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Drive In Movies Edinburgh

Fasten your seatbelts – it’s time for Drive In Movies at Edinburgh Airport! Edinburgh’s premier drive-in experience presents a packed weekend of classic films each month from Edinburgh International Film Festival, all viewed from the safety and comfort of your own car.

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Every month until January 2021, Drive-in Movies will welcome 250 cars at the Edinburgh Airport car park, offering film buffs of all ages an enthralling cinematic experience.

Featuring four daily screenings including a 'Drive-In Kids Club' (10am), Family Favourites (afternoon), an evening Blockbuster (late evening) and a late-night of Cult Classics; escape the everyday with this bumper programme come rain or shine!

With Christmas specials ahead, there's lots to look forward to.  


Movie-goers can arrive up to 1 hour prior to the film’s starting to take part in a car disco with a playlist relating to the screening, along with an interactive on-screen quiz with spot prizes.

Cinema snacks 

All your favourite cinema snacks are available from the Ice Cream Parlour plus delicious hot food & drinks available from Edinburgh’s award-winning Cold Town Beer and Alandas Scottish Seafood, all delivered direct to your car!

December Line Up - Christmas Special  

Friday 18th December 

9.30pm - Bohemian Rhapsody - 12A (2018)


Saturday 9th December

10.30am - Frozen PG (2013)

2pm - The Greatest Showman - PG (2017)

9.30pm - Love Actually - 15 (2003)


Sunday 20th December

2pm - How The Grinch Stole Christmas - PG (2000)

5.45pm - Home Alone - PG (1990)

9.15pm - Joker - 15 (2019)


Monday 21st December 

2pm - It's A Wonderful Life - U (1946)

6pm - The Holiday - 12A (2006)

10pm - Gremlins- 15 (1984)


Tuesday 22nd December

3pm - Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas - PG (1993)

6pm - Harry Potter & The Half- Blood Prince- 12A (2009)

10pm - Bad Santa - 15 (2003)


Wednesday 23rd December

10.30am - The Polar Express - U (2004)

2pm - ELF - PG (2003)

5.30pm - Home Alone 2: Lost In New York - PG (1992)

9.30pm - Die Hard - 18 (1988)


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