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Great old-fashioned fun

What a great way to spend a summer evening! Two shows for the price of one, great snack stand, and... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Katgar707
via mobile
Inexpensive Date Night

My husband and I try to go here once every summer. It's $10 a piece for two movies. The only... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
remnant4581
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Merrillville, Indiana
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675 N Calumet Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-7902
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

What a great way to spend a summer evening! Two shows for the price of one, great snack stand, and lots of family fun!

1  Thank Katgar707
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I try to go here once every summer. It's $10 a piece for two movies. The only downfall is their restrooms. We like going here. It's good for date night. We'll keep our yearly tradition of going.

1  Thank remnant4581
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We love to come early, get a nice spot to park and play Frisbee near the screen with the kids. We bring some food and get drinks, popcorn and ice cream from the concessions. The lines are long for those and the restrooms. So get...More

2  Thank JustMeinIN
Reviewed 30 June 2018

I recommend bringing your own food and drink. It is a fun activity that is very affordable. The food they sell is gross and overpriced. They started the previews/ start of the movie before it was completely dark out. Use the restroom before you get...More

1  Thank Kate T
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Great for watching double feature at the price of one and in the comfort of your own car. Bring a cooler and your own food or snacks. And don't forget the bug repellent!! Go early or you will be parked near the highway which can...More

1  Thank chompee
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This is a good summer bucket list activity for the family. One of the few drive ins left around! The speakers on the pole are gone, you tune your car radio to a station to hear the sound. Price is $10 for adults, $5 for...More

1  Thank amoo8280
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Love this drive-in! Prices are reasonable for both movies and sound quality has improved. Definitely returning when they are open.

Thank Kristina R
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

There are very few drive/ins left in the ZuS and this one does not disappoint. Reasonably priced movies and snacks. I would recommend getting there early to get best car parking.

Thank huk69466
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Nothing beats the 49er for movies. Always a good time and for $5 per movie you can't go wrong. Even the food there is good. This is a don't miss.

Thank Batsugan
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Had a pretty good time there. Had not been there in 20 years. It's changed a bit. The speakers that you hung on your window are gone - tune your radio to a station. A good family outing and you get to se a couple...More

Thank Chuck F
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Eddie A
2 August 2018|
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Response from remnant4581 | Reviewed this property |
The Ant Man & Wasp and The Incredibles 2 but they change the movies every Friday so go on their website and the new movies will be on there. Also, it's cash only. They have an ATM but it's generic and you have to pay a fee... More
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keith s
29 April 2018|
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Response from remnant4581 | Reviewed this property |
No, it's cash only. They have an ATM but it's generic and charges for cash withdrawal.
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