The Drive-in Movie Theatres of Ontario  

  • Barrie (Ontario) Canada
    Barrie Drive-in:   705-487-2212 / 3758
    located on Highway 11, ten mins north of Barrie);
    (and situated fifteen minutes south of Orillia)

    Three screens, each of them lit-up with a double feature.
    The Barrie still has a large traditional playground for the
    wee folk, and caps the summer season with an annual
    LaborDay weekend all nite Dusk-to-Dawn screening.
    Admission: $10 (age13&up); children 12&under free.

  • Elmvale (Ontario) Canada
    Elmvale Drive-in:   705-322-2890
    located on Simcoe Road {92} at Crossland Road,
    on the way to Wasaga Beach; west of Barrie, Ontario

  • Fonthill (Ontario) Canada
    Can-View Drive-in:   905-892-9929 / 1155
    four screens located at the junction of
    Highway 406 (Kottmelier Road) & Highway 20

  • Gatineau (Ontario) Canada
    Cine-Parc:   819-663-0915

  • Grand Bend (Ontario) Canada
    Starlite Drive-in:   519-238-8344
    located on Grand Bend Road

  • Gravenhurst (Ontario) Canada
    Muskoka Drive-in:   705-687-4880
    located on Doe Lake Road

  • Guelph (Ontario) Canada
    Mustang Drive-in:   519-824-5431
    located on Guelph Eramosa Townline Road,
    south of Hwy 7, between Guelph & Rockwood

    The Mustang's long season runs from late March or
    April (weather willing) thru Thanksgiving wknd.,
    during which time the screen is lit with double
    features and Sunday all-niters - Dusk to Dawn.

  • Hamilton (Ontario) Canada
    see:  Stoney Creek, Ontario

  • Hanover (Ontario) Canada
    Hanover Drive-in:   519-364-2066
    located on RR1, aka: Drive-in Road

  • Kingston (Ontario) Canada
    Kingston Drive-in:   613-530-2707
    located on Division Street, north of Route 401
    (you may remember it as The Mustang Drive-in)

  • Lindsay (Ontario) Canada
    Lindsay Drive-in:   705-340-6666
    located at 229 Pigeon Lake Rd (Hwy.17) off Hwy.36

    Well-run deuce, screening double features on
    each of it's 2 screens; open seasonally, mid April
    thru early October; weekends spring & fall; 7nites
    during peak summer season; Tuesday: carload nite.

  • London (Ontario) Canada
    Mustang Drive-in:   519-644-1160
    located on Rural Route 7

  • Midland (Ontario) Canada
    Midland Drive-in:   705-526-2411
    located at 1299 Angela Schmidt Foster Road

  • Oakville (Ontario) Canada
    The 5 Drive-in Theatre:   905-257-8272
    located at 2332 Ninth Line & Hwy 5 (Dundas)

    The 5'er has three screens. Screen 1 is the largest of
    the three (95'); all are lit-up 7 nites a week, seasonally;
    April thru October, and lit with a double feature on each
    (their third screen was added during Season 2001).
    Admission: 13&up $9.50 per person; 12&under free
    (the adult fare is discounted to $4.25 on Tuesdays).
    BTW:   and it ain't just hotdogs & burgers anymore ..
    in addition to their existing snackbar, this season
    {2001} the 5'er has also added a BAR-B-Q PIT that
    makes dining under the stars more interesting, with
    among other notions, barbeque'd steak sandwiches,
    Canadian Bacon sandwiches, and buttered CornCobs.

    * A couple of times a month the 5 makes a point of
    bringing back classic B&W Drive-in reels of the 50's
    such as: Creature of the Black Lagoon,  The Blob,
    (of course!)  Invasion of the Body Snatchers,  etc ..
    added as a bonus third feature - juss for the fun of it.

  • Owen Sound (Ontario) Canada
    Owen Sound Drive-in:   519-
    two screens located off Highway 70

  • Oxdrift (Ontario) Canada
    Sunset Drive-in Theatre:   807-937-5192
    located at Wainwright Twp

  • Pembroke (Ontario) Canada
    Skylight Drive-in:   613-732-2136
    located on Forest Lea Road

  • Peterborough (Ontario) Canada
    Mustang Drive-in:   705-745-0241
    located on Rural Route 3

  • Port Hope (Ontario) Canada
    Port Hope Drive-in:   905-372-5379
    located on Theatre Road (off Highway 2)

    One of the oldest Canadian drive-ins (1945);
    open seasonally, April thru October; screening
    double features. Sunday Carload Nite: $10/Carload.
    (alternate phone number:  905-434-8233).

  • Sharon (Ontario) Canada
    North York Drive-in:   905-836-4444
    located at 893 Mount Albert (north of Newmarket)

    The North York has been lit-up seasonally since
    1955, and has been owned by the same family for
    all this time. It now has three screens that are lit with
    a double feature on each; open May thru September
    (may be adding a 4th screen for season of 2001).

  • Smith Falls (Ontario) Canada
    Port Elmsley Drive-in Theatre:   613-267-7772
    located at Port Elmsley

  • Stoney Creek (Ontario) Canada
    Starlite Drive-in:   905-664-3800
    located at 59 Green Mountain Road East
    (off Highway 20; near Hamilton, Ontario)

    Open seasonally April thru October, 7 nites during
    peak season; Fri/Sat/Sun & Tues in spring and fall.
    Usually screens double features, with wknd Fri/Sat
    triple features, and also Dusk-to-Dawn on Holidays.
    Admission:   $8 (13&up); $3 Seniors; $3 ages 6-12;
    children 5 and under admitted free; Tuesday special:
    Carload Night ($10 per vehicle, for all the occupants).
    Snackbar here is one of the ten best in North America
    and also holds record for largest Drive-in hamburger.

  • Toronto (Ontario) Canada
    The Docks Drive-in Theatre:   416-469-5655
    like the name sez ..  you'll find it down at the Docks
    located at 11 Polson Street, on Toronto's east side
    (Entrance:  right off Cherry Street; just past Polson)

    From the Gardner Expressway {427}  take the Jarvis Street exit
    to Lakeshore Avenue; and continue on Lakeshore through 3 lites,
    the 3rd lite being Cherry Street; and turn right onto Cherry, then go
    past Knob Hill Farms, turning right onto Polson; follow to its end.

    As a component of a sprawling new entertainment complex,
    The Docks Drive-in Theatre opened up for the first time in the
    Summer of 2001. It is featuring a capacity for up to 500 cars
    and is lighting the largest outdoor movie screen in Canada
    with a double feature 7 nites during summer, and 4 nites
    of the week (Tues/Fri/Sat/Sun) after Labor Day weekend.
    Admission: age13&up $13;  Tues nite discount: $6.50;
    for Seniors: $6.50 at all times; children 12&under free.

  • Woodstock (Ontario) Canada
    Oxford Drive-in:   519-537-7392
    located on Governor's Road

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