Did you know that this summer marks the 85th birthday of the drive-in movie theatre? Union Market commemorates the occasion with it’s popular Drive-In Movie Series returning this Spring.
First there will be a special screening of Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark on Friday, May 11 at 8pm to officially kick off the annual Americana-inspired drive-in experience held in the Market’s parking lot (1309 5th Street NE) and projected onto the wall. Each family-friendly showing is free for walk-up film fans viewing in the picnic area, or pay just $10 per car.
Munch and sip on theater-quality delectables delivered on wheels by The DC Rollergirls during the entire series schedule:
- Friday, May 11, 8 p.m: Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark
- Friday, June 1, 8:45 p.m: Clueless
- Friday, July 6, 8:55 p.m: Like Water for Chocolate (Spanish language, English subtitles)
- Friday, August 3, 8:45 p.m: Black Panther
- Friday, September 7, 8 p.m: The Lion King
- Friday, October 5, 8:15 p.m: Cool Runnings
- Friday, November 2, 8 p.m: Hocus Pocus