Take Your Cinephile Canine To These Drive-In Movie Theaters Across the U.S. 

Happy dog as passenger in car

After a long week of borking hard, puppo deserves a night out relaxing under the stars and watchin’ her fave flick. Head on rover to these dog-friendly drive-in movie theaters for a fun time with your best fren.

Know Before You Go

Don’t forget these drive-in movie theater tips for peeps and pups:

  1. Make sure dogs are allowed.
  2. Consider your dog’s behavior. Will doggo doo a relaxo and have a good time, or will he disrupt other guests?
  3. Know the rules for dogs. Most drive-in movie theaters will have guidelines as far as where pups are allowed, rules about leashing, and more.
  4. Read up on rules for hoomans. Some places are cash-only, may prohibit outside food, or may allow you to bring in food for a fee. Certain types of vehicles are only allowed in specific areas. Check out each drive-in’s website to see what’s pup.
  5. Pack a doggy bag. Don’t furget to bring fresh water for pups as well as treats, toys, a bed or blankie, poop bags—whatever pup needs to have the best time.

Dog-Friendly Drive-In Movie Theaters by State

Ready for a cozy night with your BFF? This list of dog-friendly drive-in movie theaters, organized by state, can help you find one near you! Don’t forget to check out your local drive-in’s website to familiarize yourself with their rules before going.


Grand River Drive-In
6200 Grand River Parkway North
Leeds, AL 35094


Skyline Drive-In
31175 Old Highway 58
Barstow, CA 92311

Vineland Drive-In
443 North Vineland Avenue
City of Industry, CA 91746

Lakeport Auto Movies
52 Soda Bay Road
Lakeport, CA 95453

Madera Drive-In
201 West Lincoln Avenue
Madera, CA 93638

Sunset Drive-In
255 Elks Lane
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401


Comanche Drive-In
27784 County Road 339
Buena Vista, CO 81211

88 Drive-In
8780 Rosemary Street
Commerce City, CO 80022

Tru Vu Drive-In
1001 CO-92
Delta, CO 81416

Holiday Twin Drive-In
2206 South Overland Trail
Fort Collins, CO 80526

The Star Drive-In
600 East Miami Road
Montrose, CO 81401

Learn more about dog-friendly Colorado drive-in movie theaters.


Pleasant Valley Drive-In
47 River Road (Rt. 181)
Barkhamsted, CT 06063


Joy-Lan Drive-In
16414 Highway 301
Dade City, FL 33523

Silver Moon Drive-In
4100 New Tampa Highway
Lakeland, FL 33815

Ruskin Family Drive-In
5011 Highway 41 North
Ruskin, FL 33572


Swan Drive-In
651 Summit Street
Blue Ridge, GA 30513

Tiger Drive-In
2956 Old U.S. Highway 441 South
Tiger, GA 30576

Wilderness Outdoor Movie Theater
217 Old Hales Gap Road
Trenton, GA 30752


Terrace Drive-In
4011 Lake Avenue
Caldwell, ID 83605

Parma Drive-In
29522 U.S. 95
Parma, ID 83660

Teton Vu Drive-In
1114 North Yellowstone Highway
Rexburg, ID 83440

Idan-Ha Drive-In
162 West 2nd Street South
Soda Springs, ID 83276


Skyview Drive-In
5700 North Belt West
Belleville, IL 62226

Route 34 Drive-In
4468 East 12th Road
Earlville, IL 60518

Harvest Moon Drive-In
1175 South Sangamon Avenue
Gibson City, IL 60936

The Litchfield Skyview Drive-In
1500 Old Route 66 North
Litchfield, IL 62056

McHenry Outdoor Theater
1510 Chapel Hill Road
McHenry, IL 60050

Learn more about Illinois dog-friendly drive-in movie theaters.


