Film On The Lawn: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Aug 24, 6:00 PM

Friday, August 24, 6pm

Film + Museum Admission (includes access to Innovative Impressions):
$6 Members, $15 Not-Yet-Members, FREE for youth 17 & under!

*Museum admission is always free for Philbrook Members and Youth 17 & Under. Only interested in the movie? $8 film-only tickets are also available for Not-Yet-Members for $8.

Wrigley Field? The Art Institute? The Sausage King of Chicago? Who WOULDN’T want to cut class? It’s a little childish and stupid, but then, so is high school. Come see John Hughes’ classic tale of truancy for the fourth in our #FilmsOnTheLawn series.

Tickets available online on Monday, July 23.

6p: Activities, Food Trucks
Dusk: Film begins
9:30p: Doors close, no reentry


Are dogs allowed?
No, pets are not allowed in our Gardens. Certified service animals are permitted. Please check in at the Museum’s main entrance.

Can I bring lawn chairs?
Yes, lawn chairs are permitted. Want to sit close? Arrive early and bring a blanket! Designated lawn-chair seating is available behind blanket-seating. Chairs are not provided by Philbrook.

Can I bring food? Will food be available for purchase?
Picnicking is encouraged. Food trucks and concessions will be available until 9pm for those must-have movie snacks! NEW: Kitchen 27 is now open for happy hour from 3-6pm and dinner from 5-9pm on all Fridays!

Where do I park?
Philbrook parking lots will be open, however, space is limited. Neighborhood street parking is available. Parking directors will be onsite for guidance. Please do not block driveways.

Can I pre-purchase tickets?
Yes! 250 tickets are available for pre-sale. Weather permitting, an additional 1,000+ tickets will be made available for purchase online beginning at 9am the day of the event.

What if it rains?
In the event of rain, this film will be shown inside. Space will be limited to the first 250 guests. To confirm weather, visit or follow us on social media.

Visit a member of Philbrook’s Guest Experience Team at the front desk or call us at (918) 748-5300 for more information.