2020 Season

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2020 Season Premiere

Join us JUNE 5th & 6th for some much needed Family Fun under the stars:  featuring THE WIZARD OF OZ (1939) & WILLY WONKA AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY (1971), both presented in their original 35MM FILM format.

It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Max

On June 12 & 13, get ready to put the pedal to the metal.. It's a MAD MAD MAD MAD MAX weekend at The Mahoning Drive-In Theater. We're gathering to praise all FOUR Mad Max films over two nights, splashed on our massive outdoor screen!
So Mask Up and get ready for two explosive nights of Fury!

Superman Super Show!

**COMING JUNE 19th & 20th**
Look up in the sky! It’s a bird.. No, it’s a plane..
No, It’s SUPERMAN swooping in to The Mahoning Drive-In Theater for our Superman Super Show!

Drive-In Zombiefest VI

*** SOLD OUT ***
*UPDATE* We've moved Zombiefest to June 26 - 27- & 28! Changes will be reflected on our Brown Paper Tickets page. If you have already purchased a ticket, it is still valid for this show!

It's time for the dead to return to the magnificent Mahoning Drive-In Theater for ZOMBIEFEST VI!  Once again, Exhumed Films brings nine 35mm walking dead favorites to the giant outdoor screen over three nights!  This is one of the biggest events of the season, so be sure to get your tickets early!

Rocky Balboa Bash

FRIDAY, July 3, Philly's Italian Stallion and underdog legend, Rocky, goes toe-to-toe in a double-bill showdown with the reigning heavyweight champion Apollo Creed in ROCKY & ROCKY II!

SATURDAY, July 4, we get back our “eye of the tiger” and face the challenge of our rival in ROCKY III. But when the road to redemption turns to revenge in ROCKY IV, we must take up the mantle once more and face the greatest challenge yet ... for all of USA!

The Neverending Story

The Mahoning Drive-in Theater presents a Sunday Funday Movie Event with THE NEVERENDING STORY (presented on 35mm).
Join us on Sunday, July 5th for a much needed holiday escape;)

All tickets are only $8 each

Gates at 6p - Showtime at Sundown (9ish)

Always Rain or Shine. No Refunds.

Tunnel Vision Tuesdays: DEMONS (1985)

Join us on Tuesday, July 7th for a Special Screening of DEMONS (1985)

The Mahoning Drive-in Theater & Exhumed films continue their legendary partnership by breaking new ground with TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS!A weekday Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles. Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Bat-Mania!

It is pretty clear what The World could use right about now.. BATMAN!

And not just 1 Batman - but 3 over 4 films. Suit up as we pay tribute to The Dark Knight over 2 Nights (Friday July 10th & Saturday July 11th). We kick off the weekend with Tim Burtons tagteam effort with Michael Keaton..

Friday:
BATMAN (1989)
BATMAN RETURNS (1992)

Saturday:
BATMAN FOREVER (1995)
BATMAN & ROBIN (1997)

Tunnel Vision Tuesday: HARD BOILED

The Mahoning Drive-in Theater & Exhumed films continue their legendary partnership by breaking new ground with TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS!
A weekday Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles. Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.
In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Join us on Tuesday, July 14th for a Special Screening of John Woo's HARD BOILED (1985)

Medieval Mahoning!

Get ready for 2 Nights of Sword Swinging Fun as The Mahoning Drive-in Theater teams up with local non-profit organization, The Sword Tag Society, for MEDIEVAL MAHONING: LARP Live!!

On JULY 17th & 18th, join us for a classic Drive-in Double Feature (with "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves" followed by "Monty Python and The Holy Grail") presented in Original 35mm.. But that's not all.. enjoy archery and live combat presented by the STS!

Rock 'n' Roll
High School

The Mahoning Drive-in Theater is happy to welcome Justin Savage as host of our Savage Sunday Single Feature with ROCK N ROLL HIGHSCHOOL (1979) presented on original 35mm.
Join us on Sunday, July 19th for an all out cinematic celebration of one of our favorites!
Justin hosts several film series at The Palace Theater which features rare and independent films, often with guest appearances by the featured film's cast members, writer or director.
We have some Special Surprises for fans of this Rockin Classic;);)

Tunnel Vision Tuesday: SHOGUN ASSASSIN (1980)

The Mahoning Drive-in Theater & Exhumed films continue their legendary partnership by breaking new ground with TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS!
A weekday Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles. Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.
In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Join us on Tuesday, July 21st for a Special Screening of SHOGUN ASSASSIN (1980)

Schlock-O-Rama IV

They’re coming!  From the deepest depths of the ocean... from the soaring heights of the skies... from parts of the Earth unknown... the world’s most terrifying monsters are gathering for the biggest schlock show of them all!  On July 24-26, Exhumed Films and the Mahoning Drive-In Theater present SCHLOCK-O-RAMA IV, the colossal creature feature edition!  S-E-E!: Eight monumental motion pictures featuring some of the most marvelous mastodonic monsters ever conceived over two towering fear-filled nights!  Plus, as a bonus, we’ll have a special Sunday night double shock show featuring two superlative super-shockers from the 50’s!

