There’s nothing like a family movie night out, and Orange County has some great theaters to choose from. Whether you’re looking for the newest blockbuster or something more kid-friendly, these Orange County movie theaters have you covered. So grab some popcorn and enjoy a night at the movies!
The Lot, Fashion Island at Newport Beach
We went here for the Newport Beach Film Festival and were amazed at all the amenities and the comfortable seats that recline. There’s plenty of seating space with a full menu and they even deliver to your seats. There’s also a full bar.
This is the newest luxury theatre just recently opened at the Outlets of San Clemente. We can’t wait to check it out!
AMC The District, Tustin
We love this theatre because parking is easy to find, the lines for tickets are never long and it’s surrounded by great food choices. They also have a place to sit by a cozy fireplace.
Regal Irvine Spectrum, Irvine
We love this theatre because of the location! They have amazing restaurants and stores at the Spectrum to visit before or after your movie. It offers a large selection of films and even IMAX films.
Lido Theatre, Newport Beach
This is a historic theatre and you feel like you are going back in time inside this theatre. We love the cozy atmosphere and it’s so close to the beach! There’s a nice coffee shop next door.
Triangle Square Cinemas, Costa Mesa
We love the discount nights at this place. They usually have specials on Wednesdays and Sundays. It’s next to some amazing restaurants including Sevilla.
Century Stadium Theatre, Orange
We love going to Century Stadium Theatres in Orange because they always have a large selection of movies and we have hosted ladies night here and the staff was accommodating and friendly. We recommend the private watch party deal for you and your loved ones.
The Picture Show, Santa Ana
Did you know this used to be an AMC Theatre? It now shows discounted films during the Summer ‑ and you can also host parties!
Frida Cinema, Santa Ana
This OG theatre in DTSA shows vintage films and hosts a film festival every year. They offer volunteer opportunities for anyone who is looking to support this local venue.
Whether you’re looking for the newest blockbuster or something more kid-friendly, these theaters have you covered. So grab some popcorn and enjoy a night at the movies! Do you have a favorite movie theater? Let us know in the comments below!
Originally published on February 27, 2022. Last Updated on February 27, 2022 by Pattie Cordova