Summer is almost here. Time to renew our pool passes and plan some fun kids' summer activities. Dickinson, Cinemark, and AMC movie theaters in Kansas City will soon begin their summer movie series, offering kids and adults cheap tickets to see quality family films on the big screen. And a Phoenix movie theater in Kansas City will be showing FREE family films this summer!
Dickinson Theatres' Summer Vacation Movie Series begins June 14 and ends August 5, 2010. Selected movies show Monday through Thursday* at 10:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. This summer's featured family films include Percy Jackson: Lightning Thief, Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel, Tooth Fairy, Spy Next Door, Madagascar: Escape to Africa, Bee Movie, Monsters vs. Aliens, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Planet 51, Paul Blart: Mall Cop, Astro Boy, Kung Fu Panda, Imagine That, Aliens in the Attic, Hotel for Dogs, and Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs.
Single admission tickets for all ages cost $2.50. Save money by purchasing season tickets ahead of time, which include admission to 8 shows for $13. Drink/popcorn/candy combos are available for $3.75. Click here to view a printable schedule.
Cinemark's Summer Movie Clubhouse runs for 10 weeks, June 7-August 12, Monday through Thursday. Tickets are $1 each (for all ages). If you plan to see all 10 movies, you can purchase a series punch card in advance for $5 per person. Movie times and shows vary by Cinemark location. Click here to view the Summer Movie Clubhouse schedule at the Cinemark theater in Merriam, Kansas. Here is the Summer Movie Clubhouse schedule at the Cinemark on The Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri.
AMC Theaters' Summer Movie Camp will show family movies for $1 on Tuesdays at 10 a.m., June 15 through August 10. All admission and concession proceeds will benefit two AMC charities. Shows include Shrek the Third, Imagine That, Monsters vs. Aliens, Madagascar, Madagascar 2, Hotel for Dogs, Kung Fu Panda, and The Spiderwick Chronicles. Go here to learn more.
The Phoenix movie theater at The Legends shopping center in Kansas City, Kansas, is giving Kansas City families the best summer-movie deal yet: a FREE Summer Movie Series! Every Tuesday and Wednesday at 10 a.m., June 8-July 28, 2010, the Phoenix Legends 14 theater will show select FREE G and PG-rated kids' movies.
All of the following films are included in the FREE Summer Movie Series: Doogal, Monsters vs. Aliens, Clifford the Dog, Hotel for Dogs, Kitt Kittredge, Imagine That, Charlotte's Web, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, The Wizard of Oz, Planet 51, Curious George, Aliens in the Attic, March of the Penguins, Alvin and the Chipmunks 2, Polar Express, and Tooth Fairy. What a fabulous deal! Click here to view the full schedule.
Dickinson offers the best selection of films and theater locations, but Phoenix's free summer movie series is an awesome deal for families in the Kansas City, Kansas, area.
This summer, when you and the kids need a break from the heat and you're tired of going swimming, take advantage of some of these fun, cheap and free summer movie deals in Kansas City.
To find even more free summer movies in Kansas City, check out this related article: "Kansas City Free Summer Movies."
*Dickinson Plaza 6 does not show Summer Vacation Movies on Mondays.