Summer Kids Movies in the Nashville Area


Summer in Nashville brings to mind lazy days, ice cream treatspools and water play, camps — both day and overnightfishing, and some truly fantastic farmers markets. Our greater Nashville area offers some truly incredible summer kids movies — fun for the whole family! We’re back with this year’s round up of all those fun (and inexpensive!) opportunities to catch a flick with your littles.

Summer Kids Movies in the Nashville Area

Summer Kids Movies in the Nashville Area

Regal Cinemas

Locations: Regal Hollywood Stadium 27 & RPX (Nashville), Regal Green Hills, Regal Opry Mills Stadium 20 IMAX & RPX (Nashville), Regal Providence Stadium 14 (Mt. Juliet), Regal Streets of Indian Lake Stadium 16 & IMAX (Hendersonville)

$2 movies start at 11:15AM at Regal Green Hills and at 11:30AM at Regal Providence on Tuesdays & Wednesdays. Please see website for other theaters as they have not updated with scheduled movie times as this moment but have them listed as hosting the summer express program.
  • Week 1
    Penguins of Madagascar
    The Lego Movie
  • Week 2
    The Lorax
    The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part
  • Week 3
    The LEGO Batman Movie
  • Week 4
    Despicable Me
    Pokémon Detective Pikachu
  • Week 5
    Despicable Me 2
    Space Jam
  • Week 6
    Puss in Boots
  • Week 7
    Sing 2
    Space Jam: A New Legacy
  • Week 8
    Despicable Me 3
    Tom & Jerry
  • Week 9
    Trolls World Tour
  • Week 10 (not at Regal Streets in Hendersonville)
    The Croods: A New Age
    The Boss Baby: Family Business
  • Week 11 (not at Regal Providence or Regal Streets in Hendersonville)
    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

Nashville Scene’s Movies in the Park

Location: Elmington Park (3531 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37205)

Movies in the Park, presented by Amazon, is FREE to attend and family-friendly, so bring the whole crew out for food trucks, games, activities and of course, a movie under the stars! All films will be shown in open caption. Fun starts at 5pm and movies start at sundown.

  • June 2- Ghostbusters: Afterlife
  • June 9 – The Princess Diaries
  • June 16- Black Widow
  • June 23- Encanto

City of Franklin Movie Nights

Location: Pinkerton Park, 405 Murfreesboro Rd, Franklin, TN 37064

Bring a chair or pack a blanket and come to Pinkerton Park (405 Murfreesboro Rd.) for a free outdoor movie! Movies will begin at 8PM or sunset. Food trucks will be available.
  • Friday, June 10- Brave
  • Friday June 17- Stuart Little
  • Friday June 24- Monsters, Inc.
  • Friday, July 15- The Princess Diaries
  • Friday, July 22- SOUL
  • Friday, July 29- Karate Kid (1984)

Nashville Public Library

Location: various branches—check the web site!

FREE! Some branches provide snacks and drinks. Often bringing your own snacks is welcome.

Schedule: Check your local branch, but we’ve seen some of these great movies scheduled for the summer: Marvel, Finding Nemo, Encanto and more!

Murfreesboro Movies Under the Stars

Free for all ages! Concessions will be available to purchase. Bring your blankets and/or lawn chairs.

  • June 6 -Encanto
  • June 13 -Ghostbusters
  • June 20- Sing 2
  • June 27-Annie
  • July 5-Luca
  • July 11-Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • July 18-The Incredibles
  • July 25-Back to the Future

Mondays (and Tuesday, July 5)
Barfield Crescent Park
697 Veterans Pkwy

Richard Siegel Neighborhood Park
515 Cherry Lane

Patterson Park
521 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd

Fountains at Gateway
1500 Medical Center Pkwy

Have a great summer with all these wonderful movie options and read below for more fun summer activities!


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