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Cinema in the Square 

Lights, camera, action! Every Friday between October 15–November 12 we're bringing you an evening of movie-musical fun at Moore Square for Cinema in the Square. Attendees will enjoy pre-show entertainment on theme with each movie before a full-length screening outside under the stars. The series is free & open to the public and food will be available for purchase on-site. 


6-7 PM: Pre-show entertainment 
7-9 PM: Movie screening (movie begins at dusk)


10/22 – Pitch Perfect
10/29 – The Nightmare Before Christmas
11/5 – The Greatest Showman
11/12 – Dreamgirls 

Pre-show entertainment 

  • Pitch Perfect (10/22): Live performances by acapella groups from NC State – Grains of Time and Ladies in Red
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas (10/29): Costume contest with Marbles IMAX ticket giveaway and pumpkin painting 
  • The Greatest Showman (11/5): Stilt walking, juggling and other games and activities
  • Dreamgirls (11/12): Local singers will perform all your favorite Dreamgirls songs

Food & Drink

  • On-site concessions will be available for purchase 
  • Square Burger 

Cinema in the Square is co-produced by Downtown Raleigh Alliance and Raleigh Parks


Moore Square
200 S Blount St

Places to visit and dine at nearby