The city of Chicago announced their Summer Film Series returns to Millennium Park with free movies for all to enjoy.

This will mark Millennium Park's 20th anniversary summer season!

Pack your lawn chairs, picnic baskets, snacks, drinks, and maybe some bug spray.  Starting Tuesday, July 16th, 2024, head to the Jay Pritzker Pavilion or the Great Lawn and take in the beautiful weather while watching a free movie at 6:30pm.

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The free films will be featured on a state-of-the-art 40-foot LED screen!

Get ready to see all your favorites:

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

Jurassic Park



American Fiction


Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Not only will there be a Summer Film Series at Millennium Park, you can see a list of all the events happening this summer, too.


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Millennium Park will be hosting Summer Workouts, their 20th Anniversary Celebration, and a Summer Music Series you don't want to miss!

Summer Workout Series

Break a sweat starting Saturdays, May 18th through August 31st! Enjoy pilates, yoga, cardio kickboxing, and zumba classes while taking in the views.

20th Anniversary Celebration

From Thursday July 18th – to Sunday July 21st, Jay Pritzker Pavilion and throughout Millennium Park will be celebrating two decades since the park officially opened.

Summer Music Series

On Mondays and Thursdays starting July 1 through August 8th, head to Millennium Park and the Jay Pritzker Pavilion for free admission to great live music from emerging artists!

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