Giant-Screen & 3D Films
San Diego Natural History Museum, 1788 El Prado, Balboa Park 92101
Films run daily starting at 11:00 a.m.
Get immersed in a cinematic experience like no other as stunning films come to life on the giant screen, equipped with Dolby® 3D, the latest in digital 3D technology. The Downing 3D Experience is located in the 300-seat Charmaine and Maurice Kaplan Theater.
IMAX Films and Planetarium Shows
Eugene Heikoff & Marilyn Jacobs Heikoff Giant Dome Theater
Reuben H. Fleet Science Center, 1875 El Prado, Balboa Park 92101
9:30 a.m. (Open Daily)
The Fleet opens several IMAX films and planetarium shows each year. Films and shows screen on the hour. The Sky Tonight is held on the first Wednesday of each month. The Heikoff Giant Dome Theater boasts a state-of-the-art digital GSX™ Projection System.
Sensory Friendly Films
Presented by AMC Theatres in partnership with the Autism Society
The program provides a special opportunity for families to enjoy their favorite films in a safe and accepting environment. The auditoriums dedicated to the program have their lights up, the sound turned down and audience members are invited to get up and dance, walk, shout or sing!
Crybaby Matinee – Tuesdays
Grossmont Center 10, Grossmont Center Drive, La Mesa 91942
Relax and enjoy a movie without worrying about unexpected tantrums or feedings in the dark. They keep the lights dimmed, the sound volume down, and provide a baby changing table and stroller valet for the convenience of parents.
Baby’s Night Out – Second Thursday of every month
UltraStar Cinema – Mission Valley @ Hazard Center, San Diego 92108
760.597.5777 ext. 19
Don’t let your baby stop you from enjoying a top Hollywood hit. You can bring the baby because crying, drooling and diaper changing is welcome during Baby’s Night Out! Special amenities include: stroller parking, dimmed lights, reduced volume, and a changing table in the auditorium.
Civic Center Screen – Every Friday & Saturday
Civic Center Screen, 133 N. Twin Oaks Valley Rd., San Marcos 92069
The San Marcos Civic Center Screen is a public outdoor venue that hosts free movie nights for the community.