The Ultimate Guide to Free Summer Fun: Movies, Shows & Concerts

There are lots of free and $1 movies around Jacksonville. Whether you want to go to a movie during the day or take in an evening show, there’s something kids of all ages will enjoy. Who doesn’t love free summer movies?!?

Theaterworks – Theaterworks of Jacksonville is offering 4 free shows this year.  Visit their site to make free reservations for your family. Cost: Free

Regal Summer Movie Express  Starting on June 6th, Regal Theaters will offer kid movies for just $1 at 10am on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Cost: $1 per person.

Summer Jazz Concerts at the Beach  On May 21st & June 11th 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. Cost: Free

Free Beach Concert in St. Augustine  The St. Augustine Beach Civic Association will present free Music by The Sea concerts beginning May 11th. Concerts are every Wednesday beginning at 7pm. Cost: Free

Free Summer Movies in St. Augustine – Beginning June 7th, 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, we will present a great movie line up starting June 7th. All movies begin at 8:30 PM at the Colonial Oak Music Park located at 27 St. George Street. Cost: Free

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). Cost: Free

Jacksonville Beach Moonlight Movies – The city of Jacksonville Beach will offer 2 free Moonlight Movies this year. On May 26th, you can catch Finding Dory and on June 30th, they’ll show The Jungle Book. Movies start at 9pm, bring your own chairs and snacks. Cost: Free

Free St. Augustine Concerts – Concerts in the Plaza, St. Augustine’s summer-long music series, returns for its 26th season with great music in a great place.The concerts are held in the Plaza de la Constitución, run all summer long, every Thursday at 7:00pm. Cost: Free

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

Summer Programs at the Library  The Jacksonville Library offers shows, movies and programs all summer long at various locations.

JMB's Ultimate Guide to FREE Summer Fun!

Shannon is a former Special Education Teacher turned SAHM to two great kids, Cole and Kiley. Originally from Miami, Shannon met her husband while they were both attending the University of Florida (Go Gators). They decided to put down roots in Jacksonville Beach, and are very much enjoying the laid back salt life.


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