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  • Now officially The UK’s largest outdoor cinema provider, Adventure Cinema returns for 2023 with the biggest ever open-air cinema tour  

  • Screening the best of 2022, with Elvis, Top Gun: Maverick and Matilda the Musical, along with classic favourites like Grease, Dirty Dancing, Mamma Mia!, Back to the Future and many, many more 

  • Tickets are now on sale, with 250 screenings at over 70 venues nationwide 

Returning on Friday 28th April with its biggest ever season, Adventure Cinema will pop up with over 250 shows in more than 70 enchanting spaces nationwide. New stops include Scotland’s Dalkeith Country Park, Scone Palace and Dumfries House (The HQ of The Prince’s Foundation), as well as new venues in the New Forest, Salisbury, Derbyshire, Greater Manchester and many more. Whether under the stars in breathtaking National Trust sites, mediaeval castles or a beautiful country estate, Adventure Cinema provides an unforgettable cinema experience in the great British outdoors.

From cult classics to musicals, family movies and newly released blockbusters, there’s something for everyone. This season, Adventure Cinema will make everyone want to get up and dance beneath the summer sky with Matilda the Musical, Mamma Mia!, The Greatest Showman Sing-A-Long and Grease. Further highlights include Top Gun: Maverick starring Tom Cruise, Elvis, Encanto, Dirty Dancing, Harry Potter and many more. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit:

Kicking off an incredible summer season, Adventure Cinema will transport new award-winning Top Gun: Maverick to a magical setting. The first chance to catch the latest film starring Tom Cruise in the great outdoors, the Top Gun: Maverick screenings are made for those with a thirst for action-packed drama with a good slice of 80s nostalgia. Also new to the tour is box office hit Elvis starring Tom Hanks and directed by Baz Luhrmann, who is behind The Great Gatsby, Moulin Rouge!, William Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet and more.

For those who love a feel-good film, or who are looking to entertain the whole family, Adventure Cinema will be screening Matilda The Musical, Mamma Mia!, Disney’s Encanto, Sing and more. Perfect for evenings with friends and for those who want to get up and belt out their best show tunes in the great outdoors, cinema goers can book special Sing-A-Long screenings for The Greatest Showman and Grease.

With more stunning venues than ever before, brand new destinations for 2023 include Beaulieu’s National Motor Museum, Salisbury Cathedral, Hardwick Hall, Lyme, Scone Palace and Dumfries House. Stopping off at racecourses, national trust parks, seven castles and countless heritage properties, the 2023 Adventure Cinema tour is set to be its most memorable yet.

Whether packing a picnic to share with pals or to enjoy a big family outing, Adventure Cinema’s destinations also offer a variety of on-site food and drink options. Guests can relax and sit back with snacks to enjoy the show.

Ben Lovell, Co-Director, Adventure Cinema, comments:
“We are delighted to announce that 2023s tour will be our biggest yet! This season’s selection of films feature something for everyone, from award-winning new releases to old school classics and films for the whole family – and is perfect for those who love the cinema and the great outdoors. We can’t wait to bring everyone together once again for some unforgettable cinema experiences.” 

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