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Hocus Pocus: Outdoor Movie Nights + Theatre Showings

Hocus Pocus Near Me

If you’re a fan of the Sanderson Sisters, the Black Flame Candle, talking black cats, and all things Halloween, you likely watch Hocus Pocus at least once each October. Or maybe you run amok, amok, amok watching it all month long!

Hocus Pocus features Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler, and Kathy Najimy as the Sanderson Sisters – three hilarious witches who return from 17th century Salem after they are conjured up by a group of kids. Released in 1993, it has become a cult classic and Halloween favorite. {Exciting news – Hocus Pocus 2 comes out in 2022!}

If you love Halloween movies, what could be better than watching Hocus Pocus in a movie theater with other Hocus Pocus fans? Or maybe outdoors under a full moon??

If you’re wondering where you can see Hocus Pocus in theatres near you, we’ve got the scoop on local showtimes and outdoor movie nights in Lakeland and Polk County. We’ve also got a great list of fall things to do between now and Halloween night!

Editor’s Note – Hocus Pocus is rated PG but ratings were more lax in the 90’s and in my personal opinion, it would likely be considered PG-13 today. It does have some references to drugs, and the main plot line is about a virgin who lights a candle that brings the witches back (there are multiple references to his virginity). If you’ve never seen it or don’t remember it, we’d recommend reading more on Common Sense media or doing a quick Google search if you want to learn more before seeing it with your kids.

Hocus Pocus Events Near You + Outdoor Movie Nights

2021fri29oct7:00 pm9:00 pmFestive Flix - Halloween Edition - Hocus Pocus7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Lake Mirror Promenade Event Organized By: Downtown Lakeland Event Category:Holiday Fun,MoviesHoliday / Season:Fall + HalloweenPrice:Free

2021fri15oct5:30 pm10:00 pmTrunk or Treat + Hocus Pocus Movie Night5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Off the Wall Adventures - LakelandEvent Category:MoviesHoliday / Season:Fall + HalloweenPrice:$5

2021thu28oct6:30 pm9:00 pmBrew & View Movie Night: Hocus Pocus6:30 pm - 9:00 pm Winter Haven - Union TaproomEvent Category:Holiday Fun,MoviesHoliday / Season:Fall + Halloween

Hocus Pocus in Theaters

2021fri15oct7:00 pm9:00 pmFlashback Fridays at the GEM Theater: Hocus Pocus7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Mulberry - GEM Theater Event Organized By: Mulberry's GEM Theater Event Category:MoviesHoliday / Season:Fall + HalloweenPrice:$5

2021sat23oct2:00 pm4:00 pmHocus Pocus at the Polk Theatre2:00 pm - 4:00 pm The Polk Theatre Event Organized By: The Polk Theatre Event Category:MoviesHoliday / Season:Fall + HalloweenPrice:$5

If none of these events are in your area, try searching Google or Facebook for Hocus Pocus Movie Night Near Me, Hocus Pocus Events Near Me, or just Hocus Pocus Near Me.

Where to stream Hocus Pocus + Watch for Free

If you prefer to watch Hocus Pocus from the comfort of your own couch, you can stream Hocus Pocus on Disney+. Many streaming channels also offer the option to rent or buy Hocus Pocus.

If you have cable, you can also watch Hocus Pocus for free on Freeform all month long as part of their 31 Nights of Halloween lineup.

Hocus Pocus 2 Release Date

Yep, if you haven’t heard, a Hocus Pocus sequel is in the works! Hocus Pocus 2 is currently in production and expected to be released in 2022 as a Disney+ original movie. The Hocus Pocus 2 cast includes the same stars – Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler, and Kathy Najimy – reprising their roles as the “delightfully wicked Sanderson Sisters.” The plot for Hocus Pocus 2 from Disney+: “Three young women accidentally bring the Sanderson Sisters back to modern day Salem and must figure out how to stop the child-hungry witches from wreaking a new kind of havoc on the world.”

Now tell your family Come, we fly! and go see Hocus Pocus!

Looking for other Halloween Events in Lakeland + Polk County? We can help you find single day events and trunk or treats in our Fall Fun Guide.

Fall + Halloween Activity Guide

Check out our Ultimate Fall & Halloween Activity Guide to find more things to do including:
🌽 Corn Mazes 🎃 Pumpkin Patches 💀 Haunted Houses 🍬 Halloween Events in Polk County 👸 Neighborhoods for Trick or Treating 🍭 Trick or Treat Hours and more!