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Boston Movies for Kids and Families

Find movies for kids and families in Boston and in nearby suburbs. Movie theaters that show kids movies near Boston and movie events.


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Cinema Jukebox at Coolidge Corner TheatreBrookline, $$
Thu, March 24, 2022  -  Thu, September 8, 2022   
Our 2022 Cinema Jukebox lineup is here! This year's series includes the platinum hits PURPLE RAIN and DAZED AND CONFUSED alongside deeper cuts like LA BAMBA and THE HARDER THEY COME.
Filmmaking Fundamentals, 10 Week Online Class – Starts 6/6Virtual/Online, $$$
Mon, June 6, 2022  -  Tue, November 22, 2022   
Introduction to filmmaking from story development, to camera and sound production, through editing. Hands-on exercises inform all learning. Each student will produce a short final project.
Storytelling Workshop, 6 Online Sessions, Starts 6/8Virtual/Online, $$$
Wed, June 8, 2022  -  Thu, October 13, 2022   
Discover your identity as a documentary storyteller and focus on the stories that matter most to you and that you can best tell. Learn how to successfully structure compelling narratives with a scene-based, character-driven approach.
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Movies by Moonlight: Summer in the City at Boston Harbor HotelBoston, Free
Fri, June 10, 2022  -  Fri, August 26, 2022   
Enjoy free Movies by Moonlight projected on the Harbor this summer at Boston Harbor Hotel. The cool evening breeze and view from Intrigue Café set the stage for the perfect opportunity to view these classic films under...
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Summer Movie Nights at Old IronsidesCharlestown, Free
Fri, June 24, 2022  -  Sat, August 20, 2022   
Summer Movie Nights on “Old Ironsides” kick off on Friday, June 24 with a free showing of Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl on the spar deck of USS Constitution!
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Summer Family Movie Screenings at TCANNatick
Sat, June 25, 2022  -  Sat, August 20, 2022   
Enjoy fun family-friendly movies on the big screen at TCAN this summer. On hot days, this is a cool way to beat the heat & break up the day.
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Theatre Thursdays at Revere BeachRevere, Free
Thu, June 30, 2022  -  Thu, August 18, 2022   
This summer, enjoy a free movie at Revere Beach. Entertainment is from 6:00PM - 8:00PM with music, popcorn and cotton candy. The movie will begin at dusk. Event is FREE! All movies will have a rain date on the following...
Family Flicks at The Pru: Summer Movies 2022Boston, Free
Sat, July 9, 2022  -  Sat, August 27, 2022   
Join the Prudential Center for free family movies this summer on South Garden at our Annual Family Film Festival, Saturdays from July 9 through August 27.
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Family Flicks at the PruBoston, Free
Sat, July 9, 2022  -  Sat, August 27, 2022   
Enjoy free, family-friendly movies on Prudential Center’s South Garden every Saturday starting on July 9th through August 27th. All movies will start at dusk and end around 11pm.
Road Trippin' Summer Film SeriesWatertown, Free
Tue, July 12, 2022  -  Tue, August 23, 2022   
Hit the road with these free screenings of classic journeys on the big screen!Tuesday nights in July and August, Mosesian Arts Live presents free film screenings in our air conditioned Main Stage theater.
Camera and Sound Workshop, 6 Online Sessions, Starts 7/14Virtual/Online, $$$
Thu, July 14, 2022  -  Mon, November 7, 2022   
“The eye sees but the ear imagines.” Learn what it takes to record moving images and sounds that tell engaging stories and stimulate the imagination.
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DCR Summer Movies in the ParkBoston, Free
Fri, July 15, 2022  -  Thu, September 1, 2022   
Pack up a blanket, lawn chair and picnic for FREE movies under the stars at Boston Parks. All movies begin at sundown.
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Free Friday Flicks at the Hatch Shell Boston 2022Boston, Free
Fri, July 15, 2022  -  Fri, August 26, 2022   
Free Friday Flicks are classic & popular, family-oriented movies shown each Friday night in Boston throughout the summer at the DCR Hatch Shell on the Esplanade at no cost for over 25 years!
Sunday Night Summer Movies at Christopher Columbus ParkBoston, Free
Sun, July 17, 2022  -  Sun, August 21, 2022   
Pack a picnic to take to Christopher Columbus Park for one of these Sunday night films, which will begin at dusk.
