Visiting San Luis Obispo and looking to catch a movie during your stay? You’re in luck because San Luis Obispo is home to a variety of unique movie theaters, covering a range of film genres from blockbuster hits to independent films and classics. Whether you’re looking for a blast from the past experience at the Sunset Drive-In or seeking a modern movie theater to catch the most recently released films, San Luis Obispo has you covered.

Movie Theaters in San Luis Obispo

Downtown Centre Cinemas 7

888 Marsh Street, San Luis Obispo

Recently revamped in San Luis Obispo, the Downtown Centre Cinemas 7 is located in the heart of Downtown SLO. This theater is known for its luxurious, reclining seats and beer and wine bar, which makes going to the movies a marvelous experience. General admission tickets range between $7.50 and $13.50 per person.

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Fremont Theatre

1035 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo

The Fremont Theatre, a retro, Art Deco theater, lights up downtown with its neon marquee signage and hosts current and classic films. This historic building is not only a great venue for movie showings, but it’s also perfect for concerts, conferences, and festivals. General admission tickets to the theater range between $8.50 and $10.50 while children’s tickets are $7.00.

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Palm Theatre

817 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo

The Palm Theatre is the nation’s first solar-powered movie theater and the only locally-owned cinema in San Luis Obispo. This movie theater showcases the very best of Independent, Foreign, Art House, and Mainstream films. Tickets are $9.00 for general admission or $5.00 on Monday nights.

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Sunset Drive-In

255 Elks Lane, San Luis Obispo

One of the last remaining drive-in theaters in California, the Sunset Drive-In shows double-header flicks at a family-friendly price of just $8.00 per person for 12 and up, $3.00 for 5 – 11, and free for the little ones under 4.

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Movie Theaters around San Luis Obispo

Regal Arroyo Grande Stadium 10

1160 W Branch Street, Arroyo Grande

If you’re heading back to SLO from the Oceano Dunes or the beach, but want to catch a movie on the way, plan to visit the Regal Arroyo Grande Stadium 10 theater. Situated on top the hills of Arroyo Grande and overlooking the ocean, this theater is the perfect place to grab some popcorn and stay out of the heat. General admission tickets are between $10.20 and $12.70 while children’s tickets are $9.70.

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Galaxy Theatres Atascadero

6917 El Camino Real, Atascadero

Located right off of Highway 101 in Downtown Atascadero, the Galaxy Theatres is a great stop for anyone returning from wine tasting in Paso Robles, with many restaurants surrounding the movie theater. Tickets range between $9.50 and $12.25 for adults and are $9.00 for children.

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Park Cinemas 9

1100 Pine Street, Paso Robles

Nestled in the Paso Robles Downtown Square, the Park Cinemas 9 theater is the perfect place to escape the Paso Robles heat. General admission tickets are priced between $9.25 and $12.25 while children’s tickets are $8.75.

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With so many film options and plenty of movie theaters scattered in and around San Luis Obispo, visitors are sure to find the perfect movie experience they are looking for.

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