Film and Television

Easy Rider (1969) on the Autry Lawn

Part of the series Eat|See|Hear Outdoor Film Series

Friday, August 24, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

Autry Lawn

RSVP/Reservations: 
Space is Limited / Reservations Recommended
Tickets and Details

About the Event

During select Saturday nights this spring and summer, bring a picnic blanket and head over to the Autry lawn to watch classic movies projected in HD onto the largest outdoor movie screen on the West Coast. Some of the city’s tastiest food trucks and local bands will be on hand—plus every event is dog-friendly!
 
Select museum galleries will be open before the film screening.

5:30 p.m. | Doors open
8:30 p.m. | Movie begins 

Easy Rider (1969)
Directed by Dennis Hopper
Starring Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, Jack Nicholson
Rating: R

Wyatt (Peter Fonda) and Billy (Dennis Hopper), two Harley-riding hippies, complete a drug deal in Southern California and decide to travel cross-country in search of spiritual truth. On their journey, they experience bigotry and hatred from the inhabitants of small-town America and also meet with other travelers seeking alternative lifestyles. After a terrifying drug experience in New Orleans, the two travelers wonder if they will ever find a way to live peacefully in America.


Autry Member Perk

Autry members can receive two tickets to an upcoming Eat|See|Hear screening. To reserve your tickets, e-mail memberinfo@TheAutry.org with the title of the film you would like to see.