Downtown Chapel Hill

Movies Under the Stars

Movies Under the Stars

Let the stars guide your family to a
free movie and popcorn in
Downtown Chapel Hill!

Arrive early to this summer's Movies Under the Stars to get the best spot on McCorkle Place. Take in the summer breeze and a movie - all part of the fun at Movies Under the Stars!

Bring your own blankets, chairs, or whatever makes you feel at home for the flick. Grab dinner to go from a downtown restaurant and enjoy it on the grass.

The summer's lineup is packed with family-friendly titles - there is something for everyone! check out the calendar below!

June 27 – Frozen: The Singalong Version

8:00 p.m. - Movie begins

July 18 – School of Rock

7:30 p.m. - Pre-Movie Gig by Chapel Hill School of Rock
8:00 p.m. - Movie begins

August 8 - Coco (en Español)
closed caption in English

7:30 p.m. - Mariachi Band
8:00 p.m. - Movie begins


McCorkle Place
250 E. Franklin Street
(Next to Morehead Planetarium) -

The Town of Chapel Hill promotes a Bike & Pedestrian-Friendly Community and encourages everyone to cycle or walk to these great events!  There is ample bike parking on the Wallace Deck. For all downtown parking options visit  

For questions contact the Town of Chapel Hill at (919) 968-2878 or
Matt Gladdek with the Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership at