Summer is creeping up fast, and that means finding ways to keep the kids happy and entertained for three months! Thank goodness for the inexpensive, air-conditioned awesomeness of Alamo Kids Camp. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema presents kids movies at a cheap ticket price of only $1-$5, and 100% of ticket sales benefit great local nonprofits. So heading to Kids Camp screenings is a total win-win!

Each Kids Camp title has been hand-picked by the Alamo Drafthouse programming team with film fans aged 3 to 12 in mind. Here’s the lineup:

June
THE PIRATES! BAND OF MISFITS
MINIONS
MATILDA
ZATHURA: A SPACE ADVENTURE

July
THE IRON GIANT
TROLLS
MUPPETS FROM SPACE
THE SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS MOVIE

August
SONG OF THE SEA
SPEED RACER
JUMANJI
THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS

Kids Camp shows take place every day (with some exceptions) in matinee time-slots, at almost every Alamo Drafthouse location from the beginning of June through August. You can buy tickets — choosing from $1, $3, or $5  — on the Alamo Drafthouse website to reserve your seats in advance.

Be sure to bookmark this page where we’ll be updating you with the list of all screening locations and times on our Do512 Family Calendar.

Kids Camp benefits local nonprofits that are selected by the Alamo Drafthouse team in each city. This year, Alamo Drafthouse expects to donate $100,000 to approximately 35 nonprofits nationwide during Summer 2017. Your ticket sales here in Austin will be donated to these local nonprofit organizations:

  • Austin Pets Alive
  • Con Mi Madre
  • E4 Youth
  • Forklift Danceworks
  • Literacy Coalition of Central Texas
  • Multicultural Refugee Coalition
  • People’s Community Clinic
  • SAFE Alliance
For more info, you can visit the Alamo Drafthouse website, and stay up-to-date with the latest news on the Alamo Drafthouse Family Facebook page. And check back here closer to June for all of these movie listings on our calendar.