Outdoor cinema at Sandford Parks Lido

With poolside screenings of classic movies and one of 2022's biggest releases, The Alfresco Film Company heads to Sandford Parks Lido in Cheltenham this summer 2023.

By Chloe Gorman  |  Published
Watch movies by the pool at Cheltenham’s Sandford Parks Lido, with screenings from The Alfresco Film Company this August 2023.

Offering a unique poolside outdoor cinema experience this summer 2023, The Alfresco Film Company is coming to Sandford Parks Lido in Cheltenham with a fantastic line-up of films.

As well as watching classic rom-com Pretty Woman and teen comedy Ferris Bueller's Day Off, movie fans also have the chance to see 2022 hit Top Gun: Maverick on the big screen, with tasty hot food and cinema snacks on offer – as well as refreshments from the licensed bar, if you’re in the mood for a drink or two. 

Ferris Bueller's Day Off screening at Sandford Parks Lido

Friday 25 August 2023

When Ferris fakes being sick to get out of school, neither he nor his friends could have imagined the antics they'd get themselves into – with the hugely popular coming-of-age comedy from legendary director, John Hughes, providing a fantastically fun family night out.

Pretty Woman screening at Sandford Parks Lido

Saturday 26 August 2023

Welcome to Hollywood! Enjoy a dreamy evening full of romance, glamour and witty one-liners when Pretty Woman graces the big screen, with this 90s classic providing a healthy dose of nostalgia, as well as a love story that has truly stood the test of time. 

Top Gun: Maverick screening at Sandford Parks Lido

Sunday 27 August 2023

Don't miss the chance to see 2022 blockbuster Top Gun: Maverick on the big screen, as hotshot pilot Pete 'Maverick' Mitchell gets back in the cockpit to battle it out with his ambitions, his past and a sceptical group of graduates – including the son of his former wingman, Goose.

Premium ticketholders can reserve deckchairs for the best seats in the house and an extra special experience, while those with standard tickets should bring their own low-backed chair, beanbag or picnic blanket to sit on. Guests can bring their own picnics, but alcohol and glass bottles or containers aren’t permitted at Sandford Parks Lido. 


Outdoor cinema at Sandford Parks Lido


Friday 25 August 2023; Saturday 26 August 2023; Sunday 27 August 2023


Gates open from 7pm with films starting after dark at 8.30pm.


Tickets cost £14 for adults, £12 for children under 16, or £19 for premium deckchair seating.


07767 810465

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