4 great spots to spread a blanket for an outdoor movie this summer
During select Saturday nights, the Autry will screen classics on the lawn in Griffith Park. Movies, like Jaws, will be projected in HD. Bring a picnic, a blanket and an appetite. Food trucks and local bands will be on hand. Dogs are welcome; reservations recommended. Geared toward ages 21 and up. eatseehear.com
Westfield Fashion Square
Grab something to munch on at the food court then head to the rooftop parking deck at the Sherman Oaks mall for a free flick. The ground will be covered in large, green turf; bring lawn chairs, beach towels or blankets to sit on. westfield.com/fashionsquare
Valley Cultural Center
The center will host several kid-friendly flicks on Saturday nights at Warner Park Center. Enjoy classics as well as newer releases like Frozen, projected on a 30-foot screen with digital projections and surround sound. valleycultural.org
The freshly renovated
Studio City hotel and events center will showcase several outdoor movies at their super-sized new pool and spacious patio area. Portions of the proceeds go to charity. sportsmenslodge.com
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