Established in 1924 Central Theater, formerly known as 'The Geneseo Theater', has been a mainstay in downtown Geneseo for over 80 years.
Operated by the Geneseo Park District since 1996, this historic theater continues to offer state of the art entertainment at an affordable price.
The theater seats 177 and offers digital cinema projection with 7.1 Dolby surround sound. The digital conversion in 2012 means a higher quality motion picture and sound experience for the moviegoer.
Located in downtown Geneseo at
111 North State Street Geneseo, IL
Adult (13 - 64) $7.00
Senior (65 & over) $6.00
Child (12 & Under) $6.00
Doors Open at 6:30pm for 7:10 pm Shows
Doors Open at 2:30pm for 3:10pm Sunday Show
All movies are played in a handicap accessible auditorium.
Synopsis: When veteran comedy writer Charlie Burnz meets New York street singer Emma Payge, they form an unlikely yet hilarious and touching friendship that kicks the generation gap aside and redefines the meaning of love and trust.
Starring: Tiffany Haddish, Billy Crystal, Anna Deavere Smith
A QUIET PLACE PART II
Synopsis: Following the events at home, the Abbott family now face the terrors of the outside world. Forced to venture into the unknown, they realize the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats lurking beyond the sand path.
Starring: Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, Cillian Murphy
No specials at this time.
RENTAL RESERVATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE.
AVAILABLE SPACE AND MAXIMUM CAPACITY MAY BE LIMITED
PLEASE CALL (309) 944-5695 FOR MORE INFORMATION.
For the health & safety of all our patrons and employees, Geneseo Park District has revised our Facility Rental Policies .
|CENTRAL THEATER includes use of theater & stage||$65/hour||$55/hour|
|EQUIPMENT3 includes the use of equipment and projectionist||$35 flat rate|
|CONCESSIONS includes concessionaire and janitorial services.
Small drink & small popcorn combos may be purchased for an additional $3.50/combo
|$60 flat rate|
|JANITORIAL SERVICES4||$25 flat rate|
Standard Rental includes the use of theater and stage with a manager on duty. Renter can bring a DVD or video (of appropriate content).
Certificate of insurance may be required. Visit https://www.theeventhelper.com/ to purchase event insurance.
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The Child and Babysitting Safety (CABS) training program is designed to focus on supervising, caring for, and keeping children and infants safe in babysitting settings.
Camp out under the stars at the Athletic Field
FREE Admission thanks in part from the Geneseo Park District Foundation
Bring a tent, chairs & other outdoor camping supplies you may need and join the Geneseo Park District with this fun campout! Food and drinks for supper, games & music around a campfire will be provided. Plus join your friends for the Outdoor Summer Movie Night at dusk.
TOY STORY (G)
Join us for a family friendly movie outdoors on the big screen at the Athletic Field.
Limit 200 participants. Gates open at 6:00 pm.
Movies begin at Dusk.
In case of inclement weather the movie will be rescheduled.
FREE Admission & FREE Popcorn thanks to the Geneseo Park District Foundation