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Family-Friendly Bargain Summer Movies in Los Angeles

Updated for 2024

Summer is a time for fun and relaxation, and what better way to enjoy the season than by taking your kids to see some of their favorite movies on the big screen? Luckily, many theaters across the country offer summer bargain movie series for kids, making it easy and affordable to enjoy a day at the movies.

Here in Southern California, there are quite a few theater chains that offer a series of fun, family-friendly movies at bargain prices. Some even have special ticket prices that include popcorn and treats!

Each theater chain has a different list of movies they’re showing, so check their website for all the details, like locations, showtimes, ticket prices, and parking info.

Also, be sure to check the movie ratings and decide if they’re appropriate for your kids. You know best!

Summer bargain movie series for kids are a great way to enjoy the season while staying within budget. And when the weather is super hot, the bonus is Air Conditioning!

Check out our list below to find movie screenings almost every day of the week. And then check out our awesome list of Outdoor Summer Movies in Los Angeles, too!

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Take the kids out for a super fun summer movie at one of these local SoCal movie theater chains.

Bargain Summer 2024 Movies at SoCal Theaters — Confirmed

Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse
Multiple locations including:
Apple Valley, Carson, Playa Vista, Marina, and Orange

The Summer Movie Clubhouse is back at participating Cinemark theaters this summer! “Enjoy 8 weeks of Mega-Fun movies for kids!” on the big screen each Wednesday for the bargain price of only $1.75 per ticket per movie, starting June 10th – August 15th. Check local listings.

Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse 2024 Movie titles include:

  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem
  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2
  • The Lego Movie
  • Trolls Band Together
  • Migration
  • and more!

AMC Theaters Summer Movie Camp
Multiple locations including:

1475 N. Montebello Blvd., Montebello, CA 90640

Your kids can re-watch fun movies all summer long on Mondays and Wednesdays on the big screen for only $3 per ticket, plus tax. Movies start on June 24th and run through August 14th.

AMC Theaters Summer Movie Camp 2024 Movie titles include:

  • Minions: The Rise of Gru
  • Dr Seuss’ The Lorax
  • Sing
  • The Secret Life of Pets
  • Migration
  • and more!

$2 Movies at Kids Summer Series at LOOK Dine-in Cinemas
Multiple locations including:
8200 3rd St., Downey, CA 90241
128 Artsakh St., Glendale, CA 91206

LOOK Dine-In Cinemas “Kids Summer Series” program launches this year, inviting families to celebrate summer vacation with an incredible lineup of fun-filled, kid-friendly movies at the unbeatable price of $2 per ticket at all LOOK locations. Running Monday through Thursday until August 31st, the first matinee of the day will be exclusively dedicated to LOOK’s “Kids Summer Series”. The lineup includes a collection of Universal and DreamWorks fan-favorite and classic films. Movies, dates, and titles vary by location, so be sure to check your local theater for details.

LOOK Dine-in Cinemas Kids Summer Series 2024 Movie titles include:

  • Abominable
  • How to Train Your Dragon
  • Madagascar
  • Migration
  • The Land Before Time
  • The Croods: A New Age
  • and more!

Alamo Drafthouse Kids Camp
700 W. 7th St., Los Angeles, CA 90017

Alamo Drafthouse presents Kids Camp screenings during summer break, providing affordable family movies for maximum family fun! All Kids Camp tickets are $5 for everyone – little kids, big kids, and grownup kids – and each week brings a new selection, ranging from recent animated favorites to timeless classics.

Alamo Drafthouse Kids Camp 2024 Movie titles include:

  • An American Tail: Fievel Goes West
  • Matilda
  • Minions
  • Spider-man: Across the Spiderverse
  • The Lorax
  • and more!
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Regal Summer Movie Express

The Regal Theater chain hosts their Summer Movie Express where they show family-friendly movies for $1 every Tuesday and Wednesday at 11 a.m., all summer long. Check the website to see the schedule and the participating local theaters.

Regal Summer Movie Express 2024 Movie titles include:

  • Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway
  • Puss in Boots: The Last Wish
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem
  • Paw Patrol The Movie
  • Angry Birds 2
  • Migration (Read our review!)
  • and more!

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