Movies in the Garden - The Nightmare Before Christmas - The Arboretum
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This event promises to be a truly magical experience, where you can enjoy watching your favorite movies under the starry sky while indulging in delicious movie-inspired food and drinks. There will also be interactive arts and crafts for people of all ages, making it a perfect outing for friends and families.

We present a special screening of a modern classic, Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. Dress up in your spookiest garb, or as your favorite character, and join us for a night of creepy fun!

The on-site food and cocktail options are sure to please your taste buds, so come hungry and ready to enjoy. Tickets are available online, and you can buy up to eight of them, so bring your loved ones along for a remarkable time! Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of cinema. It’s the perfect way to spend a summer evening.  We hope to see you there!

Date: Friday, October 6

Doors open, and festivities begin at 6:00 pm

The movie will start at 7:15 pm  (1 hour and 15 minutes) Movie is rated PG

Admission: Adults $10.00, Children 2-17 years $8, children under 2 years are free

The Nightmare Before Christmas

Bored with the same old scare-and-scream routine, Pumpkin King Jack Skellington longs to spread the joy of Christmas. But his merry mission puts Santa in jeopardy and creates a nightmare for good little boys and girls everywhere.

Peacock Cafe Special Nightmare Before Christmas Menu:

“Deadly Night Shade” Agua Fresca-assorted flavors

Jack Skellington Short Rib Brioche Sandwiches

Sally’s Stitched Up Sugar Cookies

Nightmare Nachos-Marinated Chicken or Vegan Chicken

Zero’s Grilled All-Beef Hot Dog

Oogie Boogie Popcorn

Holly Jolly Holiday Churro


Enjoy live music before the show by Marquis Howell & The Rhythm Howlers


Have questions?  email or call 626.821.3233


Admission: Adults $10.00, Children 2-17 years $8, children under 2 years are free.

Please note your ticket(s) are non-refundable. For this special event, tickets may be transferred to others people, but may not be used for another movie night.  In the event of rain, outdoor activities including movie screenings will be canceled and will be rescheduled for a future date.

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Admission: Adults $10.00, Children 2-17 years $8, children under 2 years are free.

Members are encouraged to bring friends and family and can purchase up to 8 tickets in total.

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