Free screenings of films and festivals at The Mailbox this summer

There is a full schedule of entertainment to keep the kids busy this summer at The Mailbox.

The centre’s Urban Room is transformed into a comfortable lounge area, complete with a four-foot screen showing some family favourites such as Ratatouille and The Parent Trap.

The Mailbox’s annual food and drink festival, Taste of the Mailbox, will also return this summer from Friday 2nd– Sunday 4thAugust. From live cooking demonstrations and food sampling, this year’s line-up is set to be bigger and better than ever before.

Here is what’s on…..

Sunday 21st July, 11am – Hook

Saturday 27th July, 11am – Matilda

Sunday 28th July, 11am – The Addams Family


2nd – 4th August: Taste of the Mailbox food festival:

Friday 2nd August, 11am – Chocolat

Saturday 3rd August, 11am – James and the Giant Peach

Sunday 4th August, 11am – Ratatouille

Saturday 10th August, 11am – The Parent Trap

Sunday 11th August, 11am – Free Willy


17th – 18th August: Flatpack Film Festival takeover:

Saturday 17th August

  • 11am – 12pm, Colour Box short films
  • 12pm – 1pm, Craft workshop
  • 1pm – 2.30pm, The Fantastic Mr Fox screening
  • 2.30pm – 3.30pm, Colour Box short films
  • 3.30pm – 5pm, Best of Flatpack Faves short films

Sunday 18th August

  • 11am – 12pm, Colour Box short films
  • 12pm – 2pm, Best of Flatpack Faves short films
  • 2pm – 3pm, Craft workshop
  • 3pm – 4.45pm, Isle of Dogs screening


Saturday 24th August, 11am – The Witches

Sunday 25th August, 11am – The Borrowers


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