Cinema Under The Stars: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial @ The National Botanic Garden of Wales
May 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
“E.T. phone home!” Bring a blanket or chair and watch this epic Spielberg classic on a HUGE outdoor cinema screen, under the stars, in the stunning grounds of The National Botanic Garden of Wales.
After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, E.T. is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his home, Elliott introduces the alien to his brother and little sister, Gertie, and the children decide to keep its existence a secret. However, E.T. falls ill, resulting in government intervention and a dire situation for both Elliott and the alien.
Spielberg’s classic is still one of the best!
Plus: Live music / BBQ / Bar / Popcorn + more.
Gates open at 7pm
The film will get underway at 8.30pm
Tickets: £12 Standard / £8 Under 16
Available from: www.thelittleboxoffice.com/cinemaunderthestars/event/view/81805
Why does the film start so late?
Our giant screen is most visible in the dark, so we start our film showings after sunset.
How long is E.T.?
2 Hours 1 min
What age rating is E.T.?
Can you bring your own blankets and chairs?
Yes as we will be sat on grass, we recommend that you bring blankets and camping chairs.
Will there be popcorn and ice cream?
Yes, of course!
Can you bring your own food & drink?
Yes you may but there will also be a BBQ and bar at the event as well as popcorn and ice cream.
Will there be other things going on?
Yes, before the film starts we will have a BBQ, bar and music.
Do young children have to have a ticket?
Children under-2 can come in for free.
What’s included in the ticket price?
Entry to the garden during the day and the film showing are included, food and drink is extra.
Does your ticket give you access to the garden?
Yes it does, so why not make a day of it and come earlier in the day.
What if the weather is bad?
If it rains, the event will go ahead. We are only not be able to use the screen if there are high winds (winds over 25 knots.) Obviously we hope for a nice dry evening but it is worth being prepared for the Great British weather and at this time of year it is likely to be cold, so fancy dress up warm.
Is there car parking?
Yes, the garden has a large car park near the entrance.
Where is the National Botanic Garden of Wales?
The National Botanic Garden of Wales, Middleton Hall, Llanarthne, Near Carmarthen, SA32 8HN
Telephone: 01558 667149 / Website: https://botanicgarden.wales