Summer Holidays Sorted with The Galileo Open Air Cinema

It’s sure starting to feel a lot like Christmas in the mother city and The Galileo has gone to town for another season of holiday cheer to delight all movie goers.

With everyone in full holiday mode and children newly out of school, a carefully-curated movie schedule offers something for everyone – with a host of family-friendly screenings also available throughout December and January months.

Christmas Day – Bound to have everyone flocking to their favourite venue, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, the full Christmas festivities await there . This one is an animation comedy adventure, catering to the youngest and most enthusiastic supporters of Christmas – as they enjoy a screening of ‘Arthur Christmas’ under a canopy of stars on the perfect summer’s evening. A recipe for true Christmas happiness!

Tickets are R250 per person. Included in your ticket price is: movie entry, festive-themed decor, a backrest, a blanket, a candy cane and a Christmas hat. Doors open at 5pm and the movie starts at 8:30pm. Arrive hungry and enjoy a pre-movie picnic from The Galileo’s magnificent on-site mini-market. Support local artisans with varied tasty dinner treats on offer, from mouth-watering pizzas to juicy burgers, wraps, popcorn, barista coffee and sweet treats.

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The event is finished.


Dec 25 2022


5:00 pm - 11:00 pm




Kirstenbosch Gardens

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