Free Movie Screenings in Cape May County

Many of Cape May County’s municipalities offer free movie screenings throughout the summer, some on our sandy beaches and some under the stars. Read on to find each shore town’s schedule of free family movies everyone will love!

Downtown Wildwood’s Byrne Plaza
Tuesdays at 8:15 p.m.
Byrne Plaza, Pacific & Oak avenues, Wildwood

Bring your beach chairs or a blanket and enjoy a family movie under the stars in Downtown Wildwood! Free parking is available in the lot behind Pacific & Schellenger avenues, with entrances on Schellenger and Oak avenues. Come early and have dinner at one of the great downtown restaurants before the show! Rain date is Wednesday.
June 26 – Coco
July 3 – The Lego Batman Movie
July 10 – Ferdinand
July 17 – Paddington 2
July 24 – Tangled
July 31 – Despicable Me 3
Aug. 14 – The Lorax
Aug. 21 – Aladdin

Avalon Beach
Tuesdays at dusk
30th Street Beach, Avalon

The Borough has free parking throughout the community, and a free, 900-space parking lot adjacent to the 30th Street beach. In the event of inclement weather, movies are shown inside Avalon Community Hall.
June 27 — Spider-Man: Homecoming
July 3 — Wonder
July 10 — Wonder Woman
July 17 — Despicable Me 3
July 24 — E.T.
July 31 — Coco
Aug. 7 — Jaws
Aug. 14 — Jumanji
Aug. 21 — Cars 3

Cape May Beach
Thursdays at 8:30 p.m.
Beach next to Cape May Convention Hall, between Stockton Place & Gurney Street, Cape May

Bring your beach chair and a blanket for free movies on the beach in Cape May! Live music begins at 6:45 p.m., and children’s activities and games begin at 8 p.m. Rain location is inside Cape May Convention Hall. No beach tags are required since this is a nighttime event.
July 12 – Flubber
July 19 – X-Men Apocalypse
July 26 – The Sword in the Stone
Aug. 2 – The Sound of Music, Sing-a-long
Aug. 9 – Jaws
Aug. 16 – Trolls
Aug. 23 – The Greatest Showman
Aug. 30 – The Peanuts Movie

Sea Isle City’s Excursion Park
Mondays and Fridays at dusk
Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard & Pleasure Avenue, Sea Isle City

Join us for free classic movies under the stars on Mondays, and free family movies under the stars on Friday. Don't forget your beach chair or blanket!

Mondays:
July 2 – Casablanca (1943)
July 9 – Viva Las Vegas (1964)
July 16 – King Kong (1933)
July 23 – Harvey (1950)
July 30 – It Happened One Night (1934)
Aug. 6 – Rear Window (1954)
Aug. 13 – Gaslight (1944)
Aug. 20 – An American in Paris (1951)
Aug. 27 – Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Fridays:
July 6 – Sing
July 13 – Coco
July 20 – The Emoji Movie
July 27 – Nut Job 2
Aug. 3 – Beauty and the Beast (2017)
Aug. 10 – Descendants 2
Aug. 17 – Despicable Me 3
Aug. 24 – Paddington 2
Aug. 31 – A Wrinkle in Time