Outdoor Movies Guide | Summer 2016 in Indianapolis

Outdoor Movies Guide | Summer 2016 in Indianapolis

FREE Outdoor Summer Movie Guide

Spring and summer evenings offer the perfect opportunity to enjoy movies under the stars with your family and friends.  Grab a picnic, bug spray, lawn chairs and blankets and head over to one of the fabulous locations in Central Indiana to take in some fresh air while enjoying a movie with your loved ones!  If you know of another location offering movies under the stars that is not on our list, please contact Indy with Kids.  We want to hear about your experiences at these events, so please share your memories with us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and use the hashtag #PLAYindy.  


Fishers Nickel Plate Amphitheater

6 Municipal Drive Fishers IN 46038


Weather Line 317-567-5057

Free movie at dusk every Friday night from April 15-May 27.

Spring Movies Schedule


Movies at Witten Park in Saxony

13257 Saxony Boulevard Fishers IN 46037

Free movies at dusk on the following Saturdays:

May 21st Minions

June 4th Finding Nemo

June 18th Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Garfield Park: Movies on the Lawn

2505 Conservatory Drive Indianapolis IN 46203

Movies Hotline 317-327-7053

Movies shown on Saturdays at 9:00 P.M. on the following dates:

May 28 Cars

June 25 Moonrise Kingdom

July 30 Beasts of the Southern Wild

Aug 27 Wayne’s World

The National Bank of Indianapolis Summer Nights Film Series

Indianapolis Museum of Art – Concert Terrace

4000 Michigan Road Indianapolis IN 46208

Purchase Tickets Online. Arrive early to play mini golf prior to watching featured movie shown every Friday night from June 3-August 26.


Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation presents Movies in the Park

West Park 2700 W 116th Street Carmel IN 46033

Movies begin at sundown. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

Friday, June 3 – Space Jam (PG)

Friday, July 8 – The Lego Movie (PG)

Friday, August 12 – Finding Nemo (G)

All Ages Welcome – FREE


Classic Movies at Forest Park

Forest Park Shelter 1 701 Cicero Rd Noblesville IN 46060

Forest Park Movie Events will include live music from local teen bands, board games, yard games and bingo for all ages…ALL FREE! Free movie at dusk every Friday from June 3rd-August 5th. The summer series concludes August 5th with the 2015 Star Wars The Force Awakens. Visit Classic Movie Events online for updates and more information. For questions call (317) 776-6350.  


Franklin Family Aquatic Center Evening of Play

396 Branigin Boulevard Franklin IN 46131

(317) 736-3689

Thursday, June 16th from 7:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M.

FREE Pool Party! “Lego Movie” starts at 9:00 P.M. Concessions available for purchase.


Asa Bales Park

205 W Hoover Road Westfield IN 46074


Free Movie on Select Friday Nights from June 24-August 19

Westfield Movies in the Park Schedule


25th Annual Noblesville Street Dance – FREE Movie

Saturday, July 9th from 4:00 P.M. – 11:00 P.M. Downtown Noblesville

Live Music, Car Show, Food, Kids Activities & The Minions Movie at dusk!

The movie screen is located on the lawn behind Hamilton County Judicial Center.

For more information, send an email or call Noblesville Main Street at (317) 776-0205.


Statewide Drive-In Movie Theaters

Presently, Indiana is among one of the top ten states that have the most drive-in movie theaters.

About The Author

Katie Surfleet

Katie is a freelance writer and photographer. She loves to be out in nature, hiking, photographing wildlife and exploring all the wonders of the great outdoors. Katie is also passionate about volunteerism by giving back to the community in various ways. She has a son who she adores and is happily married to her best friend since 2007. Follow Katie in her adventures on Instagram @funwithblake.