Article Source: itison
First Published: 3 November 2021 19:13
Updated: 4 November 2021 9:57
After being forced to cancel last year due to restrictions, itison Drive-in Movies Christmas is BACK! Returning to Loch Lomond Shores for the 8th year, Scotland's biggest and best Drive-in will be serving up everyone’s Christmas movie favourites including two brand new films; plus in car entertainment, itison’s famous Car-a-oke and lots of Christmas cheer.
itison has been pioneering the way in Drive-in events across Scotland with a nine-year history of sold-out events and 5* reviews for over 200,000 movie goers including Scotland’s very first socially distanced Drive-In last summer. Today, they announce the return of everyone’s favourite festive Drive-In, set to bring back some Christmas magic to families this December.
Their Christmas Drive-In, an annual pilgrimage, sells out in minutes, so you’ll want to set your alarms for 7.30am next Wednesday 10th November to bag one of the gold-dust tickets from itison.com/drive-in
Running from Friday 17th December to Christmas Eve, this year’s festive movie line-up features Christmas favourites, action-packed festive films and two brand new movies:
Fri 17th: Elf – 6pm / Elf – 9.30pm
Sat 18th: Home Alone – 1pm / Home Alone 2 - 5:30pm / Die Hard - 9:30pm
Sun 19th: Polar Express – 1pm (brand new for 2021!) / Elf – 5.30pm / Love Actually - 9:30pm
Mon 20th: Home Alone – 5.30pm / The Holiday - 9:30pm (brand new for 2021!)
Tues 21st: Elf – 5.30pm / Love Actually - 9:30pm
Wed 22nd: Elf – 5.30pm / Die Hard 2 - 9:30pm
Thurs 23rd: Home Alone – 1pm / Home Alone 2 – 5.30pm / Elf – 9.30pm
Fri 24th – Christmas Eve: Elf - 1pm / It's a Wonderful Life - 5:30pm
Alongside their favourite film, ticket holders will also enjoy gourmet street food takeaway from some of Scotland’s best caterers; churros and sweet treats from the famous Loop & Scoop; plus in-car quizzes, car-aoke and more.
Oli Norman, CEO of itison said: “We’ve been running Drive-In since 2013, giving thousands of families magical memories every Christmas. We were gutted at being forced to cancel last year at a time when people needed something fun and festive, so we’re delighted to be back this year and can’t wait to help everyone get into the Christmas spirit!”
itison Drive In-Movies series of events has attracted over 200,000 people to screenings of iconic movies in matching locations including Batman at Hopetoun House, all eight Harry Potter films shown against the stunning mountain backdrop of Glencoe, Jaws by the sea at Troon, Top Gun at Edinburgh Airport and Christmas classics every December at Loch Lomond Shores which sell out within minutes.
Tickets are priced at £32 per car (no hidden fees) and go on sale at 7.30am next Wednesday 10th November exclusively at www.itison.com/drivein
You can keep up to date with all the latest information by following @itisondriveinmovies on Facebook.
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