Free Movie Screenings in Cape May County

CM Movies on the Beach

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 25 – Teen Titans Go! To the Movies
July 2 – Smallfoot
July 9 – Early Man
July 16 – Paddington 2
July 23 – The Star
July 30 – Finding Nemo
Aug. 13 – Incredibles 2
Aug. 20 – Ralph Breaks the Internet
Oct. 25 – Hotel Transylvania


30th Street 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 25 — Christopher Robin
July 2 — Hotel Transylvania 3
July 9 — Mamma Mia
July 16 — Grease
July 23 — Elf
July 30 — Incredibles 2
Aug. 6 — Jaws 2
Aug. 13 —Beauty and the Beast
Aug. 20 — Top Gun
Aug. 27 – Peter Rabbit


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 11 – Ferdinand
July 18 – Avengers: Infinity War
July 25 – Young Frankenstein
Aug. 1 – The Wizard of Oz, Sing-a-long
Aug. 8 – Jaws
Aug. 15 – The Secret Life of Pets
Aug. 22 – Sherlock Gnomes
Aug. 29 – Mary Poppins Returns


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!

July 1 – The Little Mermaid (2018)
July 8 – Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
July 15 – Zoo
July 22 – Wreck-it Ralph 2: Ralph Breaks the Internet”
July 29 – How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
Aug. 5 – The House with a Clock in Its Walls
Aug. 12 – Christopher Robin
Aug. 19 – The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
Aug. 26 – Mary Poppins Returns


July 5 – E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
July 12 – Back to the Future
July 19 – Raider of the Lost Ark
July 26 – Tootsie
Aug. 2 – Field of Dreams
Aug. 9– Ghostbusters (1984)
Aug. 16 – Driving Miss Daisy
Aug. 23 – Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
Aug. 30 – Moonstruck