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Films on the Great Lawn @ Sunnylands

Sunnylands' free outdoor movie series, Films on the Great Lawn, is presented on three Fridays in May. No reservations are required. This installment we celebrate the accalimend work of Pixar and the films that transcend generations. 

Filmgoers are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and small picnic items for the outdoor screening. Large coolers, alcohol, smoking, and pets are not permitted. Please see information about Sunnylands policies regarding pets and picnics. With limited parking, carpooling is strongly advised. Admission is free.

Films on the Great Lawn are presented in partnership with the Palm Springs International Film Festival.For more information please contact the education department at 760-202-2234 or email


Sunnylands Center & Gardens
37977 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
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Friday, May 3
Gates - 7:30 PM | Film Begins 8:00 PM

A misfit ant, looking for "warriors" to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe.


Friday, May 10
Gates - 7:30 PM | Film Begins 8:00 PM

In order to power the city, monsters have to scare children so that they scream. However, the children are toxic to the monsters, and after a child gets through, 2 monsters realize things may not be what they think.


Friday, May 17
Gates - 7:30 PM | Film Begins 8:00 PM

A rat who can cook makes an unusual alliance with a young kitchen worker at a famous restaurant.