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Address: Route 26, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607
Phone Number: (315) 482-3874
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Vacationing in the 1000 Islands area and spent one evening at the Bay Drive-In. Enjoyed the experience but next time I would take lawn chairs or a blanket. It was a stretch for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
lgoodyear
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Vacationing in the 1000 Islands area and spent one evening at the Bay Drive-In. Enjoyed the experience but next time I would take lawn chairs or a blanket. It was a stretch for all of us in the back to see over the heads of those in the front.

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Thank lgoodyear
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was by far my absolute favorite thing to do when living in the 1000 islands area. We would get there early and bring the kids sleeping bags and lay them out in the back of our SUV. We would enjoy an affordable dinner, relax, and then the kids would fall asleep just in time for our movie. The weather... More 

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Thank Sazco4
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The entire visit was enjoyable- good prices for the movies and food, friendly staff, no problems finding parking. Bring bug spray. The North Country has lots of mosquitos!

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Thank Colleen R
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cashier at the entrance was very friendly and the price was excellent! There was plenty of space to park but the line at the popcorn stand was very long and very slow. Fun idea: we brought a blow up mattress for the bed of the truck, minus the bugs, it was a great idea :)

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Thank Elena0607
Clayton, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two screens twice the fun. The great thing about living in northern New York is the drive-in theaters. No one wants to stay inside during the awesome summers. With two screens, you get twice the options.

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Thank Kirk H
Richmond, VA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fun and affordable place for anyone to go. With two screens and the ability to crossover between shows, there will almost always be a great lineup of first run movies to see. One of the best parts is the price. You can catch two first run movies for less than the price of one at your typical... More 

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Thank CHoulihan4
Syracuse, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

This is one of our favorite places in A-Bay! The grounds are clean, the staff is friendly and the prices are perfect. We were in such shock at how good the snack foods were and how low the prices were. Wished we could visit more often and make this our regular theater.

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Thank Cheryl H
Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

While on vacation in the area we went to the drive in. The screen is nice, sound quality is good and the overall feel is safe. Great value for what you get. Even the concession prices were reasonable. An added plus was the other movie goers were polite and there to enjoy the movies.

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Thank 462catec
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

We got there early and drove around to find the best spot. I didn't bring bug spray because I saw a posting that there were no bugs...we has to close up the car and run it because were needed the a/C on

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Thank Stacie L
Rochester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

We frequent the Bay Drive-In several times a summer. Compared to other drive-ins the sound quality is fabulous and admission and food are ver inexpensive. My kids love going...we even find ourselves going to the same movie twice in one weekend! This hidden gem is off the beaten path and a must visit on your next trip! Tip: Cash Only... More 

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