Cinema in the Cemetery: Beetlejuice

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 8:30 PM

Pack a picnic, gather some friends or a date, and enjoy an evening under the stars. As the sun sets over Laurel Hill’s historic tombs, the grainy joys of the film experience will be brought to life during the cemetery’s annual summertime movie series. August’s feature film, Beetlejuice directed by Tim Burton will be presented in conjunction with the Philadelphia Film Society.

In order to scare away the new residents of their beloved home, two recently deceased newlyweds seek the help of the new homeowners’ angsty teenage daughter and a troublemaking spirit from the netherworld. This film is rated PG.

The screening will take place on Wednesday, August 21 at 8:30pm (with a prescheduled rain date of Friday, August 23 at 8:30pm). Gates open at 7:30pm. Ticket holders can check in at Laurel Hill Cemetery’s Gatehouse entrance, 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132. Free parking is located in the lot directly across the street from the Gatehouse.

Ticket pricing is $12/General Admission, $10/Seniors (65 & Up), $10/Students with ID, $7/Members, $6/Youth (6-12), and $0/Child (5 & Under). Tickets can be purchased at the door or online. Purchasing advance tickets is suggested.

Please note - youth and children must be accompanied by an adult.