While the weather is warming up, we are all in search of entertainment these days, where the sun shines on our heads. We all want to have a nice day with fresh air and comfort. The best way to get out of the house for this hot weather may be to throw yourself into an open-air cinema.
Especially in Istanbul, there are open-air cinemas where you can smell corn from the air and get rid of the summer heat. We will now introduce you to some of these open-air cinemas.
This open-air summer cinema, where you can feel the nostalgia deeply, brings old Turkish movies to the screens. Usually used as a football stadium, this cinema gets converted into an open-air cinema in summer. Çengelköy Summer Cinema cinema, which you can easily reach from Üsküdar, opens the cinema on certain evenings. Therefore, it would be better to check the dates before you go.
Deniz Private, the first open-air cinema with a 3D system in Istanbul, projects magnificent films on its screens. This cinema, where you can get comfortable with the surrounding fluffy pillows and watch your favorite movies with your loved ones, has one of the best sound systems in Istanbul. It is one of the most popular places to watch romantic movies, with a location next to the pool. It would be better to go a little early as it is usually busy.
Bosphorus University, which has a campus where you can escape from the city air, welcomes its visitors with open-air cinemas at certain times in the summer. It will satisfy you with its university atmosphere and magnificent view. So, get information before going to Boğaziçi University as it is open at certain times.
Bringing well-selected films to the screens with its large capacity of 1000 people, ENKA open-air cinema is also transforming into a concert venue and theater stage. You can sit back in your comfortable armchairs between the two pools and watch movies.
UNIQ Istanbul's open-air cinema, where you can experience the festival spirit, stands out with its award-winning selection of films and is located in a green area. Open-air cinema festivals, which have been held in the summer months for five years without interruption, offer you an experience that you will enjoy with a capacity of 2500 people.