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Free Outdoor Movies in Des Moines

Des Moines Free Outdoor Movies in Park

Summer nights are perfect for sitting outside and watching an outdoor movie! The City of Des Moines and many of the surrounding towns offer free outdoor movies in parks during the summer. Check out our list below and get ready to enjoy a family-friendly movie with your friends and neighbors. 

Bring a blanket or lawn chair and snacks (and maybe some bug spray!) and enjoy a movie under the stars! 

Movies typically start at dusk, or around 8:45 p.m. Check the website to confirm movie and location. 

Des Moines Outdoor Movies Summer 2018

May 31 | The Lion King Free Flicks Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: Bates Park 330 Clark St, Des Moines

June 1 | Turbo Movies in the Park Waukee

Where: Centennial Park, 1255 Warrior Ln, Waukee

June 1 | Wonder Friday Night Flicks Clive

Where: Country Club Glen Park 16335 Sheridan Ave, Clive

June 2 | Paddington 2 Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: Fairmont Park – 2520 Hull Avenue

June 7 | Wonder Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: Woodlawn Park 3126 Twana Dr, Des Moines

June 8 | Despicable Me 3 Movies Under the Stars, Ankeny

Where: Ankeny Bandshell 410 W 1st St, Ankeny

June 14 | Guardians of the Galaxy 2018 Beaverdale Grass Seat Cinema

Where: Ashby Park, 3200 38th St, Des Moines

June 15 | Secret Life of Pets Movies Under the Stars, Ankeny

Where: Ankeny Bandshell 410 W 1st St, Ankeny

June 21 | Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: McHenry Park 1012 Oak Park Avenue

June 22 | Wonder Movies Under the Stars, Ankeny

Where: Ankeny Bandshell 410 W 1st St, Ankeny

June 28 | Despicable Me 3 Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: Martin Luther King Park 1650 Garfield Avenue

June 29 | The Emoji Movie Movies Under the Stars, Ankeny

Where: Ankeny Bandshell 410 W 1st St, Ankeny

July 5 | Ghostbusters Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: Gray’s Lake Park 2101 Fleur Drive

July 6 | The Junglebook (2016) Movies Under the Stars, Ankeny

Where: Ankeny Bandshell 410 W 1st St, Ankeny

July 12 | Wonder Woman Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: Sargeant Park 3530 E. Douglas Avenue

July 19 | Sing Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: Waveland Golf Course 4908 University Avenue

July 20 | Leap Movies Under the Stars, Ankeny

Where: Ankeny Bandshell 410 W 1st St, Ankeny

July 26 | Coco Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: Witmer Park 1610 34th Street

July 27 | Coco Movies Under the Stars, Ankeny

Where: Ankeny Bandshell 410 W 1st St, Ankeny

August 2 | Back to the Future Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: Bright Grandview Golf Course – 2401 E. 29th Street

August 10 | The Greatest Showman Movies in the Park Waukee

Where: Centennial Park, 1255 Warrior Ln, Waukee

August 11 | Star Wars: The Force Awakens Des Moines Parks & Rec

Where: Ewing Park Arboretum  5200 Indianola Avenue

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Send us an email if we missed any outdoor movies, and we’ll it to the list.


We work hard to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information before heading to an event or activity, since it may change.

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