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South Beach is coming to South London - Backyard Cinema to transform into Miami Beach

If you like piña coladas but not getting caught in the rain, then Backyard Cinema has the perfect summer event. The roof is on, the sand is out - kick off your city shoes and grab a pair of flip flops as you lie back and enjoy the only guaranteed summer experience in London.

30th May - August 2017

Miami Beach is the latest installment from Backyard Cinema, the UK's only theme-changing cinema responsible for The Last Chapel, The Winter Night Garden and The Lost World. Not just your average cinema, Backyard Cinema will bring the Miami heat to Borough with a tropical beach and exotic cocktails to accompany screenings of classic films and blockbusters. Ticket holders will exchange city footwear for flip-flops at the door and tropical outfits are encouraged.

Miami Beach will begin May 30th at Backyard Cinema's permanent home at Mercato Metropolitano in Borough. For more information and tickets head to:

Rewind back to Miami in the 80's and enter the immersive world of Backyard Cinema – the only guaranteed summer experience this season.

Backyard will show a selection of films celebrating sun, sand and all things tropical. Whether it’s a night out with mates, that special date or an evening with the kids, come and soak up the ‘sun’ at the Flamingo Beach Bar before settling into the famous giant beanbags to feel the sand between your toes.

Dominic Davies, the company founder says, "We cannot wait to fill our cinema with 10 tons of sand and show some of the best films the cinematic world has to offer. Make sure you paint your toenails, ticket holders will have the chance to swap civilian shoes for our very own Backyard Cinema flip flops making this a truly remarkable experience. We've added exciting elements to make this summer our best yet."

Celebrate the ultimate summer line up in style. The Miami beach setting promises to be a place for all to enjoy. Whether you’re a film buff, date night couple or a kid there’s something for everyone. With new and old classics such as Back to the Future, Dirty Dancing and Scarface to La La Land, Lego Batman and Moana.

Based in South London's Mercato Metropolitano in Borough, Backyard Cinema's sand-filled, Miami experience hosts giant beanbag seating and an in house bar serving a selection of themed cocktails alongside craft beers, cider and prosecco.

Backyard Cinema are teaming up with the lovely people at Liberty London to deliver a super exclusive mini-Miami cinema experience. Popping up for one week only, 7th - 14th June, Backyard Cinema will build a mini version of their summer season activation; Miami Beach, four floors up in Liberty London. Customers will enjoy a sand filled cinema set amongst a surf board backdrop and flamingo beach bar. Tickets can only be bought in pairs and there are only 20 seats a night and tickets will include free cocktails and snacks.

Backyard Cinema is the first permanent themed cinema in London with an exciting selection of seasons planned throughout the year, treating customers to a completely different experience every time they go. Since moving into the new permanent home they have produced a jungle adventure, Lost World, The Last Chapel and an enchanted Christmas forest, The Winter Night Garden. Miami Beach arrives on 30th May. For more information and tickets head to:

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