Free/Cheap Family Movies in Michigan This Fall!

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There are a few theaters in Michigan offering 100% FREE or super cheap family movies over the next few months!  Though not usually at peak or traditional times, these can be great fun for a family on a budget!  Check out these great family movies in Michigan and surrounding areas this FALL!

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Starting September 6th, Goodrich Quality Theaters has FREE Fall family movies for all ages every weekday for 9 weeks!  Showings are at 9:00 and 10:00 AM Saturday & Sunday. You may want to pick up one of their Kid Combos at the concession stand and consider signing up for a FREE Frequent Movie Goer Card for special concession coupons too!

Schedule of free movies at Goodrich Theaters:

  • 9/6-7: Night at the Museum
  • 9/13-9/14: Walking with Dinosaurs
  • 9/20-9/21: The Croods
  • 9/27-9/28: Turbo
  • 10/4-10/5: Epic
  • 10/11-10/12: Rio 2
  • 10/18-10/19: Mr. Peabody and Sherman
  • 10/25-10/26: How to Train Your Dragon
  • 11/1-11/2 –  Ice Age 4: Continental Drift

Goodrich Theaters Participating in Family Movies:








NCG free summer movies family film festival Starting Sunday, 8/22/14 through 9/21/14 – every Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10:00 AM – NCG Cinemas will show a movie for FREE!  Doors open at 9:30 AM and tickets will be available at the theater on the day of show on a first come basis. Free_Family_Film_Fest-2014-sign copy

FREE movies at NCG Cinemas (8/22 – 9/21):

  • August 22, 23 & 24:  Mr. Peabody & Sherman
  • August 29, 30 & 31:  The LEGO Movie
  • September 5, 6 & 7:  Freebirds
  • September 12, 13 & 14:  Rio 2
  • September 19, 20 & 21:  Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

You can find free family movies in Michigan at NCG Cinemas in these cities:

Michigan: NCG Alma Cinemas (Alma, MI); NCG Courtland Cinemas (Burton, MI); NCG Coldwater Cinemas (Coldwater, MI); NCG Trillium Cinemas (Grand Blanc, MI); NCG Greenville Cinemas (Greenville, MI); NCG Eastwood Cinemas (Eastwood Towne Center, Lansing, MI); NCG Lapeer Cinemas (Lapeer, MI); NCG Midland Cinemas (Midland, MI); NCG Owosso Cinemas (Owosso, MI)

Indiana: NCG Auburn Cinemas (Auburn, IN) Sign up for weekly showtime emails and receive a FREE popcorn!


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Celebration Cinema is featuring Flick’s Family Film Festival again!  Kids 12 & Under are FREE and adults are $5.00 each.  Check out the shows and dates here as well as Celebration Cinema locations.  Showtimes will be available on Tuesday evenings the week that the movie starts.

Participating Family Flick Film Festival Theaters:

  • Celebration! Grand Rapids North & IMAX
  • Celebration! Grand Rapids South
  • Celebration! Grand Rapids Woodland
  • Celebration! RiverTown
  • Celebration! Benton Harbor
  • Celebration! Cinema Crossroads & IMAX
  • Celebration! Cinema Lansing & IMAX
  • Celebration! Mount Pleasant
  • Cinema Carousel

Check out concessions coupons here!

Join the Big Screen Movie Club (it’s FREE!) to earn points towards rewards!

Want to catch a free/cheap movie at home instead?

Highly Recommended:  Family Friendly Movies on SpiritClips!

Check out the Free Redbox Rental Codes currently available!  

Try out a Free 30 Day Netflix Trial – they now have Disney Movies!



  1. Dana says

    In Traverse City the State Theatre has free movies during Spring Break. The schedule isn’t out yet, but they are always family-friendly movies. Their web address is Spring Break in our area is the week of March 25, 2013. They also have 25 cents Saturday matinees at 10 a.m. every Saturday!

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