Cinespia is an organization that hosts on-site screenings of classic films in and around Los Angeles. They show films from the 1930s through the 1990s. The al fresco Hollywood Forever Cemetery screenings take place on the Fairbanks Lawn (so named for the adjacent crypt housing both Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. and Jr.), and films are digitally projected against the west wall of the Cathedral Mausoleum, which houses the crypt of Rudolph Valentino among many others.
Up to 3,500 patrons per screening bring blankets, pillows, picnic dinners, alcoholic beverages, and candles and enjoy screenings under the stars, while a staff of 35 keep things running smoothly.
DJ’s play music before and after the screenings over a portable sound system.
Cemetery screenings are held very Saturday all summer long! It’s fun to hang out, picnic, and watch fun, old movies outside under the stars with hundreds of others doing just the same. The first screening is this Saturday with the classic hit National Lampoon’s Vacation!
WHAT: Cinespia Outdoor Movie Screenings
WHEN: Check schedule here
WHERE: 6000 Santa Monica Blvd. | Los Angeles, CA 90038
- Tickets: $8 – $15
- Allowable chair height from ground to seat is 6″ and from seat to top of chair 21″
CONTACT INFO: (323) 221-3343 | firstname.lastname@example.org
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