Starlite Drive-In
7640 South Old State Road 37
Bloomington, IN 47403

Auburn Garrett Drive-In
1014 State Road 8
Garrett, IN 46738

GQT Huntington Twin Drive-In
1291 Condit Street
Huntington, IN 46750

Tibbs Drive-In
480 South Tibbs Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46241

Centerbrook Drive-In
6735 State Road 67 North
Martinsville, IN 46151

Holiday Drive-In
646 North State Road 161
Rockport, IN 47625

The Skyline Drive-In
3986 East Michigan Road
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Cinema 67 Drive-In
2037 State Highway 67
Spencer, IN 47460

Bel-Air Drive-In
337 North U.S. Highway 421
Versailles, IN 47042

13-24 Drive-In
890 North State Road 13
Wabash, IN 46992

Hummel Drive-In
2870 East State Road 32
Winchester, IN 47394


Blue Grass Drive-In
774 West Mayne Street
Blue Grass, IA 52726

Superior 71 Drive-In
1482 300th Avenue
Spirit Lake, IA 51360


Boulevard Drive-In
1051 Merriam Lane
Kansas City, KS 66103

Starlite Drive-In
3900 South Hydraulic Avenue
Wichita, KS 67216


Bridgton Twin Drive-In
383 Portland Road
Bridgton, ME 04009

Narrow Gauge Drive-In
15 Front Street
Farmington, ME 04938


Bengies Drive-In
3417 Eastern Boulevard
Middle River, MD 21220


Mendon Twin Drive-In
35 Milford Street
Mendon, MA 01756

Wellfleet Drive-In
51 State Highway, Route 6
Wellfleet, MA 02667


Hi-Way Drive-In
2778 East Sanilac Road (M-46)
Carsonville, MI 48471

Capri Drive-In
119 West Chicago Road
Coldwater, MI 49036

Ford-Wyoming Drive-In
10400 Ford Road
Dearborn, MI 48126

5 Mile Drive-In
28190 M-152
Dowagiac, MI 49047

US 23 Drive-In
5200 Fenton Road
Flint, MI 48507

Getty Drive-In
920 East Summit Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49444

Sunset Drive-In
69071 Red Arrow Highway
Hartford, MI 49057

Cherry Bowl Drive-In
9812 Honor Highway
Honor, MI 49640


Starlite Drive-In
28264 MN-22
Litchfield, MN 55355

Long Drive-In
24257 Riverside Drive
Long Prairie, MN 56347

Verne Drive-In
1607 South Kniss Avenue
Luverne, MN 56156

Sky-Vu Drive-In
34914 Highway 1 West
Warren, MN 56762

Learn more about Minnesota dog-friendly drive-in movie theaters.


Starlite Drive-In
15605 North State Hwy 21
Cadet, MO 63630

66 Drive-In
17231 Old 66 Boulevard
Carthage, MO 64836

Twin Drive-In
1320 North 291 & Kentucky Road
Independence, MO 64055


Silver Bow Twin Drive-In
Silver Bow Road
Butte, MT 59750

New Hampshire

Northfield Drive-In
981 Northfield Road
Hinsdale, NH 03451

A pup could really get used to this whole “not having to stay home” thing. | @northfielddrivein

Weirs Drive-In
76 Endicott Street East
Laconia, NH 03246

Milford Drive-In
531 Elm Street
Milford, NH 03055

New Jersey

Delsea Drive-In
2203 South Delsea Drive
Vineland, NJ 08360

New York

Bay Drive-In
State Route 26
Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

Four Brothers Drive-In
4957 NY-22
Amenia, NY 12501

Finger Lakes Drive-In
1064 Clark Street Road
Aurelius, NY 13021

Hollywood Drive-In
9254 NY-66
Averill Park, NY 12018

Ozoner 29 Drive-In
837 NY-29
Broadalbin, NY 12025

Hi-Way Drive-In
10699 State Route 9W
Coxsackie, NY 12051

Delevan Twin Drive-In
11771 NY-16
Delevan, NY 14042

Elmira Drive-In
2431 State Route 352
Elmira, NY 14903

Midway Drive-In
2475 NY-48
Fulton, NY 13069

Jericho Drive-In
21 Jericho Road
Glenmont, NY 12077

Greenville Drive-In
10700 NY-32
Greenville, NY 12083

Hyde Park Drive-In
4114 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY 12538

