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Shankweiler's Drive In Theatre

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4540 Shankweiler Rd, Orefield, PA 18069-2401
+1 610-481-0800
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Loveee this place

Family friendly, organized & clean. They have double features ($10 for adults-ya really can't beat... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joujou N
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New York City, New York
Birthday movies

Cool place with double features. The people are nice but the movies are mostly animated for the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
James M
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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
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4540 Shankweiler Rd, Orefield, PA 18069-2401
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family friendly, organized & clean. They have double features ($10 for adults-ya really can't beat that price). The concessions are very affordable and they have a wide variety to choose from. This is a lot of fun.

Thank Joujou N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Cool place with double features. The people are nice but the movies are mostly animated for the little ones. Much cheaper than the theater.

Thank James M
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

I have a goal to see movies at at least 10 different drive-ins this Summer. I thought that since this was the oldest in the country, it would be a great addition to my list. I shot the theater an email to let them know...More

Thank Timchavers
Reviewed June 12, 2017

This is a classic. Shankweiler's is the oldest drive in theatre in operation in the country. Well worth the drive

Thank peter k
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Recently attended on a Saturday night for a double feature - $10 per person. 2 movies for $10!!! First feature starts after sundown, but coming early for a good viewing spot is recommended. Wife and I watched from the front seats of our car, but...More

Thank travelmonkey71
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Our first drive In theater experience for a family with two young boys and was amazing. Plenty of area for the kids to play outside before the movie started we got 2 movies for the price of 1, you can get a lot of variety...More

1  Thank Damian R
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

This is such a nice change from the normal. Drive ins were big when I was a kid, so I was excited to take my family for the first time in 2013 and we try to go once a year now. Get there early and...More

Thank Cynthia V
Reviewed July 3, 2016

This place is always fun to go to on a Saturday night! My recommendation is you need to get there early! If you have a big car, they can only be parked in the first two rows or something like that, otherwise you have to...More

Thank travler7237
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

It takes us about an hour to get to this drive in but it is definitely worth the trip! It is a very nice drive in. Nice snack bar. Friendly smiling employees. Clean bathrooms. We always have fun even if the movie ends up only...More

Thank JoeBWhiz
Reviewed February 8, 2016

We go to Shankweilers Drive-In multiple times a summer. It is clean, great audio, good food selection and just plain ole fun!

Thank Roman98
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