Movies Under the Stars

from August 7 to August 9

Westfield Mission Valley presents, Movies Under the Stars!

Join us for a series of fun, family-friendly movie nights under the stars. 

Gates open at 7:00 pm. Movie starts at 8:30 pm. Cost is $10 per car. All profits from ticket sales will go to Feeding San Diego.

Friday, August 7 - The Secret Life of Pets  ORDER TICKETS HERE

Saturday, August 8 - The Little Rascals  ORDER TICKETS HERE

Sunday, August 9 - Despicable Me  ORDER TICKETS HERE

Participating Westfield Mission Valley restaurants will be offering an exclusive discount on your dine-in or take-out orders when you show your same-day EventBrite movie ticket. Arrive to Movies Under the Stars at 7PM, reserve your space and walk over to the center for dinner before the movie begins at 8:30, or grab meals for take-out beforehand to enjoy in your car during the show: 

RESTAURANT DEAL
Buffalo Wild Wings 10% off
Dairy Queen 10% off or BOGO Mini Blizzards
Panda Express Buy a 2 item entree and get a kids meal FREE
Panera Bread Family Feast value meals starting at $31
Pei Wei 25% off
Puesto Free guacamole & chips with your dine-in order
Yard House 10% off

The event will take place in the parking lot near Chipotle and Pei Wei, across from Target's parking lot. Please have your Eventbrite confirmation with you.

FAQ

Q: WHAT SAFETY PRECAUTIONS ARE BEING TAKEN?

A: All CDC and State of California guidelines will be followed, and we are working closely with the City of San Diego to ensure this event meets or exceeds all recommended standards. To ensure safety, we will leave enough distance between you and the surrounding vehicles. We ask that all guests remain in/by their vehicles, practice social distancing, and wear masks. In the event it is necessary for a guest to leave their vehicle, guests must use safe and social distancing practices. Security will be strictly enforced guidelines. Failure to follow safe social distancing, or requests of security or staff members for guests to follow, will cause the guest to be subject to removal. Event staff will be wearing PPE (personal protective equipment) as required by CDC guidelines.

ENTRANCE & PARKING

Movies Under the Stars is located at Westfield Mission Valley in the Chipotle / Pei Wei Parking Lot. There will be two entrances to the drive-in, one off of Camino De La Reina and the other off of Camino Del Rio N. Please proceed to one of the two entrances leading into the Parking Lot for ticket checking. From there you will be directed into your parking spot.

The lot will open an hour and a half prior to each showing. Ushers will direct cars into a designated parking spot. RVs and campers are not permitted. At the conclusion of the showing, all cars must immediately leave the lot.

SAFETY

For the safety of our staff and guests, we ask that you remain in your vehicle throughout the entirety of the show. Surfaces will be cleaned on an ongoing basis and our staff will be wearing masks.

FOOD AND DRINK

Participating Westfield Mission Valley restaurants and eateries are offering exclusive discounts on your dine-in or take-out orders with your EventBrite movie ticket. Each guest will also receive a complimentary snack pack to enjoy with their movie (chips, water, and granola bar). Drinks, candy, and popcorn will be sold inside event. No alcohol is permitted inside event area.

TICKET INFORMATION

Q: CAN I PURCHASE A TICKET AT THE EVENT?

A: No – tickets are only available online before the event. No tickets will not be sold in-person on-site.

Q: DOES MY TICKET PURCHASE WORK FOR ALL EVENT DAYS?

A: No. Each show date and time requires a ticket specific to that event.

Q: ARE PARKING SPACES ASSIGNED?

A: No – All tickets are General Admission will NOT be assigned prior to arrival. Vehicles will be placed on a first come first served basis and will also be based on vehicle size.

Q: RULES FOR PARKING

A: Please follow the direction of parking attendants and venue staff. For everyone’s safety, it is important that you stay in the space you are assigned throughout the event. Parking spaces between vehicles must remain clear.

Q: WHAT TIME SHOULD I ARRIVE?

A: The Westfield Mission Valley Parking Lot will open at 7PM, an hour and ahalf before showtime at 8:30PM. We suggest arriving early to secure your spot.

Q: HOW DO I SCAN MY TICKET?

A: Social distance scanning will be by holding the ticket against your rolled up window. Our team will scan your ticket through the glass. If this is not possible and your window needs to be rolled down, you must wear a mask. Thanks in advance for your cooperation.

Q: DOES EVERYONE IN MY CAR NEED A TICKET?

A: For movies, you will only need one ticket per car.

Q: CAN I LEAVE AND COME BACK?

A: In and out privileges are not permitted.

EVENT DETAILS

Q: WILL RESTROOMS BE AVAILABLE?

A: Yes. But the following guidelines must be observed:

All guests exiting their vehicle MUST wear a Mask or face covering.

Once out of the vehicle guests must maintain 6 ft. social distancing with guided walk line to the restroom.

In addition to restrooms, hand washing and sanitizer stations will be available.

Q: WILL CONCESSIONS BE AVAILABLE?

A: Candy, popcorn and drinks will be available for purchase. We recommend taking advantage of participating Westfield Mission Valley retailers exclusive discounts on your dine-in order or take-out orders before the show with your EventBrite movie ticket.

Q: WHAT KINDS OF VEHICLES ARE PERMITTED?

A: Vehicles and trucks must fit in a single, standard parking space. Oversize vehicles such as RVs and trailers are not permitted. LIFTED, VEHICLES MUST park in assigned areas. Standard stock vehicles are permitted to park anywhere in the venue.​

Q: HOW DO I HEAR THE CONCERT?

A: Audio will be transmitted via FM radio. Video screens will show you which station to tune into for your show.

Q: DO MY HEADLIGHTS NEED TO BE OFF?

A: Yes.

​Q: DO I NEED TO STAY INSIDE MY VEHICLE?

Yes. We ask that all attendees stay inside/by their vehicle. No tailgating outside of the vehicle will be allowed. You may view the show from the bed of your truck, or pop your trunk open while viewing. You may not be sitting so high as to obstruct the view of others. Hatches may be open but must not exceed roof height. If hatch is spring loaded please tie it down so it doesn’t obstruct the view of others. Please use common courtesy so everyone can enjoy the show.

Q: IS SMOKING ALLOWED?

A: No. To be considerate of all attendees we do not allow smoking at this event. Thank you for your understanding.

The following items and activities are prohibited at this event:

- Advertising, selling or promoting any third party product (including, but not limited to, food and beverage items)

- Disorderly conduct

- Fireworks

- Generators

- Grills or fryers

- Kerosene lamps or open flames of any kind

- Laser pointers

- Littering

- Noisemakers

- Tents, stand umbrellas and tarps

- Use of drones

- Wagons and strollers

- Weapons

Please note that failure to follow these guidelines may result in ejection from the event.

OTHER INFORMATION

Proceeds will be benefiting Feeding San Diego.

Day Date Hours
Friday 07 Aug 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday 08 Aug 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Sunday 09 Aug 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM