Outdoor Movie Series

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Harris Center

425 Perry St

  1. Email:
  2. Phone: (334) 501-2930
  3. Hours:  M-F: 8AM-5PM

Jarrett Jones

Recreation Center Manager

  1. Phone: (334) 501-2941
  2. Email:

Auburn Parks and Recreation hosts several options for outdoor movies throughout the year.

Friday Fright Nights Series at the Arboretum

Something wicked this way comes...

Fright Nights at the Arboretum is back for our 2019 season! Join us on Friday nights in October for the Fright Nights Movie Series! From music, kid's activities and an evening of spooky movies to get you in the mood for Halloween, there's plenty for everyone! A screening schedule will be published by September 13, 2019.

October 4, 2019 Kids movie at 6:30, Scream at 7:15

October 11, 2019 Kids movie at 6:30, I Know What You Did Last Summer at 7:15

October 25, 2019 
Hocus Pocus at 6:30, The Craft at 8:30

Gates open and activities begin at 5:30 p.m. A kid-friendly Halloween short film will be shown at 6:30 p.m., followed by our headlining film at 7 p.m. On nights when a double feature is shown, the second film will begin by 9:15 p.m. (select Fridays).

Patrons are encouraged to bring blankets, chairs and picnic dinners to enjoy the movies. Parking is available near the entrances on three sides: along Lem Morrison and the Poultry Science parking lot, along Garden Drive and in the Arboretum parking lot off Garden Drive. Patrons are encouraged to carpool or walk. This event is FREE and open to the public.