All Skyline Posts and Updates

It’s The Skyline, not They Skyline…….

April 23, 2017

So much for wondering why we had zero trivia winners last weekend….looks like I put an extra ‘y’ in the email address…..but rest assured, I shan’t fail you again. Join us this weekend as we end our run of Fate of The Furious and screen The Boss Baby for the 1st time at your Skyline Drive-In Theater.  Both movies were the respective #1 and #2 films at  the box office last weekend.  Our special Drive-Insanity 3rd feature will be Baby Needs A New Pair Of Shoes.   Fate of the Read More

Goodbye Emailed Newsletter, Hello Weekly Informative News Narrative For Fans Of the Skyline…..Oh Hell, It’s A Newsletter….

April 17, 2017

In the past, we emailed a weekly newsletter but decided it was simpler and more direct to use the wonderful features of our website to communicate with Skyliners – so here it begins! For the uniformed the newsletter was something you had to sign up for with your email address and had information regarding goings-on at the Skyline, film information,  a coupon or secret word for a concessions discount as well as a trivia question for free passes; things we can certainly continue via the website. This week, Read More

Inventing the Drive-In Theater

August 12, 2016

In 1931, Richard Hollingshead Jr. owned and worked in his own automotive supply store called Whiz Auto Products Company.  Always on the lookout for the next great new idea, Hollingshead noted that even though the Great Depression was in full swing, people still found money to attend movies at their local theater.  He pondered the means to combine his auto parts business with movies and dreampt of opening a deluxe gas station and auto repair shop that featured a restaurant and movies for the customers Read More

Super Monster Movie Fest 2016

July 25, 2016

Super Monster Movie fest 2016 is right around the corner, in fact it’s August 26th & 27th.  This the 5th year for the Monster fest at the Skyline Drive-In and the movies this year follow the theme of “Don’t Go In The House”.  Keep reading to get the line up and information about each movie including approximate showtimes.  Remember this a true dusk till dawn event with free camping so bring your tent and make a weekend of it. The Skyline Drive-In’s annual Super Monster Read More

Independence Day celebration at the Skyline Drive-In

June 27, 2016

Our annual Independence Day celebration is happening Saturday July 2nd.  The gates open at 5pm and normal admission applies ($8 for adults, $4 for kids 3-11 and 2 and under are free).  Join us for four movies: Finding Dory, Independence Day Resurgence, Captain America: Civil War & The Dark from 1979.  There will be a free bounce house for the kids and of course our retro arcade The Skycade will be open all day & night.  Our massive fireworks show by Premier Pyro will happen Read More

Opening for our 66th Season of Fun

March 21, 2016

We are excited to be opening on Friday march 25th for our 66th year. We are kicking things off in a big way with Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice plus How To Be Single. Plus we will have our annual Easter Egg Hunt for kids on Saturday March 26th at 7:30pm. Also make sure you check out our vintage arcade. It’s called the Skycade and it’s even better than last year. We are looking forward to sharing another season of fun with you at Read More

Major Health Partners is a major supporter of the Skyline

November 5, 2015

One of the biggest local supporters of the Skyline is Major Health Partners. You can help us out by going to their Youtube channel and watching episodes of the web series Major Build which chronicles the construction of Shelby County’s new state of the art medical center. Oh by the way we also created the web series for them. Check it out. Watch Videos Here