Summer Movie Nights at Boston LandingBoston, Free
Wed, July 20, 2022  -  Wed, September 14, 2022   
Bring a blanket, pack a picnic and enjoy complimentary movies on the rolling green hills at Athlete’s Park! Featured movies (in date order) are: Top Gun, Grease, and Hocus Pocus
Family Flicks at the Prudential CenterBoston, Free
Sat, July 30, 2022  -  Sat, August 27, 2022   
Enjoy free, family-friendly movies on Prudential Center’s South Garden every Saturday starting on July 9th. All movies will start at dusk. It’s showtime at the Prudential Center!
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Mayor's Summer Movie Nights in the Parks 20224 Locations, Free
Tue, August 2, 2022  -  Thu, September 1, 2022   
Families are invited to enjoy Mayor's Summer Movie Nights at local city parks this summer. Bring a blanket and a picnic and enjoy a movie under the stars with neighbors and friends.
Mayor's Summer Movie Nights in the ParksBoston, Free
Tue, August 2, 2022  -  Thu, September 1, 2022   
The Mayor's Movie Nights are part of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department’s ParkARTS program. Come join us for movies under the stars in Boston parks.
Mayor's Movie Nights 2022Boston, Free
Tue, August 2, 2022  -  Thu, September 1, 2022   
The Mayor's Movie Nights are part of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department’s ParkARTS program. Held in August and September, the shows begin at dusk.
Summer Movies on the Worcester CommonWorcester, Free
Thu, August 18, 2022  -  Thu, September 1, 2022   
Join the City of Worcester Cultural Development Division, Downtown Worcester Business Improvement District, and Worcester Cultural Coalition at the Worcester Common for the first installment of this season’s “Movies on the Common” series.
Spider-Man: No Way Home - Movies on the CommonWorcester, Free
Thu, August 18, 2022  -  Thu, August 18, 2022   
Swing in on Thursday, August 18th for a free screening of “Spider-Man: No Way Home” and join Peter Parker, as he faces new and old foes, downtown at the Worcester Common!
Free Family Movie Night in Avon! (Dreamworks' The Bad Guys)Avon, Free
Fri, August 19, 2022  -  Fri, August 19, 2022   
FREE summer movie night in Avon featuring Dreamsworks' The Bad Guys, balloon artist, kids tattoos, snow cones, spin art and much more! See you and let's have a blast!
The Good Dinosaur and Meet Dinos at Moonrise: the Plymouth Drive-inPlymouth, $$
Fri, August 19, 2022  -  Fri, August 19, 2022   
Enjoy a whole new drive-in movie experience in Plymouth, MA. Watch movies under the stars with a full kitchen and a beer garden. The rumors are true! Dinosaurs have landed!
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Jaws Movie Night at Beach Road WeekendMartha's Vineyard, $$
Thu, August 25, 2022  -  Thu, August 25, 2022   
A free showing of the iconic film JAWS on 9 LED video screens, plus live performances by Darby and the Jelly Roll Horns, and the Dukes of Circuit Avenue.
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Kung Fu Films at the Gate in Chinatown Park Boston 2022Boston, Free
Fri, August 26, 2022  -  Sun, August 28, 2022   
Each of the three nights of film showings includes a live performance, two short films, and the main feature. The classic films are action-packed with kung fu scenes and are accompanied by English-subtitles.
Boston Summer Movie Night on the CommonBoston, Free
Thu, September 1, 2022  -  Thu, September 1, 2022   
The Mayor's Movie Nights are part of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department’s ParkARTS program. Held in August and September, the shows begin at dusk. Come join us for movies under the stars in Boston parks.
Encanto - Movies on the CommonWorcester, Free
Thu, September 1, 2022  -  Thu, September 1, 2022   
Step into the magical world of Disney’s 'Encanto' on Thursday, September 1st downtown at the Worcester Common to discover a heartfelt and whimsical family story!
Virtual Screening Room via Coolidge Corner TheaterBrookline, $$
Wed, March 24, 3030  -  Thu, April 30, 2020   
Coolodge Corner Theater is offering some of our great, curated Coolidge programming, virtually. Your rental of these films and purchase of tickets for film education classes helps support the Coolidge and compensate our staff during this unprecedented time. Thank you!
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