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The Galileo Open Air Cinema at Hillcrest Quarry

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The Galileo Open Air Cinema at Hillcrest Quarry

Grab your popcorn and settle down at this unique Durbanville location for the 2016-2017 outdoor movie season

Looking for something to do with the entire family on a Tuesday night? Look no further, as The Galileo Open Air Cinema sets up its popular outdoor movie theatre at the breathtaking Hillcrest Quarry in Cape Town’s Durbanville every Tuesday evening during the summer months.

Each week from November 2016 to April 2017, cinephiles can pack the whole clan in the car with a bite to eat and head out to this scenic former excavation site in the Cape Winelands for a night of popcorn, picnics and cinema classics, sci-fi movies, rom-coms, dramas and many more.

The Tuesday movie evenings take place on the quarry’s main lawn area, with the big screen positioned close to the water’s edge.

If you’re pressed for time and can’t manage to secure some goodies for a picnic basket, don’t fret. The outdoor cinema area features a variety of gourmet food and drink vendors selling everything from sushi and pizza to burgers and popcorn. Do note that no alcohol will be allowed into the venue.

Doors open at 6pm and it’s best to get there early to secure the best vantage point and soak up the sunset at this spectacular venue. The films start after nightfall, between 7:45pm and 8:30pm. Chairs and backrests from home are not allowed into the movie area, but chairs and blankets are available for hire at the venue.

PROGRAMME FOR THE 2016-2017 THE GALILEO OPEN AIR CINEMA AT HILLCREST QUARRY (TUESDAYS)

DATE

FILM DETAILS

TIME

1 NOV

Dirty Dancing

7:45pm

8 NOV

Mean Girls

7:45pm

15 NOV

World War Z

8pm

22 NOV

Notting Hill

8pm

29 NOV

The Fault In Our Stars

8pm

6 DEC

The Fast And The Furious

8:15pm

13 DEC

The Avengers

8:15pm

20 DEC

Grease

8:30pm

27 DEC

Kung Fu Panda

8:30pm

3 JAN

Armageddon

8:30pm

10 JAN

Pearl Harbour

8:30pm

17 JAN

Bad Movie Night: Sharknado

8:30pm

24 JAN

Knocked Up 

8:15pm

31 JAN

Single White Female

8:15pm

7 FEB

The Vow

8pm

21 FEB

The Ring

8pm

28 FEB

How To Lose A Guy In Ten Days

7:45pm

7 MAR

The Boat That Rocked

7:45pm

14 MAR

The Theory Of Everything

7:45pm

21 MAR

Fight Club

7:45pm

28 MAR

Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets

7:45pm

4 APR

E.T.

7:45pm

11 APR

He’s Just Not That Into You

7:45pm

18 APR

Mamma Mia!

7:45pm

25 APR

Pitch Perfect

7:45pm

TICKETS FOR THE 2016-2017 THE GALILEO OPEN-AIR CINEMA AT HILLCREST QUARRY (TUESDAYS)

Tickets for the entire season are now on sale and can be purchased online via Thegalileo.co.za. Do note that if the show sells out online, no tickets will be available at the door. Space is limited, so book early to avoid disappointment. Gift vouchers are also available via the site.

TICKET TYPE

COST

ONLINE

Standard ticket

Entry only

R79p/p

Warm ticket

Entry and blanket

R87p/p

Comfy ticket

Entry and backrest

R95p/p

Warm and comfy ticket

Entry, blanket and backrest

R100p/p

VIP

Entry, blanket, backrest, reserved seating, popcorn, Savanna and sweets

R159p/p

AT THE DOOR (subject to availability)

Standard ticket

Entry only

R90p/p

Warm ticket

Entry and blanket

R100p/p

Comfy ticket

Entry and backrest

R110p/p

Warm and comfy ticket

Entry, blanket and backrest

R120p/p

CANCELLATIONS & REFUNDS FOR THE 2016-2017 GALILEO OPEN-AIR CINEMA AT HILLCREST QUARRY (TUESDAYS)

Since the event takes place outdoors at the mercy of Cape’s fickle weather, patrons are urged to dress appropriately and be prepared for all scenarios. The event will not be cancelled if there is only a light drizzle, but it will be called off should there be rain or very strong winds. In the case of adverse weather conditions, film-goers will be notified via email and sms about any changes to the programme if the show is cancelled before the doors open. Patrons can then request a refund. If the movie is cancelled after the doors open, you will recieve and email and sms the following working day allowing you to choose another movie on another date. Please note that there is a seven-day grace period for refund claims – if a claim is not made in after seven days, tickets will be forfeitedn and no refund will be given. For more information, visit Thegalileo.co.za.

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