L.A. Zoo Drive-In Movie Nights 2020

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Three Themed Weekends!

Animal Adventures
October 16, 17, 18

The Brilliant Betty White
October 23, 24, 25

Hair-Raising Halloween
October 29, 30, 31, and November 1

Welcome to movies at the Zoo!

We’re proud to present our first-ever drive-in movie series, featuring cool themes, tasty movie-theater fare available through mobile ordering, and a special preshow video presentation with the Zoo’s biggest animal stars, trivia challenges, and more. This wildly wonderful nighttime experience offers safe, physically distanced fun for all ages and is produced in accordance with county and state health and safety guidelines.

Capacity is limited, and sell-out is expected!

Select from three themes!

#1: Animal Adventures

Movies and times listed below.
  • Friday, October 16 – Doolittle (1998, PG-13)
  • Saturday, October 17 – Zootopia (2016, PG)
  • Sunday, October 18 – Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011, PG-13)

$40 per vehicle for up to two guests
$55 per vehicle for three or more guests – members save $5!

#2: The Brilliant Betty White

  • Friday, October 23 – The Proposal (2009, PG-13)
  • Saturday, October 24 – The Lorax (2012, PG) SOLD OUT
  • Sunday, October 25 – Lake Placid (1999, R)

$40 per vehicle for up to two guests
$55 per vehicle for three or more guests – members save $5 with their discount code!

#3: Hair-Raising Halloween

Movies and times listed below.

Introducing a new breed of “boo” at the Zoo!

Gather the brood for ghoulishly fun-yet-safe night as the Zoo’s parking lot transforms into a creepy-cool classic drive-in theater, offering boo-tiful photo ops, treat bags with candy and fun swag, and devilishly good food available for purchase via mobile ordering. Arrive early to catch the preshow video presentation featuring favorite Zoo animals, trivia challenges and more. And get in the spirit by dressing in costume and decorating your vehicle!

  • Thursday, October 29 – Clue (1985, PG)
  • Friday, October 30 – Goosebumps (2015, PG)
  • Saturday, October 31 – The Addams Family (2019, PG)
  • Sunday, November 1 – Poltergeist (1982, PG-13)

$100 per vehicle for up to two guests
$140 per vehicle for three or more guests – members save $15 with their discount code!

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