During COVID most indoor theaters remain close. Some have sought out drive-in theaters that are playing classics, but drive-ins and rare and hard to find after their decline. Walmart attempts to fill the need. Walmart is launching Drive-in theaters in their big parking lots starting August 14th to October 21st with all showings starting at 5pm. They are teaming up with Tribeca Film Festival and will be completely free.
“We recognize the challenges our customers and their families have faced over the last few months and we wanted to create an experience where they could come together safely to create new memories. The Walmart Drive-in is one small way we’re supporting the communities we serve.”
- Janey Whiteside, Walmart’s Chief Customer Officer
The movies to be shown include:
- E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
- Men in Black: International
- Black Panther
- Pokémon Detective Pikachu
- The Lego Batman Movie
- Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse
- Wonder Woman
- Back to The Future
- The Goonies
- The Iron Giant
- And much more!
Find out is your local Walmart is on the list at their site thewalmartdrivein.com