*Update 3 Aug 2020: This event and future screening have been canceled. Guests who have purchased tickets will be contacted by Downtown East on refund matters.
A monthly drive-in movie screening is coming to Downtown East, kicking off with the award-winning musical hit "The Greatest Showman" on 8 August.
Photo Credit: Downtown East
Location: Begonia Carpark, Downtown East, 1 Pasir Ris Close, Singapore 519599 (nearest MRT: Pasir Ris MRT Station)
Hour: 7.30 to 10.30pm
Pricing: $18 | Buy tickets here
Sit back, relax, and enjoy a movie cum picnic in the comfort and safety of your car for just $18 (inclusive of two burgers and two soft drinks from Ministry Of Burgers).
The movie will be screened on a 12m x 8m screen, and the audio of the movie will be played directly on your car stereo via the FM channel.
To give the event an “old-school” vibe, the Downtown East Drive-in Cinema will also have servers on roller skates zipping about to deliver delicious bites to you.
Guests may simply top up another $5 for an additional burger-and-soft-drink set. In addition, there will also be other snacks (such as, popcorn, nacho & cheese, potato wheel crackers, and kacang putih) available for purchase.
Watch the official movie trailer of "The Greatest Showman" here:
Safe distancing measures
In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, safety measures will be put in place, such as:
- Temperature taking for all guests
- SafeEntry check-ins
- A maximum of five participants per car
- Cars parked at alternate lots to maintain safe distancing
- Staff to wear gloves and masks while serving food
As the drive-in is capped to a maximum of forty cars, do secure your tickets fast!
*tickets are sold out as of 27 July 2020.
Event day walk-ins are subjected to availability (and does not include burgers and drinks).
Cars will be allowed to drive in to fill the parking lots from 6pm on a first-come-first-served basis. The movie will begin at 7.30pm sharp.
Subsequent screenings will be held on 12 September, 24 October and 21 November.
For more event updates and details, do check out Downtown East's Facebook and Instagram pages.