Adventure Cinema at Calke Abbey

Enjoy three nights of outdoor cinema in the Pleasure Grounds at Calke Abbey, brought to you by Adventure Cinema. Book tickets to see Rocketman, Mamma Mia and The Princess Bride now.

  • Booking advisable

Experience three nights of open-air film screenings in the grounds of Calke Abbey this summer:

Fri 5 Aug: Rocketman

Sat 6 Aug: Mamma Mia

Sun 7 Aug: The Princess Bride

Films start when the sun goes down (around 9.30pm) but you can arrive from 7pm to enjoy a picnic, or a range of hot and cold refreshments available to buy here.

We recommend booking tickets in advance to avoid disappointment. Please visit the Adventure Cinema website for bookings and more information about outdoor cinema.


Event ticket prices
  • All £14.50
    plus booking fee

The basics

Booking details
Call Book tickets online
Meeting point
Park in the main car park and then it's a short walk with your picnic down to the east lawn outside the house.
What to bring and wear
Don't be fooled by warm summer evenings! The films will begin after dark so wrap up warm and bring something comfy to sit on.
Disabled parking will be available outside the house; accessible toilet provided.
Please note that if you arrive earlier in the day, admission charges may apply.

Contact Info

Property office
Call 01332 863822

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