FilmScene in the Park
FilmScene in the Park is an outdoor cinema built in partnership with the Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department located at Chauncey Swan Park. Regular Screenings between April and October highlight a diversity of all ages programming.
405 E. Washington St.
Iowa City, IA 52240
FilmScene at The Chauncey is connected to the Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp. There are multiple other downtown ramps within a short walk. Ramp parking is free for the first hour. A full map of downtown parking ramps is available here.
Metered parking is free after 6:00pm and all day on Sundays along all of the streets downtown.
Powered by a stunning 33,000 lumen 4k projector on a 48-foot screen and a 10,000 Watt sound system, FilmScene in the Park is an unparalleled outdoor cinema experience in the region.
Admission is free and open to the public. Seating is first-come-first-served for all screenings, with movies beginning at sunset.
FilmScene in the Park is made possible by the transformative Strengthen Grow Evolve campaign, a collaboration with The Englert Theatre, and The City of Iowa City’s Annual Park Improvement and Economic Development funds. This cooperative project supports the goals of both FilmScene and Iowa City Parks & Recreation.