FREE Family Movie Nights

Heart of Soquel Park - 1st Fridays June/July/August 
Felt St. Park - 3rd Fridays June/July/August
Movies start 8:45PM (or dusk)

Join us for FREE family-friendly movie nights under the stars at the plaza at the Heart of Soquel Park and Felt St. Park.  Family Movie Nights is a series of free outdoor movie events presented by 1st District County Supervisor John Leopold and the Santa Cruz County Parks. Movies begin at 8:45 p.m. (or dusk). Low back chairs, blankets and jackets recommended. Come early (6:30 p.m.) and bring a picnic to enjoy,  

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If you are interested in becoming a business sponsor or would like to donate your in kind services, please contact Angela Chesnut at (831) 454-2200 or


Incredibles 2 at Highlands Park Movie Night - Friday, July 12 at 8:45pm

Coco at Pinto Lake County Park Movie Night - Friday, July 26 at 8:45pm


Heart of Soquel - Parking is available at the following public parking lots in Soquel Village for free after 6:00 pm: Soquel (Lot 4), Porter (Lot 3), Daubenbiss (Lot 2), and Hope Church (Lot 1).  

Felt St. Park - Parking - TBA

Porta-potties will be available on site. Walking, bike riding, and carpooling are encouraged.

In the event of rain, a movie may be canceled.  If it rains on the day of the movie you’re planning to attend, this website will be updated with notifications on possible cancellations. See you there!










Santa Cruz County Department of Parks, Open Space and Cultural Services
979 17th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
General Information (Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Phone: (831)