Campout Cinema

Get the outdoor movie experience year round!

  1. Whether you're watching a deep space adventure or a classic horror story, there’s no need to fight for the comfy spot on the couch at Campout Cinema—blankets, pillows, and sleeping bags are welcome!

    Photo by Brady Harvey.

  2. Da-dum... Da-dum... Da-dum-da-dum-da-dum! As part of EMP's 31 Days of Horror, attendees celebrate the film that kept movie-goers of the water the whole summer at our screening of Jaws (1975).

    Photo by Brady Harvey.

  3. Attendees transport to a magical land where unicorns roam during our 30th anniversary screening of Legend (1985). 

    Photo by Brady Harvey.

Bring the outdoor movie experience indoors with MoPOP's Campout Cinema series, featuring cinematically-inspired fun alongside screenings on MoPOP’s mammoth Sky Church screen.

At Campout Cinema, MoPOP invites you to get comfy and relax under LED stars on blankets, pillows, cushions, and sleeping bags from home (no chairs please). With themed drinks and photo ops before the screening and during intermission—as well as trivia, giveaways, and other surprises—every Campout Cinema event offers a unique and super themed movie-going experience.

Past films screened have included the 30th anniversary of The Neverending Story, Suspiria, The Shining, JawsThe Fifth Element, Alien, Legend, The Dark Crystal and more.

Upcoming Screenings