You’re guaranteed to find your fair share of entertainment in Southwest Florida, and top-notch movie theaters are no exception. Whether you're looking for the perfect place to take a date or a fun way to kill some time on a Saturday afternoon, these four top movie theaters in the Fort Myers area are sure to please.
With comfortable, office chair-type seating, this theater is a great place to catch a matinee or a dinnertime movie. Customers love the chicken wings, pizza, and mozzarella sticks, and they even serve beer and wine by the carafe. Make sure you arrive about 15 minutes before the film starts so you have time to order your food, and purchase your tickets online to save some time.
2. Edison Park 8 2235 Winkler Ave, Fort Myers 6 miles from Springs at Six Mile Cypress
This small, neighborhood movie theater offers affordable prices on tickets and movie snacks. On Saturday mornings, matinee tickets are only $7 per person, and regular evening tickets are $9, with discounts available for students, military members, and teachers. Edison Park 8 offers classic movie theater snacks like popcorn, sodas, and boxed candy, and the seats were recently updated for your comfort. Mondays are $3 nacho day, and on Thursdays, kids get free popcorn with the purchase of a movie ticket.
Silverspot Cinema has an on-site restaurant with a full kitchen and bar. You can order your food and drinks in the restaurant, and then carry them into the theater to enjoy while you watch the show. In addition to showing many new releases, the theater also shows cinema classics. Clint Eastwood's A Fistful of Dollars is playing through November and December, and the films Office Christmas Party and Collateral Beauty will arrive in December. Join the Silverspot Cinema Spot Rewards Program, and you'll earn points towards free drinks and snacks every time you purchase tickets.
With Sony 4K projectors and and Dolby surround sound, Prado Stadium 12 offers a state-of-the-art theater experience. The seats recline for the ultimate in comfort, and the movie theater snacks go above and beyond the classics, with options like smoked gouda mac ‘n cheese bites and wonton-wrapped shrimp. You can even choose from more than 50 beers, along with cocktails and wines, to enjoy during the film. When you purchase your tickets online, you can choose your exact seat in the theater.
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