【Free Family Event】Rooftop Open-Air Movie “Top Gun” ~ 8/12


Rooftop Cinema Series on South Lake 2017 – Top Gun

The 5th Annual Rooftop Cinema Series offers a complimentary open-air movie event on Saturday, August 12th.

Guests can enjoy the celebrated romantic action drama Top Gun during Pasadena’s popular summer event.

Come early and arrive by 6:00 p.m. to enjoy the resident DJ and fun pre-show activities. The series concludes with a celebration of the award-winning romantic military film Top Gun in anticipation of the recently announced sequel.

Additional Fun Activities: a Top Gun themed photo op, bounce houses and family-friendly games, prizes & giveaways.

Food vendors include: Dunkin Donuts, Kaboom Kettle Korn, Le Petite Pomme Frites (Mediterranean Cuisine), Los Colorines (Latin Cuisine), Nothing Bundt Cakes and Sushi Burrito.

Bring your own reclining beach chair for a comfortable seating experience.

Due to the overwhelming popularity of the Rooftop Cinema Series, you might want to take advantage of the event’s special VIP seating area, so that you can get the best seat in the house. Simply present a printed receipt of a same day purchase from a South Lake Avenue retailer. (first come, first serve)


  • Complimentary Movie + Parking
  • Doors open at 6:00pm
  • DJ spins at 6:00pm
  • Film starts at 8:15pm
  • Bring your reclining beach chair (no blankets or tall chairs)
  • Beverages, snacks and food available for purchase

Click here to register for free tickets:


Info: www.southlakeavenue.org 

** Once you receive your order confirmation, please be sure to PRINT your tickets and bring them to the event for entry.

About the movie:

As students at the United States Navy’s elite fighter weapons school compete to be the best in the class, one daring pilot Maverick (Tom Cruise) gets under competing pilot’s skin with his cocky and reckless attitude. Besides being at odds with popular student Iceman (Val Kilmer), Maverick fights for the attention of his beautiful and charming flight instructor, Charlotte Blackwood (Kelly McGillis).


  • TICKETS: Print your ticket and bring it with you. Guests with tickets will be admitted entry first. Guests without tickets are permitted entry if space is available.
  • EVENT LOCATION: At Rooftop of Parking Structure located at 251 S. Lake Avenue
  • PARKING STRUCTURE ENTRANCE: For vehicles – enter on Del Mar Blvd.
  • DOORS OPEN: 6:00pm
  • EVENT ENTRY: Please be prepared for lines due to security screening at entry
  • DJ SPINS: 6:00pm
  • MOVIE STARTS: 8:15pm
  • FOOD/BEVERAGE: Beverages, snacks and food are available for purchase. You may bring your own. Be responsible.
  • ATTIRE: Dress weather appropriate.
  • SEATING: Bring your reclining beach chair for a comfortable seating experience (no blankets or tall chairs).
  • VIP SEATING AREA: Due to the overwhelming popularity of our Rooftop Cinema Series, we will be offering guests the option to access a VIP seating area. To take advantage of this offer, you must present a printed receipt of a same day purchase from a South Lake Avenue retailer. This promotion is offered on a first come, first serve basis. For a list of qualified retailers, please click to view the South Lake Avenue On-line Directory.

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