Malco Kids Summer Film Fest to benefit children's hospitals

Cinemas News

Malco Theatres is letting “kids help kids” through their 2018 Kids Summer Film Fest.

Over the years, the festival has raised thousands of dollars for various children’s charities. This year’s beneficiaries include Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital (Memphis, TN), Arkansas Children’s Hospital (Little Rock, AR), Kosair Children’s Hospital (Owensboro, KY), Monroe E. Carroll Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Batson Children’s Hospital (Jackson, MS) and Children’s Hospital in New Orleans.

Each Tuesday and Wednesday from June 5 thru August 1, participating Malco locations will offer G and PG-rated movies at a specially discounted price. Moviegoers will be treated to a summer of family-friendly favorites such as The Chronicles of Narnia, The Princess Bride, Trolls, Horton Hears a Who Ferdinand and more for only $2 per ticket.

Shows start promptly at 10 a.m., all ages are welcome and full schedules can be downloaded from Malco Kids Summer Film Fest Schedule or

Locations are:

Tennessee: Paradiso Cinema Grill, Collierville Cinema Grill, Stage Cinema, Forest Hill Cinema Grill, Smyrna Cinema

Arkansas: Van Buren Cinema, Razorback Cinema Grill (Fayetteville), Pinnacle Hills Cinema, Hollywood Cinema (Jonesboro), Monticello Cinema, Springdale Cinema Grill

Mississippi: Desoto Cinema Grill, Olive Branch Cinema Grill, Oxford Commons Cinema Grill, Corinth Cinema, Tupelo Commons Cinema Grill, Columbus Cinema, Grandview Cinema (Madison)

Kentucky: Owensboro Cinema, Winchester Cinema

Louisiana: Gonzales Cinema

Missouri: Sikeston Cinema Grill

Memphis, TN-based Malco Theatres is a fourth-generation family-owned and operated business that celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2015. Malco Theatres operates over 350 screens at 34 locations across the Mid-South, as well as bowling and family entertainment centers in Louisiana and Mississippi.