The Christmas spirit is set to shine brighter than ever at AJ Bell Stadium, as Manchester’s much-loved Christmas Drive-In makes its grand return from 20th to 23rd December 2023. Now in its 9th year, this cherished event promises to be a highlight of the holiday season, offering an enchanting blend of classic Christmas films, delicious street food, and heartwarming festivities.
This year’s lineup features beloved holiday classics that will light up out massive screen, promising a visually stunning experience for moviegoers of all ages. The schedule includes:
- Wednesday, 20th December:
- 6:00 PM – Elf
- 9:30 PM – Home Alone
- Thursday, 21st December:
- 6:00 PM – Home Alone
- 9:30 PM – Elf
- Saturday, 23rd December:
- 6:00 PM – Elf
- 9:30 PM – Home Alone 2
Attendees can indulge in an array of festive street food, sip on our signature hot chocolate, and gather around a cozy roasted marshmallow fire pit. It’s more than just a movie night; it’s a celebration of the joy and warmth of the holiday season.
A firm favourite with guests, our famous in-car kar-aoke returns along with a special message from Santa, directly from the North Pole using his trusty Lapland-uplink, a gift from Elon Musk & Space X!
Jake Paul, the head of entertainment, reflects on the event’s significance: “Christmas is the most magical time of year, a time for reflection, a time for people to get together and enjoy each other’s company. The Christmas Drive-In has been a Manchester tradition for 9 years, and each year we welcome old friends and new believers to celebrate the joy of cinema in a very special surrounding.”
In keeping with the spirit of giving, one ticket covers unlimited guests per car, making it an exceptional value for a memorable night out. Tickets are available now at www.christmasmovies.co.uk.
AJ Bell Stadium, 1 Stadium Wy, Eccles, Manchester M30 7EY