The only thing that kept this from 5 stars is that it's hard to know the start time of the party far in advance since the movie schedule changes weekly. One of the biggest problems here is that parents tend to drop their kids off in the South County Commons with out adult supervision. Drive ins are a dying breed. Just saw the matinee of The Post there and I had the worst movie experience of my life. As always, I'll be coming back again! I believe that another requirement is anytime there is a new movie that excitable kids go to that management is not to be called for any reason what so ever to deal with disruptive customers. The lines are also fast. You may want to take a break from cooking for the night and pick up pizza by the pie or the slice at the snack bar instead.
Cheaper than usual, which is good. For movies and times call 401-596-7761 or visit www. A fast 5K run through the Misquamicut beach community. Got there ½ hour before showtime so parking spot was not great but better than some. Now, just one remains - the Rustic Tri-View Drive-in Theatre listed below.
Anyway you drive to your screen and pick and spot and park, it is kind of a free for all, but on a Wednesday night, there are maybe like 25 cars per movie so choices are endless. Although I had a great time, and the young kids working there were very nice, I am giving this rating for a few reasons. All these negative reviews are a bit misplaces in my opinion. Then for the first 10 minutes of the film the top of the screen was blocked off. It's free for all U. The is in a very cool retro diner that has a working jukebox along with the original film projector and other memorabilia.
Are you fucking kidding me? Screens are in good shape, seating comfortable. One last part of this. Post originally published August 2013; updated 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018 Unless otherwise noted, photos courtesy of the drive-ins. The only weird thing was the layout of the theatre, there was a wide aisle going down the middle instead of seats in the middle and two side aisles. Bring some toys for the kids to play with before the movie starts there is a grassy area in front of screen 1 for playing Tips for the Rustic: 1. I am not sure how that happened as we used the yelp app to guide us but needless to say, kind pedestrians guided us and we made it with a few minutes to spare.
They have jumper cables for you, since you have to leave your radio on turned to a station to hear the movie. In certain theaters there is a funk that hangs out. Smithfield where the Beef Barn is located to the movies, google maps showed a 7 minute arrival time. Best part is its relatively close to my house so I can enjoy a movie and be home in 10 minutes or less. Overall the kids loved it and why not? Take the night off from cooking.
Right on route 1, easy to get to, but if you drive too fast you'll blow right by the lighted intersection to get into the plaza! Also a lot of great places to eat nearby. If you go, please support the refreshment stand. During its peak, the state had 15 drive-ins. The beginning of this season, my wife stepped into a hole and twisted her ankle walking to the rest rooms during intermission from screen 3. They bought the Rustic in 1988, threw out the X-rated movies and added two screens. There is some serious craters, big pot holes, etc. The coming attractions did not even begin until 5 minutes after the scheduled movie start time.
There are double features playing on three screens at once, basic concessions you can bring your own food, too , and a fun retro feel to the place. Things to note: bring bug spray, get there early enough to setup, and making sure your vehicle can handle rough terrain. I think I've been spoiled by stadium seating and massive screens. The whole place is fun and very family-friendly, with kids playing together and teens tossing footballs back and forth before the movie. Maybe they are movie cinema connoisseurs to which I say. My new car only 9 months old shut off about 8 times during the movie.
Fast and flat, the 13. Try another date Select a date from above to see this theater's schedule for that date. . The sound was crisp and clean through the car radio. He made a point if making sure no one was blocking our view without being asked. Great place for a local child's birthday party! As some mentioned in their reviews, even though we were in the car the whole time, I did get a few bug bites just from opening the window a few times.