Groups & Field Trips

O&O Theatre Info

At the Esquire IMAX Theatre, it's easy to treat all your VIPs to the best seat in the house. Whether you are trying to impress a business client, treating staff to a great night out or creating a larger-than-life birthday party, IMAX Theatres provide a fantastic alternative to traditional group venues.

Make your child feel like a star by having a birthday party at the IMAX Theatre. Our films are perfect entertainment for all ages and our party room will give you the privacy you want when serving the birthday cake!

Consider enhancing your meeting with a larger-than-life IMAX® Experience! Our specially designed theatre is ideal for corporate meetings, product launches, multi-media presentations, and private film screenings.

Whatever the purpose of your group event, the Esquire IMAX Theatre is the venue for you. For more specific information on what we offer, contact April Kovac or call at 916-446-2333*201. We look forward to hearing from you.

Birthday Packages

Have your birthday party with us at the Esquire IMAX Theatre and be a shining star!

Birthday Packages include:

  • IMAX Birthday Party Invitations
  • Admission to an IMAX film for each child
  • Kiddie Combo Pack for each child (small soda, small popcorn, small candy)
  • Party Room for 1½ hours either before or after the film
  • VIP Entrance into the Theatre
  • Birthday Star receives a movie poster

Parents provide: Tablecloth, Plates, Utensils, Napkins, Cups, Birthday Cake, Candles, Matches and Decorations (no confetti or silly string. Any additional food or refreshments you wish.


  • IMAX Documentary Package (first 10 children)
  • Additional Children - $13
  • Adults - $8 (does not include concessions)


  • IMAX Special Engagement Package (first 10 children)
  • Additional Children - $18
  • Additional Adults - $13

For more information or to book your party, contact April Kovac or call 916-446-2333*201

Birthday Checklist

  • Please call one business day in advance (Monday-Friday) before your party to confirm attendance
  • Please make sure that that each driver knows how to get to the Esquire IMAX Theatre Downtown Sacramento can be confusing and busy so please allow extra time to find parking and the theatre
  • We validate 50% off the first 90 minutes in the Esquire Parking Garage on 13th Street between J and K and at the Sheraton Parking Garage on 13th Street between J and K streets. We offer a $5 discount validation coupon for the Capitol Garage on L Street and 10 Street.
  • We ask that you arrive 20 minutes early before the start of your film. This time is needed to serve the children their popcorn, soda and candy.
  • Payment is due in advance. Payment must be in one lump sum
  • Films will begin promptly at the time stated on your confirmation. Being on time is important. If you are going to be late the day of your party please call 916-446-2323 and let us know
  • All cancellations are to be done at least 48 hours in advance. Failure to cancel within this time frame is subject to $50.00 cancellation penalty

Corporate Theatre Rental

The Esquire IMAX Theatre is a unique and affordable place for a private event. Host your group event at the landmark Esquire IMAX Theatre and choose a film from our exclusive film library! You can choose the space that meets your needs, you can choose from...

What We Offer

  • Full Theatre Rental: includes lobby, upper mezzanine, full theatre and AV – reception and theatre capacity 382. Choose from one of our preferred caterers or utilize the concession stand including beer and wine. Special group packages available. Choose a film from our film library.
  • Mezzanine Rental: upper mezzanine rotunda, projection viewing area – reception capacity 50-60. Great for Awards, recognition or training.
  • Conference Room: small room includes chairs, privacy and conference table – capacity 10-15. Great for small meetings.

We also offer:

  • Lobby display, banners
  • Box office handouts
  • On-screen / lobby advertising
  • Film sponsorships
  • Tables / linens
  • Custom printed tickets
  • Parking vouchers

All costs based on date, time and availability. All costs customized and based on client needs. Book to visit the theatre for a complete