Transit Drive-In
6655 South Transit Road
Lockport, NY 14094

Malta Drive-In
2785 US-9
Malta, NY 12020

Fair Oaks Drive-In
365 Bloomingburg Road
Middletown, NY 10940

Hathaway’s Drive-In
4762 NY-67
North Hoosick, NY 12133

El Rancho Drive-In
6070 NY-5
Palatine Bridge, NY 13428

Silver Lake Twin Drive-In
7037 Chapman Avenue
Perry, NY 14530

Portville Drive-In
1060 Olean-Portville Road
Portville, NY 14770

Did somepuppy say popcorn?! | @winchester.drivein

Overlook Drive-In
126 Degarmo Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Warwick Drive-In
5 Warwick Turnpike
Warwick, NY 10990

Black River Drive-In
28035 State Route 3
Watertown, NY 13601

North Carolina

Badin Road Drive-In
2411 Badin Road
Albemarle, NC 28001

Eden Drive-In
106 Fireman Club Road
Eden, NC 27288

Raleigh Road Outdoor Theater
3336 Raleigh Road
Henderson, NC 27537

Hound’s Drive-In
114 Raven Circle
Kings Mountain, NC 28086


Magic City Drive-In
5602 South Cleveland Massillon Road
Barberton, OH 44203

Melody 49 Drive-In
7606 Pleasant Plain Road
Brookville, OH 45309

Mayfield Road Drive-In
12100 State Road 322
Chardon, OH 44024

Dixie Twin Drive-In
6201 North Dixie Drive
Dayton, OH 45414

Holiday Auto Theatre
1816 Old Oxford Road
Hamilton, OH 45013

Skyview Drive-In
2420 East Main Street
Lancaster, OH 43130

Field of Dreams Drive-In
V602 Township Road 6
Liberty Center, OH 43532

Springmill Drive-In
1040 Springmill Road
Mansfield, OH 44906

Van-Del Drive-In
19986 Lincoln Highway
Middle Point, OH 45863

Star View Drive-In
2083 US Highway 20 West
Norwalk, OH 44857

Sundance Drive-In
4500 Navarre Avenue
Oregon, OH 43616

Midway Twin Drive-In
2736 OH-59
Ravenna, OH 44266

Tiffin Drive-In
4101 North State Route 53
Tiffin, OH 44883

Blue Sky Drive-In
959 Broad Street
Wadsworth, OH 44281

Elm Road Triple Drive-In
1895 Elm Road Northeast
Warren, OH 44483

Itty bitty pup enjoying a very big screen! | @starsandstripesdriveinnb


Beacon Drive-In
2404 South Division Street
Guthrie, OK 73044

Chief Drive-In
South Highway 81
Ninnekah, OK 73067

Winchester Drive-In
6930 South Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73139

