Trade in your usual movie night on the couch for an outdoor screening under the stars. With the right setup, your backyard can continue to be the ultimate place to chill after the sun goes down. All you need to know is how to make a movie theater in your backyard. Of course, it all starts with getting the right projector and screen, but there are other elements to consider that will make your movie-going experience extra cozy.
If you need help putting together a checklist, these eight things are necessary. Before online shopping, you’ll want to check to make sure you don’t already have some of these items in your home. Setting up your own movie theater can be a really fun activity to do with your housemates. Though, if you're down to do it all yourself, it can be a super cute surprise for date night your partner.
The best part about having your own home theater setup is that you'll save money not having to buy tickets, you can eat as much popcorn and movie snacks as your heart desires, and you don't have to travel far at all to get there. Put on your fave PJs, have a double feature kind of night, and make it a backyard movie night all season long.
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