Update for 2021!
One of my favorite summer activities is enjoying a drive-in movie! Due to the need for social distancing, drive-in movies made a big comeback in 2020. I am so happy to share that they will return in 2021 too! Although there is only ONE true drive-in in NJ, several pop-up locations are also available all summer long. In this post, we will share the drive-ins available in NJ (and the surrounding areas). We will continue to update this post to add more events as they are announced.
Drive-In Movies in NJ (and Beyond)
Located just outside the NJ border in Walnutport, PA, Becky’s Drive-In is open for business! Admission is $11/adult and $7/child (3-12). There are 2 screens each offering double features. For more information, please visit their website.
Boxcar Drive-In Movies
Boxcar will be partnering with towns across NJ to bring drive-in movie fun to families. They will also partner with local restaurants for food delivery during the movie. Visit their website for schedules and to purchase advanced tickets.
Circle Drive -In
Located in Dickson City, PA., the Circle Drive-In Theater is open for business! Every Friday through Tuesday, families can enjoy a movie on one of their 2 screens. Admission is $8/adult and $5/child (ages 3-11).
The Cranford Theater is offering a unique drive-in movie experience at the Orange Avenue Pool Lot. Movies will take place every weekend beginning May 14. Tickets are only $25/car. Visit their website for a schedule of movies.
Located in Vineland, the Delsea Drive-In offers a fun night out for families. Tickets are only $11/person for ages 4 and up, and they must be purchased in advance online. All tickets include a double feature. Times and shows can be found on their website.
Starting May 14, Demarest Farms is opening their doors, or should I say their land, to guests for some social distancing movie fun. Located in Hillsdale (Bergen County), this unique drive-in movie theater is a fun option for those living in North Jersey. Admission is $25/car and must be purchased online.
Township Theatre Drive-In
Township Theatre will be offering a drive-in movie experience again this summer. The outdoor theatre is located at 249 Pascack Road in the Township of Washington. Showings take place each weekend beginning May 14. Tickets are $25/car and can be purchased on their website.
Located in Warwick, NY, this awesome drive-in offers movies for all ages. Ticket sales are available online and include a double feature.
Last year’s event that we hope will return:
Somerset Patriots Drive-In Movie
Families can enjoy a drive-in movie at TD Bank Ballpark in Bridgewater, NJ. They will be showing The Sandlot both evenings beginning at 8:30pm. The event costs $25/car and is limited to the first 115 purchased per event. Proceeds will benefit RWJBarnabas Health Emergency Response Fund. Tickets will go on sale the week of June 1. Concession packages can also be pre-ordered. Visit the Somerset Patriots website for more information.
Make sure to keep checking back as we will continue to add events all summer long!
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