2023 FREE Summer Movies Guide ~ Seaside Heights to Toms River + More

On the Beach and Everywhere Else

By Toms River Macaroni Kid July 14, 2023

It’s a Jersey shore tradition - movies on the beach! All you need is a beach chair and blanket to enjoy a free family night under the stars! Here’s where you can find all your free local outdoor movies this summer. In the case of inclement weather or high wind, always remember to check with the location ahead of time. As a bonus, we also have Marquee Cinemas Free Summer Kids Movie Program listed for those Tuesdays and Wednesdays that get washed out by the rain. 

Sundays - Seaside Heights Freemont Ave Beach 

Tuesdays - Free Indoor Movies at Marquee Cinema 

Tuesdays - Lavallette Gazebo on the Bay

Tuesday - Jenkinson's on the beach in front of the Aquarium

Wednesday - Free Indoor Movies at Marquee Cinema

Wednesday - Seaside Park Marina Lawn

Fridays - varies Brick and Beachwood

  • Seaside Heights shows movies at Fremont Ave Beach every Sunday weather permitting.  Movies start at 8:30 pm (or dusk). Don’t forget your  beach chair or blanket.  
  • Lavallette has Movies on the Bay on Tuesdays this summer at the Lavallette Gazebo on Bay Boulevard.  Showtimes is aprox 8:30 pm (or dusk). Closed Captioning and handicap accessible restrooms are available. In case of inclement weather, the movies will be held 8pm at the Lavallette First Aid.
  • Jenkinson's has movies on the beach every Tuesday on the beach in front of the Aquarium.
  • Seaside Park offers drive in movies on Wednesday on the J St Marina Lawn
  • Marquee Cinemas is bringing back their Summer Movie Program with free movies Tuesday and Wednesday mornings at 9:30am - 2 movies to choose from. Seats are first come, first served so get there early. 


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