The Garden closes early Saturday, April 28 at noon For Dinner on the Desert.

Desert Night Cinema

April 12, 2018 - June 14, 2018
  • Thursdays: May 3, May 10, June 14
  • Members: $14 / General Public $16
  • Child Members: $10 / Child General: $12
  • Special Event Settings: 

    Questions

    Call: 480.941.1225 9 a.m.-5 p.m. or visit the admissions Box Office 8 a.m.-8 p.m.

    Roll-out your picnic blanket and enjoy silver screen hits under the desert night sky. Before the movie starts, watch live entertainment and participate in fun movie related activities. Purchase a bite to eat and a yummy drink while you sit back and watch your favorite stars in an unbeatable outdoor Garden setting.

    Every Desert Night Cinema has a seasonal theme and you can help the Garden decide which movie to feature! Each month, we are inviting Garden members and social media followers to vote for the movie that they wish to see. Keep an eye out for Garden Enews Letters to hit your inbox or follow the Garden on Facebook to place your vote!

    For more infromation, download the Desert Night Cinema FAQ.

    Entertainment

    Thursday, May 3 – Space Cadets

    • Movie: ET (1982)
    • Entertainment: JesterZ Improv Comedy, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Food Trucks: Left Coast Burritos, Cactus Corn Kettle Corn

    Thursday, May 10 – Summer Dreamin’

    • Movie: "Grease" (1978)
    • Entertainment: JesterZ Improv Comedy, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Food Trucks: Short Leash Hot Dogs, Triple Dot Empanadas, Cactus Corn Kettle Corn

    Thursday, June 14 – Monsoon Chasing

    • Movie: TBD
    • Entertainment: JesterZ Improv Comedy, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Food Trucks: Short Leash Hot Dogs, Hummus Express Mediterranean, Cactus Corn Kettle Corn

    The Fine Print

    Seating is first come, first serve. No chairs higher than 6 inches off the ground and only allowed in the designated seating area. No outside food or beverage.