Things to Do Outdoor movies in NYC: Where and when they're happening By amNY.com staff Updated June 5, 2018 4:15 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email As the weather gets nicer, take movie night outside. Public parks, rooftops and Coney Island will be making the most of the warmer temperatures, offering free and ticketed outdoor screenings across the city. Some are beginning to release their schedules, so prepare your picnic blanket to watch your favorite films under the stars. By amNY.com staff Share on Facebook Share on Twitter More on this topic Bored this week? Take in a free concert and moreDon't go home after work, check out these cool events instead. Metrograph and more of NYC's coolest movie theatersDim the lights, grab the popcorn: These are some of the best movie-viewing spots. Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.