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Movie Nights Under the Stars

Movie Nights Under the Stars at The Morton Arboretum
As the champion of trees, we know a thing or two about heroes. That's why we are sharing a movie that features a team of inspiring heroes. Bring a chair or blanket and join us under the stars on a summer night. Free with Arboretum admission. Lawn seating opens at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments will be available for purchase.  


Saturday, August 15: Guardians of the Galaxy

A team of unusual space heroes, the Guardians of the Galaxy, unites to save the world. Rated PG-13.  


Saturday, August 15, 2015: Approximate showtime at 8:00 p.m.

Showtime is based on sunset and suitable darkness for viewing. Lawn opens at 6:30 p.m. 


Important Information

Movie Nights Under the Stars are free with Arboretum admission. Open lawn seating is available. Bring your own blankets and chairs. You may also bring your own snacks; however, theater-style refreshments will be available for purchase.

Please observe these conditions of attendance: No outside alcohol. No smoking or smoking products. No pets.

Weather Information

Screenings will take place rain or (star) shine. No refunds will be issued if conditions require facility closures and/or program cancellations. 

Parking Information

Parking for Movie Nights is available first-come, first-served at Parking Lot 33 (P33) and will open an hour before showtime. Additional parking will be available in the Main Parking Lot (P1), which will require a short walk to the screening area. Please arrive early to allow time for parking and seating.


No advanced registration required.