Outdoor Summer Movies & Music In & Around Jacksonville

Summer is here and who doesn’t love sprawling out on the lawn with the kids and a picnic basket. Lucky for us, there are a lot of options when it comes to outdoor summer movies.

Outdoor Movies in Jacksonville
Photo Courtesy of PRI Productions – Moonlight Movies in Jax Beach

Outdoor Movies

Jacksonville Beach Moonlight Movies – The city of Jacksonville Beach will offer free Moonlight Movies this year. The movie starts at 9pm, bring your own chairs and snacks.

June 29 – Jumangi

Town of Orange Park Reel Fun Night – Come to Town Hall Park for a Reel Fun Night this summer! Kids activities start at 6pm and the movie will begin at sundown (about 8:30pm). Bring a blanket and the family! We’ll have popcorn and other foods available for purchase.

June 29 – Guardians of the Galaxy (PG13)
July 20 – Moana (PG)
August 10 – Wonder Woman (PG13)

Free Summer Movies in St. Augustine – Beginning June 6th, the Summer movie series has moved to a new home this summer. Ripley’s has teamed up with the St. Augustine Colonial Quarter and together will present a great movie line up starting June 7th. All movies begin at 8:30pm at the Colonial Oak Music Park located at 27 St. George Street.

June 6 – Breaking Legs –– High School Dance Movie, NR (special screening)
June 13 – Beauty and the Beast (PG)
June 20 – Jumanji (PG-13)
June 27 – Wonder Woman (PG-13)
July 11 – The Lion King (G)
July 18 – Coco (PG)
July 25 – Justice League (PG-13)
August 1 – Cars 3 (PG)

Outdoor Music

Summer Jazz Concerts at the Beach  On June 10th you can take the kids out to the Sea Walk Pavilion and enjoy some free music. Opening acts start at 5pm.  Bring your chairs, blankets, and snacks.

Great Atlantic Festival – The 29th Annual Great Atlantic Country Music Festival will kick off the beginning of beautiful beach weather at noon on Saturday, June 16th,  at the Seawalk Pavilion in Jacksonville Beach. The FREE Festival offers live music, fresh seafood, a festival marketplace and rides and games for the entire family.

Free Beach Concert in St. Augustine  The St. Augustine Beach Civic Association will present free Music by The Sea concerts beginning May 16th. Concerts are every Wednesday beginning at 7pm.

Music By the Sea at St. Augustine Beach – The Music by the Sea series presents its 16th season in 2018, with concerts beginning on May 16, 2018, and continuing each Wednesday evening through September 12, 2018.

Acoustic Nights in Atlantic Beach – Enjoy the ocean breeze and live music performed by local musicians as they perform popular/original music. Solos and small groups fill the air at Bull Memorial Park. Great time to sit back with neighbors and friends. Come hungry, leave full. Food truck begins at 5 pm.

Not into being one with nature and catching a flick? Check out some summer movies indoors!

Summer Kid Movies at Sun-Ray Cinema – Special children’s movies will be offered for $2 on Wednesdays and Saturdays this summer. Cost: $2.

Regal Summer Movie Express  Starting in June, Regal Theaters will offer kid movies for just $1 at 10am on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Cost: $1 per person.

Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse –  Starting in June catch $1 movies at Tinseltown! 9:30 on Mondays and Wednesdays.

AMC Summer Movie Camp – Get admission to a kid-friendly movie and a KidsPack for just $4+tax, every Wednesday at 10am all summer long! Tickets available at box office only. Every ticket comes with an AMC KidsPack with a popcorn, drink and FrootiTooti fruit snacks.

Vicky Lane
Vicky Lane is the co-owner and co-founder of Jacksonville Mom (formerly Jax Moms Blog). Since 2012, she has been overseeing the content and technical side of Jacksonville Mom. In this role, she manages over 30 writers and works closely with the managing editor to provide the most relevant content for the Jacksonville parenting community. In her previous career, Vicky obtained her Masters in Education and served as University Registrar at the University of North Florida. Wife to adoring husband John, her love for all things “Mom” began in 2010 when their son Brendan was born. Vicky chose to put her full-time career in higher education on hold to spend time with her new baby, giving her a new respect for motherhood and parenting. In June 2012, John and Vicky welcomed sweet Audrey to the family. Vicky has created an amazing circle of Moms who are continuously seeking new ways to enrich their children’s lives in and around Jacksonville. Being part of the creation of an online parenting resource and small business that serves the great Jacksonville area has allowed her to flourish in a successful career while remaining present for her family.


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