L.A.'s Top 10 Outdoor Summer Movie Screening Series

by Ginelle Boyer · June 28, 2013

Now that summer is here, we are pretty much in store for nothing but sunny days and clear, cool evenings and with no rain in sight, L.A. is taking advantage with outdoor movie screenings popping up all over the city. Going to a movie with friends or a date is an American institution, but summer outdoor screenings are upping the ante with DJs, food trucks, live music performances, BYOB and those colorful L.A. sunsets right before showtime. From screenings of cult classics on the Hollywood Forever Cemetery lawn to a "bike-in" outdoor movie on the L.A. River, there is something for everyone, no matter your budget. We've consulted our sources and gathered all the details for the many opportunities to catch some flicks under the stars this season with this guide to L.A.'s top 10 outdoor screening series happening this summer.

WineLittle Shop Of HorrorsGreaseEco-friendlyThe Grilled Cheese TruckDowntown LAOffice SpaceElfCluelessPeter PanE.T.Boogie NightsCoolHausbeach partythe XXSwingersHollywood Forever CemeteryLong BeachVertigoStripesRushmoreNeverlandFight ClubJawsL.A. riverSlurpeesPershing SquareOrigami VinylAlcovePoint BreakMoulin RougePrincess BrideBeetlejuiceThe SandlotThe Princess BridePitch PerfectGrand ParkblanketsEscape From Planet Earthwhen harry met sallyBig BarHaunted SummerSay Anything10 Places To Watch An Outdoor Movie This Summer In L.A.Outdoor Movie This Summer In L.A.Outdoor MovieCinespia at Hollywood Forever CemeteryNow and ThenFairbanks lawnThe Man Who Knew Too MuchBadlandspicnic basketslawn chairsEat|See|Heareat see hearLobsta TruckBorder Grill TruckMax & The MoonThe SteelwellsStreet Food CinemaTIL Lifestyle MarketingThe Rocky Horror Picture ShowBFF Double Feature: St. Elmo's Fire and Reality BitesEdgar Wright Double Feature: Shaun Of The Dead and Hot FuzzOscars OutdoorsAcademyRoaming HungerNational Lampoon's VacationL.A. StoryElectric Dusk Drive-InSnack ShackShack CarhopsMinority ReportLA River Bike-In Movie TheaterBike-In Movie TheaterL.A. River Regatta ClubMarsh ParkWho Framed Roger Rabbit?Pershing Square Friday Night FlicksButch Cassidy & the Sundance KidBill & Ted's Excellent AdventureThelma & LouiseAmerican PopAlcove Dinner and a Movie Under the StarsSpaceballsTo Catch a ThiefGrand Park and Street Food Cinema Present Movies in the ParkMoonlight Movies on the BeachGranada BeachGooniesDespicable Me