Holiday Drive-In Series brings Christmas movies to Red Rocks

The continuing, marketed-out success of Denver Film’s yearly Film on the Rocks collection at Purple Rocks Amphitheatre has now birthed a sibling.

Movie on the Rocks: Getaway Travel-In Sequence kicks off Friday, Nov. 25, with a baker’s dozen of group-pleasing movies that tap our nostalgia and seasonal sentimentality, these types of as “National Lampoon’s Xmas Holiday,” “Love Basically,” “Gremlins” and “Die Tricky.”

Tickets cost $59.50 per car, per movie, and will consist of a movie-themed snack pack. Passes are on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 29 by way of

Like the heat-climate Film on the Rocks, the outdoor sequence — not to be bewildered with the Holiday Twin push-in in Fort Collins — is set towards the majestic pure backdrop of the well known amphitheater. As with summertime 2020, it is using put in the parking whole lot and not in the seated amphitheater. (Though it’s uncomplicated to see men and women sitting fortunately in the snow for a pair of hrs at Red Rocks, specified that this is Colorado.)

“For extra than two decades, Movie on the Rocks has been delivering memorable summertime traditions and ordeals to our audiences,” stated Kevin Smith, main promoting officer for Denver Movie, in a push assertion. “Beginning this 12 months, we’re thrilled to be a part of our partners at Denver Arts & Venues to prolong that experience and assist generate some stand-out wintertime reminiscences for hundreds of our visitors about some of their favourite vacation films.”

Programmers will display screen 13 “all-time vacation classics, which includes a year cartoon before every feature film,” according to the press statement. The plan in partnership with Crimson Rocks proprietor and metropolis agency Denver Arts & Venues, runs weekends via Dec. 12. It also kicks off just a couple of weeks just after the finale of Denver Film’s 44th Denver Film Festival.

Holiday Generate-In movies will be presented on a 48-foot by 28-foot LED screen in the Purple Rocks Reduce South Ton 2 parking region, with sound delivered by means of a specified FM radio frequency. Company are needed to remain within their motor vehicles for the duration of the functions, organizers mentioned, with gates opening an hour in advance of the exhibit with a 350-vehicle capacity.

Here’s the complete lineup:

“Planes, Trains & Automobiles” — 4:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26

“National Lampoon’s Xmas Vacation” — 8 p.m. Friday, Nov 26

“Polar Express” — 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27

“Die Hard” — 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27

“Home Alone” — 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 28

 “Gremlins” — 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3

“Jingle All the Way” — 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4

“Batman Returns” — 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4

“How the Grinch Stole Christmas” — 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5

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