The Galileo Open Air Cinema is back for its 8thseason, bringing movie magic to some of the Mother City’s most enchanting locations. The unique summer activity offers the perfect setting for an incredible family bonding date night under the stars. 

Apart from their regular screenings of rom-coms and musicals, The Galileo offers an array of beloved family-friendly films throughout the summer, from golden classics like The Sound Of Musicand E.T. The Extra-Terrestrialto modern day hit animations like Trollsand Moana. The entertainment doesn’t stop there – vibey music, interactive games and an on-site mini-market serving up delicious food and snacks add to the unique bucketlist experience. Relax on the luscious lawn with a glass of wine while the little ones run wild or enjoy a giant game of jenga for a little inter-family competition. Once tummies are full and fun has been had by all, snuggle up for a beautiful sunset and the much-anticipated movie. 

Furthermore, Sunday movie-goers at Kelvin Grove Club in Newlands will be treated to an additional element of fun with face-painters, jumping castles and child-minders with a host of activities and games set to keep the kiddies thoroughly entertained and a way to exert all that extra energy before settling down for the film. 

The Galileo Open Air Cinema provides an exciting solution for family outings that everyone will love, so reserve your tickets today and make time together a priority. Bookings at 

Family friendly screening schedule:
Fri, 25 October                                      Zootopia                                                                      Central Park

Sat, 09 November                                The Greatest Showman                                       Lourensford Wine Estate

Sun, 08 December                               How To Train Your Dragon 3                            Kelvin Grove Club              

Wed, 11 December                             The Secret Life Of Pets                                          Kirstenbosch Gardens

Thu, 12 December                               Confessions Of A Shopaholic                           Kirstenbosch Gardens

Fri, 13 December                                  Avengers: Endgame                                               Meerendal Wine Estate

Sun, 15 December                               Ferdinand                                                                   Kelvin Grove Club

Wed, 18 December                             Spud                                                                               Kirstenbosch Gardens

Thu, 19 December                               Finding Dory                                                             Kirstenbosch Gardens

Fri, 20 December                                  E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial                                    Central Park

Sun, 22 December                               Peter Rabbit                                                              Kelvin Grove Club

Wed, 25 December                             How The Grinch Stole Christmas                                    Kirstenbosch Gardens

Thu, 26 December                               Home Alone 2: Lost In New York                   Kirstenbosch Gardens

Fri, 27 December                                  Aquaman                                                                     Battery Park

Sun, 29 December                               Sing                                                                                 Kelvin Grove Club

Thu, 02 January                                     The Addams Family                                               Kirstenbosch Gardens

Fri, 03 January                                       Mrs. Doubtfire                                                         Steenberg Farm

Sat, 04 January                                      The Jungle Book                                                      Nelson Wine Estate

Wed, 08 January                                   Mary Poppins Returns                                         Kirstenbosch Gardens

Thu, 09 January                                     The Princess Bride                                                  Kirstenbosch Gardens

Fri, 20 March                                          The Greatest Showman                                       Battery Park

Wed, 25 March                                      The Wizard Of Oz                                                     Kirstenbosch Gardens

Thu, 26 March                                        Trolls                                                                              Kirstenbosch Gardens

Fri, 27 March                                          Moana                                                                           Steenberg Wine Farm

Sat, 28 March                                         Beauty And The Beast                                           Simonsvlei Winery

Sun, 12 April                                           Wonder Park                                                             Meerendal Wine Estate

Ticket prices:

Standard: R109 (entry only)

Warm: R117 (includes blanket)

Comfy: R125 (includes backrest)

Warm & comfy: R130 (includes blanket and backrest)

VIP: R195 (Reserved premium seating, blanket, backrest, Coke and a Frey chocolate slab)

Snuggle: R360 per couple (front row mattress, 2 blankets, 2 pillows and Frey chocolates)

For more information:

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