Movie Mondays returns to the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza with favorite films under the stars

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced the return of Movie Mondays this summer on the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza, providing free Movie Mondays 2024 opportunities for families to get together on Monday nights and enjoy a fabulous line-up of cinematic classics.

This year’s line-up will include The Muppet Movie on July 8, Pitch Perfect on July 15, Jurassic Park on July 22, 13 Going on 30 on July 29 and Back to the Future on August 5. So, grab your friends, family and popcorn, and enjoy a reel good time!

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Movie Monday, 2018

For more than 16 years, one of Segerstrom Center’s standout summer attractions has been the beloved Movie Mondays series. Taking place outdoors on Monday evenings throughout the summer season, these complimentary screenings under the starry sky have been delighting audiences since 2007. Whether you’re a devoted movie aficionado or simply seeking a lively evening out, Movie Mondays guarantees a diverse line-up of films that cater to patrons of all ages.

Movie showings begin at dusk (approx. 8 p.m.) on the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza.

Guests are welcome to arrive at 5:30 p.m., with the movie starting at dusk (approximately 8 p.m.). Pre-show activities are available from 6-7:30 p.m. Seating will be first-come, first-served. Attendees are welcome to bring their own snacks, chairs, blankets or picnics. However, tables, BBQs, or large food set-ups are not permitted. Food trucks will be on site for meal purchases and George’’ Café will be open for beverage service. Outside alcohol is prohibited, but alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase at George’s Café for those ages 21 and above.

Closed captioning will be included at all showings.

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“The Muppet Movie”

July 8 – The Muppet Movie

Movie: The Muppet Movie (1979) Rating: G

Runtime: 97 minutes

Kermit and his newfound friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood, but a frog legs merchant is after Kermit.

Starring Jim Henson and Frank Oz

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Courtesy of SCFTA

“Pitch Perfect”

July 15 – Pitch Perfect

Movie: Pitch Perfect (2012) Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 112 minutes

Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining the a cappella group, The Bellas, as they take on their male rivals in a campus competition.

Starring Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson and Britney Snow

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Courtesy of SCFTA

“Jurassic Park”

July 22 – Jurassic Park

Movie: Jurassic Park (1993) Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 127 minutes

A paleontologist touring an almost complete theme park is tasked with protecting a couple of kids after a power failure causes the park’s cloned dinosaurs to run loose.

Starring Sam Neill, Laura Dern and Jeff Goldblum

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Courtesy of SCFTA

“13 Going on 30”

July 29 – 13 Going on 30

Movie: 13 Going on 30 (2004) Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 98 minutes

Unpopular schoolgirl Jenna Rink makes an unusual wish on her birthday. Miraculously, her wish comes true, and the 13-year-old Jenna wakes up the next day as a 30-year-old woman.

Starring Jennifer Garner and Mark Ruffalo

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Courtesy of SCFTA

“Back to the Future”

August 5 – Back to the Future

Movie: Back to the Future (1985) Rating: PG

Runtime: 116 minutes

Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent 30 years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, Doc Brown.

Starring Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd and Lea Thompson

Free Event – No RSVP; No reservation is required.

 Julianne and George Argyros Plaza is located at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. For more information, visit


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