Downtown Chapel Hill

Movies Under the Stars

Movies Under the Stars

Let the stars be your guide all summer long!  

The Town of Chapel Hill and Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership host FREE movies all summer long, held outdoors on top of the Wallace Parking Deck at 150 E. Rosemary Street.  Movie-goers of all ages will enjoy free popcorn, giant games, and activities. 

We are happy to bring you a lineup of packed action, science fiction, family and superhero movies for your summertime enjoyment. Please see schedule below: 

Movies Under the Stars

Thursdays, 6/7 - 8/16 Wallace Plaza
8:30 p.m. - Sundown

6/7     Spiderman: Homecoming
6/14   Wonder Woman
7/19   Star Wars: Force Awakens
7/26   Star Wars: Last Jedi
8/9     Coco
8/16   Beauty and the Beast (2017)

The movies start at approximately 8:30 pm; or when it gets just dark enough to see the screen. 

Bring your own blankets or chairs. Grab dinner to go from a downtown restaurant and bring it up to the Plaza
to dine under the stars while you watch the movie. 

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 Plaza. For all downtown parking options visit  

For questions contact Amanda Fletcher with the Town of Chapel Hill at (919) 968-2878 or Alex Rike with the Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership at (919) 371-0779 or