Drive-in movie screenings available in S'pore for S$18 per car, includes 2 burgers & drinks

A picnic in your car.

Siti Hawa | July 25, 2020, 11:17 AM

Update, Aug. 3: Drive-in movie screening at Pasir Ris Downtown East on Aug. 8, 2020 cancelled

Downtown East has announced that its monthly series of drive-in movie screenings will return on Aug. 8, 2020.

Each monthly drive-in will screen a different movie, and the upcoming session on Aug. 8 will feature musical hit "The Greatest Showman."

Subsequent screenings will be held onย  Sep. 12,ย  Oct. 24 and Nov. 21.

More details will be released on these events on Downtown East's social media channels.


Photo via Downtown East

Participation costs S$18 per car, which includes entry for up to five persons in a vehicle.

For the sum, you will also receive two burgers and two soft drinks from Ministry Of Burgers.

The burgers will be brought to you by servers on roller skates for an "old-school vibe."

Other items that you can addd on include:

  • Burgers from Ministry of Burgers (S$4.50)
  • Soft drinks (S$1.50)
  • Candy House popcorn (S$4.50)
  • Candy House nacho & cheese (S$4.50)
  • Potato wheel cracker (S$3)
  • Kacang putih (S$2)

The event will take place at the Begonia open-air carpark.

The movie will be screened on a 12m x 8m screen and the audio of the movie can be played directly on your car stereo via an FM frequency.

Cars will be allowed to drive in from 6pm and the movie will begin at 7:30pm.

You can purchase your tickets here.

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Safe distancing measures

In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, safety measures will be put in place.

Some of the safety measures include:

  • Temperature taking for all guests
  • Maximum of five participants per car
  • Cars parked at alternate lots to maintain safe distancing
  • Staff to wear gloves and masks while serving food

Top photo via Downtown East