Frequently Asked Questions

Use the search below to find answers to our most common questions:

Planning Your Visit

Where can I park?

Free parking is available in the lot on the west side of our building as well as directly against the building on the east side. Parking on Reily Street is free, unmetered and non-permitted directly in front of our doors and westward (toward the river) on Reily. Spaces directly in front of HACC and Campus Square, however, are metered until 7pm Mon - Sat (free anytime on Sunday).

When is the concession stand open?

We are open 365 days a year, the conession stand generally opens 30 minutes before the day's first showtime and closes shortly after the final screening has seated.

Do you take credit cards?

Yes. All major credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover) are happily accepted.

We also love when patrons pay with our gift cards, available here.

Can I bring beer into a movie?

Yes! We call this BYØZ. Bring Your Own Zerøday. Purchase a crowler, a 32 oz. can, filled with your favorite brew and bring it over to the theater.

Zerøday is at the end of the mural on the side of the building!

Can I bring food into a movie?

No, we actually make no profit on the price of your ticket. So we do not allow you to bring outside food into the cinema, purchasing concessions helps keep the cinema running. However you may purchase a crowler at Zerøday, a 32 oz. can, filled with your favorite brew and bring it over to the theater.

How much are tickets to a first-run film?

See our programming page for details on ticket pricing, matinee pricing, weekend pricing and more.

Do I have to be a member to purchase tickets?

No, anyone can purchase tickets on our website for any movie, or event. Members receive benefits such as lower ticket pricing, complimentary snacks and vouchers. For more information on our membership visit the membership page.


Will Midtown Cinema get (movie title)?

You can see all of our upcoming films and special events on our home page. Get the most up-to-date showtimes by clicking the tickets button on the top right of the page. New times for first run films are posted by Wednesday morning for that weekend.

Will (movie title) stay until next week?

Films are booked one week at a time (Friday to Thursday). We can't guarantee any one title for longer than that. Check our showtimes and buy tickets so you don't miss out!

Rentals & Advertising

Can I rent a theater?

Please visit our rentals page and fill out the form, a staff member will contact you. If you have a particular film in mind, we also recommend you look for it on This platforms allows you to organize your own screenings of films from their ever-growing catalogue.

Can I advertise my business before a showing?

Go to our advertising page to learn how to promote your business on the big screen.

The Cinema

Do you sell gift cards?

Yes. Gift cards and other merchandise is available here.

Who painted that awesome mural on the side of your building?

Sprocket Mural Works! They are pretty amazing. They have painted most of the murals you see around Harrisburg. Give them a like on facebook!

What is the HBG Flea?

The HBG Flea sets up shop every month, featuring local artists, crafts and vendors. During the warmer months they setup in our parking lot, and when it gets cold out they setup in Strawberry square.

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