Rainy days, heat wave, all perfect excuses to take in a movie. If you don’t want to keep the kids up past bedtime or are looking for more G rated options check out some of these summer movie clubs. Most are offered in the mornings and at incredible discounts making them the perfect activity for your summer bucket list.
Summer Movie Series for Kids
- Kids Dream Summer Movie Series Marcus Theater Gurnee, 6144 Grand Ave. Sundays, Mondays, and Wednesdays, at 10am from June 14th through August 19th for your favorite family friendly films for just $3!
- Summer Movie Express – Regal Entertainment Group, Round Lake Beach Stadium, 18 550 East Rollins Road, Round Lake Beach . $1 admission. All shows Tuesday & Wednesday at 10 am, rated G & PG. A portion of the proceeds goes to the Will Rogers Institute
- Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse, Century 16 Deer Park, 2160 West Field Parkway, Deer Park. 10 Shows for $5 in advance or $1 per show at the box office, all G and PG movies. See website for times and days.
- Classic Cinemas, Fox Lake Theater, 115 Town Centre Lane, Fox Lake. Wednesday Morning Movie Series. June 10-August 5. PG and G rated films perfect for all ages. Admission is $1 per person and movies start at 10:00am, doors open at 9:00 am for games, activities, and character visits.
- Kidgits Free Movies for Kids Marcus Theater Gurnee, Gurnee Mills, 6170 Grand Ave. During June, July and August Kidgits members can enjoy FREE movies (with valid membership card) Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10:00 a.m. (adults are $2). Not a member? Membership is $5, sign up at Simon Guest Services near Entry E.
- One Dollar Wednesday, Liberty Theater – Golden Age Cinemas 1 & 2. Join the Liberty Theater this summer to enjoy One Dollar Wednesday. Kiddie Matinees every Wednesday at 10:00 am, price is only $1 through August 12.
Summer Library Movies for Kids
- Marvelous Mondays at the Grayslake Area Public Library. Watch all the Marvel movies in order over the course of the summer. Registration is encouraged, but not required, so feel free to drop by if you can! Open to anyone in grades 7-12. Weekly on Monday at 4:30 p.m. starting June 8.
- Kids Movie at the Fox Lake District Library. We will show a fun family friendly film each Tuesday throughout the summer at 3 pm. Snack provided. Weekly on Tuesday through July 21.
- Watch it! Musical Matinee at the Fremont Public Library. School-age children and older: Drop in for the show! You may bring a covered drink and a snack, but no popcorn, please! Children younger than 8 must have a caregiver at least 13 watch the movie with them. A different musical each Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. through July 15.
- Lunch and a Movie at the Antioch Library. Pack a lunch and meet at the library for a popular kids movie Thursdays June 18, July 9, 16 & 23 at 12:00 p.m.
- Kids Movie Night at the Round Lake Area Public Library. Monthly on the third Thursday at 6:00 p.m. share a children’s movie with the family.
Take advantage of the summer weather and check out our listing of Movies in the Park, happening all over Lake County.
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