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Guide: Summer Movies

Outdoor Movie Picnics + Discount Theater Screenings

By Mackenzie Erickson, Editor & Co-Publisher of Macaroni Kid Simi Valley - Moorpark May 28, 2022

Check out the local movies happening in and near Simi Valley and Moorpark this summer! Macaroni KID Simi Valley - Moorpark compiled this list for you - there are tons to choose from!

Local Summer Movies

June | July | August | September

Want to jump to a specific movie series? Select them here or scroll to the bottom of this article.



June

May 30 – June 2: Studio Movie Grill
Abominable

Friday, June 3: Simi Movies in the Park
Hotel Transylvania

June 6 – 9: Studio Movie Grill
Sing

June 7 – 8: Regal Movies
The Lorax
The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part

Saturday, June 11: Simi Dive in Movie
Encanto

June 13 – 16: Studio Movie Grill
Minions

June 14 – 15: Regal Movies
Abominable
The LEGO Batman Movie

Friday, June 17: Camarillo
Mary Poppins Returns

June 20 – 23: Studio Movie Grill
Kung Fu Panda

June 21 – 22: Regal Movies
Despicable Me
Pokémon Detective Pikachu

Friday, June 24: Moorpark Movies in the Park
Clifford The Big Red Dog

Saturday, June 25: Classics at Corriganville
How the West Was Won

June 27 – 30: Studio Movie Grill
The Croods: A New Age

June 28 – 29: Regal Movies
Despicable Me 2
Space Jam


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July

July 5 – July 7: Studio Movie Grill
Shrek

July 5 – 6: Regal Movies
Sing
Puss in Boots

Friday, July 8: Camarillo
Encanto

July 11 – July 14: Studio Movie Grill
How to Train Your Dragon: Hidden World

July 12 – 13: Regal Movies
Sing 2
Space Jam: A New Legacy

July 18 – 22: Studio Movie Grill
The Boss Baby 2: Family Business

July 19 – 20: Regal Movies
Despicable Me 3
Tom & Jerry

Friday, July 22: Moorpark Movies in the Park
Encanto

Saturday, July 23: Simi Dive in Movie
Sing 2

July 25 – July 28: Studio Movie Grill
Despicable Me

July 26 – 27: Regal Movies
Minions
Trolls World Tour

Friday, July 29: Simi Movies in the Park
Clifford The Big Red Dog

Friday, July 29: Camarillo
Hairspray

Saturday, July 30: Simi Valley Movie Night
Movie TBA


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August

August 1 – August 4: Studio Movie Grill
Sing 2

August 2 – 3: Regal Movies
The Croods: A New
The Boss Baby: Family Business

August 8 – August 11: Studio Movie Grill
Puss in Boots

August 9 – 10: Regal Movies
Trolls
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

Friday, August 12: Simi Movies in the Park
Monsters University

Friday, August 12: Camarillo
Jungle Book

Friday, August 26: Moorpark Movies in the Park
Jungle Cruise

Friday, August 26: Thousand Oaks
Encanto


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September

Friday, September 23Moorpark Movies in the Park
Napoleon Dynamite

Friday, September 30: Thousand Oaks
The Princess Bride


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Movies By Series

RSRPD Simi - Movies in the Park

Rancho Madera Community Park
556 Lake Park Dr, Simi Valley, CA 93065

Pre-movie activities begin at 6:30 p.m. Movies start at dusk.
Free Admission

Friday, June 3: Hotel Transylvania
Friday, July 29: Clifford The Big Red Dog
Friday, August 12: Monsters University


Bring: Blankets, chairs, picnic
Food: Popcorn and vendors on-site
Notes: Participate in the prizes, and giveaways! Also, starting at 6:30pm there will be crafts and activities prior to the movie. Movie starts at dusk.
Questions: Visit the 
RSRPD website.


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RSRPD Simi - Dive in Movies

Rancho Simi Community Park Pool
1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065

6:00 pm - 10:00pm Movies begin at dusk.
Fee is $4 per person. (Ages 2 and under are free)


June 11: Encanto
July 23: Sing 2


Bring: Bathing suit and towel if you are going to watch from the pool, or a blanket if you are sitting on the grass.
Food: Kona Ice will be serving shaved ice starting at 6pm.
Questions & get your tickets: Visit the RSRPD website.


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RSRPD Simi - Classics at Corriganville

Corriganville Park
7001 Smith Rd, Simi Valley, CA 93063

Gates open at 6 p.m. and the movie begins at sundown.
Fee is $2 per person.


