If you are looking for a good musical to watch, you can't go wrong with Moulin Rouge! Experience this wacky musical romance by director Baz Luhrmann at brilliant 1950s-inspired The Drive In in north London this July. You will be blown away by this all-singing, all-dancing musical extravaganza. Don't delay, get your tickets today for a creative, daring, and original drive-in movie with your older kids!
Set in Paris in the late 1800s, Moulin Rouge! (rated 12A) follows an English poet, Christian (Ewan McGregor), who falls madly in love with Satine (Nicole Kidman), a beautiful courtesan and star of the Moulin Rouge cabaret. Older kids and adults alike will fall in love with the amazing soundtrack. As a jukebox musical, it consists almost entirely of awesome cover versions, including Nature Boy, Lady Marmalade, Because We Can and Your Song. The brilliant Come What May is the only original song in the film.
Introduce your kids to all your favourite films at London's brand-new drive-in cinema this summer. From Hollywood blockbusters to old classics, you'll definitely find something you like! The jam-packed lineup includes Mrs Doubtfire, Aladdin and Grease.
The Drive In cinema is safe to visit with your family - you can expect a fully contact-free experience, from the attendants scanning your tickets on entry to ordering delicious snacks from the fantastic food delivery app. You'll experience a top-of-the-range LED screen, live actors, 1950s drive-in waiters, all from the safety and comfort of your own car. If this is your first trip to a drive-in movie with your family, be assured you won't ever want to go back to to a 'normal' cinema again!
Kidadl in the Know
- Is there parking?
Yes – visitors will be seated in their own cars for the duration of the screening. All vehicle will be parked and spaced at least 2 metres apart. Tickets to drive-in cinema screenings and performances are scanned through your closed car window, so there will be no contact at all!
- Are there baby-changing facilities?
Unfortunately, there are no baby changing facilities to use at The Drive In. This is in order to maintain strict hygiene standards to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
- Where to eat
If you are peckish, there's a snack bar with food, drinks and other refreshments available. Orders can be made on your mobile and will be delivered straight to your car by a 1950s drive-in attendant in a safe and contact-free manner. Refreshments include popcorn, burgers, and more. You will receive instructions on how to place a food order using your mobile app when you arrive.
- Kidadl top tips
You're encouraged to wear a face mask and must keep a minimum 2-metre distance when you use the toilet facilities. How will you be able to hear the movie? Sound will be broadcast straight to your speakers via FM radio. If you don't have a car radio, you can use a portable radio device or a radio application available on your smartphone. Staff will provide you with more info when you arrive.
- Terms and conditions
Tickets are non-exchangeable and non-refundable. Tickets are scanned through your window to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Pricing is per car, not per person.