Downtown Sacramento’s Movies Under the Stars is back for another spooky season!

Ticket holders – RESERVE YOUR MEAL NOW

Experience Movies Under the Stars every Thursday night in October with four Halloween-themed movies hosted outside in the Old Sacramento State Historic Park. You’ll get headphones that will immerse you into the film and get you into the fall season spirit.

Every Thursday in October
Preshow Activities 5 PM | Check in by 6:30 PM

October 5 – Casper
October 12 – Hocus Pocus  |  SOLD OUT!
October 19 – Harry Potter & the Sorcerer’s Stone  | SOLD OUT!
October 26 – Coco  | SOLD OUT!

There are three ticket levels you can choose from:
Luxury Seating: Plush lounge seating, closet spots, popcorn and a nonalcoholic drink for $35.
Preferred Seating: Adirondack chair, closer seats, and popcorn for $25.
General Admission: First come first served lawn seating for $10.

Restaurants are offering meals as an add-on to your movie ticket for $25. These meals will be brought to your seat at the start of the movie.
October 5 – Brannon Manor
October 12 – Rio City Cafe
October 19 – Cerealism
October 26 – Rio City Cafe

Starting at 5 PM, two load-in zones will be open on I Street and Firehouse Alley and another on J and Front Street. Feel free to stake out a spot if you have a general admission ticket. Additionally, we will have plenty of things to do in the Old Sacramento State Historic Park before the show starts.

  • Tarot Card Reading — The Tender Hearted Healer  |  BOOK HERE
  • Mini Golf Under the Stars – Underground Mini Golf
  • Henna Tattoos – Anju’s Beauty Salon
  • Candy for Sale – Candy Barrel
  • Roaming Zombies – Heartstoppers
  • Lawn Games – Old Sacramento Waterfront

Or you can explore the rest of Old Sacramento Waterfront before your show! The neighborhood has completely transformed into Sacramento’s own Halloweentown for the fall.

  • Pick out the perfect pumpkin from the pumpkin patch at 1200 Front Street.
  • Spot ghosts in the historic building windows and scarecrows throughout the district.
  • Ride the Track or Treat Train like you’re on the way to Hogwarts.
  • Celebrate the fall harvest and have a meal at one of the 20+ local restaurants.
  • Try on costumes at Evangeline’s to get the best Halloween fit.
  • Sip on something made just for you at Honey & the Trapcat or one of our other unique bars.
  • Craft Halloween art at Atrium 916’s Spook & Sip.

Find more seasonal activities in Old Sacramento Waterfront here.




5 PM Preshow Activities

6:30 PM Check In



111 I St.

Sacramento, CA 95814