Cinema Cafe Joining the Second National Cinema Day

Bringing America's Day at the Movies to Hampton Roads & Central Virginia on August 27th

August 22, 2023

National Cinema Day celebrates the power of movies to bring us together, with all movies, all formats, all showtimes, all day for no more than $4 at participating theatres.

Cinema Cafe is excited to partner with the Cinema Foundation to celebrate the second annual National Cinema Day this Sunday, August 27th. 

Cinema Cafe, in Chesapeake, Chester, Hampton, and Virginia Beach, will be participating in the one-day event, which celebrates the power of movies to bring us all together, and discounted admissions for all movies in all formats (including Premium Large Format screens) will be no more than $4. Additionally, popcorn will be priced at a celebratory $2 for the entire day and Cinema Cafe will commemorate the annual occasion with a Red Carpet photo opportunity and themed giveaways, while supplies last.

On National Cinema Day on August 27th, moviegoers will be able to enjoy a wide variety of movies including new films opening this weekend like Gran Turismo: Based on a True Story and The Hill, as well as current box office hits like DC’s Blue Beetle, Barbie, Oppenheimer, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem.

For more details, visit or Join friends, families, and communities of moviegoers at a theatre near you.


Cinema Cafe, a locally-owned and operated movie theater and restaurant, is a values-driven business with a significant focus on fun and affordable entertainment. With six locations in Virginia, they have been recognized year after year with awards such as “Best Movie Theater” and “Best Family Entertainment” publications like the Virginian-Pilot, Daily Press, and Coastal Virginia Magazine. Get more details about this and other events at Or follow Cinema Cafe on Facebook and Instagram.


The Cinema Foundation is a donor-supported 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit - is dedicated to promoting the essential cinema exhibition industry by developing future diverse workforces and growing moviegoing communities through research, education and philanthropy.
Since March 2022, the Cinema Foundation’s mission is dedicated to shaping the future of the great collective experience of moviegoing and the cinema industry. It works to support and impact the health of the cinema sector both in the short term and for years to come and is continuously expanding its contributions to the magic of moviegoing. The Cinema Foundation builds on NATO’s mission and relationships and expands NATO’s impact in ways that help individual employees and companies as well as the industry as a whole. We are the Foundation of a great industry.