The Cary Film Circle

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2020 Cary Film Circle Memberships Have Been Extended

Film Circle membership benefits have carried over to this year now that we’ve reopened. We have extended memberships to make up for the period of closure.

Calling All New Members 

Join today and experience our exciting schedule of independent film and live events that bring the magic of entertainment and cinema back to Downtown Cary.

Memberships can be purchased in person at The Cary Theater Box Office or online.


Your membership supports:

  • Cary’s original art house theater, beautifully restored in downtown
  • 52 weeks of hot indy films, cult classics, family favorites and sing-alongs
  • Unique music and comedy series

Members of The Cary Film Circle benefit from special discounts, fun events and merchandise perks. Memberships are valid for one year from the date of purchase.

Join our circle at one of the following levels:

STAR CIRCLE – $25.00

  • unlimited discounted admissions to films sponsored by the Town of Cary
  • A complimentary voucher to see a film for your birthday
  • Annual Meet and Greet Reception
  • Cary Film Circle T-Shirt
  • Membership card for The Cary Film Circle members only, providing discounts to Downtown Cary restaurants and businesses
  • Exclusive Member Specials


  • unlimited discounted admissions to films sponsored by the Town of Cary
  • Two complimentary vouchers to see a film for your birthday
  • Two complimentary free guest movie coupons
  • Unlimited $10 admissions to Comedy Shows sponsored by the Town of Cary (based on availability)
  • Annual Meet and Greet Reception
  • Membership card for The Cary Film Circle members only, providing discounts to Downtown Cary restaurants and businesses
  • Exclusive Member Specials
  • 2 Cary Film Circle T-Shirts


All of the above Director Circle benefits, plus:

  • Complimentary Phone Service for ticket purchases at The Cary Theater (Call 919-462-2055)
  • On Screen Member Recognition

Film Circle Members enjoy special perks at these Downtown Cary Merchants.

Just show your Membership card to receive the member benefit! Discounts are subject to change.

Pharmacy Bottle & Beverage – 10% off all to-go product (beer, wine, cider, merchandise).

Crosstown Pub & Grill – 10% off any food items.

Ashworth Drugstore – 10% off any food items at the soda fountain.

Mosquito Wizard of NC – 10% off your first mosquito treatment.

Chatham Street Wine Market – 10% off all wine bottle purchases.

Peck & Plume at The Mayton Inn – 10% off food items at Peck & Plume. Some special dinners excluded.

Escentuelle Signature Fragrance Creation – 10% off all ready-to-wear fragrances for men and women.

Cary Pottery  – 10% off pottery made by Kenneth Neilsen.

Pizzeria Faulisi – 10% off all food purchases.

Chocolate Smiles – 10% off all non-food items and 10% all food items May thru October.

Pro’s Epicurean Market & Café10% off all food items (dine-in only).

Maximillians Grill & Wine Bar – 10% off all food purchases.

Prestige Dayspa & Studio – 15% off facial services (facials, waxing, peels, microderms, etc.). Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts.

Frantz Automotive Center – $10 off repairs or service over $100 and $20 off repairs over $200.

Tutu School Cary – 10% off on “Parents Night Out” events. (Valid 3rd Friday of each month, 5:30-8 p.m. drop off children 3+ for crafts, coloring, pizza, veggie dinner and a movie! RSVP required.)

Everything’s Better Monogrammed – 10% off any purchase.

Glass Law Group – 10% off any service.

Preferred One Teeth Whitening – Teeth whitening for $99 (reg. $249).

Scott Korbin Real Estate Team – Free Annual Home or Land Market Analysis for any property owned within Cary town limits or its extra-territorial jurisdiction.

McAulay Financial LPL  – Free initial consultation and kit.

Downtown Cary Merchants

Art House Convergence Visiting Members Program

Are you a devoted art house member ready for adventure? The Art House Convergence Visiting Members Program provides reciprocal membership benefits to members from all of its participating theaters.Art House Convergence is providing travel tips and resources for film aficionados ready to visit some of the United States’ best art houses. As a Cary Film Circle Member, you will enjoy basic membership benefits at art houses around the country.  To find out which theaters are participating, check out the list here:Play Membership Madness Star Search!


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