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Rooftop Cinema Club in San Diego (2023)

Treat your little goblins to a Halloween Rooftop Movie this Fall! ๐Ÿ‘ป๐Ÿ“ฝ @rooftopcinemaclub

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You'll find everything you need to know for the Rooftop Cinema Club right here. Where to park and how to get it validated, logistics, games, seating, food & drink + tips.



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Movies that start before 5pm are for all ages (but use your judgement), while movies after 5pm are strictly for ages 18+


MOVIE SCHEDULE for Sept & Oct 2023

Note: I only listed the movies below that start before 5pm, so that all ages can attend.

If you're looking for their movies that start after 5pm for ages 18+, click to their website to see all movies listed there.

(Disclaimer: please verify movie dates/times on their website for any changes or errors.)


๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 9/16 at 3:15pm - Harry Potter & The Sorcerer's Stone

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 9/17 at 3:15pm - Selena

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 9/23 at 4:15pm - The Little Mermaid (live action)

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 9/24 at 3:15pm - Super Mario Bros

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 9/30 at 4:15pm - Nightmare Before Christmas


๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 10/1 at 4pm - Encanto

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 10/7 at 1pm - Elemental

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 10/7 at 4:15pm - Raiders of the Lost Ark

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 10/8 at 12:30pm - Coco

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 10/8 at 3:15pm - The Sandlot

๐Ÿ”ธ Fri 10/13 at 4:15pm - Hocus Pocus

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 10/14 at 1pm - Shrek

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 10/14 at 4pm - Spider-Man Across the Spider-verse

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 10/15 at 1pm - Nightmare Before Christmas

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 10/15 at 4pm - Halloweentown

๐Ÿ”ธ Fri 10/20 at 4:15pm - Monster Inc.

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 10/21 at 1pm - Coraline

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 10/21 at 4:15pm - Harry Potter & Sorcerer's Stone

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 10/22 at 1pm - Elemental

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 10/22 at 4:15pm - Hocus Pocus

๐Ÿ”ธ Fri 10/27 at 3:45pm - Haunted Mansion

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 10/28 at 1:15pm - Nightmare Before Christmas

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 10/28 at 4:15pm - Hocus Pocus

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 10/29 at 1pm - Addams Family '91

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 10/29 at 4:15pm - Death Becomes Her


๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 12/9 at 1:30pm - Elf

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 12/9 at 4:45pm - Home Alone

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 12/10 at 1:30pm - Polar Express

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 12/10 at 4:45pm - Elf

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 12/16 at 1:30pm - Nightmare Before Christmas

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 12/16 at 4:15pm - Elf

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 12/17 at 1:30pm - Elf

๐Ÿ”ธ Sun 12/17 at 4:30pm - It's A Wonderful Life

๐Ÿ”ธ Mon 12/18 at 4pm - The Grinch, 2018

๐Ÿ”ธ Tue 12/19 at 4pm - Elf

๐Ÿ”ธ Wed 12/20 at 4pm - Polar Express

๐Ÿ”ธ Thur 12/21 at 4pm - Nightmare Before Christmas

๐Ÿ”ธ Fri 12/22 at 1pm - Elf

๐Ÿ”ธ Fri 12/22 at 4pm - Home Alone

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 12/23 at 1:15pm - The Santa Claus

๐Ÿ”ธ Sat 12/23 at 4:15pm - Elf

The Rooftop Cinema Club usually closes at the end of the year and opens again usually in March or April.


********* LOGISTICS *********

Doors open 30 min prior; grab your silent headphones๐ŸŽง, choose your seats๐Ÿ’บ, get food๐ŸŒญ & drinks๐Ÿป, snacks popcorn๐Ÿฟ & kick back for an unforgettable experience.๐ŸŒŸ

Get there early to play yard games ๐Ÿ“

Movies show year-round for throwbacks, animations, seasonal & holiday movies too!๐Ÿ‘ป๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿป

๐Ÿ’บSeats 1st come 1st serve in your paid section

๐ŸŽงOne-size, best for kids 5+

๐ŸŒญHot dogs, nachos, charcuterie, cookies; avg $5-$12

๐Ÿนsoda, beer, wine, drinks; avg $4-$15

๐ŸŽŸ Varies based on day/seating

$11.75 Kids

$16.50 Adults

๐Ÿ“4th floor rooftop Manchester Grand Hyatt downtown: 1 Market Pl., San Diego, CA 92101

๐Ÿ…ฟ๏ธ$11 hotel self-parking w/ validation

๐Ÿ’ป website


********* TIPS *********

๐Ÿ”…Donโ€™t forget to VALIDATE YOUR PARKING ๐Ÿš˜

๐Ÿ”…BYO Blankets๐Ÿงฃ, hats ๐Ÿงข, sunscreen ๐Ÿงด, sunglasses ๐Ÿ•ถ & water ๐Ÿ’ง

๐Ÿ”…And YES you can see movies clearly during the daytime ๐Ÿ˜‰

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