June 25: How the West Was Won


Bring: Blankets, chairs, and picnic baskets.
Questions & get your tickets: Visit the RSRPD website.


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Moorpark Movies in the Park

Arroyo Vista Park
4550 Tierra Rejada Rd. Moorpark, CA 93021

Gates will open at 7:00 p.m., movies begin at dusk.
Free Admission


Friday, June 24:  Clifford The Big Red Dog
Friday, July 22:  Encanto
Friday, August 26: Jungle Cruise
Friday, September 23: Napoleon Dynamite


Bring: Lawn chairs or blankets to sit in the grass and enjoy the movie!  
Food: Food vendors onsite, or bring your own snacks.
Questions: Visit the 
City of Moorpark website.


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Simi Valley Movie Night by Greg Cox Realty

Rancho Santa Susana Community Park – Dirt Lot / Field 5

Gates open at 5:30pm
Free to attend – Please 
Pre-Register


Saturday, July 30 – Movie TBA


Bring: Lawn Chairs, Blankets, Pillows, Family, Neighbors, Popcorn, Board Games, Footballs, Baseballs/Gloves, Frisbee's, etc.  We will be sitting on the grass field, so anything you feel will make you the most comfortable.  

Food: Food Trucks will be on-site or bring your own picnic

Questions: Visit www.SimiValleyMovieNight.com


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Regal Summer Movie Express

Regal Movie Theaters throughout the US (Including: Simi Valley Regal, Janss Marketplace Regal, and Camarillo Edwards Theaters – Check website to confirm and purchase ticket)

Tickets are $2

Held weekly on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 


June 7 – 8
The Lorax
The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part

June 14 – 15
Abominable
The LEGO Batman Movie

June 21 – 22
Despicable Me
Pokemon Detective Pikachu

June 28 – 29
Despicable Me 2
Space Jam

July 5 – 6
Sing
Puss in Boots

July 12 – 13
Sing 2
Space Jam: A New Legacy

July 19 - 20
Despicable Me 3
Tom & Jerry

July 26 – 27
Minions
Trolls World Tour

August 2 – 3
The Croods: A New Age
The Boss Baby: Family Business

August 9 – 10
Trolls
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

August 16 – 17 (Locally in Camarillo – Not in Simi Valley)
The Secret Life of Pets
Scoob!

Questions: Visit the Regal Movies website.


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Studio Movie Grill Children's Summer Series

Studio Movie Grill Simi Valley
1555 Town Center Way, Simi Valley, CA 93065
$6 Movies (Includes a small popcorn)
Held Weekly on Mondays - Thursdays

May 30 – June 2: Abominable
June 6 – June 9: Sing
June 13 – June 16: Minions
June 20 – June 23: Kung Fu Panda
June 27 – June 30: The Croods: A New Age
July 5 – 7: Shrek
July 11 – 14: How to Train Your Dragon: Hidden World
July 18 – 22: The Boss Baby 2: Family Business
July 25 – 28: Despicable Me
August 1 – August 4: Sing 2
August 8 – August 11: Puss in Boots

Questions: Visit the Studio Movie Grill website.

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Thousand Oaks Movies in the Park

Thousand Oaks Community Park
2525 N. Moorpark Rd., Thousand Oaks

Movie Starts at Sundown. Activities start 1 hour prior.
Free Admission


Friday, May 20: Honey I Shrunk the Kids
Friday, August 26: Encanto
Friday, September 30: The Princess Bride

 

Bring: Lawn chairs, blankets
Food: Food Vendors will have refreshments available for purchase or bring your own picnic to enjoy.

Questions: Visit the CRPD website or call 805-381-2793


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Camarillo Movies in the Park

Locations vary – see below

Music begins at 6pm, Movies begin at 8:15pm
Free Admission


Friday, June 17: Mary Poppins Returns
Community Center Park, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo

Friday, July 8: Encanto
Constitution Park, 601 Carmen Dr., Camarillo

Friday, July 29: Hairspray
Constitution Park, 601 Carmen Dr., Camarillo

Friday, August 12: Jungle Book
Community Center Park, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo


Bring: Blankets, low folding chairs and a picnic to enjoy during the movie. 
Seating: Will be on the lawn on a first come, first served basis.
Notes: Enjoy performances from local musicians before the movie, starting at 6pm, courtesy of Music Freqs. A variety of fun family games will be available on the grass before the movie begins.
Questions: Visit the PVRPD website or contact Briana Ramos at 805-482-1996 x116 or bramos@pvrpd.org.

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