Lights. Camera. Adventure! Grab yourself a seat and some popcorn because The Forge: Lemont Quarries will feature a selection of outdoors and adventure focused films so guests can experience exciting adventures from the perspectives of some of the world's most courageous explorers.


Our state-of-the-art outdoor venue, The Mount, features a huge lawn area that has been divided into socially distanced squares (4 guest maximum per square) so that our guests can enjoy an outdoor film experience, while ensuring a safe 6-foot distance from others.

In addition, to our regular snacks and beverages available at The Mount and our Refuel Cart, we'll also have single serve bags of popcorn for sale! Explore our FAQ for additional information.

*Should the park be closed due to unforeseen weather circumstances, we will attempt to reschedule the event for a future date.​

*No outside alcoholic beverages are permitted.

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The Mount Events FAQ

Where is check-in for Music & Movies in the Park?

Once across the footbridge south of Lot 2, follow signage to turn left and head towards the Arena. Once you arrive near the Arena follow signage to turn right and head towards our bikes container. Please have your confirmation QR code ready upon arriving.

Can I buy tickets at the park or do I have to purchase ahead of time?

We highly recommend purchasing your tickets prior to visiting as this will expedite your check in process. However, you can purchase tickets on site.

Is it ADA accessible?


Can I bring in my own Food & Beverage?

Outside beverages are not permitted within the lawn for ticketed events. We have non-alcoholic beverages, alcoholic beverages, and snacks available for sale. All bags are subject to search.

Can I arrive early?

“Doors” to the lawn open 30 minutes prior to ticket start time unless otherwise stated. We recommended arriving 30-45 minutes early to allot time for parking and walking to check in.

Can I smoke or vape in the park?

No, The Forge: Lemont Quarries is a smoke free venue.

Can I bring in coolers?

No, coolers are not permitted during ticketed events

Can I bring in coolers?

Nope. We will happily take your alcohol and donate it to our Forge team outings.

What is seating like?

Seating is first come first serve unless otherwise stated. We recommend guests bring their own chair or blanket to sit on.

Are chairs provided?

Nope - BYOC! Bring your own chair!

What if it rains?

We are a rain or shine venue. In the event of severe weather situations The Forge reserves the right to reschedule and/or cancel special events.

Can I get a refund on the ticket I purchased?

All ticket sales for special events at The Mount are final. We hope you enjoy the show!

If I leave the event is there re-entry?

There is no re-entry to ticketed events at The Mount unless otherwise stated on event materials.

Are umbrellas permitted?

Handheld umbrellas are permitted, but large canopy umbrellas are not.

Are tents permitted?

No, tents are not permitted.

Where should I park?

Please refer to your confirmation email & website event details for best parking instructions.

Can I tailgate?

No. Security will be present in parking lots.

What COVID-19 protocols are in place?

The Forge: Lemont Quarries implements the Restore Illinois COVID-19 guidelines as they are updated for outdoor recreation parks & amphitheatres. Please refer to our website for the most up to date precautions.

Is there camping?

Not yet! Stay tuned to our website and social media for when we will be making that happen.

Will I have fun?

Totally! Thanks for coming!