Though the opening day for the drive-in was originally scheduled to take place on Friday, May 22, Melody 49 Drive-In announced that it would be moving the opening date to this Friday, May 29, due to technical difficulties.
Since 1966, the drive-in has been welcoming guests into its outdoor facility that houses two screens and a concession stand that serves popcorn and other snacks.
Beginning on Friday, the drive-in will be open and showing blockbuster films every weekend from Friday through Sunday. Showtimes are announced on the Monday before the following weekend.
This weekend, from Friday, May 29, through Sunday, May 31, the drive-in will be showing “Trolls World Tour” at 9:15 p.m. and “Dolittle” at 11 p.m. on screen one. On screen two, patrons will be able to see “Jumanji: The Next Level” at 9:15 p.m. and “Bad Boys For Life” at 11:30 p.m. The box office opens at 8 p.m.
Admission costs are as follows:
- Adults 12 and up: $8
- Children 6-11 years old: $2
- 5 years old and younger: Free
Upon arrival, tune your radio to 105.3 FM for screen one and 100.5 FM for screen two.
SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES
While visiting the Melody 49 Drive-In, customers are encouraged to wear masks while visiting the restrooms, concession stand and while interacting with other guests and staff members. Additional procedures, like markings on the floor to ensure six feet of distance between customers and more frequent cleanings of restrooms and other gathering areas. For a full list of the drive-in's coronavirus policies, head to their website.
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To stay up-to-date on all announcements from Melody 49 Drive-In, including showtimes, pay a visit to their Facebook page or website.
Melody 49 Drive-In is located at 7606 Pleasant-Plain Rd. in Brookville.