Have skele-fun this October!

Frankie Wenson

It’s the spookiest time of year and we are ready to have a gourd time!

Halloween is right around the corner and we are ready to get out our festive shirts, decorations and all pumpkin spice goodies we can get our hands-on. If you are trying to plan your October festivities while still being safe and staying physically distant from others then we have the perfect activity for you to trick and treat yourself!

You can experience all your Halloween movie favorites with Movies Under the Stars presented by Crest Theatre and Xfinity every Thursday and select Fridays in October at 7:00 p.m. in Ali Youssefi Square in #DowntownSac!

Movies showing this October:

Oct. 1 – The Addams Family (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 8 – Scooby-Doo (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 15 – Original Ghostbusters (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 16 – Original Ghostbusters (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 22 – Nightmare Before Christmas (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 23 – Nightmare Before Christmas (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 29 – Hocus Pocus (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 30 – Hocus Pocus (SOLD OUT)


Physical distancing will be in place with tables all six feet apart and each household must purchase tickets in groups of two and four. Follow these steps to ensure that you have a safe and skele-fun time:

  1. Purchase tickets in advance at to reserve your seat. No onsite sales.
  2. Make sure to bring your photo ID so you can receive a pair of headphones to enjoy the movie at your seat!
  3. Costumes are encouraged so make sure to show off your most spooktacular outfit while you watch!
  4. To plan ahead/arrive early to #SupportLocal.

Bone Appetit!

Once you follow all the steps and you are ready to head to your seats, make sure not to sit down empty-handed! Before you enjoy the movie grab takeout from one of the surrounding businesses to enjoy while you watch.

Check out a full list of open businesses in #DowntownSac here.

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

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


Ali Youssefi Square
705 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95814