The Galileo Open Air Cinema is back

16 October 2019

Three things we love about summer: longer days; beach weather; and watching movies under the stars! The Galileo Open Air Cinema launches its new season this month, and the line-up of over 10 movies will have you planning your evenings all the way through to April 2020. Here’s all you need to know about these magical evenings.

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Galileo Open Air Cinema Tickets

Tickets are available at Webtickets. Ticket pricing is as follows:

  • Standard: R109 (entry only)
  • Warm: R117 (plus blanket)
  • Comfy: R125 (plus backrest)
  • Warm & comfy: R130 (plus blanket and backrest)
  • VIP: R195 (Reserved premium seating, blanket, backrest, Coke and a Frey chocolate)
  • Snuggle: R360 per couple (front row mattress, 2 blankets, 2 pillows and 2 Frey chocolates)
  • Special screenings – Halloween, Christmas, Valentine’s and Easter: Ticket prices vary

The schedule

This year, in Galileo’s 8th season, you can expect to see a series of blockbuster hits, from fun family favourites to heart-warming romcoms, upbeat comedies, adored musicals and more. The shows run from 16 October 2019 to 25 April 2020.

View and download the full Galileo movie schedule

The vibe

Running from Wednesday to Saturday and selected Sundays, The Galileo offers the perfect setting for a memorable evening with friends, a romantic date, a unique birthday bash, or a fun family outing. Doors open at 6pm on weekdays, 5pm on Saturdays and 4pm on Sundays and the movie starts as soon as the sun sets. Arrive early, find your spot on the lawn and enjoy an evening of artisanal food and drinks, games, lively music, and an overall great vibe.

The Venues

Featuring venues like Kirstenbosch Gardens, V&A Waterfront, Meerendal Wine Estate, Steenberg Farm, Central Park and a selection of the most exquisite wine estates across the Winelands, The Galileo’s offering combines movie magic with an epic atmosphere and picturesque backdrops.


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