Tunnel Vision Tuesday: GATES OF HELL (1980)

The Mahoning Drive-in Theater & Exhumed films continue their legendary partnership by breaking new ground with TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS!
A weekday Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles. Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.
In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Join us on Tuesday, July 28th for a Special Screening of Lucio Fulci’s GATES OF HELL (1980)

REEL WEIRD
Weekend 2020

It's time to get into something a little weird again at the drive-in!  Only one event each season brings together some truly off-the-wall, wacky and wild thematic double-bills: REEL WEIRD WEEKEND!  On July 31st-Aug. 2nd, Exhumed Films and the Mahoning Drive-In will present the third annual assemblage of the absurd and the unconventional.  Prepare yourself to witness human beings melt before your eyes, alien invasions of the strangest kind, and two of the most uncanny cinematic flimflams you will never unsee!

Tunnel Vision Tuesday:
DESTROY ALL MONSTERS (1968)

The Mahoning Drive-in Theater & Exhumed films continue their legendary partnership by breaking new ground with TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS!
A weekday Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles. Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.
In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Join us on Tuesday, August 4th for a Special Screening of DESTROY ALL MONSTERS (1968)

IFC Present:
Forbidden Planet NYC &
Shudder Present:
PLANET MIDNIGHT!

Another very exciting partnership as we continue to expand our calendar into weekdays here at The Mahoning Drive-In Theater..
Join us on Thursday, August 6th for PLANET MIDNIGHT: Brought to you by IFC Midnight and Forbidden Planet in Partnership with Shudder!
Its a back-to-back sneak attack of horror, suspense and action as we present a modern day double bill for the ages..
The BABADOOK (IFC)
  followed by
REVENGE (Shudder)

Troma-thon
2020

**SATURDAY IS SOLD OUT!**
On AUGUST 7th & 8th, it's a total Troma takeover of The Mahoning Drive-In Theater!Troma is teaming up with “The World's Greatest Drive-in” to create an unparalleled horror/comedy/scifi/grindhouse experience featuring SIX
Troma-tizing films over two nights!
Although Lloyd had to cancel his appearance: we have a ton of Special Guests, music, giveaways, raffles, cosplay, short films each night!

Tunnel Vision Tuesday: ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 (1976)

The Mahoning Drive-in Theater & Exhumed films continue their legendary partnership by breaking new ground with TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS!
A weekday Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles. Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.
In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Join us on Tuesday, August 11th for a Special Screening of John Carpenters ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13

REEL RUMBLE Weekend

Get Ready To Make History.. And Get Ready To Rumble!
On August 14th-15th, The Mahoning Drive-in Theater & LVAC Team UP to bring you 2 nights of all out WRESTLING Entertainment Under The Stars!!
Gates open at 6p each night and you're going to want to get a good spot for our LIVE WRESTLING Exhibition!! That's Right. We will have a squared circle set up under the Massive Mahoning Screen for some high flying family fun as the sun drops!
Don't be a Jabroni; stick it out for the long haul as we're bringing a TagTeam of Classic Films to follow. Plus Lots of Special Surprises.

Tunnel Vision Tuesday: SCANNERS (1981)

The Mahoning Drive-in Theater & Exhumed films continue their legendary partnership by breaking new ground with TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS!
A weekday Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles. Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.
In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Join us on Tuesday, August 18th for a Special Screening of David Cronenbergs SCANNERS (1981).

Adventure '85

On August 21 & 22, The Mahoning Drive-In Theater invites you to adventure like it's 1985! In these trying times, it's important to treasure our friends who've carried us through hardship and have accompanied us on our own adventures, big or small.

We open our incredible journey with a map; an ancient pirate map that takes us to deep underground to a mystical (and often dangerous) world below in the Richard Donner classic, THE GOONIES. Next, we return to the planet's surface and continue onward... to space! EXPLORERS by Joe Dante will inspire us to reach new heights (literally)!

Tunnel Vision Tuesday: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

The Mahoning Drive-in Theater & Exhumed films continue their legendary partnership by breaking new ground with TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS!
A weekday Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles. Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.
In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Join us on Tuesday, August 25th for a Special Screening of Tobe Hoopers horror masterpiece TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE (1974).

BEETLEJUICE

Come join us as we present a very special THURSDAY SINGLE FEATURE of BEETLEJUICE on 35mm!
And what better partners to help us expand here at The Mahoning than the always supportive Carbon/Lehigh Chamber..

