2017 Special Events Calendar
are a list of our special events for our 61st season:
Apple Blossom Weekend @
the Family Drive-In (Friday, May 5; Saturday, May 6) - come out
and help us celebrate the Apple Blossom Festival with activities, contests and prizes! Meet super hero movie characters
(Before show time: 6 PM - 8 PM)
(Sunday, May 14th) - all mothers in attendance on Mother's Day will get a free small drink
Memorial Day Weekend Triple Features
(Friday, May 26; Saturday, May 27: Sunday, May 28) - come out and
enjoy TRIPLE FEATURES for the same admission price! (It will be opening weekend for Pirates of The Caribbean-Dead Men Tell
No Stories--so it will be PIRATES weekend as well--dress as Capt. Jack and win some prizes!) Games, activities
National Drive-In Day (Hollingshead Day) - Tuesday, June 6th- come
out and celebrate 84 years of drive-in theatres! Prizes, activities, fun!
61st Anniversary of The Family Drive-In Theatre (Friday, June 16; Saturday, June 17) (Cars 3
weekend!) - games, activities and the Disney Movie: Cars 3!
Clarke County Parks & Recreation Night - Friday, June 16th - Learn about all the activities Clarke County Parks
& Recreation has to offer
(Sunday, June 18) - all father's in attendance get a free small
drink and popcorn
Meet the Minions! (Stuart, Kevin
& Bob) - Friday, June 30; Saturday, July 1st - opening weekend
for the movie: DESPICABLE ME 3 - Triple Feature Weekend as well to celebrate the July 4th Holiday!
Meet Spiderman - Friday, July 7: Saturday, July 8th- Meet
Spiderman --and then stay and watch him in his new movie: Spiderman Homecoming
Yard Crawl - Saturday, August 12th - come out and set up and sell
items or come by and browse. Big Flea market that day! Last year we had over 100 vendors! Cost to sell:
$20 a spot (20X20 in size) -- browsing is Free.
Day Weekend DUSK TIL DAWN MOVIE MARATHON - Friday, Sept 1; Saturday, Sept 2; Sunday, Sept 3rd - come
out and celebrate the end of summer with one of our biggest events-- DUSK TIL DAWN movies (4 or 5 movies per screen), we recap
the best movies of the summer on this big weekend!
Car Show - our annual "Classic Cars Under the Stars" car show - Saturday, September 16th - classic movie: ELVIS in Speedway
Weekend - TRIPLE FEATURES - Friday, October 6th; Saturday, Oct 7th- come out and see TRIPLE FEATURES at the normal admission rate
Halloween Trunk or Treat, Costume Contest & Haunted Trail - 2 BIG WEEKENDS THIS YEAR- (See
activity schedule below):
Saturday, October 20 & 21 - Haunted Trail (begining at: 6 PM)
Saturday, October 21- Trunk or Treat, Costume Contest, Bounce House, Magician, Face Painting (4 PM - 7 PM)
Friday, Saturday, October 27 & 28 - Haunted Trail (begining at: 6 PM)
Saturday, October 28 - Costume Contest, Trunk or Treating ( 5 - 7 PM)
Meet Marvel Super Hero - THOR - Friday, November 3rd; Saturday, November 4th - opening weekend of the new marvel movie: THOR
Meet Santa & Mrs. Claus - Friday, November 24; Saturday, November 25 and Friday, December 1; Saturday,