Outdoor Cinema Experience - West Side Story

A special open-air cinema screening of Spielberg's spectacular new version of West Side Story in the stunning grounds of Powis Castle!

  • Booking essential

A fresh take on one of the biggest and best movie musicals of all time!

'Stunning recreation of the original film’s New York retaining the songs and the dancing in a re-telling that will leave you gasping.' ***** (The Guardian)

Gates open 7pm, film starts shortly after sunset.

- Snacks and a bar will be available on-site.

- Picnics welcome.

- Film certificate 12A

- Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

- The event will go ahead if it's raining but we are hoping for a nice dry weekend.

- No seating provided unless you have VIP tickets. Blankets and camping chairs are allowed.

- On-site toilets will be available including accessible facilities.

- With the exception of guide dogs, no dogs or any other animals are allowed at any of our events.

- Covid safe event following all guidelines in place at the time of screening.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £14.50
    Per ticket
  • Child £9.50
    Per ticket

The basics

Booking details
Call Please see website.
Children welcome, under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.
Meeting point
Car park, entry through the Pond Gate. Stewards will be on site to direct you.
What to bring and wear
Bring a blanket or camping chair and watch West Side Story on a giant cinema screen under the stars! Keep an eye on the weather forecast, it will still go ahead if it rains so bring a brolly.
Drop off points available if requested and step-free access. Please ask a steward for more information on arrival. There is a 5-minute walk from the car park to the venue, so please bear that in mind.

Contact Info

Adventure Cinema
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