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Galaxy Drive-in Theatre

Address: 5301 N. IH-45, Garrett, Ennis, TX 75119
Phone Number: 972 875 5505
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Ranked #1 of 1 Fun and Games in Ennis
Type: Movie theaters, Fun & Games
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Type: Movie theaters, Fun & Games

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1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I like the price. 2 movies for a very low price will keep me coming back. The snack bar isn't too bad for the price. You do have to deal with the weather so avoid this location during rainy days. Be aware during the summer movies start much later due to the TX sun than they do in the winter.... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

A drive in movie was on my bucket list since I had not been to one since I was a teenager. Absolutely loved it and it brought back lots of memories. Great place and great concession stand. Bring your mosquito spray and lawn chairs. Great for the family and a value!

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Lewisville, Texas
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Our entire family (with kids ages 6 months to 4 years) were able to watch the movie from the comfort and privacy of our SUV. It was great, we had enough space for everyone and we weren't worried about the kids bothering others. Movie quality and sound was great.

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Dallas, Texas
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We have been coming here since it opened although it gets so crowded now that the secret is out!! $7 for 2 movies is a steal. They show all the latest releases. I think the owners now try to pack too many ppl into the screens for bug features and for someone in the back makes for a not so... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The price per person and the snackbar prices are a great value. They say movies starts at 8:30 but wasnt dark enough until 9:00. 1st movie ended at midnight. We listened on the car radio in the air conditioning. I will go back in the Fall or Winter when it gets dark sooner and the nights are a bit cooler.

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Fairfield, Texas, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Better than a movie theatre. Kids can roam and you can bring your fur kids too. The snack bar could use improvement. $3.00 for a stale burger with dried cheese to me is a bit much. Nacho cheese looks fresh and they really should offer at least one free drink refill . You definitely have to use your own radio... More 

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Ennis, Texas
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

They have 5 (or is it 6) screens, a miniature golf course and a WONDERFUL snack bar. Reasonable prices. They kids have a place to play and it has been a safe place to spend an evening. If you go during mosquito season make sure you bring some good outdoor repellent with DEET. And if you go during the really... More 

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Garland, Texas
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Great price of $6 per person. The concession stands were not great and had an extremely long wait time. If you get the funnel cake do not get a topping completely ruined the cake. The digital projectors make for a good showing, though the subtitles were difficult to read from near the back. I would suggest getting there early, we... More 

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Baguio, Philippines
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115 reviews 115 reviews
64 attraction reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

First drive-in theater experience did not disappoint. Got there an hour early on a Friday night to secure a good spot and beat traffic (had to go through Dallas traffic). We had no problem finding the place (just look for huge white screens/boards). There was a putt-putt course in front (small area and looked old). 3 cashiers welcome you when... More 

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Ennis, Texas
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106 reviews 106 reviews
21 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

For those of you old enough to remember when Drive Inns were all over the country, this is one. It is not old but really brings back the experience. A really nice experience, remember how hot its in in Texas in the summer.

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