Cinema Under The Stars

2024 DATES: JULY 15, JULY 29, AUGUST 5, & AUGUST 26

Presented by The Little Nell in partnership with Aspen Film, this series of outdoor film screenings takes place under the stars occurs on select Monday evenings this summer, offered as complimentary General Admission Seating or reserved VIP Seating for an elevated experience. General Admission Seating includes complimentary beach blankets and fold-up chairs for your use during the films. Treat yourself to our delectable house-made popcorn, enticing snack menu, and a selection of drinks and signature cocktails for purchase. No need for reservations – simply join as a walk-in and immerse yourself in the allure of open-air cinema. For those seeking a premium experience, VIP Seating provides a set of two sling back lounge chairs, blankets, a side table, dedicated service, and select food and beverage items.

For each movie night, guests should arrive between 45 minutes or less before showtime around sunset. To book dinner reservations prior to the screenings at Ajax Tavern at The Little Nell, please email or call 970.920.6331.

General Admission Seating

A limited number of beach blankets and fold-up stadium chairs will be available for complimentary use during the films or you may bring your own chairs for the back row. Please bring your own additional wrap/throw/blanket and a jacket or sweater for warmth. House-made popcorn, a limited snack menu, and signature cocktails will be available for purchase. No reservations are required; walk-ins are welcome.

VIP Seating For two

Cinema Under the Stars VIP Seating is available for purchase, offered in increments of two, for a deluxe seating area with dedicated service, and food and beverages. Limited to 36 seats per screening. Reserve your VIP Seating for two online which includes the following:

- Two sling back lounge chairs, blankets, a side table, and an area rug.

- House-made popcorn, house-made sweet bites, water, and a bottle of champagne.

- Opportunity to purchase additional drinks and food.

Please note the Dos and Don’ts for Cinema Under the Stars

No Pets: Dogs have acute hearing and loud noise can be harmful to your pet. In compliance with ADA Guidelines, service animals are permitted inside the venue and must remain with their owners. Emotional support animals, comfort animals, and therapy dogs are not considered service animals.

No Outside Food & Beverage: Drinks, popcorn, sweet bites, and a limited food menu will be available for purchase. Please note no outside food and beverage is permitted.

Guests must be 21 or older to purchase and consume alcoholic beverages: Proper ID will be required and checked to receive a wristband before purchasing alcohol. Alcohol may not leave the venue.

Weather Permitting: As this is an outdoor venue, the event will be held, weather pending. Cinema Under the Stars will not take place if it rains. If a screening date is cancelled or moved, we will announce this online.

View Schedule and Reserve VIP Seating


Dining Reservations

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