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Summer Cinema Returns to Norris Center

Summer Cinema photo courtesy of Norris University Center

Outdoor Summer Cinema series on the Norris University Center lawn.


At dusk (8:40 – 8:50 p.m. start time) on Thursdays, July 15, 22 and 29.


Sponsored by the Office of Summer Session and Norris University Center, movies will be screened on the East Lawn of the Norris Center, 1999 Campus Drive on the Evanston campus.

How Much?

Free and open to everyone at Northwestern and surrounding communities.

Pre-register online for a free purple blanket and to be entered into a $100 Northwestern Bookstore (Barnes & Noble) gift card drawing. 

Why Go?

Enhance your fun with free popcorn, a glow wand or other treat. See the schedule for details:

July 15: “Soul” (free popcorn and glow wands)

July 22: “Sonic the Hedgehog” (free popcorn and frozen treats)

July 29: “The Croods: A New Age” (free popcorn and balloon activity)

More info:

In event of rain the concert will be screened indoors at the Norris University Center’s McCormick Auditorium on the first floor. If indoors the movie will start at 8 p.m. sharp.

Masks are required for unvaccinated attendees. Social distancing is still recommended.