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Pictures on the Plains

2022 Summer Movie Lineup

June 23 - Jurassic Park (1993) June 23 - Jurassic Park (1993)
June 30 - Jumanji (1995) June 30 - Jumanji (1995)
July 7 - Frozen (2013) July 7 - Frozen (2013)

You're invited to spend a family night at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds and Park! (25690 E. Quincy Ave. Aurora, CO 80016).

Bring a picnic, blankets and lawn chairs, and enjoy a movie under the stars.

Screenings are in partnership with Arapahoe Libraries.

Event Details:
  • Tickets are $5 per person. 2 & under free.
  • Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; Movie starts at approximately 7:30 p.m.
  • Pre-movie themed activities from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

All Three Nights Include:

  • Free Popcorn sponsored by Orchard
  • Glow sticks from Les Schwab
  • Balloon giveaways from Valor Solar
  • Pre-movie Live Music provided by Stephen Woolsey
  • Lawn Games – Giant Jenga, Corn Hole, Connect 4, Hula Hoops
  • Prizes and giveaways including the opportunity to win a one night stay and pizza party at Fairfield Inn and Suites
  • Plus, movie-themed activities below!

Jurassic Park - June 23

  • Dinosaur Bounce House
  • Jurassic Park Jeep photo op
  • Dinosaur Dig presented by Arapahoe Libraries
  • Dinosaur foot tracing activity
  • For the Jurassic Park screening, the Denver Museum of Nature and Science will even bring some fossils and dinosaur bones from their Education Collections!

Jumanji - June 30

  • Obstacle course by Camp Gladiator
  • Lion Bounce House
  • Safari Hat craft activity presented by Arapahoe Libraries
  • Touch-a-Tractor
  • Carnival Games
    • Crazy Colors
    • Crazy Critters
    • The Beast
    • Rattlesnake Roundup
    • Snake Pit
  • Roll the dice to 5 or 8 to win a prize! presented by Arapahoe Libraries

Frozen - July 7

  • Meet & Greet with Elsa from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Bubble machine
  • Castle Bounce House
  • Frozen photo op
  • Snow Cones for sale from Kona Ice
  • Touch-a-Snow Plow
  • "Snowball" Throw presented by Arapahoe Libraries
  • Ice-themed activities brought to you by the Denver Museum of Nature and Science

Frozen Tickets

Frozen - July 7
Frozen - July 7
$5 per person. Children 2 and under free.
General Admission $5.00

General Information:

  • Attendees are invited to bring their own food. No outside alcohol is allowed.
  • Bring a water bottle and fill up at our Water Wall!
  • Launch Pad Brewery beer and seltzer, Infinite Monkey Theorem Wine, Pepsi products, and chips and candy for sale
  • Event held rain or shine; event may be moved indoors as needed. No refunds.
  • Email Lindsey at lfriend@arapahoegov.com with questions

Vendor Information

Interested in becoming a vendor? For additional information and to register, visit our vendor page.
Please reach out to Lindsey at LFriend@Arapahoegov.com with additional questions.

In partnership with

Arapahoe Libraries Arapahoe Libraries

Thank You To Our Sponsors

Orchard Orchard
Fitzsimons A Partnering Credit Union Fitzsimons A Partnering Credit Union
E470 E470
Xcel Energy Xcel Energy
Groove Groove
Waste Management Waste Management
Les Schwab Les Schwab

Tickets on sale now

Frozen - July 7
Frozen - July 7
$5 per person. Children 2 and under free.
General Admission $5.00
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