Summer of sport & outdoor cinema

Leisure event | 27 Jun - 11 Sep

As part of our Summer Daze outdoor event, see our athletes compete live in high definition on our big screens and pack the popcorn and a cosy blanket ready to watch your favourite classic movies at our outdoor cinema. And it's all FREE!


Commonwealth Games
Thursday 28 July – Monday 8 August

European Championships Athletics
Thursday 11 – Sunday 21 August

Vuelta a España Cycling
Friday 12 – Wednesday 31 August

The Hundred
Wednesday 3 August – Saturday 3 September

Tour of Britain
Sunday 4 – Sunday 11 September

Rugby 7’s
Friday 9 – Sunday 11 September

Outdoor Cinema

Our outdoor cinema brings the magic of film in an outdoor setting – the perfect way to spend a summer’s afternoon or evening. So pack the popcorn, grab your cosiest blanket and head outside the Great Hall while we showcase some of the best classic feel-good films this summer. And did we mention it's FREE!

Here are the listings...

  • Saturday 13th August 2pm, Greatest Showman Sing-a-long
  • Saturday 20th August at 2pm, Encanto
  • Thursday 25th August at 7.30pm, Dirty Dancing

There is no charge to watch the movies and they are on a first-come first-served basis. You can either watch from the Food & Entertainment Zone or from the beach or bench area in front of the big screen in the funfair zone.

Summer Daze

Summer Daze. Shop. Eat. Thrill. Chill. All summer long.


Let Summer Daze begin. Chill at the beach, jump on the rides, find the ultimate summer outfit and experience one of the must-visit events of the summer.

Melt into summer at Trafford Centre. Live from 22nd July to 4th September. Outside the Great Hall.

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