THURSDAY, August 27th: CHAMBER NIGHT AT THE MAHONING DRIVE-IN THEATER. This event will be filled with fun, so bring your family, friends and invite the neighbors ~ The more the merrier! We know we could all use an escape;)

THE BRUCE CAMPBELL
KEEP YOUR DISTANCE TOUR

All right, you primitive screwheads, listen up! Exhumed Films and The Mahoning Drive-In are teaming up to bring you the baddest, bloodiest big-screen bash of the summer!
On August 28-29, we are thrilled to present BRUCE CAMPBELL LIVE!! On his KEEP YOUR DISTANCE TOUR, hosted by the Commander-in-Chin himself, Bruce Campbell! Thats right, the legendary genre icon will join us on the drive-in lot for a full weekend showcasing some of his greatest feature films. Bruce will conduct a live, on-site Q & A each night before the marathon, which will be broadcast on the Mahoning's huge screen so you can watch and listen via FM radio from the safety and comfort of your vehicle!

1 Night Only:
Double-Bill of Death!

On Sunday, August 30th, Exhumed Films and the Mahoning Drive-In Theater, in association with Grindhouse Releasing, present the Double-Bill of Death:  THE BEYOND (1981) and LAKE OF DEATH (2019)!

Lucio (ZOMBIE, GATES OF HELL) Fulcis uncut, gore-splattered nightmare, THE BEYOND, returns to the BIG drive-in screen along with the North American Theatrical Premiere of LAKE OF DEATH, a stylish and atmospheric new Norwegian horror film distributed by Grindhouse Releasing!  

Tunnel Vision Tuesday: DEATH WISH (1974)

TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS continues with even More Madness in September!
A Legendary Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles..
Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.
In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Join us on Tuesday, September 1st for a Special Screening of DEATH WISH (1974). Starring the incomparable Charles Bronson & directed by Michael Winner.


FRIDAY THE 13TH  w/ Ari Lehman

We’re so excited that we decided to get things started early with a special Thursday night screening of Sean S. Cunninghams FRIDAY THE 13TH (1980) on original 35mm!  Come see the Fully Uncut Version of the film that started it all!  But... that isn't all!  
Actor Ari Lehman, the man who played the boy Jason, will be in attendance!  Ari will be signing autographs, meeting fans and appearing for socially distant photo-ops.  Mr. Lehman will be back for night one of Camp Blood, but here’s your chance to see him both on and off the screen!

Camp Blood VI
(3 Nights of Terror)

Camp Blood is back, and this time it is bigger than ever!  On Sept 4-6, Labor Day weekend, Exhumed Films and the Mahoning Drive-In Theater present Camp Blood VI!  Just when you thought surviving two nights of slasher movie mayhem on the big BIG screen was easy, we've added a third night of fright film fun!PLEASE

NOTE: Due to the very high demand for this event we will be adding additional steps to your check-out process..NAMES ARE REQUIRED AT CHECKOUT -This is to avoid any scammers + scalpers.IDs REQUIRED at the gate to verify purchaser.-you may purchase multiple tickets under 1 name but MUST arrive in the SAME VEHICLE. There's a LIMIT of 5 TICKETS per purchase!-This is to avoid any mass purchase. And Limit you to ONLY PURCHASING FOR THOSE IN YOUR VEHICLE!!! No Refunds

Tunnel Vision Tuesday: Phantasm (1979)

TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS continues with even More Madness in September!
A Legendary Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles..
Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.
In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Join us on Tuesday, September 8th for a Special Screening of PHANTASM (1979).

Universal Monster Mash IV

This September, The Mahoning Drive-In Theater's favorite collective of creatures returns for UNIVERSAL MONSTER MASH IV! Our fourth installment of our most monstrous party of the year, and it's packed with even more classic ghoulish goodness!

FRIDAY, Sep. 11 ~
Son of Frankenstein (1939)
Son of Dracula (1943)
Son of a- Special Secret Feature!

SATURDAY, Sep. 12 ~
Phantom of the Opera (1943)
Werewolf of London (1935)
Abbott & Costello Meet The Mummy (1955)

Cycle Sunday: RAD! (1986)

On Sunday, September 13th: The Mahoning Drive-in is flashing back to 86 with the Most Epic Biking Adventure Film Ever.. RAD! (1986).
Join us as we strap up our helmets, tighten those pads & Hit The HellTrack! Be sure to load up your gear - load up the car with your bros and Head To The Mahoning;)

Tunnel Vision Tuesday: Jackie Chan’s Project A

TUNNEL VISION TUESDAYS continues with even More Madness in September!
A Legendary Film Series dedicated to shining a light on classic Genre, Horror & Cult titles..
Each evening will feature an extended preshow of retro trailers, shorts & cartoons - followed by a single feature.
In true Mahoning/Exhumed style, all titles will be presented on original 35mm film!

Join us on Tuesday, September 15th for a Special Screening of Jackie Chan's PROJECT A (1983).