Asunción has several venues for live music and theater, such as the Teatro Municipal and the Estación Ferrocarril; the season is March to October. Large international music concerts usually play at the Jockey Club.

Asunción's main shopping malls have multiscreen cinemas. Films are often in English with Spanish subtitles. Tickets start from around 25,000G, but may be more at weekends. See www.cines.com.py for schedules.