This summer Drive-In Movie Theatres are going to be very popular!!! If you are looking for a Drive-In Movie Theatres near Mississauga and Brampton we have you covered. Check out the list below to find one that works for you. I know we live in an era of modern day technology that allows us to stream movies in the comfort of your home. But there is something special about watching a movie on the big screen, that can’t be replicated at home. While it you may think the dive-in movie theatres are a think of the past, there are many great ones near Brampton and Mississauga including 5 Drive In Oakville, The Mustang Drive-In in Guelph, and Sunset Drive-In in Barrie.
Drive-In Movie Theatres Near Mississauga and Brampton
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While we don’t have any Drive-In Movie theatres directly in Brampton or Mississauga there are some in cities near by that you can enjoy with your family. Never been to a Drive-In Movie Theatre before? Here is what to expect: Drive in Movie theatres play movies at night. You drive into the parking area for the theatre and park at the screen that will be playing the movie you are there to see. Some people drive in for the car is facing forward and they sit in the seats normally to watch the movie. Other people reverse into the parking spot and open up the trunk to flip seats down and watch the movie that way. The theatres normally open around 8pm and movies start around 9pm (check the individual theatre times). You listen to the movie over your car radio on an fm station that you tune in to when you arrive. Normally there are at least 2 movies that play back to back, sometimes they also have “all-nighter” events that play 3 or more movies.
Check websites to see what movies are playing and if possible purchase your tickets ahead of time. I think Drive-In Movies are going to be VERY popular this year. Also bring your own snacks/drinks, or check the website to see if they are allowing concession sales. As of the June 1, 2020 re-opening after the COVID-19 closures concession snack sales will NOT be permitted right away.
So where can you go to enjoy a Drive-In Movie in the Greater Toronto Area?
- Niagara Falls
- Port Hope
- Grand Bend
Details below on the Drive-In Theatres in the Toronto Area
The 5 Drive-In Oakville
5 Drive-In Oakville – 2332 Ninth Line, Oakville, ON
Mustang Drive-In Guelph
Mustang Drive-In Guelph – Jones Baseline Rd., South of HWY 7 between Guelph and Rockwood, Guelph, ON
Starlite Drive-In Hamilton/Stoney Creek
Starlite Drive-In Stoney Creek – 59 Green Mountain Road East, Stoney Creek, ON
Stardust Drive-In Newmarket
Stardust Drive-In Theatre – 893 Mount Albert Road, Newmarket (East Gwillimbury), ON
Sunset Drive-In Movie Theatre Barrie
Sunset Barrie Drive-In Theatre – Hwy 11 and Oro-Medonte Line 4 (134 Line 4 South, Oro-Medonte), Barrie, ON
Drive-In Movie Theatres in Ontario
Willing, or wanting, to go a little farther for your Drive-In Movie Theatre adventure. There are lots of options across Ontario. Check out the Ontario Drive-In Movie Theatres below:
Lindsay Drive-In Movie Theatre
Lindsay Drive-In Movie Theatre – 229 Pigeon Lake Road, Lindsay, ON
Hanover Drive-In – 033277 Grey County Road #28, Hanover, ON (North West of Mount Forest)
Muskoka Drive-In Movie Theatre
Muskoka Drive-In – 1001 Theatre Road, Gravenhurst, ON
Mustang Drive-In Movies London, Ontario
Mustang Drive-In London – 2551 Wilton Grove Road, London, ON
Oxford Drive In Movie Theatre Woodstock
Oxford Drive-In Movie Theatre – 684471 Road 68, Woodstock, ON
Canview Drive In Movie Theatre
Canview Drive-In Movie Theatre – 1956 RR 20, Fonthill, ON L0S 1E0 (Near Niagara Falls)
Midland Drive-In Movie Theatre
Midland Drive-In – 1299 Angela Schmidt Foster Road (Highway #93 & #12) Midland, ON L4R 4K4
Port Hope Drive-In Movie Theatre
Port Hope Drive-In Movie Theatre – 2141 Theatre Road South North of Highway 2 and South of the 401 on Theatre Road. Look for the Giant White Theatre Screen!
Mustang Prince Edward Picton Drive-In Movie Theatre
Mustang Prince Edward County Picton Drive-In Movie Theatre – 1521 Prince Edward County Rd 1, Bloomfield, ON, K0K 1G0
Grand Bend Drive-In
Grand Bend Drive-In – 36,752 Crediton Road, Grand Bend, Ontario, N0M 1T0
The Boonies Drive-In – (Between Chatham and Windsor)
The Boonies Drive-In – 4625 Richardson Sideroad, Tilbury, ON
Enjoy your trip to the drive-in movie!