Starlight Cinema is an all ages outdoor film series running through the summer of 2016.
Enjoy a classic movie under the stars each month at the beautiful Sleepy Hollow amphitheater. Starlight Cinema is an all ages outdoor film series with one event a month from June – September. This will be the full outdoor movie experience right here in Bismarck-Mandan with a giant screen, digital projection, local entertainment before the show and, of course, popcorn and refreshments galore.
Thursday August 11, 2016
Directed by Jim Henson and starring Jennifer Connelly and the late David Bowie, The Labyrinth is one teenage girl’s fantastical journey into a magical realm of goblins, mazes, and puzzles to rescue her baby brother. (1986) PG
Thursday September 8, 2016
Ligers, moonboots, and Pedro – need we say more. Napolean Dynamite is a charming, quirky, and often funny comedy that centers on the local high school’s race for class president. (2004) PG
Saturday September 30, 2016
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
A special showing: This low-budget freak show/cult classic/cultural institution concerns the misadventures of Brad Majors (Barry Bostwick) and Janet Weiss (Susan Sarandon) inside a strange mansion that they come across on a rainy night. Not suitable for children. (1975) Rated R
Tickets may be purchased at the gate on a first come first serve basis or
Purchased in advance through Eventbrite ticketing service.
Frequently Asked Questions
When will the event start each evening?
Doors will open at the event at 7:30 PM. We’ll have local entertainment playing music until we it is dark enough to start projecting (usually between 8:45 and 9:30 PM depending on conditions and time of year).
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
There is no age limit. There will be a special showing of Rocky Horror Picture Show September 30th. This showing is an 18+ event. Those younger will require a parent or guardian in attendance.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking is available on site. There will also be options to securely store your bike.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
Chairs are available to rent however you may bring your own chair or blanket. Concessions including beer sales will be available. Please do not bring outside food or beverage including alcoholic beverages.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 701.595.0159
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Paid ticket holders will be admitted. Advance tickets are non-refundable in case of cancellations due to weather
What happens if it rains?
We will try our best to reschedule another time or honor purchased tickets at another showing. Advance tickets are not refundable.
Starlight Cinema is made possible by our generous sponsors.
If your company or entity would like to be a sponsor of this year’s series, contact Dave at email@example.com for more information.
D&N Cinematics with Sleepy Hollow
Starlight Cinema is presented by D&N Cinematics, a Bismarck video production company. We are collborating with Sleepy Hollow arts park to bring this fun event to an amazing venue. We believe community involvement is a crucial aspect of what we do. We’re excited to see a growing arts community in Bismarck-Mandan and are proud to be part of events such as the Dakota Digital Film Festival. We want to be active in bringing even more arts and entertainment options to the area. We also want this to be an event everyone can enjoy whether you are 7 years old or 70 years old. 2016 will be the inaugural year of Starlight Cinema and we hope to make it a Bismarck-Mandan tradition in the years coming.