ROX Theatre

ROX Theatre

Buckle up in the ROX Theatre and walk a mile in an athlete’s shoes as they pursue their Olympic dream.

The ROX film Pursuit of a Dream is a 9 minute inspiring film which introduces the theme of the ROX to guests. It plays every 15 minutes starting at 10:00am. The ROX theatre is located on Level 1 of the Olympic Oval across from the rotating exhibit in the main hallway at the back entrance of the ROX Shop. It is recommended to see the film at the beginning of your visit. If you wish to view the film at the end of your visit please notify one of the volunteers on Level 3 when you are ready to go.

The ROX Theatre will also host special film screenings, corporate events, seminars and other programming that will keep visitors coming back again and again.

Upcoming Screenings

Fall Movie Series

The fall lineup of films features classic favorites and new releases! Admission is $5, please register below.  Popcorn, lemonade and ice tea will be provided complimentary to movie guests while supplies last.


Fall Movie Series 

The fall series features timely films celebrating the magic of cinema! Join us for these special movies!

All shows will take place at the ROX Theatre; Level 1 of the Richmond Olympic Oval. Doors will open at 7:00pm and the movie will start at 7:30pm sharp.

Fall Movie Line-Up:
•        October 19 – Moneyball (rated PG13)
•        October 28 – Nightmare Before Christmas* (rated PG)
•        October 31 – Ghostbuster* (original 1984 film, rated PG)

•        November 9 – Borg vs McEnroe (rated R)

•        November 11 – Ready Player One* (rated PG13)

•        November 26 @ 2:30pm  – Top Spin documentary (This is a Olympic Oval Member Appreciation event not open to the public)

 Reservation Information:

* DBox motion seats will be activated for select films!

–Registration is required. Please see below to register.

–  Cancellations within a week will not be refunded.

–Doors will open at 7:00pm and the movie will start promptly at 7:30pm. Late entry is not permitted.

–Food and beverage is permitted in the theatre during the film series with the exception of alcoholic beverages.

–Children ages 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the film.

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VIMFF Best of the Fest Tour – Thursday October 25 & Friday October 26

Best of the VIMFF Tour presented by the Olympic Experience Museum at the Richmond Olympic Oval

A night of the best films from the 2018 VIMFF. The lineup features a variety of films with a range of sports including cycling, trail running and climbing. Be ready to laugh, have your heartstrings pulled, and be inspired! The film lineup will be the same for both nights – Thursday October 25 & Friday October 26.

Included with your ticket is FREE climbing at the Olympic Oval climbing wall* prior to the show, and a FREE beer sample from Fuggles and Warlock Brewing. After guests receive a beer sample they may purchase additional beverages.

3:00pm-6:00pm Complimentary climbing at the Olympic Oval climbing wall

6:00pm Theatre doors open – Beer sampling begins!

7:00pm Show starts

Tickets are available here:

Tickets for Thursday October 25 

Tickets for Friday October 26

The ROX Theatre is on Level 1 of the Olympic Oval. It’s a cozy theatre and will be set up with lounge for this event. Guests are encouraged to come early and share adventure stories!

Here is the film list for both nights:

  • Where the Wild Things Play (by Krystle Wright)
  • Uruca II (by Erick Grigorovski)
  • In Constant Motion (by Cameron Sylvestre)
  • The End of Snow (by Kori Price)
  • Imagination (by Steve Henderson)
  • Surf the Line (by Arnaud Hiltzer)
  • Pedal (by Scott Hardesty)
  • Ascend (by Simon Perkins)
  • Feel the Burn (by Dominic Gill)
  • Driven (by Dylan Morgan)

*Climbing rentals are not included.