Torre Abbey Open Air Cinema Festival

Cinema & Film

Torre Abbey, The Kings Drive, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 5JE

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Torre Abbey Open Air Cinema Festival, Torre Abbey, Torquay, Devon

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Returning for a third consecutive year our hugely popular Open Air Cinema Festival.

Set under the stars amongst the stunning romantic ruins of the Abbey’s award winning gardens, popular blockbuster movies will be screened over eight nights.

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Our hugely popular Open Air Cinema Festival returns for the third year.

Set under the stars amongst the stunning romantic ruins of the Abbey’s award winning gardens, popular blockbuster movies, some cult classics and family favourites will be screened over eight nights.

Thursday 15 August
We have added an extra performance of this family-favourite due to massive popular demand.

Friday 16 August
We are afraid this event has now sold out.

Saturday 17 August
Due to popular demand, we will be screening this foot-stomping celebration of Queen.

Sunday 18 August
Wooah! Come and celebrate the bodacious 30th anniversary of this cult time-travel comedy.

Thursday 22 August
It’s back to the 80s for this musical fantasy directed by Jim Henson and starring David Bowie.

Friday 23 August
Welcome to the Moulin Rouge, the most decadent club in Paris, where anything could happen behind the red curtain...

Saturday 24 August
Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga star in the perfect film for a summer's evening under the stars.

Sunday 25 August
Everyone's favourite magical nanny returns for a long overdue visit to Number 17, Cherry Tree Lane. 

Monday 26 August
A heart-warming West Country comedy to finish the festival in toe-tapping style.  

Doors open from 7.30pm. Films start at 8.45pm. Adults £10, Concs £8 (1196 members and under 16's – ID will be required on the day).

Please bring chairs and blankets and wrap-up warm. Fancy dress very welcome! Licensed bar and cinema snacks on sale. *Please note, due to our licensing, only alcoholic drinks bought from our bar may be consumed on-site.

Please note the age restrictions of each film. Films will go-ahead in everything but extreme weather conditions. Please note there will be no parking on-site, but there is plenty at the Riviera Centre or to the rear of The King's Drive.

Weather: screenings will take place rain or shine, unless there are high winds.

Ticket prices

  • Adults - £10.00
  • Concessions - £8.00 (1196 Club Members and Under 16s)
  • VIP Package - TBC 

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