Check out some of the best summer movies for kids in San Antonio.

Summer movies for kids on show in San Antonio are a great way to beat the heat and entertain the kiddos all in one! A trip to the movies is a great way to stay cool and entertain your kids without spending tons of money. Here are some free (and cheap!) summer kids movies in San Antonio for summer 2021:

Free And Cheap Summer Kids Movies 2021: Best Movies Theaters For Kids in San Antonio

San Antonio theatres have in store a number of cheap kids movies that will make summertime entertaining and fun. Here is a look at some of the theatres offering few of the best summer movies for kids! What kid movies are coming out in 2021 you ask? Take a look at some of the titles below to track the new releases. 

Best Kids Movies in San Antonio, Tx This Summer

Movies by Moonlight @ Travis Park

At this family friendly, outdoor movie theatre in San Antonio, catch some of your favorite flicks for FREE on every Tuesday for the months of June and July. You can enjoy the best summer kids movies along with food trucks and activities for the little ones. The pre movie programming begins at 7 p.m. while the movie begins at dusk. Do check out Travis Park’s website to get your tickets and take a look below for peeking at July’s schedule.

Check out these titles at the theatres near you.

6 July: Aquaman

13 July: The Goonies

20 July: Raya and the Last Dragon

27 July: Moana

San Antonio Museum of Art: Family Flick

In collaboration with Slab Cinemas, the San Antonio Museum of Art  has in store titles that are showcased outdoors every month for FREE at the River Pavilion. Catch summer movies for kids in San Antonio on evening that will be just as informative and just as interesting at this delightful venue. Enjoy titles like Guardian of the Moon to Marona’s Fantastic Tale at this movie hour.

Mission Marquee Plaza: Outdoor Family Film Series

Mission Marquee offers not only FREE films but also family friendly activities to do outdoors before the film starts. Don’t forget to bring your own blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy some of the best summer movies for kids. Take a look at some of the timeless films that the outdoor venue will be showcasing this summer for kids:

3 July: The Princess and the Frog

15 July: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

17 July: The Karate Kid

7 August: Ratatouille 

19 August: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

21 August: Legally Blonde

Universal City: Movies in the Park

Enjoy some of the best summer movies for kids at this exciting outdoor venue FREE, on a first come, first serve basis. You can grab your place at this popular movie spot by 7 p.m. to enjoy a screening that begins at dusk. The showing starts some time between 8.30 p.m. and 9 p.m. on most evenings but make sure you reach early to grab a front lawn space for you and your family. The 2021 titles will include The Croods 2, Tom and Jerry: The Movie and Raya and the Last Dragon.

Boerne: Movies in the Park

Check out this outdoor movie theatre in San Antonio to catch summer movies for kids this holiday season. Come on out early to grab your spot, pick up a pre movie bite, enjoy some kid friendly activities and sit down in the twilight for an evening of family friendly fun. Here are some of the titles that will be showcased at Boerne’s outdoor movie theatre, but do check out the website for all the different outdoor venues and social distancing guidelines.

Catch films like Raya and the Last Dragon and Ratatouille this summer.

16 July: The Croods 2

30 July: Frozen II

13 August: The Lion King

Santikos Free Summer Movies for Kids

Enjoy some of the best kids movies from The Secret Life of Pets, to Scoob to Sing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. at the Palladium, Casa Blanca, Cibolo, Mayan, Embassy, Northwest and Galaxy venue. Arrive early to get good seats and don’t forget to check out Santikos’ website for more details on the full schedule and some pre movie fun things to do.

Regal Cinemas: Summer Movie Express

On Tuesdays and Wednesdays, tickets are just $1 for some of the best summer movies for kids. On both days, avail of kids movies for cheap. The showings start at 10 a.m. most times, but be sure to show up early and purchase your tickets at the box office. Each location decides its own schedule so check with their website for the most up to date list. Below is the general schedule of the film screenings for a quick glance:

6 & 7 July

The Croods: A New Age

Muppet Movie

13 & 14 July

The Lego Ninjago Movie

Trolls World Tour

20 & 21 July

Sonic The Hedgehog


27 & 28 July

Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse

Angry Birds Movie 2

3 & 4 August

The Lego Movie 2


Have you checked out some of these titles that you can view for cheap at a theatre near you?

10 & 11 August

Kung Fu Panda

Despicable Me

17 & 18 August

How to Train our Dragon: The Hidden World


24 & 25 August


Dora and the Lost City of Gold

31 August & 1 September

The Secret Life of Pets


7 & 8 September

Teen Titans Go! To the Movies

Wonder Park

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