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Glendale 9 Drive-In Theater

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Address: 5650 N 55th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85301-5902
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+1 623-939-9715
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Old Time Feeling

Being from Canada there is NO more drive-ins for some time. We decided to check out Glendale's Drive-in and WOW. It is all paved, listen through your car radio, great buttered... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
tink-1954
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Arizona City, Arizona
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Arizona City, Arizona
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Being from Canada there is NO more drive-ins for some time. We decided to check out Glendale's Drive-in and WOW. It is all paved, listen through your car radio, great buttered popcorn, clear screens and BAM...!!!!.back in the good ol'days. No dirt roads, no heavy speaker hanging on your window, and NO mosquitos...!!!! Put the convertible top down, sit back... More 

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Thank tink-1954
Calgary, Canada
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129 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Growing up Drive-In movie were one of our favorite things to do. Since we have not got one anywhere close to us we decided to make it an event on our last vacation. It was great. The typical snack bar etc. However we did miss the old dancing hot dog thing on the screen during intermission. But really enjoyed the... More 

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Thank solostar25
Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We wanted to do something relaxing after a long day of traveling into Arizona. Since we both love movies and drive-ins are scarce in Houston, TX we knew we wanted to check this out. We enjoyed this place so much! Plenty of screens and movie options (all current). Always a double feature for a fantastic price. There is a concession... More 

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Thank Erin L
El Paso
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I love this place. Always a good time and u can't beat the double feature. We're else can you watch two movies for 7.50 each .

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Thank Soulive126
Yuma, Arizona
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Our first time at a drive in! We got there early to get a good spot. Only bad thing - it was so HOT while we waited for the movie. We turned the car off to save gas and energy, but it was over 100 degrees out. Would be nice if there was wifi or movie trivia/previews on prior to... More 

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Thank ashleymerchant
Phoenix, Arizona
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 June 2016

love the drive in always a good time with the family. Nice to get out and enjoy a movie plus you can go before the hotter months come. kids love it... I take my own food and snacks cause come of the prices are over priced but all ways fun

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Thank 602Vanessa
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

I totally love this place. Years ago, when my son and my nephew were under ten we would take them to this theatre and have sooo much fun. This trip my mother, sister and I went on a Saturday evening and it was so great and heartwarming. We saw a comedy and ate food that we brought in with us.... More 

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Thank pjh339
Phoenix, Arizona
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

I have to admit, I am a little spoiled as far as drive-in theaters are concerned. I spent many a summer at my grandparent's place in northern Indiana next to an awesome little drive in that really set the bar high. Grass berms to angle your car upwards, all working window speakers, dark skies because it is out in the... More 

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Thank Nick K
Peoria, Arizona
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

I work a lot so when I can my wife & I try to do the most together as a family. This time we decided on a movie night at the local drive-in at Glendale 9 Drive-In. The place looks old but has that vintage look from the old days. For a Friday night it wasn't too crowded, the price... More 

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Glendale, Arizona, United States
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 October 2015

Oh my. Well, if you want to do something interesting and new for a night, this is always a good idea. Since there aren't too many drive-in theaters these days, why not? I've been here a few times. I live locally. I went here with the kids once and with some adults twice before. All the times I have been... More 

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