Oculus Outdoors

7/12/2024 - 8/24/2024

North Oculus Plaza

Oculus Outdoors


Come experience Oculus Outdoors – free, outdoor movie screenings on select Friday nights and Saturday afternoons this summer. This year, we are screening two movies: family-friendly evening flicks on Friday evenings and kid-friendly movies on Saturday matinees. Each movie screening will have a special surprise activation, photo opportunity, or freebie to create a memorable experience for all those attending.

Bring your own blankets or portable chairs and enjoy your very own one-of-a-kind, cinematic experience under the wings of the Oculus.  Limited seating will be provided on a first come, first serve basis, with or without a ticket. Guests are welcome to purchase small bites and non-alcoholic beverages for the movies at the Oculus Beer Garden, located directly across Oculus Plaza.


Friday evening films will begin at 7pm, seating starts at 6pm. Saturday afternoon films will begin at 2pm, seating starts at 1pm. Walkups are welcome, but RSVP is recommended. RSVP on Eventbrite here.


Movies and dates:

  • Friday, July 12 at 7pm: I, Tonya

Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

  • Saturday, July 13 at 2pm: Ratatouille

Remy, a resident of Paris, appreciates good food and has quite a sophisticated palate. He would love to become a chef so he can create and enjoy culinary masterpieces to his heart's delight. The only problem is, Remy is a rat. When he winds up in the sewer beneath one of Paris' finest restaurants, the rodent gourmet finds himself ideally placed to realize his dream.

  • Friday, July 26 at 7pm: Moulin Rouge 

A celebration of love and creative inspiration takes place in the infamous, gaudy and glamorous Parisian nightclub, at the cusp of the 20th century. A young poet, who is plunged into the heady world of Moulin Rouge, begins a passionate affair with the club's most notorious and beautiful star.

  • Saturday, July 27 at 2pm: Back to the Future

Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his parents' romance and - with the help of his eccentric inventor friend Doc Brown - return to 1985.

  • Friday, August 9 at 7pm: Crazy Rich Asians

An American-born Chinese economics professor accompanies her boyfriend to Singapore for his best friend's wedding, only to get thrust into the lives of Asia's rich and famous.

  • Saturday, August 10 at 2pm: Muppets Take Manhattan

When the Muppets graduate from Danhurst College, they take their song-filled senior revue to New York City, only to learn that it isn't easy to find a producer who's willing to back a show starring a frog and a pig. Of course, Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy won't take no for an answer, launching a search for someone to take them to Broadway.

  • Friday, August 23 at 7pm: Barbie

Barbie and Ken are having the time of their lives in the colorful and seemingly perfect world of Barbie Land. However, when they get a chance to go to the real world, they soon discover the joys and perils of living among humans.

  • Saturday, August 24 at 2pm: Wonka (2023)

Willy Wonka – chock-full of ideas and determined to change the world one delectable bite at a time – is proof that the best things in life begin with a dream, and if you’re lucky enough to meet Willy Wonka, anything is possible.


Important Event Information: 

  • Please note, no rain dates. Cancellation notice will be provided 24 hours before the event.
  • Bags may be subject to a security screening.
  •  Personal items only. No backpacks, large bags, or large strollers.
  •  No animals, except properly certified and identified serviced animals.
  •  Outside alcohol strictly prohibited.


North Oculus Plaza

Outside the Oculus on Fulton St. in between Church and Greenwich Sts.