soon unites their families, paving the way for great summers to come.

Gates open at 6:30PM
Movie begins at 7PM

Wave Pool admission tickets coming soon!

Boardwalk Movie

August 17

Shrek (2001)
PG | 90 Minute Runtime

Welcome to the swamp! A green ogre living a life of solitude in a far away swamp, Shrek is suddenly invaded by a horde of fairy tale characters, such as the Big Bad Wolf and the Three Little Pigs, all refugees of their homes who have been shunned by the evil Lord Farquaad. Shrek decides to offer Lord Farquaad a deal; he will rescue the beautiful Princess Fiona , who is intended to be Farquaad's bride, in exchange for peace and quiet at his swamp.

Movie begins at 7PM
Free event at Mont Belvieu City Park

Shrek Movie

September 14

Migration (2023)
PG | 87 Minute Runtime

The animated film tells the story of a family of ducks dreaming of the perfect getaway vacation. Mack, the overprotective father, cannot take the risk of traveling from New England all the way to Jamaica. When his two kids, Dax and Gwen, try to convince him to take the leap, Mack must navigate the tricky route through New York City while keeping his family safe.

Movie begins at 7PM
Free event at Mont Belvieu City Park

Migration Movie

October 26

Wonka (2023)
PG | 112 Minute Runtime

This fantasy musical film follows the story of Willy Wonka, the famous but eccentric chocolatier based on the character from Roald Dahl's novel. In particular, it emphasizes his rise to the top. The narrative traces his beginnings as a young adult who started as an employee selling chocolate in a store until he became driven to enter the chocolate industry eventually. This film acts as a prequel to the 1971 film adaptation of Dahl's novel.

Movie begins at 7PM
Free event at Mont Belvieu City Park

Wonka Movie