Movies in St. James Park

Starlight Cinemas at St. James Park return, as part of the Summer in St. James Park activations – courtesy of City of San Jose and Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services.

All movies are free and begin at dusk and take place in St. James Park, Second and St. James streets, downtown San Jose.

Aug. 10 – Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Aug. 31 – Jurassic Park

Sept. 21 – Beetlejuice

Pre-movie games for kids (and the kid in all of us) start at 6 p.m. Movie snacks and cold beverages will be served – including a “biergarten” serving beer and wine, courtesy of one of downtown’s newest restaurants – Ludwig’s German Table.

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Before you come downtown visit to keep your drive stress-free

Parking: $5 parking after 6 p.m. is available in city-owned garages, including those at Third Street near Santa Clara Street, Market and San Pedro streets, San Carlos and Second or Third streets and Fourth and San Fernando streets.  Public lots near St. James Park also offer plentiful parking.