Get ready for a haunting good time at the Old Sacramento Waterfront!

Geoanna Santana

It’s the spookiest time of year and we are ready for a gourd time! Experience Movies Under the Stars presented by Xfinity in partnership with California State Parks Capital District and the California State Railroad Museum every Thursday night in October at the Old Sacramento State Historic Park for a haunting good time.

You can purchase tickets in advance at Tickets are $10 each and must be purchased online in advance, there will be no in-person ticket sales. Please bring your photo ID so you can receive a pair of headphones to enjoy the movie provided by Xfinity.

If you purchase a group of four tickets, you will receive a complimentary picnic blanket with each purchase!

Join us for our features this month:

Oct. 7 – Original Ghostbusters / SOLD OUT
Oct. 14 – Clue
Oct. 21 – Hocus Pocus / SOLD OUT
Oct. 28 – The Haunted Mansion


111 I Street, Old Sacramento State Historic Park

Sacramento, CA 9581


Scary Good eats!

Make it a picnic! Remember to arrive early and so you can order takeout from the surrounding businesses and enjoy a delicious dinner:

The Union Lounge Bar & Grill

Ambiance Lounge

Back Door Lounge

Brannan Manor Restaurant & Spirits

Fanny Ann’s Saloon

Delta Bar & Grill

Firehouse Restaurant

Honey and the Trapcat

Hoppy’s Railyard Kitchen & Hopgarden

i-Shanghai Delight Chinese Restaurant

Joe’s Crab Shack

La Terraza Mexican Restaurant

O’Mally’s Pub

Old Sacramento General Store – Pizza

Pilothouse Restaurant on the Delta King

Rio City Café

River City Saloon

Round Table Pizza

Sean Finnegan’s Pub

The Other Office

The Original House of Soul

Willie’s Burgers

For a full list of open restaurants at the Historic Waterfront, CLICK HERE

Ways to get to the Movies Under the Stars, hassle-free:

Getting to the Old Sacramento Waterfront is “scare-free” with easy transportation options at your fingertips.
– Utilize Sacramento Regional Transit District light rail
– Metered street parking is free after 4:30 PM
– Visit to find a parking spot in nearby garages at Old Sacramento Garage – 2nd & I Street (entrance off I Street) OR Tower Bridge Garage – at Neasham Circle (entrance off Capitol Mall)

*We do NOT validate parking.


COVID-19 Notice

We are following all health authority and government agency guidelines. For the safety of staff, vendors, and visitors we are taking the following actions and require that attendees also follow these protocols:

  • Hand sanitizer will be made available at the check-in booth.
  • We ask that attendees do their part in physical distancing at least 6′ apart from those not in their group. Please stay with your household at your table and refrain from moving around to maintain physical distancing.
  • Attendees are required to stay home if they are sick or if they have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough, respiratory symptoms, or shortness of breath.

Reminder: Make sure to wear a mask and maintain physical distance when exploring the #OldSacramentoWaterfront!

Let us know how you’re experiencing Movies Under the Stars safely by tagging us at @DowntownSac and @OldSac