Movie on the Mall 2022

EVENT CANCELLED: Please note that Movie on the Mall is cancelled tonight due to weather. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to celebrating community with everyone another time.  

Start off the new school year with this unique UBC experience: A FREE outdoor cinema on Main Mall!

Catch the pre-show sunset before you settle in to watch Disney Pixar's Up on the big FreshAirCinema screen! 

Everyone is welcome to join for Movie on the Mall:

  • Sunday, September 4
  • Starting dusk, 8pm
  • Flagpole Plaza (Main Mall and Crescent Road)
  • Bring your own blanket and pack a picnic (on-site food concession will not be offered) 
  • In the event of inclement weather, cancellation will be announced on this webpage and on our social media by noon on event day.
  • Based on popular vote, we will be watching Up! 
  • Free and for all ages! Registration is required as spaces are limited

For questions or requests for an accessibility-related measure, please contact us at

Up (2009) PG | Watch the Trailer 

A 78-year-old curmudgeonly balloon salesman, is not your average hero. When he ties thousands of balloons to his house and flies away to the wilds of South America, he finally fulfills his lifelong dream of adventure. But after Carl discovers an 8-year-old stowaway named Russell, this unlikely duo soon finds themselves on a hilarious journey in a lost world filled with danger and surprises.


Movie on the Mall is the final event in the Summer on the Mall series brought to you by UTown@UBC (part of UBC Campus + Community Planning).

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