Tower Drive-In
2214 North Broadway Street
Poteau, OK 74953

Admiral Twin Drive-In
7355 East Easton Street
Tulsa, OK 74115


M-F Drive-In
84322 OR-11
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

99W Drive-In
3110 Portland Road
Newberg, OR 97132


Starlight Drive-In
1985 North Main Street Extension
Butler, PA 16001

Moonlight Drive-In
5268 US-322
Brookville, PA 15825

Sky-Vu Drive-In
813 East Market Street
Lykens, PA 17048

Garden Drive-In
20 US-11
Hunlock Creek, PA 18621

Silver Drive-In
1664 Scalp Avenue
Johnstown, PA 15904

Kane Family Drive-In
6627 US-6
Kane, PA 16735

Mahoning Drive-In
635 Seneca Road
Lehighton, PA 18235

Pike Drive-In
5798 US-15
Montgomery, PA 17752

Evergreen Drive-In
309 Drive-in Lane
Mount Pleasant, PA 15666

Cumberland Drive-in
3290 Ritner Highway
Newville, PA 17241

Riverside Drive-In
1114 Lees Lake Lane
Vandergrift, PA 15690

Point Drive-In
3569 Point Township Drive
Northumberland, PA 17857

Becky’s Drive-In
4548 Lehigh Drive
Walnutport, PA 18088

Super 322 Drive-In
1682 Woodland-Bigler Highway
Woodland, PA 16881

Rhode Island

Rustic Tri-View Drive-In
1195 Eddie Dowling Highway
North Smithfield, RI 02876

South Carolina

Highway 21 Drive-In
55 Parker Drive
Beaufort, SC 29906

The Big Mo Drive-In
5822 Columbia Highway North
Monetta, SC 29105

South Dakota

Hilltop Drive-Inn Theatre
33575 US-18
Gregory, SD 57533

Midway Drive-In
19808 Rainbow Ranch Place
Miller, SD 57362

Pheasant Drive-In
1600 20th Street West
Mobridge, SD 57601

Pheasant City Drive-In
17230 US-281
Redfield, SD 57469

Winner Drive-In
27865 317th Avenue
Winner, SD 57580


Swingin’ Midway Drive-In
2133 TN-30
Athens, TN 37303

The Moonlite Drive-In
931 West Main Street
Woodbury, TN 37190

Stateline Drive-In
3690 US-19E State Line Road
Elizabethton, TN 37643

Parkway Drive-In
2909 East Lamar Alexander Parkway
Maryville, TN 37804

A double feature means double the treats for me, right?? | @hulls_drivein

Sparta Drive-In
220 Roberts Matthews Highway
Sparta, TN 38583

Stardust Drive-In
310 Purple Tiger Drive
Watertown, TN 37184


Town & Country Drive-In
2902 Vogel Street
Abilene, TX 79603

Tascosa Drive-In
1999 Dumas Drive
Amarillo, TX 79107

Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-In
2015 East M. Franklin Avenue
Austin, TX 78723

Doc’s Drive-In
1540 Satterwhite Road
Buda, TX 78610

Galaxy Drive-In
5301 North Interstate Highway 45
Ennis, TX 75119

Graham Drive-In
1519 4th Street
Graham, TX 76450

Brazos Drive-In
1800 West Pearl Street
Granbury, TX 76048

Showboat Drive-In
22422 Farm to Market 2920
Hockley, TX 77447

Coyote Drive-In
223 Northeast 4th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76164

Stars & Stripes Drive-In
5101 Clovis Road
Lubbock, TX 79416

Big Sky Drive-In
6200 West Highway 80
Midland, TX 79706

Stars & Stripes Drive-In
1178 Kroesche Lane
New Braunfels, TX 78130


Erda Drive-In
4055 UT-36
Tooele, UT 84074


Sunset Drive-In
155 Porters Point Road
Colchester, VT 05446

Fairlee Motel & Drive-In
1809 US-5
Fairlee, VT 05045


Starlite Drive-In
275 Starlite Drive
Christiansburg, VA 24073

Goochland Drive-In
4344 Old Fredericksburg Road
Hadensville, VA 23067

Hull’s Drive-In
2367 North Lee Highway
Lexington, VA 24450

Central Drive-In
5113 Kent Junction Road
Norton, VA 24273

Family Drive-In
5890 Valley Pike
Stephens City, VA 22655


Rodeo Drive-In
7369 WA-3
Bremerton, WA 98312

Auto-Vue Drive-In
444 Auto View Road
Colville, WA 99114

Blue Fox Drive-In
1403 Monroe Landing Road
Oak Harbor, WA 98277

Wheel-In Motor Movie
210 Theatre Road
Port Townsend, WA 98368

Skyline Drive-In
182 Southeast Brewer Road
Shelton, WA 98584

Learn more about Washington dog-friendly drive-in movie theaters.

West Virginia

Hilltop Drive-In
Highway 8 & Highway 208
Chester, WV 26034

Warner’s Drive-In
3169 Petersburg Pike
Franklin, WV 26807


Stardust Twin Drive-In
995 22nd Street
Chetek, WI 54728

Skyway Drive-In
3475 WI-42
Fish Creek, WI 54212

Highway 18 Outdoor Theatre
W6423 US-18
Jefferson, WI 53549

Field of Scenes Drive-In
N3712 WI-55
Freedom, WI 54130

Shawano Cinema
1494 East Green Bay Street
Shawano, WI 54166

Big Sky Twin Drive-In
N9199 Winnebago Road
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965


American Dream Drive-In
1070 Road 9
Powell, WY 82435

Do you ruv going to drive-in movie theaters with your pup? Woof at us in the comments with your best tips for a pawsitive experience, and be sure to tag @SidewalkDog in snaps of you and your floof enjoying flicks under the stars!

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