You Won’t Believe What’s Happening at Alnwick Castle This Summer! Disney+ Teams Up with The Luna Cinema for 15th Anniversary Movie Extravaganza!


The Luna Cinema, renowned pioneer of the UK open-air cinematic experience, is commemorating its 15th anniversary with a stellar summer program. For the first time in its history, The Luna Cinema welcomes Disney+ as its headline partner, promising an unparalleled immersive summer activity.

In an enchanting collaboration of cinematic magic and entertainment, The Luna Cinema presents a lineup of award-winning films, family favourites, and classic hits. The unique cinematic experience invites visitors to indulge in the joys of film under the stars in exquisite locations. Among the exclusive locations for the 2023 summer season, the picturesque Alnwick Castle in Northumberland stands as a stunning backdrop for unforgettable nights of open-air cinema.

The Luna Cinema has been a beacon of premium outdoor cinema since its inception in 2008, welcoming over a million visitors since its opening. This year’s program features a carefully curated lineup that includes both timeless classics and contemporary favourites such as “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone,” “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix,” and “Top Gun: Maverick.”

Designed to cater to diverse preferences, The Luna Cinema offers two types of tickets for each screening: premium director seats (limited availability) or the option to bring personal blankets and seats for comfortable lounging. The experience is elevated with a range of impressive onsite food and drink offerings, including the new-for-2023 sponsor, Malfy Gin.

George Wood, the founder of The Luna Cinema, expressed his excitement about the milestone: “Since 2008, we’ve had over a million visitors attend our screenings with The Luna Cinema serving as the best example of open-air cinema in the UK. For more than a decade we’ve been a coveted part of the country’s summer schedule, much like events such as The Chelsea Flower Show and Wimbledon.”

Wood emphasized that The Luna Cinema isn’t just about screening movies; it’s about creating an immersive social experience that blends the highest form of cinematic art with stunning historical venues. The 2023 program features 36 remarkable sites, promising an unforgettable night for every attendee.

In addition to Disney+, co-sponsors for the 2023 season include Visit The USA, Black Tower, Sky VIP, and Boots, amplifying the grandeur of The Luna Cinema’s summer offerings.

Tickets for this captivating cinematic journey are available for purchase at , starting from £17.50 including booking fees. The season runs from June 22nd to September 24th, with the inaugural screening at Alnwick Castle scheduled for September 1st.

Ticket Details:
– General Admission: Starting from £17.50
– Seated Admission (Director Chair): Starting from £25.50

Event Dates and Locations:
– The season runs from June 22nd to September 24th, with various venues throughout the UK. For a full list of locations, visit